Molecular Communication and Information Theory Laboratory
EckfordLab, the Molecular Communication and Information Theory Laboratory under the supervision of Professor Andrew Eckford, is located in the Lassonde School of Engineering at York University, Toronto, Canada. The lab is concerned with problems involving molecular communication, computational biology, and information theory.
- A. Noel, S. Monabbati, D. Makrakis, and A. W. Eckford, "Modeling interference-free neuron spikes with optogenetic stimulation," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological, and Multi-Scale Communications.
- H. Awan, K. Zeid, R. S. Adve, N. Wallbridge, C. Plummer, and A. W. Eckford, "Communication in plants: Comparison of multiple action potential and mechanosensitive signals with experiments," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience.
- Prof. Eckford will be speaking at the JTG/IEEE ITSoc Summer School in Information Theory, Signal Processing, Telecommunication, and Networking, IIT Kanpur, India, July 6-9, 2020.
- EckfordLab's work on plant action potentials was covered in Epoch Times Magazine (Israel).
- Featured Article in the December 2018 issue of IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering:
A. Noel, D. Makrakis, and A. W. Eckford, "Distortion distribution of neural spike train sequence matching with optogenetics," IEEE TBME, vol. 65, no. 12, pp. 2814-2826, Dec. 2018. arXiv