Serge Kas Hanna

Portrait of Serge Kas Hanna 

PhD Candidate
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rutgers University
CoRE 733
Piscataway Township, NJ 08854


Short Bio

  • PhD candidate at the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of Rutgers University.

  • Visited Aalto University in Finland as a researcher during summer 2016.

  • Former PhD candidate at the ECE department of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT).

  • Working at the CSI lab with Dr. Salim El Rouayheb.

  • Received my master's degree in Information and Communication engineering from the Lebanese University - Doctoral School in 2015.

  • Received my engineering diploma in Telecommunication and Computer from the Lebanese University Faculty of Engineering.

Research Interests

Primary Interests

  • Coding Theory

  • Information Theory

  • Distributed Storage Systems

Secondary Interests

  • Signal Processing

  • Wireless Communication



  1. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, Guess & Check Codes for Deletions and Synchronization, IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, 2017.

  2. M. Khoder, S. Kas Hanna, J. Khoder and R. Younes, Multi-Criteria Classification Method for Dimensionality Reduction Adapted to Hyperspectral Images, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS), 2017.


  • “Guess & Check Codes for Deletions and Synchronization”, IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, 2017. (Slides)