Dr. Walsh received his BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees from Cornell University under the supervision of Dr. C. Richard Johnson, Jr. in 2002, 2004, and 2006, respectively. After completing a short postdoc at the University of British Columbia with Vikram Krishnamurthy in the summer of 2006, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Drexel University. He is a member of the IEEE, HKN, and TBP.
Degrees / Education
- PhD, Cornell University, 2006
- MS, Cornell University
- BS, Cornell University
Bounding the region of entropic vectors and its implications for the limits of communication networks, big data distributed storage systems, and graphical model based machine learning; efficient computation and analysis of rate regions for network coding and distributed storage: code construction, polyhedral computation, enumeration, hierarchy, and symmetry; Information Theory and Coding for Distributed and interactive function Computation, with applications in wireless resource controller design and computational learning architectures for big data processing systems; Machine Learning Assistance for and Enhancement to the Processing of Patents.
- 2011 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Program (NSF CAREER)