Welcome to the Integrated Information Systems (IIS) Laboratory web site. Our lab was founded in 2000 at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering to study wireless communication networks. Our group currently consists of Prof. Elza Erkip and her students.


  • General Co-Chair, ISIT 2013, July 7-12, 2013.
  • Kagan Bakanoglu successfully defended his Ph.D. in Jan 2012.
  • Elza Erkip: IEEE Fellow for contributions to multi-user and cooperative communications (effective January 1, 2011).
  • Elza Erkip: Technical Program Co-Chair, WiOpt? 2011
  • Elza Erkip: Finalist, The New York Academy of Sciences Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists, 2010.
  • Elza Erkip: Tutorial at ISIT 2010: “Information Theoretic Foundations of Cooperative Networks”