Anand D. Sarwate
A. Walter Tyson Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Associate Member, Dept. of Statistics
Associate Member, Dept. of Computer Science
Associate Member, WINLAB
Affiliate Member, DIMACS

CoRE Building Rm. 517
Phone: +1-848-445-8516
Email: anand.sarwate@rutgers.edu

Office Hours (Fall 2017):
Monday 10-11 (CoRE 503)
Wednesday 11-12 (CoRE 503)
Publications
Preprints
  1. Y. Zhang, S. Vatedka, S. Jaggi, A. Sarwate, Quadratically Constrained Myopic Adversarial Channels, ArXiV report number arXiv:1801.05951 [cs.IT], January, 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  2. M. Ghassemi, Z. Shakeri, A.D. Sarwate, W.U. Bajwa, STARK: Structured Dictionary Learning Through Rank-one Tensor Recovery, ArXiV report number arXiv:1711.04887 [stat.ML], November, 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  3. B.K. Dey, S. Jaggi, M. Langberg, A.D. Sarwate, The benefit of a 1-bit jump-start, and the necessity of stochastic encoding, in jamming channels, ArXiV report number arXiv:1602.02384 [cs.IT], February, 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  4. T. Hazan, F. Orabona, A.D. Sarwate, S. Maji, T. Jaakkola, High Dimensional Inference with Random Maximum A-Posteriori Perturbations, ArXiV report number arXiv:1602.03571 [cs.LG], February, 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  5. S. Song, K. Chaudhuri, A.D. Sarwate, Learning from Data with Heterogeneous Noise using SGD, ArXiV report number arXiv:1412.5617 [cs.LG], December, 2014. [BibTeX entry]
  6. A. Chatterjee, A.D. Sarwate, S. Vishwanath, Generalized Opinion Dynamics from Local Optimization Rules, ArXiV report number arXiv:1409.7614 [math.DS], September, 2014. [BibTeX entry]
  7. F. Orabona, T. Hazan, A.D. Sarwate, T. Jaakkola, On Measure Concentration of Random Maximum A-Posteriori Perturbations, ArXiV report number arXiv:1310.4227 [cs.LG], , 2014. [BibTeX entry]
  8. S. Sabato, A.D. Sarwate, N. Srebro, Auditing: Active Learning with Outcome-Dependent Query Costs, ArXiV report number arXiv:1306.2347 [cs.LG], June, 2013. [BibTeX entry]
  9. A.D. Sarwate, M. Gastpar, Relaxing the Gaussian AVC, ArXiV report number arXiv:1204.2587v1 [cs.IT], September, 2012. [BibTeX entry]
Journal Papers
  1. A. Lalitha, T. Javidi, A.D. Sarwate, Social Learning and Distributed Hypothesis Testing, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory : to appear 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  2. Z. Shakeri, A.D. Sarwate, W.U. Bajwa, Identifiability of Kronecker-structured Dictionaries for Tensor Data, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing : to appear 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  3. K. Kalantari, L. Sankar, A.D. Sarwate, Robust Privacy-Utility Tradeoffs under Differential Privacy and Hamming Distortion, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security 13(11): pp. 2816--2830, November 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  4. Z. Shakeri, W.U. Bajwa, A.D. Sarwate, Minimax Lower Bounds on Dictionary Learning for Tensor Data, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 64(4): pp. 2706--2726, April 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  5. A. Bijral, A.D. Sarwate, N. Srebro, Data Dependent Convergence For Consensus Stochastic Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 62(9): pp. 4483--4498, September 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  6. J. Ming, E. Verner, A. Sarwate, R. Kelly, C. Reed, T. Kahleck, R. Silva, S. Panta, J. Turner, S. Plis, V. Calhoun, COINSTAC: Decentralizing the future of brain imaging analysis, F1000Research 6(1512): August 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  7. S. Plis, A.D. Sarwate, D. Wood, C. Dieringer, D. Landis, C. Reed, S.R. Panta, J.A. Turner, J.M. Shoemaker, K.W. Carter, P. Thompson, K. Hutchison, V.D. Calhoun, COINSTAC: A Privacy Enabled Model and Prototype for Leveraging and Processing Decentralized Brain Imaging Data, Frontiers in Neuroscience 10(365): August 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  8. C. Huang, L. Sankar, A.D. Sarwate, Designing Incentive Schemes For Privacy-Sensitive Users, Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality 7(1): pp. 99--127, March 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  9. N.D. Goldstein, A.D. Sarwate, Privacy, security, and the public health researcher in the era of electronic health record research, Online Journal of Public Health Informatics 8(3): pp. e207, 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  10. A.D. Sarwate, T. Javidi, Distributed Learning of Distributions via Social Sampling, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 60(1): pp. 34--45, January 2015. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  11. N.P. Santhanam, A.D. Sarwate, J.O. Woo, Redundancy of Exchangeable Estimators, Entropy 16(10): pp. 5339--5357, October 2014. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  12. A.D. Sarwate, S.M. Plis, J.A. Turner, M.R. Arbabshirani, V.D. Calhoun, Sharing privacy-sensitive access to neuroimaging and genetics data: a review and preliminary validation, Frontiers in Neuroinformatics 8(35): 2014. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  13. K. Chaudhuri, A.D. Sarwate, K. Sinha, A Near-Optimal Algorithm for Differentially-Private Principal Components, Journal of Machine Learning Research 14: pp. 2905--2943, September 2013. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  14. A.D. Sarwate, K. Chaudhuri, Signal processing and machine learning with differential privacy: theory, algorithms, and challenges, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 30(5): pp. 86--94, September 2013. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  15. X. Jiang, A.D. Sarwate, L. Ohno-Machado, Privacy Technology to Share Data for Comparative Effectiveness Research : a systematic review, Medical Care 51(8 Suppl. 3): pp. S58--S65, August 2013. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  16. B.K. Dey, S. Jaggi, M. Langberg, A.D. Sarwate, Upper Bounds on the Capacity of Binary Channels with Causal Adversaries, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 59(6): pp. 3753--3763, June 2013. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  17. A.D. Sarwate, S. Checkoway, H. Shacham, Risk-Limiting Audits and the Margin of Victory in Nonplurality Elections, Statistics, Politics and Policy 3(3): pp. 29--64, December 2012. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  18. S.A. Vinterbo, A.D. Sarwate, A. Boxwala, Protecting Count Queries in Study Design, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 19(5): pp. 750--757, September 2012. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  19. A.D. Sarwate, A.G. Dimakis, The Impact of Mobility on Gossip Algorithms, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 58(3): pp. 1731--1742, March 2012. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  20. A.D. Sarwate, M. Gastpar, List-Decoding for the Arbitrarily Varying Channel Under State Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 58(3): pp. 1372--1384, March 2012. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  21. K. Chaudhuri, C. Monteleoni, A.D. Sarwate, Differentially private empirical risk minimization, Journal of Machine Learning Research 12: pp. 1069--1109, March 2011. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  22. A.D. Sarwate, M. Gastpar, A little feedback can simplify sensor network cooperation, IEEE Journal of Selected Areas in Communication, Special Issue on Simple Wireless Sensor Networking Solutions 28(7): pp. 1159--1168, September 2010. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  23. A.D. Sarwate, M. Gastpar, Rateless codes for AVC models, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 56(7): pp. 3105--3114, July 2010. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  24. K. Eswaran, A.D. Sarwate, A. Sahai, M. Gastpar, Zero-rate feedback can achieve the empirical capacity, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 56(1): pp. 25--39, January 2010. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  25. T.C. Aysal, M.E. Yildiz, A.D. Sarwate, A. Scaglione, Broadcast Gossip Algorithms for Consensus, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing 57(7): pp. 2748--2761, July 2009. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  26. A.G. Dimakis, A.D. Sarwate, M.J. Wainwright, Geographic Gossip: Efficient Averaging for Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing 56(3): pp. 1205--1215, March 2008. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  27. A.D. Sarwate, V. Anantharam, Exact emulation of a priority queue with a switch and delay lines, Queuing Systems : Theory and Applications 53(3): pp. 115--125, July 2006. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
Conference Papers
  1. Z. Shakeri, A.D. Sarwate, W.U. Bajwa, Identifiability of Kronecker-structured Dictionaries for Tensor Data, Proceedings of the 52nd Asilomar Conference on Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, oct 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  2. D. Bittner, A.D. Sarwate, R. Wright, Using Noisy Binary Search for Differentially Private Anomaly Detection, Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Cyber Security Cryptography and Machine Learning (CSCML 2018), jun 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  3. H. Imtiaz, A.D. Sarwate, Improved Algorithms for Differentially Private Orthogonal Tensor Decomposition, Proceedings of the 43rd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2018), April 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  4. M. Ghassemi, N. Goela, A.D. Sarwate, Global Optimality in Inductive Matrix Completion, Proceedings of the 43rd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2018), April 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  5. S. Xiong, A.D. Sarwate, N.B. Mandayam, Defending Against Packet-Size Side-Channel Attacks in IoT Networks, Proceedings of the 43rd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2018), April 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  6. H. Imtiaz, A.D. Sarwate, Differentially Private Distributed Principal Component Analysis, Proceedings of the 43rd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2018), April 2018. [BibTeX entry]
  7. M. Ghassemi, Z. Shakeri, A.D. Sarwate, W.U. Bajwa, STARK: Structured Dictionary Learning Through Rank-one Tensor Recovery, Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Workshop on Computational Advances in Multi-Sensor Adaptive Processing (CAMSAP 2017), December 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  8. H. Imtiaz, A.D. Sarwate, Differentially Private Canonical Correlation Analysis, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, November 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  9. B. Liu, C. Wen, A.D. Sarwate, M.M. Dehnavi, A Unified Optimization Approach for Sparse Tensor Operations on GPUs, Proceedings of the IEEE Cluster Conference 2017, September 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  10. Z. Shakeri, W.U. Bajwa, A.D. Sarwate, Sample Complexity Bounds for Dictionary Learning of Tensor Data, Proceedings of the 42nd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2017), pp. 4501--4505, March 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  11. N. Wojtalewicz, R. Silva, V. Calhoun, A. Sarwate, S. Plis, Decentralized Independent Vector Analysis, Proceedings of the 42nd IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2017), pp. 826--830, March 2017. [BibTeX entry]
  12. L. Wei, A.D. Sarwate, J. Corander, A. Hero, V. Tarokh, Analysis of a Privacy-preserving PCA Algorithm using Random Matrix Theory, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, pp. 1335--1339, December 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  13. M. Ghassemi, A.D. Sarwate, R. Wright, Differentially Private Online Active Learning with Applications to Anomaly Detection, Proceedings of the 9th ACM Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Security, pp. 117--128, October 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  14. A. Bijral, A.D. Sarwate, N. Srebro, Data-Dependent Bounds on Network Gradient Descent, Proceedings of the 54th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, pp. 869--874, September 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  15. B.K. Dey, S. Jaggi, M. Langberg, A.D. Sarwate, A bit of delay is sufficient and stochastic encoding is necessary to overcome online adversarial erasures, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, pp. 880--884, July 10--15 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  16. K. Kalantari, L. Sankar, A.D. Sarwate, Optimal Differential Privacy Mechanisms under Hamming Distortion for Structured Source Classes, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, pp. 2069--2073, July 10--15 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  17. Z. Shakeri, W.U. Bajwa, A.D. Sarwate, Minimax Lower Bounds for Kronecker-Structured Dictionary Learning, Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, pp. 1148--1152, July 10--15 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  18. H. Imtiaz, A.D. Sarwate, Symmetric Matrix Perturbation for Differentially-Private Principal Component Analysis, Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 2339--2343, March 2016. [BibTeX entry] [Local/OA version]
  19. H. Imtiaz, R. Silva, B. Baker, S.M. Plis, A.D. Sarwate, V.D. Calhoun, Privacy-preserving source separation for distributed data using independent component analysis, Proceedings of the 2016 Annual Conference on Information Science and Systems (CISS), pp. 123--127, March 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  20. L. Xie, S.M. Plis, A. Sarwate, Data Weighted Ensemble Learning for Privacy-Preserving Distributed Learning, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 2309--2313, March 2016. [BibTeX entry]
  21. S. Xiong, A.D. Sarwate, N.B. Mandayam, Randomized Requantization with Local Differential Privacy, Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 2189--2193, March 2016. [BibTeX entry]