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M.Sc. Peihong Yuan

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Communications Engineering (Prof. Kramer)

Postal address

Theresienstr. 90
80333 München


  • Research Assistant at the Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich, since November 2015
  • Master in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Munich, 2015

Research Interests

  • Channel Coding (Turbo, LDPC and Polar codes)
  • Coded Modulation
  • Probabilistic Amplitude Shaping


  • Advanced Topics in Signal Processing (TA, SS2016)
  • Machine Learning for Communications (Probabilistic Graphical Models, TA, WS2017)
  • Coded Modulation (TA, SS2018 - )
  • System Aspects in Communications (TA, WS2018 - )
  • Communications Laboratory (Image Coding, Diversity in Mobile Communications, SS2016 - )
  • Wireless Communications Laboratory (SS2019 - )


Available Theses

Master's Theses

Polar Coding with Non-Binary Kernels

Adaptive List Decoding for Polar Codes

Theses in Progress



  • Wiegart, T., Prinz, T., Steiner, F. and Yuan, P.: Design of Polar Codes for Parallel Channels with an Average Power Constraint. International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2019 more…


  • P. Yuan, F. Steiner: Efficient Decoding Algorithms for Polar Codes based on 2x2 Non-Binary Kernels. International Symposium on Turbo Codes & Iterative Information Processing, Dec 2018 more…
  • Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.: Successive Cancellation List Decoding of BMERA Codes with Application to Higher-Order Modulation. International Symposium on Turbo Codes & Iterative Information Processing, Dec 2018 more…
  • T. Wiegart, F. Steiner, T. Prinz, P. Yuan: Polar Code Design for Parallel Channels. Munich Doctoral Seminar on Communications 2018, Jul 2018 more…
  • Yuan, P.; Steiner, F.; Prinz, T.; Böcherer, G.: Flexible IR-HARQ Scheme for Polar-Coded Modulation. IEEE Wireless Commun. Netw. Conf. (WCNC), Apr 2018 more…


  • Prinz, T.; Steiner, F.; Yuan, P.: Pretty Good Codes for Short Packets. 30. Sitzung der ITG Fachgruppe „Angewandte Informationstheorie”, Oct 2017 more…
  • Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.; Böcherer, G.; Steiner, F.; İşcan, O.; Böhnke, R.; Xu, W.: Polar Coded Probabilistic Amplitude Shaping for Short Packets. IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications, Jul 2017 more…
  • Steiner, F.; Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.: Overview of Forward Error Correction Schemes for Short Blocklengths. Workshop on Information and Communication Theory in Control Systems, May 2017 more…
  • Böcherer, G.; Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.; Steiner, F.: Efficient Polar Code Construction for Higher-Order Modulation. IEEE Wireless Commun. Netw. Conf. (WCNC), Mar 2017 more…