Siddharth Jain

That's me 

Siddharth Jain
Advisor: Professor Jehoshua (Shuki) Bruck
Electrical Engineering Department
Email: sidjain at caltech dot edu
Phone: +1-6266521958
Photo Credits: Prachi Parihar
Erdős Number: 2

Research Interests

  • Quality, Privacy and Value of Data
  • Constrained Systems - Coding, Networks
  • Disease Genomics, DNA Storage and Computational Biology


Sept 24, 2019: Our work related to Cancer Classification was accepted to LMRL workshop at NeurIPS 2019

June 20, 2019: We filed a patent on "Mutation Profile and related labeled Genomic Components, Methods and Systems".

May 17, 2019: Our work "Data Equals Money, But How Much? On Mathematical Methods for Data Pricing" got accepted in CodML workshop in ICML

Apr 1, 2019: I successfully defended my PhD thesis "Decoding the Past" [Link]

Mar 21, 2019: I gave an invited talk at Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS) at John Hopkins

Feb 13, 2019: I gave an invited graduation day talk at ITA Workshop in San Diego

Jan 11, 2019: Our article on Cancer Classification using healthy DNA is available on bioRxiv [Link]

Jan 11, 2019: Our article on the statistical bias present in short tandem repeats in amplified samples on TCGA is now available on bioRxiv [Link]


  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Communications
  • Reviewer for ACM Transactions on Algorithms
  • Reviewer for AAAS Science Advances
  • Reviewer for Frontiers in Physiology
  • Reviewer for IEEE Communication Letters
  • Reviewer for IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)