Monika Polak 568 Science & Engineering Building
Department of Mathematics Oakland University Rochester, MI, 48309
Research  Combinatorial Algebraic Geometry, Tropical Superelliptic Curves, Coding Theory, Cryptography
Education  PhD Mathematics, 2016, Maria CurieSkłodowska University, Lublin, Poland
 MS Mathematics, 2016, Maria CurieSkłodowska University, Lublin, Poland
Experience  Visiting Scholar, Oakland University, 20172018
 Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Information Science and Technology, Ohrid, R.
Macedonia, 20162017
Papers  Tropical superelliptic curves (with T. Shaska), in progress
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, Algorithms for generation of Ramanujan graphs, other Expanders and related LDPC codes, Annales Informatica, Volume 15, no. 2 (2015) pp 1421.
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, On LDPC codes based on families of expanding graphs of increasing girth without edgetransitive automorphism groups, Springer, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Volume 448 (2014), pp 7488.
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, On stream cipher based on a family of graphs D(n, q) of increasing girth, Albanian J. Math., Volume 8 (2014), no. 2, pp 3745.
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, On new expanders of unbounded degree for practical applications in Informatics, Dopovidi Akademii nauk Ukrainskoi RSR, 2014, no. 12, pp 4450.
 M. Polak, U. Romanczuk, V. Ustimenko, A. Wroblewska, On the applications of Extremal Graph Theory to Coding Theory and Cryptography, Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics, Volume 43 (2013) pp 329342.
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, Examples of Ramanujan and expander graphs for practical applications, Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems 2013, pp 499505, Proceedings in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
 M. Polak, V. Ustimenko, LDPC Codes based on algebraic graphs, Annales Informatica AI, Volume 12, no. 3 (2012), pp 107119.
