The UC Davis College of Engineer’s fourth annual Innovators Exhibit opened with a public reception on Feb. 26, 2016. Shu Lin, an adjunct professor in the UC Davis Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has become a world leader in the field of coding techniques. One of NASA’s recent missions, the IRIS Solar Observatory, communicated its results via a 7/8 low-density parity-check (LDPC) code developed by Lin, which