Information and Coding Theory - Autumn 2014
TTIC 31200/CMSC 37220
T Th 10:30-11:50, TTIC Room 530
Instructors: Madhur Tulsiani and Shi Li
Information and Coding Theory - Autumn 2014
TTIC 31200/CMSC 37220
T Th 10:30-11:50, TTIC Room 530
Instructors: Madhur Tulsiani and Shi Li
This course is meant to serve as an introduction to some basic concepts in information theory and error-correcting codes, and some of their applications in computer science and statistics. We plan to cover the following topics:
The course will have 3-4 homeworks. Each student will also be expected to scribe 1-2 lectures.
There is no textbook for this course. A useful reference is ``Elements of Information Theory'' by T. M. Cover and J. A. Thomas. Also take a look at the resources section below.
Homeworks
Lecture Plan and Notes
Resources