Information Theory

CS683/CMPE683 : Spring 2007-2008

Reading Material

The material covered in class will be mostly taken from the textbook. Any additional readings will be assigned in the class. Many of the handouts will be available on the web as pdf documents. You are responsible to print those handouts for yourself from the class web page at:

http://suraj.lums.edu.pk/cs683

We will request a print quota of 100 pages for each registered student. Some of the handouts which will not be available on the web will be copied and distributed in class; extra copies will be available from us.

We will be using the following books for the course:

Title
Author
Status
1
Elements of Information Theory
Cover and Thomas
Required
2
A First Course in Information Theory
Raymond Yeung
Suggested
3
An Introduction to Information Theory
Fazlollah Reza
Suggested
4
An Introduction to Information Theory
John Pierce
Suggested