Information Theory

CS683/CMPE683 : Spring 2007-2008

Course Outline

Description:

This course covers information theory and coding. The limits of data communication and data compression are taught by considering channel and source coding. Rate distortion theory and Network coding will be discussed if permitted by time.

Prerequisites:

Applied Probability, or
Stochastic Systems, or
Advanced Probability Background

Detailed Contents:

See Handout #2 (Course Outline) in the Handouts Section.