APMA 1710 S01 [CRN: 16037]Information theory is the study of the fundamental limits of information transmission and storage. This course, intended primarily for advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students, offers a broad introduction to information theory and its applications: Entropy and information, lossless data compression, communication in the presence of noise, channel capacity, channel coding, source-channel separation, lossy data compression. Prerequisite: one course in probability.
- Fall 2017
- 09:00 - 09:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Sep 6, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017