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Spring 2011-2012
* ELE 486  

Transmission and Compression of Information

Sergio Verdú

Historical overview of digital communications. Introductory information theory. Data compression. Error detection and correction code. Baseband transmission systems and optimum reception. Digital modulation and demodulation.

Sample reading list:
D. McKay, Information Theory (Cambridge University Press)

Reading/Writing assignments:
9-10 problem sets during the semester.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 25%
Final Exam - 45%
Problem set(s) - 30%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 301 and ORF 309 are prerequisites..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42092 L01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm T Th   Friend Center   205   Enrolled:7 Limit:15