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Spring 2013-2014
* ELE 486 / APC 486  

Transmission and Compression of Information

Emmanuel A. Abbe

Introduction to information theory. Algorithms for data compression. Principles of error correcting codes. Digital modulation and demodulation.

Sample reading list:
T. Cover, J. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory
R. Gallagher, Principles of Digital Communication

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..

Other information:
No textbook is required for this course, however, the textbooks listed may be suggested as for reading.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42685 L01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm T Th   Friend Center   111   Enrolled:7 Limit:20