Information and Coding Theory - Winter 2021
TTIC 31200/CMSC 37220
T Th 1:00-2:20 (Zoom)
Discussion: F 2-3 pm (Gather)
Office hours: W 1-2 pm (Gather)
Instructor: Madhur Tulsiani
Information and Coding Theory - Winter 2021
TTIC 31200/CMSC 37220
T Th 1:00-2:20 (Zoom)
Discussion: F 2-3 pm (Gather)
Office hours: W 1-2 pm (Gather)
Instructor: Madhur Tulsiani
This course is meant to serve as an introduction to some basic concepts in information theory and error-correcting codes, and some of their applications in computer science and statistics. We plan to cover the following topics:
The course will have 4-5 homeworks (60 percent) and a final (40 percent).
There is no textbook for this course. A useful reference is ``Elements of Information Theory'' by T. M. Cover and J. A. Thomas. Also take a look at the resources section below.
Access information for lectures, discussions and office hours, is available via the Canvas page for the course.
Homeworks and Announcements
Lecture Plan and Notes
Resources