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VE650 – Coding Theory


Credits: 3 credits


Degree Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Terms Offered: Fall


This course covers the theories of channel code and source coding. The topics of channel coding include, the theory of channel coding for reliable communication and computer memories, error correcting codes, linear, cyclic and convolutional codes, encoding and decoding algorithms, performance evaluation of codes on a variety of channels. Source coding topics include: a variety of source coding techniques such as quantization, block quantization, and differential, predictive, transform and tree coding, introduction to rate-distortion theory, and applications to data compression and speed/image coding.

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