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VE550 – Information Theory
Credits: 3 credits
Degree Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Terms Offered: Fall
This course covers both basic and advanced topics of information theory. It includes the following contents: the concepts of source, channel, rate of transmission of information, entropy and mutual information, the noiseless coding theorem, noisy channels, the coding theorem for finite state zero memory channels, channel capacity, error bounds, parity check codes, source encoding.