18.424 Seminar in Information Theory


Class Info

Considers various topics in information theory, including data compression, Shannon's Theorems, and error-correcting codes. Students present and discuss the subject matter. Instruction and practice in written and oral communication provided. Enrollment limited.

This class has 6.041B, 18.05, 18.600, 18.06, 18.700, and 18.701 as prerequisites.

18.424 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by P. W. Shor.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 2-132.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a CI-M.

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