Jan 17, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
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ECNG 526/5236 - Information Theory and Coding (3 cr.)



Prerequisites
   or equivalent.

Description
Introduction to information theory and source and channel codes and their decoders. Topics include measures of information, entropy, and channel capacity in single and multiple antenna systems; Shannon’s source and channel coding theorems; Rate distortion theory; Linear block codes including Reed-Solomon codes; convolutional codes; Turbo codes and LDPC codes. Emphasis on decoder implementation and reference to usage of different codes in communications standards.


 



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