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New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering    
 
    
 
  Feb 23, 2018
 
2013-2014 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EL-GY 6063 Information Theory

3 Credits
Mathematical information measures: entropy, relative entropy and mutual information. Assymptotic equipartition property, entropy rates of stochastic processes. Lossless source encoding theorems and source coding techniques. Channel capacity, differential entropy and the Gaussian channel. Lossy source coding rate distortion theory. Brief overview of network information theory.

Prerequisite(s): Graduate status and EL-GY 6303 .
Weekly Lecture Hours: 3 | Weekly Lab Hours: 0 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0



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