ECEN 5622 - Information Theory and Coding Course uri icon



  • Covers fundamental limits of data compression, reliable transmission of information and information storage.'' Topics include information measures, typicality, entropy rates of information sources, limits and algorithms for lossless data compression, mutual information, and limits of information transmission over noisy wired and wireless links. Optional topics include lossy data compression, limits of information transmission in multiple-access and broadcast networks, and limits and algorithms for information storage.


  • Varanasi, Mahesh K  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021 / Spring 2022