EC842 Information Theory

Course Name: 

Information Theory


M.Tech (CE)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4


Communication systems and Information Theory, Measures of Information, Coding for Discrete sources, Discrete memory-less channels and capacity, Noisy channel coding theorem, Techniques for coding and decoding, Waveform channels, Source coding with Fidelity criterion, Network Information Theory.


Thomas M Cover & Joy A Thomas, Elements of Information Theory, Second Edition, John Wiley,2006.
R.G.Gallagher, Information Theory and Reliable Communication, Addison Wesley, 1987.
A.J.Viterbi & J.K. Omura, Principles of Digital Communications and Coding, McGraw Hill, 1979.


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

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Prof. N. Shekar V. Shet, Professor and Head, 
Department of ECE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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