Information Theory

Course Type: 
CS
Code: 
7230
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Course addresses the following questions that are fundamental to the design and evaluation of all information systems: What is information? How can we measure it? What are the fundamental limits on the extraction of information from the environment? What are the fundamental limits on the compression and refinement of information? How should devices be designed to approach these limits? How closely do existing devices approach these limits?

Prerequisites: 

Undergraduate level EE 3260 Minimum Grade of D

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: College of Egr & Computer Sci.