Information theory Math 797MR

Meeting : W 12:20--2:15    LGRT 1334 and F 12:20--1:10    LGRT 1334

Instructor : Luc Rey-Bellet

 Office :   1423 J LGRT
 Phone :  545-6020
 E-Mail :
 Office Hours :   by appointment.

Syllabus: In this class we will discuss the basics concepts of Information Theory as well as several applications to Probability, Statistics, Coding theory, Physics and others. The students will be split in several groups and each group will be responsible for several two hours presentations during the semester. The students are expected to work independently and will prepare several two hour long presentations on special topics.