This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
EI5005 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This module description is valid to SS 2013.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|90 h||45 h||3 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Source coding: Discrete Memoryless Sources, Prefix-Free codes, Shannon-Fano codes, Huffman codes, Arithmetic codes, Lempel-Ziv codes, Elias-Willems codes.
Channel coding: Discrete Memoryless Channnels, Capacity, Fano's inequality, Random Coding. Additive white Gaussian noise channels.
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VU||3||Information Theory and Source Coding||
Learning and Teaching Methods
Lectures, tutorials, excercises, individual study.
The students are instructed in an explorative teaching style.
- Problem sheets
- Presentation slides
- Cover, T., Thomas, J.: Elements of Information Theory, Wiley-Interscience; 2nd edition