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 6.050J / 2.110J     Information and Entropy     Spring 2004

Home Page, Spring 2004

Welcome to the Spring 2004 home page of MIT subject 6.050J / 2.110J Information and Entropy. All Web resources for this subject are linked to this page.

Course Information

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Weekly Material

UnitDates (2004) Major TopicNotesResources Problem Sets
1Feb 3 - 6Bits Preface 
Chapter 1 
Resources  Set  Solutions 
2Feb 9 - 13Codes Chapter 2 
  RNA to Proteins
Resources  Set  Solutions 
3Feb 17 - 20Compression Chapter 3  Resources  Set  Solutions 
4Feb 23 - 27Errors Chapter 4  Resources  Set  Solutions 
5Mar 1 - 5Probability Chapter 5  Resources  Set  Solutions 
6Mar 8 - 12Communications Chapter 6  Resources  Set  Solutions 
7Mar 15 - 19Processes Chapter 7  Resources  Set  Solutions 
Spring Vacation, Mar 22 - 26
8Mar 29 - Apr 2Inference Chapter 8  Resources  Set  Solutions 
9Apr 5 - 9Maximum Entropy Chapter 9  Resource  Set  Solutions 
 Apr 12
Quiz Quiz  Solutions 
10Apr 14 - 23Physical Systems Chapter 10  Resources  Set  Solutions 
11Apr 26 - 30Energy Chapter 11  Resources  Set  Solutions 
12May 3 - 7Temperature Chapter 12  Resources  Set  Solutions 
13May 10 - 13Quantum Information Chapter 13  Resources  (none)  
 May 21
Final Exam Exam  Solutions 

Examinations

Quiz, Monday, April 12, 2004, 1:00 - 2:00 pm, Room 2-105.     Quiz      Solutions 
    Closed book except that one sheet of 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper, with notes on both sides, is allowed.
Final Examination, Friday, May 21, 2004, 1:30 - 4:30 PM, Room 2-105.     Exam      Solutions 
    Closed book except that two sheets of 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper, with notes on both sides, are allowed.

Office Hours

Mark Finlayson
5:00 - 6:00 PM, Thursdays, Room 38-344
John Wyatt
3:00 - 5:00 PM, Thursdays, Room 36-864

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