Welcome to the Spring 2009 home page of MIT subject 6.050J / 2.110J
Information, Entropy, and Computation.
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Notes General Information Catalog Description Personnel
|Unit||Dates (2009)||Major Topic||Notes||Resources|
|Feb 3–6|| Bits
|4|| Feb 19–27
|Noise & Errors||Chapter 4||Resources|
|5||Mar 2–6||Probability||Chapter 5||Resources|
|6||Mar 9–13||Communications||Chapter 6||Resources|
|7||Mar 16–20||Processes||Chapter 7||Resources|
|Mar 23–27||Spring Break|
|8||Mar 30–Apr 3||Inference||Chapter 8||Resources|
|9||Apr 6–10||Maximum Entropy||Chapter 9||Resources|
| Apr 14
|10||Apr 16–24||Physical Systems||Chapter 10||Resources|
|11||Apr 27–May 1||Energy||Chapter 11||Resources|
|12||May 4–8||Temperature||Chapter 12||Resources|
|13||May 11–14||Quantum Information||Chapter 13||Resources|
Quiz, Tuesday, April 14, 2009, 1:00–3:00 PM, Room 36-153.
Closed book except that one sheet of 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper, with notes on both sides, is allowed.
Coverage: through Unit 8.
Final Examination, Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 1:30 - 4:30 PM, Room 32-124.
Closed book except that two sheets of 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper, with notes on both sides, are allowed.
Prof. Seth Lloyd, Room 3-160.