Welcome to the Spring 2010 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 (2010)||Major Topic||Notes||Resources|
|Feb 2–5|| Bits
|4|| Feb 18–26
|Noise & Errors||Chapter 4||Resources|
|5||Mar 1–5||Probability||Chapter 5||Resources|
|6||Mar 8–12||Communications||Chapter 6||Resources|
|7||Mar 15–19||Processes||Chapter 7||Resources|
|Mar 22–26||Spring Vacation|
|8||Mar 29–Apr 2||Inference||Chapter 8||Resources|
|9||Apr 5–9||Maximum Entropy||Chapter 9||Resources|
| Apr 13
|10||Apr 15–23||Physical Systems||Chapter 10||Resources|
|11||Apr 26–30||Energy||Chapter 11||Resources|
|12||May 3–7||Temperature||Chapter 12||Resources|
|13||May 10–13||Quantum Information||Chapter 13||Resources|
Quiz, Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Room 1-150.
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, Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 1:30 – 4:30 PM, Room 1-150.
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.