Welcome to the Spring 2013 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 (2013)||Major Topic||Notes||Resources|
|Feb 5–8|| Bits
|4|| Feb 21–Mar 1
|Noise and Errors||Chapter 4||Resources|
|5||Mar 4–8||Probability||Chapter 5||Resources|
|6||Mar 11–15||Communications||Chapter 6||Resources|
|7||Mar 18–22||Processes||Chapter 7||Resources|
|Mar 25–29||Spring Vacation|
|8||Apr 1–5||Inference||Chapter 8||Resources|
|9||Apr 8–12||Maximum Entropy||Chapter 9||Resources|
| Apr 18
|10||Apr 22–26||Physical Systems||Chapter 10||Resources|
|11||Apr 29–May 3||Energy||Chapter 11||Resources|
|12||May 6–10||Temperature||Chapter 12||Resources|
|13||May 13–16||Quantum Information||Chapter 13||Resources|
Quiz, Thursday, April 18, 2013, 1:00–3:00 PM, Room 5-234.
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 22, 2013, 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.