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Information, Entropy, and Computation.
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Notes General Information Catalog Description Personnel
|Unit||Dates (2014)||Major Topic||Notes||Resources|
|Feb 4–7|| Bits
|4|| Feb 18–28
|Noise and Errors||Chapter 4||Resources|
|5||Mar 3–7||Probability||Chapter 5||Resources|
|6||Mar 10–14||Communications||Chapter 6||Resources|
|7||Mar 17–21||Processes||Chapter 7||Resources|
|Mar 24–28||Spring Vacation|
|8||Mar 31–Apr 4||Inference||Chapter 8||Resources|
| Apr 9
|9|| Apr 10–18
|Maximum Entropy||Chapter 9||Resources|
|10||Apr 21–25||Physical Systems|
|11||Apr 28–May 2||Energy|
|13||May 12–15||Quantum Information|
Quiz, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 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 7.
Final Examination, to be scheduled, week of May 19–23.
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: (to be determined)