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By Stefan M. Moser,Po-Ning Chen

This easy-to-read advisor presents a concise creation to the engineering history of recent conversation platforms, from cellphones to info compression and garage. historical past arithmetic and particular engineering suggestions are stored to a minimal in order that just a easy wisdom of high-school arithmetic is required to appreciate the fabric lined. The authors commence with many useful purposes in coding, together with the repetition code, the Hamming code and the Huffman code. They then clarify the corresponding info concept, from entropy and mutual details to channel skill and the data transmission theorem. ultimately, they supply insights into the connections among coding conception and different fields. Many labored examples are given through the ebook, utilizing sensible purposes to demonstrate theoretical definitions. routines also are incorporated, permitting readers to double-check what they've got realized and achieve glimpses into extra complex subject matters, making this excellent for an individual who wishes a brief advent to the subject.

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A Student's Guide to Coding and Information Theory

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