ECE 412   INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

 Credits Periods Exam Hrs. Sessional Marks Exam Marks Total Marks Theory Tutorial Lab 4 3 1 – 3 30 70 100

1.         Information measure and source coding, Information measure, Entropy and Information rate, Coding for a discrete memory less source, Predictive coding for sources with memory, Information transmission on discrete channels, Mutual information.

Discrete channel capacity, coding for the binary symmetric channel, Continuous channels and system comparisons , continuous information, continuous channel capacity, Ideal communication system ,  system comparisons.

2.         Rationale for coding , and types of codes, Discrete memory less channels, linear block codes , cyclic codes, convolution codes, Maximum likely hood Decoding of Convolution codes, Distance properties of convolution codes.

Sequential Decoding of Convolution codes, Trellis codes, Applications , Algebraic codes, Burst error correcting, Parity check bit coding for error detection, comparison of error rates in coded and un coded transmission,  Automatic repeat request.

Text Books:

1)      Communication Systems,3/e, by A.B. Carlson, Mc. Graw Hill Publishers(for topic1)

2)      Digital Communications by Simon Haykin , John Wiley & Sons(for topic 2)

References:

1)      Principles of Digital Communications, Signal representation, Detection , Estimation &Information

2)      Coding by  J Das, S.K. Mullick, P.K.Chatterjee,  New Age Int. Ltd.

3)      Principles of Communication Systems, Taub &Schilling, 2/e, TMH Publishers

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ECE 412   INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING Credits Periods Exam Hrs. Sessional Marks Exam Marks Total Marks Theory Tutorial Lab 4 3 1 - 3 30 70 100   1.         Information measure and source coding, Information measure, Entropy and Information rate, Coding for a discrete memory less source, Predictive coding for sources with memory, Information transmission on discrete channels, Mutual information. Discrete channel capacity, coding for the binary...