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# Information Theory by Yao Xie

## Information Theory by Yao Xie

Information Theory by Yao Xie

This note will explore the basic concepts of information theory. It is highly recommended for students planning to delve into the fields of communications, data compression, and statistical signal processing. Topics covered includes: Entropy and mutual information, Chain rules and inequalities, Data processing, Fano's inequality, Asymptotic equipartition property, Entropy rate, Source coding and Kraft inequality, Optimal code length and roof code, Huffman codes, Shannon-Fano-Elias and arithmetic codes, Maximum entropy, Channel capacity, Channel coding theorem, Differential entropy, Gaussian channel, Parallel Gaussian channel and water-filling, Quantization and rate-distortion.

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