Information Theory and Signal Processing

Instructor Michael Gastpar   Instructor Emre Telatar Instructor Ruediger Urbanke
Office INR 130 Office INR 117 Office INR 116
Email michael.gastpar@epfl.ch Email emre.telatar@epfl.ch Email ruediger.urbanke@epfl.ch
Office Hours By appointment Office Hours By appointment Office Hours By appointment
 

Teaching Assistant Su Li Email su.li@epfl.ch          Office

INR034

Admin Assistant Muriel Bardet Email muriel.bardet@epfl.ch   Office INR137
Lectures Monday 09:15 – 11:00  Room: INM200
  Friday 08:15 – 10:00  Room: INM201
Exercises Friday 10:15 – 12:00 Room:  INM201
Language:   English
Credits :   6 ECTS

Official Prerequisites: COM-300 Modèles stochastiques pour les communications (or equivalent)

Here is a link to official coursebook information).

Homework:
Some Homework will be graded…

Grading:
If you do not hand in your final exam your overall grade will be NA. Otherwise, your grade will be determined based on the following weighted average:
10 % for the Homework, 90 % for the Final Exam.

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Detailed Schedule

(tentative, subject to changes)
 

Date Topics Covered Lectures Exercises  
  Signal Representation (MG)      
22/9 Signal Representations, Transforms, Bases, Projections  & Chapter 2   HW1  
25/9        
29/9        
02/10        
06/10        
  Information Measures (ET)      
09/10        
13/10     HW2  
16/10        
20/10        
  Exponential Families (RU)      
23/10     HW3  
27/10        
  Compression and Quantization (ET)      
30/10        
03/11 MG + RU abs   HW4  
06/11 MG abs      
10/11 MG abs      
  Detection and Estimation (MG)      
13/11        
17/11 RU abs   HW5  
20/11        
24/11        
         
27/11
Multi-Arm Bandits (RU)
     
01/12     HW6  
04/12        
08/12        
  Distribution Estimation (RU)      
11/12        
15/12     HW7  
18/12        
22/12        

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