|Lecture:||Tuesday 13-15, AP120|
|Office hours:||by appointment (SF 2301B, 946-8672).|
* Theory and Practice of Error-Control Codes. Richard E. Blahut. Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts, 1983.
* The Theory of Error Correcting Codes. F.J. MacWilliams and N.J.A. Sloane. North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1981.
* Introduction to Coding Theory. Jacobus H. van Lint. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1999.
Other courses on the subject have useful websites, such as Sudan's course at MIT (2004) and Guruswami's course at the University of Washington.
||Here is a link to Navon and Samoridnitsky's paper that bounds the rate of a code using harmonic analysis (and that is related to Delsarte's metod)||17/3
||There will be a tutorial on Thursday 20/3, 11:00-12:00 in BA 2195. It will be dedicated to selected solutions from the assignments. Please prepare questions.||12/2
||There will be a tutorial on Thursday 14/2, 11:00-12:00 in BA 2195.||28/1
||There will be theory seminar on topics related to coding theory this Friday by Valentine Kabanets from SFU. Check here for more details.||28/1
||Deadline for A1 will change to next Tuesday's class, 5/2||24/1
||We will change the time of the lecture: Tuesday 13-15. Location: AP120. This will go into effect Jan 29 (next week!)||23/1
||I made some small modification to the assignment (15:48). Please take this version.||23/1
||Assignment 1 is uploaded.||21/1
||Tutorial on Tue 22/1, 12:00-13:00 in BA 2130.||19/1
||I am expecting to have assignment 1 ready by Monday or Tuesday. It will be due 31/1.||18/1
||There will be a tutoial, Tue 22/1 12:00-13:00. Location TBA. Ilya will cover necessary background material, mainly about finite fields.|