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Information Theory Coding Theorems for Discrete Memoryless Systems

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ISBN-10: 0521196817

ISBN-13: 9780521196819

Edition: 2nd 2011

Authors: Imre Csisz�r, J�nos K�rner

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Book details

List price: $239.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/30/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 522
Size: 6.89" wide x 9.80" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 2.596
Language: English

J�nos K�rner is a Professor of Computer Science at the Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, where he has worked since 1992. Prior to this, he was a member of the Mathematical Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences for over 20 years, and he also worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, for two years.

Preface to the first edition
Preface to the second edition
Basic notation and conventions
Information measures in simple coding problems
Source coding and hypothesis testing; information measures
Types and typical sequences
Formal properties of Shannon's information measures
Non-block source coding
Blowing up lemma: a combinatorial digression
Two-terminal systems
The noisy channel coding problem
Rate-distortion trade-off in source coding and the source-channel transmission problem
Computation of channel capacity and $$$-distortion rates
A covering lemma and the error exponent in source coding
A packing lemma and the error exponent in channel coding
The compound channel revisited: zero-error information theory and extremal combinatorics
Arbitrarily varying channels
Multi-terminal systems
Separate coding of correlated sources
Multiple-access channels
Entropy and image size characterization
Source and channel networks
Information-theoretic security
Name index
Index of symbols and abbreviations
Subject index