Weekly outline

      • General Information of the Course SC 461: Coding Theory and Applications

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  • 29 July - 4 August

    • Monday ¬†8:00 am to 9:00 am, Room CEP 104

      Tuesday 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm, Room CEP 104

      Thursday 11:00 am to 12:00 noon, Room CEP 104

    • Tentative Course Content¬†

      Historical Introduction and Motivation of Coding and Information Theory, Basic Review of Finite Fields and Finite Rings, Introduction to Algebraic Coding Theory, Codes over finite fields and finite rings, Linear and Non-linear Codes, Hamming Codes, Golay Codes, Cyclic, Quasi-cyclic and Quasi Twisted Codes, Quadratic Residue Codes, Reed Muller, Reed Solomon Codes and BCH Codes, Art of Decoding, Convolutional Codes, Turbo Codes and Low density parity check (LDPC) codes, Algebraic Geometry codes - Goppa codes, Applications of Coding Theory to Networks (Cloud Computing: Cloud Data Storage and Cloud Security), Cryptography, Wireless Communications, Quantum Computing, and DNA computing. 

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  • 12 August - 18 August

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    19 August - 25 August

  • 26 August - 1 September

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  • 30 September - 6 October

  • 7 October - 13 October

  • 14 October - 20 October

  • 21 October - 27 October

  • 28 October - 3 November

  • 4 November - 10 November

  • 11 November - 17 November