Algorithmic Introduction to Coding Theory

Course number: 6.897
Prereq: 6.046, 6.840 & Mathematical Maturity.
Time: MW 1:00-2:30pm
Location: 66-144
3-0-9 H-Level Grad Credit
Course announcement

Topics covered:

Single file with notes of all finished lectures: (ps), (gzipped ps), (pdf).


Some standard references for coding theory are listed below. We won't follow any particular one of these. But the material covered can probably be found (in some disguise or other) in any of these. Here is a pointer lecture notes from a previous (accelerated) version of this course.
Papers (to be added)
For scribes, here is a sample file and the preamble.tex file that it uses.