EE 376A: Reading

Stanford University, Tsachy Weissman, Winter Quarter 2014-15


The textbook is Elements of Information Theory.

Sections of the following books may be useful in parts of the course.

  • R. B. Ash, Information Theory, Dover, 1990.

  • T. Berger, Rate Distortion Theory: A Mathematical Basis for Data Compression, Prenice Hall, 1971.

  • T. M. Cover and J. A. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory, John Wiley, 1991.

  • I. Csiszar and J. Korner, Infromation Theory: Coding Theorems for Discrete Memoryless Systems, Academic Press, 1981.

  • R. G. Gallager, Information Theory and Reliable Communication, Wiley, 1968.

  • Abbas El Gamal and Young-Han Kim, Network Information Theory, Cambridge University Press, 2012.