MATH 4280
Instructor Jean Bellissard Professor of Mathematics and Physics School of Math, Skiles 132 Phone: (404) 3852179 (Math) Fax: (404) 8944409 email: jeanbel@math.gatech.edu 
Location
Course 
Skiles 268
MondayWednesdayFriday
1:051:55pm
MATH 4280 AG CRN 28890 MATH 4280 AU CRN 28891 ESL 4280L SME CRN 

Office Hours
Dates Final Exam 
Skiles 132, only by appointment
January 9th till April 28th, 2014 Wednesday May 3rd, 2:505:40pm 
Prerequisite  Math 3215 or Math 3225 
Textbooks 
Elements of Information Theory, Second Edition
Thomas M. Cover & Joy A. Thomas, Wiley, 2006 (denoted by CT) Lectures on Computation Richard P. Feynman, Westview, Hey & Allen Eds., 1999 
Homeworks 
Five compulsory homework will be proposed periodically during the semester.
The due date must be respected by students They will be graded and the total grade will be counted for 40% of the final grade. 
Final Exam 
Wednesday May 3rd, 2:505:40pm, Skiles 268
The final exam will count for 60% of the final grade Here are the copies of the Final Exams given in previous years Final 2011 Final 2014 Final 2016 