Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
6.050J/2.110J – Information, Entropy and Computation – Spring 2017

Unit 1: Bits
Unit 2: Codes


Lecture (Unit 1) Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017, 11:00 AM Room 1-136
Lecture (Unit 2) Thursday, Feb 9, 2015, 11:00 AM Room 1-136

Units 1 and 2 are in a single week. After the first week, there will be one unit per week.

Lecture Handouts

Students who for any reason did not receive these items can pick them up in Room 38-344. Most of this material is also available on the 6.050J/2.110J Web site

Reading Assignment




Help Wanted

6.050J/2.110J students: be the first to suggest a resource, for example a useful Web site or a good book or article, to add to the list above. Send your suggestion by e-mail during Spring 2017 to 6.050-staff at

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