Transmission of Information

Transmission of Information

A Statistical Theory of Communication

By Robert M. Fano

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A basic text on the theoretical foundations of information theory, for graduate students and engineers interested in electrical communications and for others seeking a general introduction to the field, with some important new material on tilting probability distributions and coding for discrete channels.

Hardcover

ISBN: 9780262060011 pp. |

Paperback

$44.00 X | £34.00 ISBN: 9780262561693 pp. |

Endorsements

  • A joy to read... deserves a long life.

    Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

  • Authoritative and extremely detailed... a very welcome addition to the literature on information theory.

    IRE Transactions on Information Theory.