## Lecture Notes

### Classical Information Science

Here, *classical* is as in *classical versus quantum*.

#### Lecture Notes

#### Cryptography

#### Information Theory

#### Problem Sets

#### Cryptography

#### Information Theory

#### References and Further Reading

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The ultimate goal is to understand what information theory can tell us about physics, particularly statistical mechanics, quantum mechanics and black hole thermodynamics.

Click on the following links topics for problems.

Thomas M. Cover, Joy A. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1991

Robert M. Gray, Entropy and Information Theory, Spinger-Verlag, 1990

Robert M. Gray and Lee D. Davisson, An Introduction to Statistical Signal Processing, 1999

Robert V. Hogg and Allen T. Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, Fourth Edition, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1978

Bruce Schneier, Applied Cryptography, Second Edition: Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1996