Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Accept

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty
  • Free Uk delivery on all gifts
    Or you can add a donation at checkout
  • Personalise your gift at checkout
    Add a personal message, ecard or card front
  • Add a 'Little Extra' at checkout
    Add-on gifts available (including chocolate!)

Information theory: 50 years of discovery

£29.99

Product description

Condition generally used very good, pages clean and bright, charity book stamps on end papers, some bumping and shelf wear, repaired damage to upper spine (see photo) is reflected in the price. Complete with a CD-ROM that includes the author, subject, and transaction indexes of the IEEE Transactions in Information Theory Digital Library. The CD-ROM also includes a complete listing of, and hyperlinks to, all papers from IEEE Transactions on Information Theory since its inception in 1953. Courier delivery as weight >2kg.

In 1948 Claude Shannon published the paper that single-handedly started the field of information theory, the ground breaking paper laid the foundation for virtually all aspects of modern-day communications. This book celebrates the discovery of this dynamic field with a major collection of 25 tutorial articles spanning the last 50 years. With over 3,000 references, it is an ideal resource for industry researchers, practising engineers, and graduate students in communications, signal processing, and computing. These articles have been written by leaders in the field, providing insightful introductions and useful summaries of 50 years of work.

Item details

Author(s):
Verdu, S and McLaughlin, S (eds)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5x22.5cms
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0780353633
ISBN-13:
9780780353633
Number of pages:
758
Publisher:
IEEE Press, 2000
Title:
Information theory: 50 years of discovery

Courier Delivery

£8.00
Signature required.
Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Condition generally used very good, pages clean and bright, charity book stamps on end papers, some bumping and shelf wear, repaired damage to upper spine (see photo) is reflected in the price. Complete with a CD-ROM that includes the author, subject, and transaction indexes of the IEEE Transactions in Information Theory Digital Library. The CD-ROM also includes a complete listing of, and hyperlinks to, all papers from IEEE Transactions on Information Theory since its inception in 1953. Courier delivery as weight >2kg.

In 1948 Claude Shannon published the paper that single-handedly started the field of information theory, the ground breaking paper laid the foundation for virtually all aspects of modern-day communications. This book celebrates the discovery of this dynamic field with a major collection of 25 tutorial articles spanning the last 50 years. With over 3,000 references, it is an ideal resource for industry researchers, practising engineers, and graduate students in communications, signal processing, and computing. These articles have been written by leaders in the field, providing insightful introductions and useful summaries of 50 years of work.

Author(s):
Verdu, S and McLaughlin, S (eds)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5x22.5cms
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0780353633
ISBN-13:
9780780353633
Number of pages:
758
Publisher:
IEEE Press, 2000
Title:
Information theory: 50 years of discovery

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via courier within 2 working days of receipt of your order. A signature will be required on delivery. This item is not available for international delivery.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days



Courier delivery cost: £8.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Shop Derby

We sell a variety of donated clothes and accessories, a wide range of books, music and homewares. We also sell Fairtrade food and greetings cards as well as a range of stationery. Call us for more information!

Follow us on Facebook!
Follow us on Twitter

View Shop