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.