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01259 Algebraic Coding Theory
Danish title: Algebraisk kodningsteori

Type: Å, Language: EED
Credit points: 5 point
Previous course: C0159
Offered by: Department of Mathematics (MAT)
No credit points with: C0159
Prerequisite: 01015/01016
Recommended semester: 7th - 9th semester
Scope and form: Lectures and consultation to homework
Examination: Approval of coursework and oral examination ( pass/fail )
Contact person: Jørn Møller Jensen, MAT, Building 303, Tel. +45 4525 3048
Aim: This course will present the students to the basics of the mathematical theory of error correcting codes.
Contents: Linear codes. Finite fields. Cyclic codes. BCH and RS codes. Decoding methods.