Welcome to JTG/ITSoc Summer School 2018
This summer school aims
to cover contemporary research topics in information theory, signal processing,
telecommunication, and networking for students and young researchers
from all over India. The school is conducted jointly by the Joint Telematics Group (JTG) and the Information Theory Society.
The JTG is composed of various IITs and IISc, Bangalore
was formed in 1997 with the intent of imparting
technical knowledge in the field of signal processing,
telecommunications, and networking to young engineers, scientists,
and teachers from all over India. The JTG also holds the
National Conference on Communication (NCC)
annually across various IITs and IISc.
Some previous editions of this summer school can be found below :
JTG Summer School 2017, IIT Bombay
JTG Summer School 2016, IISc Bangalore
JTG Summer School 2015, IISc Bangalore
JTG Summer School 2014, IIT Madras
IEEE Information Theory Society
Course Notes :
Course 1 : Topics in Social Algorithms
by Ashish Goel
Course 2 : How Physics and Computer Science Helped us Build Better Codes
by Rudiger Urbanke
Special thanks to Rajesh Sundaresan and Alexandre Reiffers for the scribe notes.