Math 577 Fall 2009
Lecture Notes
Homework Assignments
Assignment 1  Due September 9, 2009
 Implement Hamming 7/4 error correcting code in Matlab
 Prepare a short presentation of a solution to four of the
exercises in Chapter 1.
Assignment 2  Due October 14, 2009

Solve as many Chapter 5 excercises as you can.
Prepare a report on your favorite 23 excercises.

Use one of the approaches to design and implement
a codec for text compression. Use the
Calgary corpus to test your approach.
If you use an adaptive approach, you do not have to
encode the data, just estimate the compression.

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