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The QT Group

SYLLABUS
Instructor: 
George Siopsis
 Office: M104 Nielsen Physics Bldg.
 Phone: (865) 9747846
 FAX: (865) 9747843
 Email: siopsis AT tennessee DOT edu
 Office hours:  One hour after each class, whenever you find
me at the office, and by appointment. 
Section:  642001 
Grader:  Eleftherios Moschandreou 
Lectures:  TR 11:10  12:25, Rm # 512 Nielsen Physics Bldg. 
Textbook: 
From Classical to Quantum Shannon Theory, by Mark M. Wilde.

Homework: 
one problem set for each unit (for list of units, see web site); due as announced (in general, one week after we are done with the corresponding unit).

Project:
 You need to do a project
on a topic of your choice (selected after consultation with the
Instructor by Fri., Feb. 12), write a paper on it (first draft due by Wed., Mar. 30, final by Thu., Apr. 28) and present it in class at the
end of the semester (Fri., May 6, 12:30 p.m.  2:30 p.m.). This is not meant to be original work. You just
need to understand a certain subject described in an appropriate
textbook
and not covered in class, or in a research paper you happen to be interested in.

Grade: 
50% homework; 50% project. 
Campus Syllabus:  Please read the Campus Syllabus.

WWW:  The web site for the course is
http://aesop.phys.utk.edu/quantum/

