Recent events hosted by the Centre for Telecommunications
Dr. Ulrich Speidel - 26 April 2013
A colloquium on Information Theory was held on 26 April 2013, with presentations by Dr.
Ulrich Speidel from the University of Auckland, New Zeeland, as well as students from the
Prof. Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar
A colloquium on Information Theory was held on 8 November 2013, with presentations by
Prof. Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar from the University of California, Davis, USA.
Prof. A.J. Han Vinck
We introduce Kees Schouhamer Immink, Dr.h.c. at the University of Johannesburg. We will explain one of his famous recording contributions, the constrained (2,10) EFM code for the CD. After that we consider some of our own Run Length Limited codes for coded modulation using FSK with feedback.
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