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Name: Channel Capacity
ID: m10173
Language: English (en)
Summary: A discussion of channels and how much information can be sent through a channel reliably.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: channel, channel capacity, information theory, transmission
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Behnaam Aazhang (aaz@ece.rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Behnaam Aazhang (aaz@ece.rice.edu)
Maintainers: Dinesh Rajan (dinesh@ece.rice.edu), Mohammad Borran (mohammad@ece.rice.edu), Roy Ha (rha@alumni.rice.edu), Shawn Stewart (mrshawn@alumni.rice.edu), Behnaam Aazhang (aaz@ece.rice.edu)

Latest version: 2.8 (history)
First publication date: Jul 6, 2001 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Oct 26, 2005 8:32 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 2.8 Oct 26, 2005 8:32 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
Changes:
mi to mo where needed

Version: 2.7 Sep 13, 2004 8:23 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
Changes:
updated module to cnxml-0.5, fixed typos, removed old mode attribute on math tag and hardcoded number in name tag

Version: 2.6 Jan 7, 2004 9:50 am -0600 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
added maintainer

Version: 2.5 Aug 12, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Updated to cnxml 0.4

Version: 2.4 Feb 9, 2002 12:00 am -0600 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Authors updated

Version: 2.3 Jul 19, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added graphics

Version: 2.2 Jul 11, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added keywords, links, and abstract.

Version: 2.1 Jul 9, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
First draft of module

Version: 2.0 Jul 6, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added initial template for new module m10173

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