6.050J | Spring 2008 | Undergraduate

Information and Entropy

Units 1 & 2: Bits and Codes

Chapter 1: Bits


Course notes on the fundamental unit of information, the bit, and its various abstract representations: the Boolean bit (with its associated Boolean algebra and realization in combinational logic circuits), the control bit, the quantum bit, and the classical bit.

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