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STUDY PLANS
2018/2019

Informatics for Engineers

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
E371130 Z,ZK 5 3+1
Lecturer:
Filip Zámek (guarantor)
Tutor:
Filip Zámek (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering
Synopsis:

Meanings of Information. Information theory. Channel capacity. Coding theory. Data coding, markup languages, XML. Cryptography. OSI Reference Model. Transmission media (metallic, optical, wireless). Data link layer. Network layer, communication protocols, TCP/IP suite. Digitization of analog signals. Quantum information. Genetic information.

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

1. Introduction. Meanings of Information. Information measure. Uncertainity, Entropy, Transinformation.

2. Communication channel, signal, noise. Discrete channel, capacity, noise.

3. Continuous channel. Logarithmic scale units used in telecommunication.

4. Coding. Theory, classification. Optimal codes, data compression. Error detection and correction codes.

5. Data coding. Coding of numbers and texts. Unicode. Markup languages, XML.

6. Cryptography. Public key infrastructure. Certification authority.

7. ISO/OSI reference model. TCP/IP architecture. Transmission media.

8. Transmission line. Structured cabling.

9. Baseband and broadband cabling. Data coding, Modulation.

10. Optical transmission. Wireless transmission.

11. Data link layer. Frames. MAC addresses. LAN technologies.

12. Network layer. Routing, TCP/IP protocol suite.

13. Digitization of analog data. Pulse code modulation (G.711). Voice over IP.

14. Quantum information, quantum computing. Genetic information, genetic code.

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Introduction. Communication channel. OSI reference model.

2. Transmission line. Metallic cabling.

3. Optical cabling, wireless transmission.

4. Data link layer. Serial communication.

5. Network layer. Communication protocols. TCP/IP architecture.

6. Securing information. Cryptography.

7. Application protocols. Typical Examples.

Study Objective:

Meanings of Information. Information theory. Channel capacity. Coding theory. Data coding, markup languages, XML. Cryptography. OSI Reference Model. Transmission media (metallic, optical, wireless). Data link layer. Network layer, communication protocols, TCP/IP suite. Digitization of analog signals. Quantum information. Genetic information.

Study materials:

1. Kocourek, P.: Přenos informace, skriptum FEL ČVUT (in Czech)^

2. Svoboda, J. - Šimák, B. - Zeman, T. : Základy teleinformatiky, skriptum FEL ČVUT (In Czech)^

3. Vajda, I.: Teorie informace, skritpum FJFI ČVUT (In Czech)^

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2018/2019:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
roomT4:C1-308
Zámek F.
14:15–16:45
(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
Laboratoř 12110.3 - 308
roomT4:C1-308
Zámek F.
16:45–17:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.1)

Dejvice
Laboratoř 12110.3 - 308
Fri
Thu
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2018/2019:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-07-24
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