**ECE795 Multiuser Information Theory and Wireless
Communications**

Course Description (* **pdf *)

Organizational Meeting (* pdf *)

**Lecture 1**: Capacity of Finite State Channels ( *ps* )

**Lecture 2**: Capacity of MIMO Channels ( *ps* )

**Lecture 3**: Multiple Access Channels ( *ps* )

**Lecture 4**: Distributed Source Coding ( *ps* )

**Lecture 5**: Multiple Descriptions ( *ps* )

**Lecture 6**: Broadcast Channels ( *ps* )

**Lecture 7**: Dualities in Multiuser Information Theory ( *ps* )

**Lecture 8**: Noncoherent Capacity I

(1) L. Zheng and D. N. C.
Tse, "Communicating on the Grassmann manifold: A geometric approach to the
noncoherent multiple antenna channel," *IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory*,
vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 359-383, Feb. 2002.

(2) Y. Liang and V. V.
Veeravalli, "Capacity of noncoherent time-selective Rayleigh-fading
channels," *IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory*, vol. 50, no. 12, pp. 3095-3110,
Dec. 2004.

**Lecture 9**: Noncoherent Capacity II

(1) A. Lapidoth and S. M.
Moser, "Capacity bounds via duality with applications to multiple-antenna
systems on flat-fading channels," *IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory*, vol. 49,
no. 10, pp. 2426-2467, Oct. 2003.

(2) A. Lapidoth, "On
the asymptotic capacity of stationary Gaussian fading channels," *IEEE
Trans. Inf. Theory*, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 437-446, Feb. 2005.

**Lecture 10**: Multiplexing vs. Diversity

(1) L. Zheng and D. N. C.
Tse, ``Diversity and multiplexing: A fundamental tradeoff in multiple antenna
channels," *IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory*, vol. 49, pp. 1073-1096, May
2003.

(2) D. Tse, P. Viswanath,
and L. Zheng "Diversity-multiplexing tradeoff in multiple access
channels," *IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory*, vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 1859-1874,
Sept. 2004.