6.962: Graduate Seminar in Area I
Spring 2001

Course Description

Graduate seminar exploring advanced topics in area I.

Each session a class member chooses a topic and leads a discussion on that topic. For that week, he or she reviews the literature on his or her topic (with faculty assistance as required), prepares and leads a recitation-like survey of the subject, and produces a written summary suitable for distribution.


Shane Haas, Stark Draper, Aaron Cohen, Emin Martinian, Won Yoon, Erik Sudderth, Michael Rosenblum, Constantine Caramanis, Navid Sabbaghi, Irina Medvedev, Poompat Saengudomlert (Tengo), Shan-Yuan Ho, Yonina Eldar

Prof. Dave Forney, Prof. Vahid Tarokh, Prof. 

A limited number of listeners who read the relevant papers for a given topic are welcome to attend sessions of interest. Contact a member of the class for more information.


Thursdays, 3:00pm-5:30pm
RLE Conference Room, 36-428
Note: for the meetings on 3/8 and 3/15 we will be meeting in 36-155
instead of the usual room.


Students from the Digital Signal Processing Group (DSPG), and the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) have developed this course with the guidance of several members of the faculty, including Prof. David Forney and Prof. Vahid Tarokh.

The original course proposal is available in PS and PDF formats.

Previous Terms

You also can check out the web site, summaries and papers for the course in previous terms.

Taking 6.962

If you are interested in joining the course for spring 2001, please contact one of the organizers emin@mit.edu, mjlopez@mit.edu or sign up via WebSIS.
Last modified 1/19/2001 by emin@allegro.mit.edu.