## MATH 477 Data Compression and Source Coding

**MATH 477**

**Data Compression and Source Coding**

**Units: 3.00**

Topics include: arithmetic coding, universal lossless coding, Lempel-Ziv and related dictionary based methods, rate distortion theory, scalar and vector quantization, predictive and transform coding, applications to speech and image coding.

**Learning Hours:**120 (36 Lecture, 12 Online Activity, 72 Private Study)

**Offering Faculty:**Faculty of Arts and Science

## Mathematics and Statistics

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/graduate-studies/programs-study/mathematics-statistics/

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is located in its own building, Jeffery Hall. Graduate students are provided with study space in Jeffery Hall and most classes and seminars are scheduled in the building.

## Mathematics and Statistics (MATH)

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/graduate-studies/courses-instruction/math/

The department offers a selection of courses from the following list each academic year. Course offerings for the current academic year can be found on the Department of Mathematics and Statistics website .

## Mathematics – Major (Science) – Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Subject: Administered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Plan: Consists of 60.00 units as described below. Program: The Plan, alone, or in combination with a Minor in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.00 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree.

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**Communications and Coding: **MATH** 401 ; **MATH** 406 ; **MATH** 418 ; **MATH** 474 ; **MATH** **477** .
ii. Data**...**

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**Communications and Coding: **MATH** 401 ; **MATH** 406 ; **MATH** 418 ; **MATH** 474 ; **MATH** **477** . ii. Data**...**

## Mathematics and Engineering, B.A.Sc. (Class of 2024)

**...**430/433/472/474/**477**; and the remaining**...**Seminar , MTHE 493 Engineering **Math** Project and APSC**...**

## Mathematics and Engineering, B.A.Sc. (Class of 2025)

**...**430/433/472/474/**477**; and the remaining**...**Seminar , MTHE 493 Engineering **Math** Project and APSC**...**