Claude Elwood Shannon
Claude E. Shannon (1916 - 2001)
Videos on Shannon
The Shannon Centennial Video:
1100100 years of bits
(IEEE Information Theory Society, 2016)
The Shannon Limit
(Nokia Bell Labs, 2016)
Delve Video Essay on Shannon:
The Man Who Turned Paper Into Pixels
(Adam Westbrook, 2014)
Shannon Video from the AT&T Tech Channel:
Tech Icons - Claude Shannon
(2011)
Claude E. Shannon Video:
Father of the Information Age
(from UCTV, 2002)
Shannon papers
Shannon's 1948 foundational paper on information theory:
A Mathematical Theory of Communication
Shannon's 1949 paper on secrecy:
Communication Theory of Secrecy Systems
Shannon's 1959 paper on rate-distortion theory:
Coding Theorems for a Discrete Source With a Fidelity Criterion
Shannon's 1961 paper on two-way channels:
Two-Way Communication Channels
Shannon: Collected Papers
On Shannon
Shannon biography:
A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age
, by Jimmy Sonni and Rob Goodman, 2017. See also
10,000 Hours With Claude Shannon
.
Bell Labs exhibit on Shannon:
Claude E. Shannon, A Goliath Amongst Giants
, 2016.
The New Yorker article on Shannon's Centennial:
Claude Shannon, The Father of the Information Age, Turns 1100100
, 2016.
A Retrospective on Shannon by Robert Gallager:
Claude E. Shannon: A Retrospective on His Life, Work, and Impact
, 2001.
Claude E. Shannon:
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