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Brian Marcus

### Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia

### TEACHING (Term 2 W2013-2014 (January - April, 2014)):

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### Office Hours: TuW 1:00 - 2:30 and by appointment (in room 218 of Math Building).

### RESEARCH GROUP:

### Raimundo Briceno, PhD student

### Nishant Chandgotia, PhD student

### Felipe Garcia-Ramos, PhD student

### RECENT ALUMNI OF RESEARCH GROUP:

### Guangyue Han, Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Hong Kong

### Erez Louidor, Google, Mountain View, USA

### Tom Meyerovitch, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Ben-Gurion University

### Ronnie Pavlov, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Denver

### Research Interests:

### Coding and Information Theory, Symbolic Dynamics,
Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems

### Publications:

### Recent Research Publications in Electronic Form

### Publication List

### Textbook:

### An Introduction to Symbolic Dynamics and Coding (with D.
Lind), Cambridge University Press, 1995 (reprinted 1999).

### Lecture Notes:

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An Introduction to Coding for Constrained Systems (with R. Roth and P. Siegel)

### Class and Seminar Notes:

## Entropy

## Thermodynamic Formalism

### Presentations:

### Careers in Mathematics

### Careers in Mathematics (brief)

### A Talk on entropy of d-dimensional shifts of finite type

### Bio:

### A Brief Biography

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Contact Information:

Brian Marcus

Department of Mathematics

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z2

Canada

marcus@math.ubc.ca

tel:604-822-3262

Math Building 218

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