DCC831/030/049 – Quantitative Information Flow (2021-01)

General Information

  • Information about ERE (Ensino Remoto Emergencial):
  • Syllabus: Important information about the course, including textbook, grading, and program – [pdf]
  • Calendar of activities: Plan of lectures, problem-sets due dates, and exams (Last updated on 2021-08-10– [pdf]
  • Seminar:
    • Instructions: [pdf]
    • Groups and presentation dates: [pdf]
  • FAQ: Answers to frequently asked questions about my didactic principles can be found  here.

Supporting Material

UnitSlidesProblem-Sets
00 - Discrete Probability (Supplemental material in Portuguese) [pdf] [pdf]
01 - Introduction to QIF [pdf] [pdf]
02 - Modeling secrets [pdf] [pdf]
03 - On g-vulnerability [pdf][Same as previous]
04 - Channels [pdf] [pdf]
05 - Posterior vulnerability and leakage [pdf] [pdf]
06 - Robustness [pdf] [pdf]
07 - Capacity [pdf][Same as previous]
08 - Composition of channels [pdf] [pdf]
09 - Refinement [pdf] [pdf]
10 - The Dalenius perspective [pdf][Same as previous]
11 - Axiomatics [pdf] [pdf]
12 - The geometry of hypers, gain and losses [pdf][Same as previous]
13 - Applications: The Crowds protocol [pdf][Same as previous]
14 - Differential privacy [pdf]N.A.

Recorded lectures