Why the name THOMAS?
In honor of Thomas Cover and Joy Thomas who were pioneers in teaching information theory.
How can I access the content of a course?
Please, note that the material of THOMAS can be accessed only by registered users. Please, use the “Sign up” button at the top of the page to register. Registration to THOMAS is exclusive to scholars teaching information theory or related areas. In particular, registration to THOMAS is not allowed to students.
What should I check before submitting a course?
How can I create/contribute a course?
You have two options. On the landing page, click on “Contribute course material”; this will direct you to a new page where you will need to click on the “Upload” button. Alternatively, you can add a new course from “My Account” by clicking on “Click here to add a new course” located at the end of the page.
How to get my course approved?
Who is in charge of approving courses?
Courses are approved by the Editor(s) of THOMAS who is a member of the committee (click here to read more about the committee behind this initiative).
How long does it take to get my course approved?
We will do our best to approve your course in a timely manner. If you have any concerns regarding this, please feel to contact us by filling the form available at this link.
How can I edit an existing course? How can I add some new content to a course?
You have two options. On the landing page, click on “Contribute course material”; this will direct you to a new page where you will need to click on “Access/edit previously uploaded courses”. Alternatively, you can edit an existing course or add new content directly from the “My Account”page.