Codes and Automata - Theory of Codes

    The book "Codes and Automata" authored by Jean Berstel, Dominique Perrin and Christophe Reutenauer, takes its origins in the book "Theory of Codes" published in 1985 by the first two authors. This new book is a completely revised and substantially augmented version of the previous one. Many changes and updates have been made to take into account the progress both in content and in form.

Latest updates

January 14, 2016
        New corrections ; new references for circular codes, including a paper by Scholtz .
October 27, 2015
New propositions and exercises (with solutions) are added to Chapter VIII, about bisections and Hall sets
April 12, 2015
        Three new exercises (with solutions) are added to Chapter VIII
June 6, 2014
        Several misprints have been corrected.

Last modified : January, 14,  2016.   Jean Berstel, Dominique Perrin, Christophe Reutenauer