PASCAL - Pattern Analysis, Statistical Modelling and Computational Learning

The quantitative theory of information
Peter Harremoes and F. Topsoe
In: Handbook on the Philosophy of Information Handbook on the Philosophy of Science , 8 . (2006) Elsevier , The Netherlands , pp. 171-216. ISBN 978-0-444-51726-5


This chapter present the information theoretic approach to information. We give an introduction to the classical definitions from Shannon's original work as well as newer directions like rate-distortion theory, multiuser information theory, quantum information, and applications in probability and statistics.

PDF - Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewer.
EPrint Type:Book Section
Project Keyword:Project Keyword UNSPECIFIED
Subjects:Computational, Information-Theoretic Learning with Statistics
ID Code:5014
Deposited By:Peter Harremoes
Deposited On:24 March 2009