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Genre/Form: | Electronic books |
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Additional Physical Format: | Printed edition: |

Material Type: | Document, Internet resource |

Document Type: | Internet Resource, Computer File |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Ovidiu Calin; Constantin Udriște |

ISBN: | 9783319077796 3319077791 3319077783 9783319077789 |

OCLC Number: | 884782328 |

Description: | 1 online resource (xxiii, 375 pages) : illustrations (some color) |

Contents: | Part I: The Geometry of Statistical Models -- Statistical Models -- Explicit Examples -- Entropy on Statistical Models -- Kullback-Leibler Relative Entropy -- Informational Energy -- Maximum Entropy Distributions -- Part II: Statistical Manifolds -- An Introduction to Manifolds -- Dualistic Structure -- Dual Volume Elements -- Dual Laplacians -- Contrast Functions Geometry -- Contrast Functions on Statistical Models -- Statistical Submanifolds -- Appendix A: Information Geometry Calculator. |

Responsibility: | Ovidiu Calin, Constantin Udrişte. |

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"The book under review presents a conciseintroduction to the mathematical foundation of information geometry andcontains an overview of other related areas of interest and applications. ...This book is well-written and will be a useful and important addition to theresources of practitioners and many others engaged in probability theory,mathematical statistics and related subjects. I recommend it highly as atextbook for a course directed at graduate or advanced undergraduate students."(Prasanna Sahoo, zbMATH, Vol. 1325.60001, 2016) Read more...

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