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Elements of information theory

Author: Thomas M Cover; Joy A Thomas
Publisher: New York : John Wiley & Sons, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Cover; Joy A Thomas
ISBN: 9780471241959 0471241954
OCLC Number: 758138311
Notes: Índices.
Description: XXIII, 748 p.
Contents: 1. Introduction and preview --
2. Entropy, relative entropy, and mutual information --
3. Asymptotic equipartition property --
4. Entropy rates of a stochastic process --
5. Data compression --
6. Gambling and data compression --
7. Channel capacity --
8. Differencial entropy --
9. Gaussian Channel --
10. Rate distortion theory --
11. Information theory and statistics --
12. Maximum entropy --
13. Universal source coding --
14. Kolmogorov complexity --
15. Network information theory --
16. Information theory and portfolio theory --
17. Inequalities in information theory.
Responsibility: Thomas M. Cover, Joy A. Thomas.
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