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Zoekopdracht: faculteit: "FNWI" en publicatiejaar: "2008"

AuteursP.D. Grünwald, P.M.B. Vitányi
TitelAlgorithmic information theory
Boek/bron titelPhilosophy of information
Auteurs/EditorsP. Adriaans, J. van Benthem
UitgeverNorth-Holland
PlaatsAmsterdam
Jaar2008
Pagina's281-320
ISBN9780444517265
FaculteitFaculteit der Natuurwetenschappen, Wiskunde en Informatica
Instituut/afd.FNWI: Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC)
SamenvattingWe introduce algorithmic information theory, also known as the theory of Kolmogorov complexity. We explain the main concepts of this quantitative approach to defining 'information'. We discuss the extent to which Kolmogorov's and Shannon's information theory have a common purpose, and where they are fundamentally different. We indicate how recent developments within the theory allow one to formally distinguish between 'structural' (meaningful) and 'random' information as measured by the Kolmogorov structure function, which leads to a mathematical formalization of Occam's razor in inductive inference. We end by discussing some of the philosophical implications of the theory.
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