Thursday, June 28, 2012

The Nature of Information V

In this installment I demonstrate how to determine some of the quantities we have been looking into using Mathematica 8. You can find it at this website:

under Information Theory V.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

The Nature of Information IV

In this post I examine what coding is and introduce Shannon's First Coding Theorem and the Shannon-McMillan Theorem. See Information Theory IV.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

The Nature of information III

In this posting I explore the probability of finding strings and establish the principle that the chace of finding a given string is independent from the elements of the string. This result is called the Asymptotic Equipartition Property. For details go to the The Nature of Information III

Friday, June 1, 2012

New place for formatted information theory.

Due to the difficulty in placing the mathematical symbols into the blog, I will encapsulate the post and provide a link to the formatted version.

In general these will be located at: