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Information theory

A mathematical theory first studied by Claude E. Shannon that presents a framework that measures among many things the amount of theoretical coding necessary to communicate information effectively.
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Such a case is equivalent to the oblivious transfer scenario and information-theoretic security is impossible for noiseless channels [18].
In contrast to the R-based ARACNE and TimeDelayARACNE, our proposed information-theoretic framework is tailored to the MapReduce programming paradigm.
Information-Theoretic Secrecy against the Passive Eavesdropping Attack:
In the information-theoretic method, when information increases, a small number of hidden neurons are activated.
To investigate the causal relationships among temperature, maternal size, and reproductive traits (egg quality and fecundity), we used an information-theoretic approach to identify the model that best fit the available data, following Angilletta et al.
Model selection and multimodal inference: a practical information-theoretic approach.
From the distribution of 15-dimensional continuous variables collected from videos, we computed information-theoretic measures of expressivity for each subject.
We first derive Schleher intercept factor for radar network in Section 3 and formulate the problems of information-theoretic criteria based LPI optimization, where the resulting nonconvex and nonlinear LPI optimization problems associated with different information-theoretic criteria are cast under a unified framework and solved through the nonlinear programming based genetic algorithm (NPGA).
From an information-theoretic perspective, the Shannon entropy, which quantifies the uncertainty in a random variable, may be used as a useful candidate metric for consistency.
ARACNE [14, 42] is an algorithm that extracts transcriptional networks from microarray data by using an information-theoretic method to reduce the indirect interactions.
Qin, "Information-theoretic algorithm for waveform optimization within ultra wideband cognitive radar network," in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Ultra-Wideband (ICUWB '10), pp.
Model Selection and Multi-model Inference: A Practical Information-Theoretic Approach.
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