Science and Information Theory

Science and Information Theory

by Leon Brillouin
     
 

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A classic source for understanding the connections between information theory and physics, this text was written by one of the giants of 20th-century physics. Topics include the principles of coding, coding problems and solutions, the analysis of signals, a summary of thermodynamics, thermal agitation and Brownian motion, plus an examination of Maxwell's demon. 81…  See more details below

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A classic source for understanding the connections between information theory and physics, this text was written by one of the giants of 20th-century physics. Topics include the principles of coding, coding problems and solutions, the analysis of signals, a summary of thermodynamics, thermal agitation and Brownian motion, plus an examination of Maxwell's demon. 81 figures. 14 tables.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486439181
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/07/2004
Series:
Phoenix Edition Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.94(d)

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