Entropy and Information Optics / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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"Identifies the relationship between entropy and information optics as the impetus for the research and development of high-speed, high-data-rate, and high-capacity communication systems. Examines computing, pattern recognition, and wavelet transformation."
Table of Contents
Introduction to information transmission; diffraction and signal analysis; spatial channel encoding; entropy and information; demon exorcist and cost of entropy; observation and information; image restoration and information; quantum effect on photon channel; coherence theory of optics; wavelet transforms with optics; pattern recognition with optics; computing with optics; communication with fibre optics. Appendices: linear difference equation with constant coefficients; solution of the a priori probabilities of Eqs. (5.37) and (5.38); probability energy distribution.