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Entropy and Information Optics / Edition 1

Entropy and Information Optics / Edition 1

by Francis T.S. Yu


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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."

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780824703639
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/28/2000
Series: Optical Science and Engineering Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.25(d)

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.

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