Filters








2 Hits in 5.5 sec

"A few exciting words": Information and entropy revisited

David Bawden, Lyn Robinson
2015 Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology  
, and of information, according to information theory; and the possible subjectivity of entropy considered as missing information.  ...  While it is strongly related to entropy, information is neither identical with it, nor its opposite. Information is related to order and pattern, but also to disorder and randomness.  ...  We are grateful to the staff of the British Library, and of the libraries of City University London and University College London for assisting in access to the wide range of material examined.  ... 
doi:10.1002/asi.23459 fatcat:4d6huta3sjb3nbnfav77mihyzy

"A few exciting words": information and entropy revisited

David Bawden, Lyn Robinson
2018
of information, according to information theory; and the possible subjectivity of entropy considered as missing information.  ...  A review is presented of the relation between information and entropy, focusing on two main issues: the similarity of the formal definitions of physical entropy, according to statistical mechanics, and  ...  We are grateful to the staff of the British Library, and of the libraries of City University London and University College London for assisting in access to the wide range of material examined.  ... 
doi:10.17613/m6p55dg44 fatcat:rgnltcknkjagxpxzuphhbdplqy