Zakharov Lectureship 2022

Physical Nature of Information – How to receive, send and forget information, Lecture 3

Communication theory. Mutual Information as a universal measure of correlation. Channel capacity and noisy channel theorem. Hypothesis testing and relative entropy. How to measure consciousness? Second law of thermodynamics made trivial. Distribution from information.

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4 p.m. Feb. 14, 2022


ENR2, Room S395 and Zoom password: math