Zakharov Lectureship 2022

Physical Nature of Information – How to receive, send and forget information, Lecture 5

Rate distortion theory and information bottleneck. Information is money and life: proportional gambling and phenotype switching. Stochastic Web surfing and Google’s PageRank. Fluctuation theorems and modern forms of the second law of thermodynamics. Take-home lessons.

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4 p.m. Feb. 28, 2022


ENR2, Room S395 and Zoom password: math