Probability and Information: An Integrated Approach

Probability and Information: An Integrated Approach

David Applebaum


This new and up to date textbook is a superb approach to introduce chance and data concept to scholars new to arithmetic, desktop technology, engineering, facts, economics, or company stories. purely requiring wisdom of uncomplicated calculus, it starts off via development a transparent and systematic beginning to likelihood and data. vintage issues coated contain discrete and non-stop random variables, entropy and mutual info, greatest entropy equipment, the primary restrict theorem and the coding and transmission of data. Newly coated for this version is smooth fabric on Markov chains and their entropy. Examples and routines are integrated to demonstrate easy methods to use the idea in quite a lot of purposes, with particular recommendations to so much routines to be had on-line for teachers.

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