Informational Observation Theory: An Extension to Two Continuous Sets of Events

Colette Padet (Thermoméchanique, GRSM, Reims Cedex, France)

Kybernetes

ISSN: 0368-492X

Publication date: 1 April 1992

Abstract

An analysis is proposed of the consequences of the limitations inherent in observation processes PA and PB on the joint, marginal and conditional entropies of two continuous sets A and B of events, observed by means of PA and PB. These events can be statistically dependent. Properties of asymmetry appear which do not exist in the Shannonian model. They induce a new definition of mutual information.

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Citation

Padet, C. (1992), "Informational Observation Theory: An Extension to Two Continuous Sets of Events", Kybernetes, Vol. 21 No. 4, pp. 80-88. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb005937

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1992, MCB UP Limited

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