Entropy 2008, 10(4), 493-506; doi:10.3390/e10040493
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Entropy and Uncertainty

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Received: 17 June 2008; Accepted: 6 August 2008 / Published: 16 October 2008
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Abstract: We give a survey of the basic statistical ideas underlying the definition of entropy in information theory and their connections with the entropy in the theory of dynamical systems and in statistical mechanics.
Keywords: Entropy; relative entropy; uncertainty; information theory
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Robinson, D.W. Entropy and Uncertainty. Entropy 2008, 10, 493-506.

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Robinson DW. Entropy and Uncertainty. Entropy. 2008; 10(4):493-506.

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Robinson, Derek W. 2008. "Entropy and Uncertainty." Entropy 10, no. 4: 493-506.

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