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Digging into Information Theory

  1. Pirmin Lemberger and
  2. Médéric Morel

Published Online: 24 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118562017.app1

Managing Complexity of Information Systems

Managing Complexity of Information Systems

How to Cite

Lemberger, P. and Morel, M. (2012) Digging into Information Theory, in Managing Complexity of Information Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118562017.app1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848213418

Online ISBN: 9781118562017



  • bennett's logical depth;
  • information system (IS);
  • Information theory;
  • Kolmogorov-complexity;
  • Randomness messages;
  • Shannon entropy


  • Shannon Entropy

  • Shannon Entropy in Short

  • Kolmogorov Complexity

  • Choosing a Scale of Description

  • Relation to Shannon Entropy

  • Computing the Kolmogorov Complexity

  • Kolmogorov Complexity in Short

  • Bennett's Logical Depth

  • Bennett's Logical Depth in Short