The Resource The science of information : from language to black holes, (videorecording)

The science of information : from language to black holes, (videorecording)

Label
The science of information : from language to black holes
Title
The science of information
Title remainder
from language to black holes
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JAI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
531.14
PerformerNote
Instructed by Benjamin Schumacher
Series statement
Great courses.
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The science of information : from language to black holes, (videorecording)
Label
The science of information : from language to black holes, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In one container (28 x 17 cm.)
  • Title from disc surface
  • "Course number 1301."
  • Contains twenty-four 30 minute lectures
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Accompanying material
1 book.
Bibliography note
Accompanying course guidebook includes bibliography (pages 347-353)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. 1. The transformability of information ; 2. Computation and logic gates ; 3. Measuring information ; 4. Entropy and the average surprise ; 5. Data compression and prefix-free codes ; 6. Encoding images and sounds -- disc 2. 7. Noise and channel capacity ; 8. Error-correcting codes ; 9. Signals and bandwidth ; 10. Cryptography and key entropy ; 11. Cryptanaloysis and unraveling the enigma ; 12. Unbreakable codes and public keys --
  • disc 3. 13. What genetic information can do ; 14. Life's origins and DNA computing ; 15. Neural codes in the brain ; 16. Entropy and microstate information ; 17. Erasure cost and reversible computing ; 18. Horse races and stock markets -- disc 4. 19. Turing machines and algorithmic information ; 20. Uncomputable functions and incompleteness ; 21. Qubits and quantum information ; 22. Quantum cryptography via entanglement ; 23. It fom Bit : physics from information ; 24. The meaning of information
Control code
a1730689
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9781629972299/LC.GIF&client=780-496-1833&type=xw12&upc=&oclc=%28Sirsi%29%20a1730689
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
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Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781629972299
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • PD1231A (DVD)
  • ID1231A-01 (DVD)
  • PB1231A (Book)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1730689
  • (CaAE) a1730689
  • (OCoLC)858622294
Video recording format
DVD

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