Complexity, Entropy, and the Physics of Information

Addison-Wesley (1990)

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I Physics of Information Information, Physics, Quantum: The Search for Links John Archibald Wheeler Information from Quantum Measurements Benjamin Schumacher Local Accessibility of Quantum States William K. Wootters The Entropy of Black Holes V. F. Mukhanov Some Simple Consequences of the Loss of Information in a Spacetime with a Horizon Shin Takagi Why is the Physical World so Comprehensible? P. C. W. Davies II Laws of Physics and Laws of Computation Algorithmic Information Content, Church-Turing Thesis, Physical Entropy, and Maxwell’s Demon W. E. Zurek Entropy and Information: How Much Information is Needed to Assign a Probability? Carlton M. Caves Complexity of Models J. Rissanen Laws and Boundary Conditions C. H. Woo How to Define Complexity in Physics, and Why Charles H. Bennett III Complexity and Evolution Requirements for Evolvability in Complex Systems: Orderly Dynamics and Frozen Components Stuart A. Kauffman Valuable Information Seth Lloyd Non-Equilibrium Polymers, Entropy, and Algorithmic Information Dilip K. Kondepudi The Dynamics of Complex Computational Systems Tad Hogg Computation at the Onset of Chaos James P. Crutchfield and Karl Young IV Physics of Computation Parallel Quantum Computation Norman Margolus Information Processing at the Molecular Level: Possible Realizations and Physical Constraints W. G. Teich and G. Mahler How Cheap Can Mechanics’ First Principles Be? Tommaso Toffoli Intermittent Fluctuations and Complexity Xiao-Jing Wang Information Processing in Visual Perception A. Zee V Probability, Entropy, and Quantum Thermodynamic Constraints on Quantum Axioms Asker Peres Entropy and Quantum Mechanics M. Hossein Páriovi Einstein Completion of Quantum Mechanics Made Falsifiable O. E. Rossler Quantum Mechanics and Algorithmic Complexity J. W. Barrett Probability in Quantum Theory E. T. Jaynes Quantum Measurements and Entropy H. D. Zeh VI Quantum Theory and Measurement Quantum Mechanics in the Light of Quantum Cosmology Murray Gell-Mann and James B. Hartle Information Dissipation in Quantum Cosmology and the Emergence of Classical Spacetime Jonathan J. Halliwell The Quantum Mechanics of Self-Measurement David Z. Albert The Quantum-Classical Correspondence in Light of Classi- cal Bell’s and Quantum Tsirelson’s Inequalities X. A. Khalfin Some Progress in Measurement Theory: The Logical Inter- pretation of Quantum Mechanics Roland Omnes.
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