Claude Elwood Shannon: collected papers

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IEEE Press, Jan 19, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 924 pages
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This important book, the first published collection of papers by Claude E. Shannon, is a fascinating guide to all of the published articles from this world-renowned inventor, tinkerer, puzzle-solver, prankster, and father of information theory. Includes his seminal article THE MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF COMMUNICATION.

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Preface to Part A
37 A mathematical theory of communication
25 Communication theory of secrecy systems

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About the Editors N. J. A. Sloane and Aaron D. Wyner have been in the Mathematical Science Research Center at Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey 07974, for a total of 52 years. They have written a total of 2?8 papers and books on information theory and related topics. They have both served as Editors-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.

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