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Boundary distortion rate in synchronized systems: Geometrical meaning of entropy


The geometrical meaning of the Kolmogorov entropy is studied. The relation between the entropy and boundary distortion rate in the phase space is obtained for a wide class of symbolic dynamical systems, namely synchronized systems.

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Correspondence to S. A. Komech.

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Original Russian Text © S.A. Komech, 2012, published in Problemy Peredachi Informatsii, 2012, Vol. 48, No. 1, pp. 15–25.

Partially supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, project no. 11-01-00485-a.

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Komech, S.A. Boundary distortion rate in synchronized systems: Geometrical meaning of entropy. Probl Inf Transm 48, 11–20 (2012).

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  • Information Transmission
  • Geometrical Meaning
  • Markov Shift
  • Synchronize System
  • Shift Transformation