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ALGORITHMIC
INFORMATION
THEORY

Algorithmic information theory (AIT) is the result of putting
Shannon's information theory and Turing's computability theory into a
cocktail shaker and shaking vigorously. The basic idea is to measure
the complexity of an object by the size in bits of the smallest
program for computing it. (G. J. Chaitin)

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MEMBERS

C. Calude,
G. Chaitin,
M. Dinneen,
B. Khoussainov,
A. Nies

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OPEN
PROBLEMS

An
open questions paper by Joe Miller and Andre Nies.

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SOFTWARE FOR
AIT

AIT-related software on Greg Chaitin's
page.

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MEETINGS IN
AIT

Special session Computability and Randomness at TAMC07, Computability Theory at Joint Meeting of the AMS-NZMS 2007

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