# Nonlinear Information Bottleneck

6 May 2017Artemy KolchinskyBrendan D. TraceyDavid H. Wolpert

Information bottleneck (IB) is a technique for extracting information in one random variable $X$ that is relevant for predicting another random variable $Y$. IB works by encoding $X$ in a compressed "bottleneck" random variable $M$ from which $Y$ can be accurately decoded... (read more)

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