Towards a generalization of information theory for hierarchical partitions

27 Feb 2020Juan I. PerottiNahuel AlmeiraFabio Saracco

Complex systems often exhibit multiple levels of organization covering a wide range of physical scales, so the study of the hierarchical decomposition of their structure and function is frequently convenient. To better understand this phenomenon, we introduce a generalization of information theory that works with hierarchical partitions... (read more)

PDF Abstract

Code


No code implementations yet. Submit your code now

Tasks


Results from the Paper


  Submit results from this paper to get state-of-the-art GitHub badges and help the community compare results to other papers.