EntropyEstimation: Estimation of Entropy and Related Quantities

Contains methods for the estimation of Shannon's entropy, variants of Renyi's entropy, mutual information, Kullback-Leibler divergence, and generalized Simpson's indices. The estimators used have a bias that decays exponentially fast.

Package details

AuthorLijuan Cao <lcao@jcsu.edu> and Michael Grabchak <mgrabcha@uncc.edu>
MaintainerMichael Grabchak <mgrabcha@uncc.edu>
LicenseGPL (>= 3)
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EntropyEstimation documentation built on May 1, 2019, 6:33 p.m.