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Zakharov Lectureship 2022: Physical Nature of Information – How to receive, send and forget information, Lecture 4

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Zakharov Lectureship 2022: Physical Nature of Information – How to receive, send and forget information, Lecture 4
Location: ENR2 S395
Presenter: Gregory Falkovich, Department of Physics of Complex Systems, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

“What lies at the heart of every living thing is not a spark of life. It is information.” Flies and spies. Rate distortion theory and information bottleneck. Information is money and life: proportional gambling and phenotype switching. Learning by forgetting – renormalization group.

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