How to Run Algorithmic Information Theory on a Computer

Lecture given Friday 7 April 1995 at the Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico. The lecture was videotaped; this is an edited transcript.

By: G. J. Chaitin

Published in: RC20193 in 1995


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