@inproceedings{Hradil2006LikelihoodAE,
title={Likelihood and entropy for statistical inversion},
author={Zdeněk Hradil and Jaroslav Řeh{\'a}{\vc}ek},
year={2006}
}

Two celebrated statistical principlesPrinciple of Maximum Likelihood and Principle of Maximum Entropy are merged establishing a novel estimation scheme for statistical inversion.