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Minimum message length

Known as: MML 
Minimum message length (MML) is a formal information theory restatement of Occam's Razor: even when models are not equal in goodness of fit accuracy… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Inductive Inference.- Information.- Strict Minimum Message Length (SMML).- Approximations to SMML.- MML: Quadratic Approximations… 
2004
2004
We derive a minimum message length (MML) estimator for stationary and nonstationary autoregressive models using the Wallace and… 
2002
2002
This paper investigates the coding of change-points in the information-theoretic Minimum Message Length (MML) framework. Change… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The relationship between the Bayesian approach and the minimum description length approach is established. We sharpen and clarify… 
2000
2000
Explicit segmentation is the partitioning of data into homogeneous regions by specifying cut-points. W. D. Fisher (1958) gave an… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The notion of algorithmic complexity was developed by Kolmogorov (1965) and Chaitin (1966) independently of one another and of… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The segmentation problem arises in many applications in data mining, A.I. and statistics, including segmenting time series… 
1996
1996
We consider some particular instances of the segmentation problem. We derive minimum message length (MML) expressions for stating… 
1992
1992
A method of Bayesian inference known as minimum message length encoding is applied to the inference of an evolutionary-tree and… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • C. S. Wallace
  • International Conference on Computing and…
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 38718801
Although classifiation is perhaps the oldest practical application of MML inference, the early algorithm was subject to weakly…