Zipf–Mandelbrot law

Known as: Zipf-Mandelbrot law, Pareto–Zipf law, Zipf-Mandelbrot distribution 
In probability theory and statistics, the Zipf–Mandelbrot law is a discrete probability distribution. Also known as the Pareto-Zipf law, it is a… (More)
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2015
2015
Introduction: The law of Zipf-Mandelbrot is a power law, which has been observed in natural languages. A mathematical diagnosis… (More)
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2010
2010
The Zipf–Mandelbrot law is widely used to model a power-law distribution on ranked data. One of the best known applications of… (More)
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2007
2007
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Analysis of global manufacturing and management continues to be popular with academic researchers and industrial practitioners… (More)
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2004
2004
This paper illustrates how the Zipf-Mandelbrot law can emerge in language as a result of minimising the cost of categorising… (More)
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2003
2003
A study on a 220-piece corpus (baroque, classical, romantic, 12tone, jazz, rock, DNA strings, and random music) reveals that… (More)
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2002
2002
We discuss the application of the Zipf–Mandelbrot law on musical pieces encoded in MIDI. Our hypothesis is that this will allow… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
We discuss the application of the Zipf–Mandelbrot law to musical pieces encoded in MIDI. Specifically, we have identified a set… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
In this paper the Zipf–Mandelbrot law is revisited in the context of linguistics. Despite its widespread popularity the Zipf… (More)
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1999
1999
The paper studies the probabilities of the occurrence of m word phrases (m=2,3, ...) in relation with the probabilities of… (More)
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1997
1997
p1, p2, and p3 all being constants. The same inverse power-law statistical distributions were found in embarrassingly different… (More)
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