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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
In recent years, grid technology has had such a fast growth that it has been used in many scientific experiments and research… Expand
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2009
2009
  • D. Y. Manin
  • J. Quant. Linguistics
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 35189261
Abstract Zipf's law states that if words of a language are sorted in the order of decreasing frequency of usage, a word's… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • O. Saleh, M. Hefeeda
  • Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 1515122
Peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing systems generate a major portion of the Internet traffic, and this portion is expected to… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In this paper, we study the live streaming workload from a large content delivery network. Our data, collected over a 3 month… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A study on a 220-piece corpus (baroque, classical, romantic, 12-tone, jazz, rock, DNA strings, and random music) reveals that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In this paper the Zipf–Mandelbrot law is revisited in the context of linguistics. Despite its widespread popularity the Zipf… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This paper addresses two unresolved issues about Web caching. The first issue is whether Web requests from a fixed user community… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A curious observation was made that the rank statistics of scientific citation numbers follows Zipf-Mandelbrot's law. The same… Expand
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