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Entropy of semipatterns or how to connect the dots to minimize entropy

Authors: Jonathan Ashley, Ethan M. Coven and William Geller
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 113 (1991), 1115-1121
MSC: Primary 58F03; Secondary 54H20
MathSciNet review: 1086320
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Abstract: In this paper we solve the following problem: Given a map $ \varphi $ from a finite subset of the reals into the reals, how do you connect the dots in the graph of $ \varphi $ in order to minimize the topological entropy of the resulting map of the interval?

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