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Surprise Maximization

Borwein, David and Borwein, Jonathan M. and Marechal, Pierre (2000) Surprise Maximization. American Math. Monthly, 107 . pp. 527-537.

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      Abstract

      An examination and solution of the optimization problems arising from an information theoretic avoidance of the "surprise examination" paradox is provided. The problems provide an application of the Kuhn-Tucker theory and various classical inequalities and estimation techniques.

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      Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2003
      Last Modified: 13 Jan 2015 12:34
      URI: http://docserver.carma.newcastle.edu.au/id/eprint/209

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