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Published: 22 January 2009

592 Pages | 140 line drawings


ISBN: 9780198570837

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Information, Physics, and Computation

Marc Mézard and Andrea Montanari

Oxford Graduate Texts

  • Landmark book in a new field
  • Defines a common set of concepts and common language for three disciplines which used to work independently
  • Self-contained, precise. Numerous examples and exercises make it a valuable teaching book
  • Builds a bridge between physics of glasses and computer science problems
  • Unique place to learn about the cavity method and its connections to message passing algorithms