Estimation of mutual information from limited experimental data

A.J.M. Houtsma

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    To obtain an unbiased estimate of mutual information from an experimental confusion matrix, one needs a minimum number of trials of about five times the number of cells in the matrix. This study presents a computer-simulated approach to derive unbiased estimates of mutual information from samples of considerably fewer data.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1626-1629
    JournalJournal of the Acoustical Society of America
    Issue number5
    Publication statusPublished - 1983


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