
Jorma Rissanen, Professor Emeritus
Contact Address:

rissanenmdlgmail.com

Main research interests

Development of information theory as the foundation of statistical modeling,
above all theory of the MDL principle and stochastic complexity.
Extension of these. Coding theory for data compression.

Selected papers available
 MDL
Denoising, IEEE Trans. Information Theory, 46(7),
pp. 25372543
 Strong Optimality
of the Normalized ML Models as Universal Codes and Information in Data,
IEEE Trans. Information Theory, vol. 47(5),
pp. 17121717
 Complexity of
Nonlogarithmic Loss Functions, IEEE Trans. Information Theory, vol.
49(2), pp. 476484
 Foundations of Modeling
 An Introduction to the MDL
Principle
Erratum: The tables on p. 7
contain results that are obsolete and should be ignored. More recent
results can be found in
(Giurcaneanu & Rissanen, 2006).
 Model Selection by Sequentially Normalized
Least Squares
Errata
Teaching

Lectures on Statistical Modeling Theory

Last updated on December 18, 2009.
