PUBLICATIONS OF RAY SOLOMONOFF


2011 
"Algorithmic Probability -- Its Discovery -- Its Properties and Application to Strong AI" ( Latex 23k) ( pdf 130k)
in Hector Zenil (Ed.), Randomness Through Computation: Some Answers, More Questions
Chapter 11, pp. 149 - 157, World Scientific Publishing Company , February 11, 2011)

2010 
"Algorithmic Probability, Heuristic Programming and AGI" ( pdf 122k)
E. Baum, M. Hutter and E. Kitzelmann (Eds.), Artifical General Intelligence, Proceedings of the Third Conference
on Artificial General Intelligence, AGI 2010, Lugano, Switzerland, pp. 251-257, March 5-8, 2010

2009 
"Algorithmic Probability: Theory and Applications" ( Latex 63k) ( pdf 204k) Abstract
Revision of article in F. Emmert-Streib and M. Dehmer (Eds.), Information Theory and Statistical Learning,
Springer Science+Business Media, N.Y., pp. 1--23, 2009

2008 
"Three Kinds of Probabilistic Induction: Universal Distributions and Convergence Theorems" ( Latex 25k) ( pdf 139k)
The Computer Journal: Christopher Stewart Wallace (1933-2004) memorial special issue, 51(5), pp. 566--570, 2008

2008 
"The Probability of "Undefined" (Non-converging) Output in Generating the Universal Probability Distribution" ( Latex 11k) ( pdf 122k) Abstract
Information Processing Letters, Vol. 106, No. 6, pp. 238--246, June 2008.

2006 
"Machine Learning - Past and Future" ( Latex 39k) ( pdf 174k) Abstract
Revision August 11, 2009, of lecture given at AI@50, The Dartmouth Artificial Intelligence Conference, Dartmouth, N.H. July 13-15, 2006.

2003 
"The Universal Distribution and Machine Learning" ( Latex 22k) ( pdf 115k) ( Postscript 225K)
The Kolmogorov Lecture, Feb. 27, 2003, Royal Holloway, Univ. of London. The Computer Journal, Vol. 46, No. 6, 2003

2002 
"Progress in Incremental Machine Learning; Revision 2.0, 30 Oct. 2003" (Latex 89k, 2k: zipped files) ( pdf 295k) ( Postscript 609k) ( dvi 136k ) Abstract
Given at NIPS Workshop on Universal Learning Algorithms and Optimal Search, Dec. 14, 2002, Whistler, B.C., Canada.

1999 
"Two Kinds of Probabilistic Induction," ( Latex 20k) ( pdf 149k) Abstract
The Computer Journal, Vol. 42, No. 4, 1999

1997 
"Does Algorithmic Probability Solve the Problem of Induction?" ( Latex 36k) ( pdf 149k) ( Postscript 149k) Abstract
Oxbridge Research, P.O.B. 400404, Cambridge, Mass. 02140, 1997

1997 
"The Discovery of Algorithmic Probability," ( Latex 86k) ( pdf 228k) ( Postscript 257k)
Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 73-88, August 1997.

1990 
"Autonomous Theory Building Systems," ( pdf 117k)
co-author W.J. Paul, Computer Science Dept., University of Saarbruecken, 66041 Saarbruecken, Germany, 1990

1989 
"A System for Incremental Learning Based on Algorithmic Probability," ( Latex 51k) ( pdf 176k) ( Postscript 368k) Abstract
Proceedings of the Sixth Israeli Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition,
Tel Aviv, Israel, pp. 515--527, December 1989

1986 
"The Application of Algorithmic Probability to Problems in Artificial Intelligence," ( Latex 57k) ( pdf 159k) ( Postscript 309k)
in: M. Kochen and H. M. Hastings (Eds.), Advances in Cognitive Science, AAAS Selected Symposia Series, AAAS, Washington, D.C., pp. 210-227, 1988,
also in: L.N. Kanal and J.F. Lemmer (Eds.), Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., pp. 473-491, 1986.

1985 
"The Time Scale of Artificial Intelligence: Reflections on Social Effects," ( pdf 110k)
Human Systems Management, Vol. 5, pp. 149-153, 1985

1985 
"Two Kinds of Complexity,"
Oxbridge Research, 1985

1984 
"Optimum Sequential Search," ( pdf 446k)
Oxbridge Research, June 1984

1982 
"Perfect Training Sequences and the Costs of Corruption - A Progress Report on Inductive Inference Research," ( pdf 338k)
Oxbridge Research, August 1982

1978 
"Complexity-Based Induction Systems: Comparisons and Convergence Theorems," (pdf 1312k)
IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. IT-24, No. 4, pp. 422-432, July 1978

1975 
"Inductive Inference Theory - A Unified Approach to Problems in Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence." ( Latex 37k) ( pdf 160k) ( Postscript 328k) Abstract
Proceedings of the Fourth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Tbilisi, Georgia, U.S.S.R., pp. 274-280, September 1975

1975 
"The Adequacy of Complexity Models of Induction," ( pdf 147k)
International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Section VI, London, Ontario, Canada, pp. 19-20, September 1975

1968 
"The Search for Artificial Intelligence," ( pdf 430k)
Electronics and Power, pp. 8-11, January 1968

1967 
"Inductive Inference Research Status Spring 1967," ( Latex 37k) ( pdf 161k) ( Postscript 248k) Abstract
RTB 154, Rockford Research, Inc., 140 1/2 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, Mass. 02138, July 1967

1966 
"Some Recent Work in Artificial Intelligence," ( pdf 1,400 k)
Proc. IEEE, pp. 1687-1697, December 1966

1964 
"A Formal Theory of Inductive Inference, Part I" ( Latex 56k) ( pdf 197k) ( Postscript 208k)
Information and Control, Part I: Vol 7, No. 1, pp. 1-22, March 1964

1964 
"A Formal Theory of Inductive Inference, Part II" ( Latex 82k) ( pdf 212k) ( Postscript 245k)
Information and Control, Part II: Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 224-254, June 1964

1962 
"Comments on Dr. S. Watanabe's Paper," ( pdf 208 k)
Synthese, pp. 97-100, September 1962

1962 
"Training Sequences for Mechanized Induction," ( pdf 480 k)
Self- Organizing Systems, M. Yovits, ed., pp. 425-434, 1962

1961 
"An Inductive Inference Code Employing Definitions,"
ZTB 141, Rockford Research, Inc., April 1961 ( pdf 977k)

1961 
"A Coding Method for Inductive Inference,"
ZTB 140, Rockford Research, Inc., April 1961 ( pdf 608k)

1960 
"Progress Report: Research in Inductive Inference April 1959 to November 1960." ( pdf 971k)
ZTB 139, Rockford Research, Inc., January 1961

1960 
"A Preliminary Report on a General Theory of Inductive Inference," ( Latex 47k) ( pdf 175k) ( Postscript 182k) Abstract
(Revision of Report V-131), Contract AF 49(639)-376, Report ZTB-138, Zator Co., Cambridge, Mass., Nov, 1960

1960 
"A Preliminary Report on a General Theory of Inductive Inference," ( pdf 1,228k)
(Has annotations by the author). Contract AF 49(639)-376, Report V-131, Zator Co., Cambridge, Mass., Feb. 4, 1960

1960 
"A New Method for Discovering the Grammars of Phrase Structure Languages," ( pdf 1413 k)
Information Processing, Unesco, Paris, 1960

1959 
"A Progress Report on Machines to Learn to Translate Languages and Retrieve Information," ( pdf 792 k)
Advances in Documentation and Library Science, Vol. III, pt. 2, pp. 941-953. (Proceedings of a conference in September 1959.)

1959 
"Progress Report: Research on Inductive Inference for the Year Ending March 1959," ( pdf 777 k)
ZTB 130, Zator Co., May 1959

1958 
"The Mechanization of Linguistic Learning," ( pdf 595 k)
Second International Congress on Cybernetics, pp. 180-193, 1958

1957 
"An Inductive Inference Machine," ( pdf 680 k)
IRE Convention Record, Section on Information Theory, Part 2, pp. 56-62, 1957

1956 
"An Inductive Inference Machine," ( pdf 1,400 k)
A privately circulated report, August 1956

1955 
"Effect of Heisenberg's Principal on Channel Capacity," ( Latex 7k) ( pdf 76k) ( Postscript 126k) ( dvi 10k )
Proc. IRE, April 1955, p. 484

1953 
"An Optically Driven Airborne Chopper,"
Proc. of the Third Typhoon Symposium, 1953

1952 
"An Exact Method for the Computation of the Connectivity of Random Nets." (pdf 180k)
Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics, vol. 14, p. 153, 1952

1951 
"Connectivity of Random Nets," (Latex: 2 files, zipped 48k) ( pdf 145k) ( Postscript 329k)
(with A. Rapoport), Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics, Vol. 13, p. 107, 1951

1950 
"Structure of Random Nets,"
(with A. Rapoport), Proc. Int. Cong. Mathematicians, p. 674, 1950

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