**Algorithmic Randomness and Complexity**

by R. G. Downey, D. R. Hirschfeldt

**Publisher**: Springer 2010**ISBN/ASIN**: 0387955674**ISBN-13**: 9780387955674**Number of pages**: 629

**Description**:

Computability and complexity theory are two central areas of research in theoretical computer science. This book provides a systematic, technical development of algorithmic randomness and complexity for scientists from diverse fields.

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