Lectures


  1. Introduction
  2. Law of abbreviation and compression
  3. Coding theory. Extended information theory.
  4. Theory of power laws
  5. Zipf’s frequency laws (models).
  6. Optimization models of communication. Information theory revisited.
  7. Word order
  8. Order of Subject Verb and Object
  9. Closing

Extra

  1. Symbolic sequences. Long-range correlations.
  2. Language dynamics
  3. Large scale linguistic/cognitive networks.