stat.entropyFunction {CTD}R Documentation

Entropy of a bit-string

Description

The entropy of a bitstring (ex: 1010111000) is calculated.

Usage

stat.entropyFunction(bitString)

Arguments

bitString

- A vector of 0's and 1's.

Value

e - a floating point percentage, between 0 and 1.

Examples

stat.entropyFunction(c(1,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0))       # Output: 0.6193822
stat.entropyFunction(c(1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0)) # Output: 1
stat.entropyFunction(c(1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1)) # Output: 0

[Package CTD version 1.0.0 Index]