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Ray Solomonoff - Selected Bibliography

Professor Solomonoff's website provides an alternative list of publications and the abstracts for several of his papers.

"Machine Learning - Past and Future"
Given at AI@50, The Dartmouth Artificial Intelligence Conference, Dartmouth, N.H., 13-15 July 2006.

"Three Kinds of Probabilistic Induction: Universal Distributions and Convergence Theorems"
2004. To appear in Festchrift for Chris Wallace, Melbourne, Australia

"The Universal Distribution and Machine Learning"
In The Computer Journal, Vol. 46, No. 6, 2003.

"Progress in Incremental Machine Learning"
Rev. 2, Oct 2003. Given at NIPS (Neural Information Processing Systems) Conference, Whistler, B.C., Canada

"Two Kinds of Probabilistic Induction"
The Computer Journal, Vol. 42, No. 4, 1999.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as HTML, LaTeX or pdf files, and in abstract.
"Does Algorithmic Probability Solve the Problem of Induction?"
Oxbridge Research, Suite 501, 678 Mass. Ave., Cambridge, Mass. 02139, 1997.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as HTML, LaTeX or postscript files, and in abstract.
"The Discovery of Algorithmic Probability"
Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 73-88, August 1997.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as an HTML, LaTeX or postscript file.
"Autonomous Theory Building Systems"
co-author W.J. Paul, Computer Science Dept., University of Saarbruecken, 66041 Saarbruecken, Germany, 1994.
"A System for Incremental Learning Based on Algorithmic Probability"
Proceedings of the Sixth Israeli Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Tel Aviv, Israel, pp. 515--527, December 1989.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as an HTML file, with corresponding graph or in abstract.
"The Application of Algorithmic Probability to Problems in Artificial Intelligence"
in: M. Kochen and H. M. Hastings (Eds.), Advances in Cognitive Science, AAAS Selected Symposia Series, AAAS, Washington, D.C., pp. 210-227, 1988.
"Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence"
L.N. Kanal and J.F. Lemmer (Eds.), Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., pp. 473-491, 1986.
"The Time Scale of Artificial Intelligence: Reflections on Social Effects"
Human Systems Management, Vol. 5, pp. 149-153, 1985.
"Two Kinds of Complexity"
Oxbridge Research, 1985.
"Optimum Sequential Search"
Oxbridge Research, June 1984.
"Perfect Training Sequences and the Costs of Corruption - A Progress Report on Inductive Inference Research"
Oxbridge Research, August 1982.
"Complexity-Based Induction Systems: Comparisons and Convergence Theorems"
IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. IT-24, No. 4, pp. 422-432, July 1978.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as a pdf file.
"Inductive Inference Theory - A Unified Approach to Problems in Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence"
Proceedings of the Fourth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Tbilisi, Georgia, U.S.S.R., pp. 274-280, September 1975.
"The Adequacy of Complexity Models of Induction"
International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Section VI, London, Ontario, Canada, pp. 19-20, September 1975.
"The Search for Artificial Intelligence"
Electronics and Power, pp. 8-11, January 1968.
"Inductive Inference Research Status Spring 1967"
RTB 154, Rockford Research, Inc., 140 1/2 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, Mass. 02138, July 1967.
"Some Recent Work in Artificial Intelligence"
Proc. IEEE, pp. 1687-1697, December 1966.
"A Formal Theory of Inductive Inference"
Information and Control, Part I: Vol 7, No. 1, pp. 1-22, March 1964.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as an HTML, LaTeX or postscript file.
"A Formal Theory of Inductive Inference"
Information and Control, Part II: Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 224-254, June 1964.
"Comments on Dr. S. Watanabe's Paper," Synthese
pp. 97-100, September 1962. "Training Sequences for Mechanized Induction," Self-Organizing Systems, M. Yovits, ed., pp. 425-434, 1962.
"An Inductive Inference Code Employing Definitions"
ZTB 141, Rockford Research, Inc., April 1961.
"A Coding Method for Inductive Inference"
ZTB 140, Rockford Research, Inc., April 1961.
"Progress Report: Research in Inductive Inference April 1959 to November 1960"
ZTB 139, Rockford Research, Inc., January 1961.
"A Preliminary Report on a General Theory of Inductive Inference"
(Revision of Report V-131), Contract AF 49(639)-376, Report ZTB-138, Zator Co., Cambridge, Mass., Nov, 1960.
Available from Professor Solomonoff as an HTML, LaTeX or postscript file, or in abstract.
"A Preliminary Report on a General Theory of Inductive Inference"
ZTB 138, Report V-131, Zator Co., Cambridge, Mass., Feb. 4, 1960.
"A New Method for Discovering the Grammars of Phrase Structure Languages"
Information Processing, Unesco, Paris, 1960.
"A Progress Report on Machines to Learn to Translate Languages and Retrieve Information"
Advances in Documentation and Library Science, Vol. III, pt. 2, pp. 941-953. (Proceedings of a conference in September 1959.)
"Progress Report: Research on Inductive Inference for the Year Ending March 1959"
ZTB 130, Zator Co., May 1959.
"The Mechanization of Linguistic Learning"
Second International Congress on Cybernetics, pp. 180-193, 1958.
"An Inductive Inference Machine"
IRE Convention Record, Section on Information Theory, Part 2, pp. 56-62, 1957.
"An Inductive Inference Machine"
A privately circulated report, August 1956.
"Effect of Heisenberg's Principal on Channel Capacity"
Proc. IRE, April 1955, p. 484.
"An Optically Driven Airborne Chopper"
Proc. of the Third Typhoon Symposium, 1953.
"An Exact Method for the Computation of the Connectivity of Random Nets"
Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics, vol. 14, p. 153, 1952.
"Connectivity of Random Nets"
(with A. Rapoport), Bulletin of Mathematical Biophysics, Vol. 13, p. 107, 1951.
"Structure of Random Nets"
(with A. Rapoport), Proc. Int. Cong. Mathematicians, p. 674, 1950.

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