Divergence Measures as Diversity Indices

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Abou-Moustafa, Karim T.;
  • Subject: Quantitative Biology - Populations and Evolution | Statistics - Methodology | Quantitative Biology - Quantitative Methods

Entropy measures of probability distributions are widely used measures in ecology, biology, genetics, and in other fields, to quantify species diversity of a community. Unfortunately, entropy-based diversity indices, or diversity indices for short, suffer from three pro... View more
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