information theory

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.I03032
As applied in @R05170@, information theory analyses the deviations of experimentally-determined energy distributions from predictions made on the basis of equal a priori probabilities for all possible outcomes.
Source:
PAC, 1996, 68, 149. (A glossary of terms used in chemical kinetics, including reaction dynamics (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 169 [Terms] [Paper]