Chapter 10: Processes of Perception and Analysis

Section 5: Data Compression

Practicalities [of data compression] History [of data compression] Number representations Lengths of [number] representations Completeness [of number representations] [Number representations in] practical computing Run-length encoding Huffman coding Maximal block compression Arithmetic coding Pointer-based encoding LZW algorithms Recursive subdivision [encoding] 2D run-length encoding

From Stephen Wolfram: A New Kind of Science [citation]