Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1982, 47, 1580-1587

Information properties of an analytical system

Karel Eckschlager

Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 160 00 Prague 6


The connection of information measures such as the uncertainty after analysis and the information gain with inputs and outputs or with input-output relations in the system in which an analysis runs through as a process of obtaining information is shown on examples of instrumental or chromatographic qualitative analyses and of quantitative and trace analyses.