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Q&A in Wired: Does Noise Have a Bad Rap?

Q&A in Wired: Does Noise Have a Bad Rap?

August 01, 2006 , Wired
Q&A in Wired: Does Noise Have a Bad Rap?
In his new book, Noise, Bart Kosko argues that even the most annoying racket can be beneficial. The USC professor draws on his degrees in electrical engineering, law, mathematics, economics and philosophy to connect the finer points of calculus, game theory, and court precedent to all kinds of random, unpredictable energy. Wired asked Kosko to separate the signal from the noise.