Torah codes: New experimental protocols

  • Robert M. Haralick
Invited Talks
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1451)


Because of its unexpected nature, finding words in as equidistant letter sequences (Torah codes in a text may appear to be interesting. However, there is a significant probability that they occur by chance. In this paper we discuss a repeatable and objective methodology for defining a priori related pairs of key words for use in an experiment and we define a testing methodology for testing the hypothesis of whether such related equidistant letter sequences found in the Torah text are more spatially close in the text than expected by chance.


Death Date Compactness Type Subjective Element Book Title Chance Probability 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert M. Haralick
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  1. 1.Intelligent Systems Laboratory Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of WashingtonSeattle

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