Accession Number:

AD0779291

Title:

The Entropy of a Markov Information Source

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV WASHINGTON DC DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-04-19

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

For a first-order and m-th order Markov source with a finite alphabet there are derived various relations and limiting behavior of expressions for the entropy.

Subject Categories:

  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE