Accession Number:

ADA465062

Title:

Difference of Sums Containing Products of Binomial Coefficients and Their Logarithms

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Properties of the difference of two sums containing products of binomial coefficients and their logarithms which arise in the application of Shannons information theory to a certain class of covert channels are deduced. Some allied consequences of the latter are also recorded.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Operations Research
  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE