Accession Number:

ADA465131

Title:

Difference of Sums Containing Products of Binomial Coefficients and their Logarithms

Descriptive Note:

Journal article preprint

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC CENTER FOR HIGH ASSURANCE COMPUTING SYSTEMS (CHACS)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

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:

  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Computer Systems
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE