Simple models of two-dimensional information sources and codes

Jørn Justesen, Y. M. Shtarkov

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We consider discrete random fields which have simple descriptions of rows and columns. We present constructions which combine high entropy with simple means of generating the fields and analyzing the probability distribution. Hidden state Markov sources are an essential tool in the construction
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInformation Theory, 1998. Proceedings. 1998 IEEE International Symposium on
Number of pages412
Publication date1998
ISBN (Print)0-7803-5000-6
Publication statusPublished - 1998
EventInternational Symposium on Information Theory -
Duration: 1 Jan 1998 → …


ConferenceInternational Symposium on Information Theory
Period01/01/1998 → …

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