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Barg, A. and A. McGregor. (2003). "More on the reliability function of the BSC." Proceedings of the International Symposium on Information Theory Yokohama, Japan. June 29-July 4, 2003.

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An improved upper bound is given for the maximum attainable exponent of the error probability of max-likelihood decoding on a binary symmetric channel (the reliability function of the channel).



Date Posted: 12 October 2010

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