A Converse on the Error Exponent for Binary Channels: An Approach Based on the Intersection of Spheres

Te Sun HAN  Kingo KOBAYASHI  

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IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E74-A   No.9   pp.2465-2472
Publication Date: 1991/09/25
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Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: INVITED PAPER (Special Issue on Information Theory and Its Applications)
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Summary: 
One of the basic problems in Information Theory, that is, the determination of the reliability function of binary symmetric channel, is studied by establishing the exponent of cardinality of intersection of two Hamming spheres.