Hypercontractivity and information theory


Event details

Date 09.06.2023
Hour 14:0016:00
Speaker Adway Girish
Category Conferences - Seminars
EDIC candidacy exam
Exam president: Prof. Michael Gastpar
Thesis advisor: Prof. Emre Telatar
Co-examiner: Prof. Nicolas Macris

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Background papers
  1. Ahlswede, R., & Gács, P. (1976). Spreading of sets in product spaces and hypercontraction of the Markov operator. The annals of probability, 925-939. [link]
  2. Nair, C. Equivalent formulations of Hypercontractivity using Information Measures, IZS workshop, 2014. [link]
  3. Anantharam, V., Gohari, A. A., Kamath, S., & Nair, C. (2013, October). On hypercontractivity and the mutual information between Boolean functions. In 2013 51st Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton) (pp. 13-19). IEEE. [link]

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