The Information Structuralist

Conditional mutual information and the best Markov approximation

Posted in Information Theory by mraginsky on January 4, 2013

I came across a neat and useful result about conditional mutual information while reading a paper on quantum information theory.



Public Service Announcement: Princeton-Stanford Information Theory b-log

Posted in Information Theory, Public Service Announcements by mraginsky on January 3, 2013

Sergio Verdú has started a brand new Information Theory b-log that should be of interest to the readers of this blog. The ‘About’ page says:

Wel­come to the Princeton-Stanford Infor­ma­tion The­ory b-log! All researchers work­ing on infor­ma­tion the­ory are invited to par­tic­i­pate by post­ing items to the blog. Both orig­i­nal mate­r­ial and point­ers to the web are welcome.