Source Coding Theorem

Quentin Hibon 📧 and Lawrence C. Paulson 📧

October 19, 2016

Abstract

This document contains a proof of the necessary condition on the code rate of a source code, namely that this code rate is bounded by the entropy of the source. This represents one half of Shannon's source coding theorem, which is itself an equivalence.
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