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NISTIR 8139 (Draft)

Identifying Uniformity with Entropy and Divergence

Date Published: February 2017
Comments Due: March 9, 2017 (public comment period is CLOSED)
Email Questions to: Comments-IR-8139@nist.gov

Planning Note (11/8/2017):

This Draft NISTIR will be superseded by a NIST Journal of Research article that is currently in development.


Author(s)

Dmitry Cousin (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

Renyi entropy; Tsallis entropy; Sharma-Mittal entropy; randomness; uniformity identification
Control Families

Planning; Risk Assessment

Documentation

Publication:
Draft NISTIR 8139

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
02/02/17: NISTIR 8139 (Draft)