The strong data processing constant for sums of i.i.d. random variables

Sudeep Kamath, Chandra Nair
2015 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)  
We obtain the strong data processing constant for sums of real-valued i.i.d. random variables by means of a very simple proof. As a by-result, we recover a classical result concerning the maximal correlation between sums of a sequence of real-valued i.i.d. random variables.
doi:10.1109/isit.2015.7282916 dblp:conf/isit/KamathN15 fatcat:sovderemk5dmnpq3ohb6o4wncu