Entropic Cone approximation and optimization
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Entropic Cone

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Package for approximating the Entropic Cone and solving optimization problems on it.


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Example notebooks are available in the examples folder. We link them below with the literature.


The linked notebooks reproduce the results of the following papers:


The linked notebooks explores the examples of the following papers using this package:

  • [ZY97] Z. Zhang, R. W. Yeung. A non-Shannon-type conditional inequality of information quantities. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 1997: Zhang-Yeung inequality.

How to cite

To cite this package, use

  author    = {Legat, B. and Jungers, R. M.},
  title     = {Parallel optimization on the Entropic Cone},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the 37rd Symposium on Information Theory in the Benelux},
  year      = {2016},
  series    = {SITB '16},
  pages     = {206--211},

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