Tamás Linder: Publications
### Tamás Linder: Publications

#### BOOKS

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, **Finite Approximations
in Stochastic Control: Quantized Models and Asymptotic
Optimality**, Systems & Control: Foundations and Applications
Series, Birkhäauser, Cham, 2018.

#### JOURNAL PAPERS

M. Akbari, B. Gharesifard, and T. Linder, "**Distributed online
convex optimization on time-varying directed graphs**," *IEEE Trans. on
Control of Network Systems*, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 417-428,
Sep. 2017. PDF

R. Wood, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, "**Optimal zero delay
coding of Markov sources: Stationary and finite memory codes**," *IEEE
Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 63, no. 9, pp. 5968-5980,
Sep. 2017. PDF

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, "**On the asymptotic
optimality of finite approximations to Markov decision processes
with Borel spaces**," *Mathematics of Operations Research*, vol. 42,
no. 4, pp. 945-978, 2017. PDF

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder "**Finite model
approximations and asymptotic optimality of quantized policies in
decentralized stochastic control**," *IEEE Trans. Automatic
Control*, , vol. 62, no. 5, pp. 2360-2373,
May 2017. PDF

S. Behesti, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder," **Optimal joint decoding
of correlated data over orthogonal multiple access channels with
memory**," *IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technology*,
vol. 66, no. 1, pp. 79-94,
Jan. 2017. PDF

S. Asoodeh, M. Diaz, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Information
extraction under privacy constraints**," *Information*,
7(1), 15, doi:10.3390/info7010015, Mar. 2016.
PDF

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, "**Near optimality
of quantized
policies in stochastic control under weak continuity
conditions**," *Journal of Mathematical Analysis and
Applications*, vol. 435(1), pp. 321--337,
Mar. 2016. PDF

R, Zurkowski, S. Yüksel, and .T. Linder, "**On rates of
convergence for Markov chains under random time state dependent
drift criteria**" *IEEE Trans. Automatic Control*, vol. 6, no. 1,
pp. 145-155, Jan. 2016. PDF

T. P. Mitchel, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Binary signaling of
correlated sources over orthogonal multiple access channels**," *IEEE
Wireless Communications Letters*, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 501-504,
Oct. 2015. PDF

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, "**Output constrained
lossy source coding with limited common randomness**," *IEEE
Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 61, no. 9, pp. 4984-4998,
Sep. 2015. PDF

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, "**Asymptotic
optimality and rates of convergence of quantized stationary
policies in stochastic control**," *IEEE Trans. Automatic
Control*, , vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 553--558,
Feb. 2015. PDF

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, "**Randomized
quantization and source coding with constrained output
distribution**," *IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 61,
no. 1, pp. 91-106, Jan. 2015. PDF

T. Linder and S. Yüksel, "**On optimal zero-delay coding of
vector Markov sources**," *IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 60,
no. 10, pp. 5975-5991, Oct. 2014. PDF

M. Gill, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Rényi divergence
measures for commonly used univariate continuous distributions**,"
*Information Sciences*, vol. 249, pp. 124-131, Nov.
2013. PDF

Y. A. Ghassabeh, T. Linder, and G. Takahara "**On some convergence
properties of the subspace constrained mean shift**," *Pattern
Recognition*, vol. 46, no. 11, pp. 3140-3147,
Nov. 2013. PDF

S. Shahidi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder," ** MAP detection and
robust lossy coding over soft-decision correlated fading
channels**," *IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technology*, vol. 62,
no. 7, pp. 3175-3187,
Sep. 2013. PDF

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Efficient tracking
of large classes of experts**," * IEEE Trans. Inform.
Theory*, vol. 58, no. 11, pp. 6709-6725,
Nov. 2012. PDF

W. Kreitmeier and T. Linder, "**Entropy density and mismatch
in high-rate scalar scalar quantization with Rényi entropy
constraint**" * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 58,
no. 7, pp. 4105-4116,
Jul. 2012. PDF

S. Yüksel and T. Linder, "**Optimization and convergence of
observation channels in stochastic control**," *SIAM J. on
Control and Optimization *, vol. 50, no. 2, pp. 864-887,
2012, PDF

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**On the
performance of hybrid digital-analog coding for broadcasting
correlated Gaussian sources,**," * IEEE Trans. on
Communications*, vol. 59, no. 12,
pp. 3335 - 3342, Dec. 2011. PDF

W. Kreitmeier and T. Linder, "**High-resolution scalar
quantization with Rényi entropy constraint**" * IEEE
Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 57, no. 10,
pp. 6837-6859, Oct. 2011. PDF

M. Z. Mao, R. M. Gray, and T. Linder, "**Rate-constrained
simulation and source coding i.i.d. sources**" * IEEE
Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 57, no. 7,
pp. 4516-4529, Jul. 2011. PDF

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**On the optimal
performance in asymmetric Gaussian wireless sensor networks with
fading**,'' * IEEE Trans. Signal Processing*, vol. 58, no. 4,
pp. 2436--2441, Apr. 2010. PDF

Y. Zhong, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Random-coding lower
bounds for the error exponent of joint quantization and watermarking
systems**,'' * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 55, no. 7,
pp. 3264--3284, July 2009. PDF

Y. Wang, F. Alajaji,, and T. Linder, "**Hybrid digital-analog
coding for memoryless source-channel pairs with applications to image
communication**," *IEEE Trans. on Communications*, vol. 57,
no. 4, pp. 997-1012, Apr. 2009. PDF

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**MAP decoding for multi-antenna
systems with non-uniform sources: Exact pairwise error probability and
applications**," * IEEE Trans. on Communications*, vol. 57,
no. 1, pp. 242--254, Jan. 2009. PDF

H. E. Saffar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**COVQ for MAP
hard-decision demodulated channel**," * IEEE Communications
Letters *, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 28-30, Jan. 2009. PDF

S. Moradi, T. Linder, and S. Gazor, "**Multiple description
coding by successive quantization**," * Canadian Journal of
Electrical and Computer Engineering *, vol. 33, no. 3/4,
pp. 133-138, Dec. 2008. PDF

R. M. Gray, T. Linder, and J. T. Gill, ``**Lagrangian vector
quantization with combined entropy and codebook size
constraints**,'' * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 54,
no. 5 pp. 22209-2242, May
2008. PDF

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Tracking the
best quantizer**,''
* IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 54, no. 4 pp. 16049-1625, Apr. 2008.
PDF

A. György, T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and Gy. Ottucsak, "**The
on-line shortest path problem under partial monitoring**," *
Journal of Machine Learning Research*, vol. 8, pp. 2369--2403,
Oct. 2007.
PDF

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**An efficient
algorithmic lower bound for the error rate of linear block codes**,''
* IEEE Trans. Communications*, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 1093-1098,
Jun. 2007. PDF

D. A. Nagy , A. György, and T. Linder, "**Symbol-based
modeling and coding of block Markov sources**" * IEEE
Trans. Inform. Theory*, vol. 52, no. 12, pp. 5570-5578,
Dec. 2006 PDF

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Channel-optimized quantization with
soft-decision demodulation for space-time orthogonal block-coded
channels**," * IEEE Trans. Signal Processing *, vol. 54, no. 10,
pp. 3935-3946, Oct. 2006. PDF

T. Linder and R. Zamir, "**Causal coding of stationary sources and individual
sequences with high resolution**," * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory
* vol. 52, no. 2, pp 662-680, Feb. 2006. PDF.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Tight error bounds for space-time
orthogonal block codes under slow Rayleigh flat fading**," * IEEE
Trans. Communications *, vol. 53, no. 6, pp. 952-956, Jun. 2005.
PDF

Z. Raza, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Design of sample adaptive product
quantizers for noisy channels**," * IEEE Trans. on Communications*,
vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 576--580, Apr. 2005. PDF

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Image transmission
over the Polya channel via channel-optimized quantization**," * IEEE
Trans. Signal Processing *, pp. 728--733, vol. 35, no. 2, Feb. 2005.
PDF

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Efficient
adaptive algorithms and minimax bounds for zero-delay lossy source
coding**," * IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing*, vol. 52,
pp. 2337-2347, August 2004. PDF

A. György, T. Linder, P. A. Chou, and B. J. Betts "**Do optimal entropy-constrained
quantizers have a finite or infinite number of codewords?**" *
IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory * vol. 49, no. 11, pp 3031-3037,
Nov. 2003. PDF.

A. György and
T. Linder, "**Codecell convexity in optimal entropy-constrained vector
quantization**," * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory * vol. 49, no. 7,
pp. 1821-1828, July 2003.
PDF.

R. M. Gray and T. Linder, "**Mismatch in high rate entropy
constrained vector quantization**," * IEEE Trans. Inform.
Theory * vol. 49, no. 5, pp. 1204-1217, May
2003. PDF.

T. Linder, "**Lagrangian empirical design of variable-rate vector
quantizers: consistency and convergence rates**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory* vol. 48, no. 11, pp. 2998-3003, Nov. 2002.
PDF.

A. Antos, B. Kégl, T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**Data-dependent
margin-based generalization bounds for classification**," * Journal
of Machine Learning Research,* vol. 3, pp. 73-98, 2002.
PDF.

R. M. Gray, T. Linder, and J. Li, "**A Lagrangian
formulation of Zador's entropy-constrained quantization
theorem**," * IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory * vol. 48, no. 3,
pp. 695-707, March 2002. PDF.

A. György and T. Linder, "**On the structure of optimal
entropy-constrained scalar quantizers**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory* vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 416-427, Feb. 2002.
PDF.

T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**A zero-delay sequential scheme for losssy coding of
individual sequences**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory*, vol. 47, no. 6, pp. 2533-2538, Sep. 2001.
PDF

A. György and T. Linder, "**Optimal entropy-constrained
scalar quantization of a uniform source**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory,* vol. 46, no. 7, pp. 2704-2711, Nov. 2000.
PDF.

T. Linder, R. Zamir, and K. Zeger,
"**On source coding with side information dependent
distortion measures**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory,* vol. 46, no. 7, pp. 2697--2704, Nov. 2000.
PDF.

T. Linder, "**On the training distortion of vector quantizers**,"
*IEEE Trans. on Information Theory,* vol. 46, no. 4,
pp. 1617-1623, July 2000.
PDF

B. Kégl, A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and K. Zeger, "**Learning
and design of principal curves**," *IEEE Transactions on Pattern
Analysis and Machine Intelligence*, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 281-297,
March 2000. PDF
Click here for a Java demo of our principal curve algorithm

A. György, T. Linder, and K. Zeger, "**On the rate-distortion
function of random vectors and stationary sources with mixed
distributions**," *IEEE Trans. on Information
Theory*, vol. 45, no. 6, pp. 2110-2115, Sept. 1999.
PDF

T. Linder and R. Zamir,
"**High-resolution source coding for non-difference distortion
measures: the rate distortion function**," *IEEE Trans. on Information
Theory*, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 533-547, March 1999.
PDF

T. Linder, R. Zamir, and K. Zeger, "**High-resolution source coding for non-difference
distortion measures: multidimensional companding**," *IEEE Trans. on
Information Theory*, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 548-561, March 1999.
PDF

P. Bartlett, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**The minimax distortion redundancy in
empirical quantizer design**," *IEEE Trans. on Information
Theory*, vol. 44, no. 5, pp. 1802-1813, Sep. 1998.
PDF

A. Krzyzak and
T. Linder, "**Radial basis function networks and complexity
regularization in function learning**" * IEEE Trans. on Neural
Networks*, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 247-256, March 1998.
PDF

T. Linder, V. Tarokh, K. Zeger, "**Existence of optimal prefix codes for infinite source
alphabets**" *IEEE Trans. on Information Theory*, vol. 43, no. 6,
pp. 2026-2028, Nov. 1997.
PDF

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Empirical quantizer
design in the presence of source noise or channel noise**," *IEEE
Trans. on Information Theory*, vol. 43, no. 2, pp. 612--623, March
1997. PDF

A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Nonparametric
estimation and classification using radial basis function nets and
empirical risk minimization**," * IEEE Transactions on Neural
Networks*, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 475-487,
1996. PDF

T. Linder and K. Zeger, "**On the cost of finite block length in quantizing
unbounded memoryless sources**," *IEEE Trans. on Information
Theory*, vol. 42, no. 2, pp. 480-487, March 1996.
PDF

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger,
"**Fixed rate universal lossy source coding and rates of convergence for
memoryless sources**," *IEEE Trans. on Information Theory*,
vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 665-676, May 1995.
PDF

T. Linder and R. Zamir,
"**On the asymptotic tightness of the Shannon lower bound**," * IEEE
Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 2026--2031,
Nov. 1994.
PDF

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger,
"**Rates of convergence in the source coding theorem, in empirical
quantizer design, and in universal lossy source coding**," *IEEE
Trans. on Information Theory*, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 1728-1740,
November 1994.
PDF

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger,
"**Recent trends in lossy source coding**," *Journal on Communications
(Hungary)*, vol. XLV, pp. 16-22, March
1994. PDF

T. Linder and K. Zeger, "**Asymptotic entropy
constrained performance of tessellating and universal randomized
lattice quantization**," *IEEE Trans. on Information Theory*,
vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 575-579, March 1994.
PDF

K. Zeger, A. Bist, and T. Linder, "**Universal source coding with codebook
transmission**," *IEEE Trans. on Communications*, vol. 42,
no. 2, pp. 336-346, February 1994.
PDF

T. Linder, C. Schlegel, and K. Zeger,"**Corrected proof of de
Buda's theorem**," *IEEE Trans. on Information Theory*,
vol. 39, no. 5, pp. 1735-1737, September
1993. PDF

A. Faragó, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Fast nearest
neighbor search in dissimilarity spaces**" * IEEE Transactions on
Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence* vol. 18, no. 9,
pp. 957-962, Sep. 1993.
PDF

T. Linder, "**On
asymptotically optimal companding quantization**," * Problems of
Control and Information Theory* pp. 383-393, vol. 20, no 6, 1991.
Abstract

A. Faragó, T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**Nearest
neighbor search and classification in O(1) time**," * Problems of
Control and Information Theory * pp. 475-482, vol. 20. no 6,
1991. Abstract

#### BOOK CHAPTERS

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel , and T. Linder: *Finite Approximations to
Markov Decision Processes with Borel Spaces*
in Modern Trends in Controlled Stochastic Processes: Theory and
Applications, Volume II, A. B. Piunovskiy,
editor, Luniver Press, Frome, UK 2015.

T. Linder: ** Learning-Theoretic Methods in Vector
Quantization** in L. Györfi (editor),
*
Principles of Nonparametric Learning *, pp. 163-210, Springer,
Wien, New York, 2002. PDF

#### TECHNICAL REPORTS

Y. Zhong, Y. Wang, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Inner and outer
bounds for the public information embedding capacity region under
multiple access attacks**,'' Mathematics and Engineering Technical
Report, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Queen's University,
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, March
2010. PDF

#### CONFERENCES

P. Rezaienia, B. Gharesifard, T. Linder, and
B. Touri, **Convergence rate of push-sum algorithms on random
graphs**, *57th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, CDC
2018*, (Miami Beach, FL, USA, Dec. 2018)

P. Rezaienia, B. Gharesifard, T. Linder, and B. Touri,
**Distributed optimization on random graphs**, *IFAC Workshop on
Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems, NecSys 2018*,
(Groningen, the Netherlands, Aug. 2018)

J. Weng, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Optimized signaling of
binary correlated sources over Gaussian multiple access channels**,
*88th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2018*, (Chicago,
IL, USA, Aug. 2018)

J. Weng, L. Song, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Sufficient
conditions for the tightness of Shannon's capacity bounds for two-way
channels**, *IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory,
ISIT 2018*, (Vail, CO, USA, Jun. 2018)

J. Weng, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Lossy transmission of
correlated sources over two-way channels**, *IEEE Information
Theory Workshop, ITW 2017*, (Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Nov. 2017).

S. Asoodeh, M. Diaz, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Privacy-aware
guessing efficiency**, *IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory, ISIT 2017*, (Aachen, Germany, Jun. 2017)

L. Song, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **On the capacity of burst
noise-erasure channels with and without
feedback**, *IEEEInternational Symposium on Information
Theory, ISIT 2017* (Aachen, Germany, Jun. 2017)

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, **Finite model
approximations and asymptotic optimality of quantized policies in
decentralized stochastic control**, *51st IEEE Conference on
Decision and Control*, (Las Vegas, USA, Dec. 2016)

M. Akbari, B. Gharesifard, and T. Linder, **Regret bounds for the
distributed online alternating direction method of multipliers**,
*54th Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and
Computing*, (Monticello, Illinois, Sep. 2016)

S. Asoodeh, F, Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Almost perfect privacy
for additive Gaussian privacy filters**, *9th Intern. Conf. on
Information Theoretic Security, ICITS 2016*, (Tacoma, WA, USA, Aug.
2016)

S. Asoodeh, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Privacy-aware MMSE
estimation**, *IEEE International Symposium
on Information Theory, ISIT 2016*, (Barcelona, Spain, Jul. 2016)

L. Song, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Adaptation is useless for
two discrete additive-noise two-way channels**, *IEEE
International Symposium on Information Theory, ISIT 2016*, (Barcelona, Spain, Jul. 2016)

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, **Asymptotic optimality
of finite representations and quantized policies in team problems
and Witsenhausens counterexample**, *American Control
Conference*, (Boston, MA, Jul. 2016)

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, **Finite-state
approximation of Markov decision processes with unbounded costs
and Borel spaces**, *54th IEEE Conference on Decision and
Control*, (Osaka, Japan, Dec. 2016)

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, **Finite-State
approximations to constrained Markov decision processes with Borel
spaces**, *53rd Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control,
and Computing*, (Monticello, Illinois, Oct. 2015)

S. Asoodeh, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Lossless secure source
coding: Yamamoto's setting**,'' *53rd Annual Allerton Conf. on
Communication, Control, and Computing*, (Monticello, Illinois,
Oct. 2015)

N. Saldi, S. Yüksel, and T. Linder, **On finite
state-action approximation of Markov decision processes with general
state and action spaces**, *American Control Conference*,
(Chicago, IL, Jul. 2015)

S. Asoodeh, F. Alajaji, and T.Linder, **On Maximal correlation,
mutual information and data privacy**, *14th Canadian Workshop on
Information Theory*, (St. John's, NL, Canada, Jul. 2015)

R. G. Wood, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, **Optimality of
Walrand-Varaiya type policies and approximation results for zero
delay coding of Markov sources,** *IEEE International Symposium
on Information Theory, ISIT 2015*, (Hong Kong, Jun. 2015)

S. Asoodeh, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **Notes on
information-theoretic privacy**, *52nd Annual Allerton Conf. on
Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, Oct.
2014.

M. Akbari, B. Gharesifard, and T. Linder, **Distributed
subgradient-push online convex optimization on time-varying directed
graphs**, *52nd Annual Allerton Conf. on
Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, Oct.
2014.

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, **Randomized source coding
with limited common randomness** *52nd Annual Allerton Conf. on
Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, Oct.
2014.

S. P. Behesti, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **MAP decoding of
correlated sources over soft-decision orthogonal multiple access
fading channels with memory**, *80th IEEE Vehicular Technology
Conference*, Vancouver, BC, Sep. 2014.

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, **Approximation of
stationary control policies by quantized control in Markov decision
processes**, *51st Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and
Computing,* Monticello, Illinois, Sep. 2013.

N. Saldi, T. Linder, and S. Yüksel, **Randomized
quantization and optimal design with a marginal constraint**,
*2013 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, ISIT 2013*,
Istanbul, Turkey, Jul. 2013.

S. Asoodeh, F. Alajaji and T. Linder, **An achievability proof
for the lossy coding of Markov sources with feed-forward**,
*2013 Canadian Workshop on Information
Theory, CWIT 2013*, Toronto, June 2013.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, **Efficient
tracking of
large classes of experts**,'' *IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory, ISIT 2012*, Cambridge, MA, Jul. 2012.

S. Shahidi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, **MAP Decoding of
quantized sources over soft-decision fading channels with
memory**,
* IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2012*,
Ottawa, Canada, Jun. 2012.

Y. A. Ghassabeh, T. Linder, and G. Takahara, "**On noisy source
vector quantization via a subspace constrained mean shift
algorithm**," *26th Biennial Symposium on
Communications*, Queen's University, Kingston, May
2012.

Y. A. Ghassabeh, T. Linder, and G. Takahara, "**On the convergence
and applications of mean shift type algorithms**," *Canadian
Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE
2012*, Montreal, Canada, May 2012.

W. Kreitmeier and T. Linder, "**Scalar quantization with
Rényi entropy constraint**," *IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, Saint Petersburg, Russia, Jul. 31 - Aug. 5,
2011.

S. Yüksel and T. Linder, ``**Optimization and convergence
of channels in stochastic control**,''
*American Control Conference*, San Francisco, CA, Jun. 29 -
Jul. 1, 2011.

S. Shahidi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Exploiting memory and
soft-decision information in channel optimized quantization for
correlated fading channels**" *2011 Canadian
Workshop on Information Theory*, Kelowna, BC, Canada, May 17-20,
2011.

M. Z. Mao, R. M. Gray, and T. Linder, ``**On asymptotically
optimal stationary source codes for IID sources**,'' * Proc. of
Data Compression Conference, DCC 2011*, Snowbird, UT, March 2011.

S. Yüksel and T. Linder, "**On optimization and convergence
of observation channels and quantizers in stochastic control**,''
*Proc. of the 48th Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication,
Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, Sep. 2010.

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji and T. Linder, ``**Broadcasting Correlated
Gaussian Sources with Bandwidth Expansion**,'' *IEEE
Information Theory Workshop*, Taormina, Sicily, Italy, October
2009.

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Hybrid digital-analog
joint source-channel coding for broadcasting correlated Gaussian
sources**,'' *IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory*,
Seoul, Korea, Jun. 28- Jul. 3, 2009.

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Does analog
transmission achieve OPTA in an asymmetric Gaussian sensor
network?**'' *2009 Canadian Workshop on
Information Theory*, Ottawa, Canada, May 13-15, 2009.

R. M. Gray and T. Linder, ``**Bits in asymptotically optimal
lossy source codes are asymptotically Bernoulli**,'' *Proceedings
of Data Compression Conference, DCC'09*, Snowbird, UT, March 2009.

H. Behroozi, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**On the optimal
power-distortion region for asymmetric Gaussian sensor networks with
fading**," *IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory*,
Toronto, Canada, Jul. 2008.

Y. Wang, Y. Zhong, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**On the public
information embedding capacity region under multiple access
attacks**,'' * IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, Toronto, Canada, Jul. 2008.

H. E. Saffar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Channel optimized
vector quantization based on maximum a posteriori hard decision
demodulation**," *24th Biennial Symposium on
Communications*, Queen's University, Kingston, June
2008.

H. Behroozi, J. Haghighat, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**On the
transmission of a memoryless Gaussian source over a memoryless
fading channel**," *24th Biennial Symposium on
Communications*, Queen's University, Kingston, June 2008.

S. Moradi, T. Linder, and S. Gazor, "**Multiple description
coding by successive quantization**," *IEEE Canadian Conference
on Electrical and Computer Engineering*, Niagara Falls, Canada,
May 2008.

S. Moradi, S. Gazor, and T. Linder "** A multiple description
video coding motivated by human visual perception**," * IEEE
International Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, Signal Processing
(ICASSP)*, Las Vegas, USA, Apr. 2008.

Y. Wang, Y. Zhong, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**A sufficient
condition for private information hiding of two correlated sources
under multiple access attacks**," * IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, Nice, France, June 24 - 29, 2007.

Y. Wang, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**A random coding error
exponent for joint quantization and watermarking of Gaussian
sources under memoryless Gaussian attacks**," *
Proceedings of the 2007 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory*,
Edmonton, Alberta, Jun. 6-8, 2007.

A. György,
T. Linder, and Gy. Ottucsak, "**The shortest path problem under partial
monitoring**," *The 19th Annual Conference on Computational Learning Theory,
COLT 2006*, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2006.

Y. Wang, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Hybrid digital-analog coding
of memoryless Gaussian sources over AWGN channels with bandwidth
compression**," * Proceedings of the 23rd Biennial Symposium on
Communications*, Queen's University, Kingston, June
2006.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "The shortest path
problem in the bandit setting," * Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Information Theory
Workshop*, Punta del Este, Uruguay, Mar. 2006.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Limited-delay coding
of individual sequences with piecewise different behavior**," *
Joint 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European
Control Conference*, Seville, Spain, Dec. 2005.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Improved lower bounds
on the error rate of linear block codes**,'' * Forty-Third Annual
Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing*,
Monticello, Illinois, Sep., 2005.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Exact pairwise error
probability of space-time codes under MAP decoding with application**,''
*Forty-Third Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control,
and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, Sep. 2005.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Tracking the best
quantizer**," * IEEE International Symposium on Information
Theory*, Adelaide, Australia, Sep. 4-9, 2005.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Tracking the best of
many experts**,'' in * Computational Learning Theory: Proceedings of
the 18th Annual Conference on Computational Learning Theory,
COLT2005* (P. Auer and R. Meir, eds.), pp. 204--216,
Springer, Berlin, 2005. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence
3559.

D. A. Nagy, A. György, and T. Linder, "**Convergence rates in
higher order Markov modeling of block-Markov sources**," *
Proceedings of the 2005 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory*,
Montreal, Quebec, Jun. 5-8, 2005.

C. Nicola, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Decoding LDPC codes over
binary channels with additive Markov noise**," * Proceedings of the
2005 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory*, Montreal, Quebec,
Jun. 5-8, 2005.

Y. Wang, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Design of VQ-based hybrid
digital-analog joint source-channel codes for image communication**,"
* Proceedings of Data Compression Conference, DCC'05*, Snowbird,
UT, 2005.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, ``**Tight bounds on the SER and
BER of space-time orthogonal block coded channels under MAP
decoding**,'' Proceedings of the *2004 International Symposium on
Information Theory and its Applications,* Parma, Italy, October
2004.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji and T. Linder, ``**Transmission of
continuous-alphabet sources over MIMO channels**,'' Proceedings of the
*2004 International Symposium on Information Theory and its
Applications,* Parma, Italy, October 2004.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Efficient algorithms
and minimax bounds for zero-delay lossy source coding**," * IEEE
International Symposium on Information Theory, * Chicago, IL, USA,
June 27 - July 2, 2004.

T. Linder and R. Zamir, "**Causal coding of individual sequences
and the Lempel-Ziv differential entropy**," IEEE International Symposium
on Information Theory, Chicago, IL, USA, June 27 - July 2, 2004.

D. A. Nagy and T. Linder, "**Higher order Markov modeling of
block-Markov sources**," *22nd Biennial Symposium on
Communications,* Queen's University, Kingston, May 21 - June 3,
2004.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Bonferoni-type bounds
on the frame and bit error rates of coded AWGN and block Rayleigh
fading channels**," *22nd Biennial Symposium on
Communications,* Queen's University, Kingston, May 21 - June 3,
2004.

A. György, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**A 'Follow the Perturbed
Leader'-type algorithm for zero-delay quantization of individual
sequences**," * Data Compression
Conference, DCC'04*, Snowbird, UT, March 23-25, 2004.

R. M. Gray and T. Linder, "**Results and conjectures on high
rate quantization**," * Data Compression
Conference, DCC'04*, Snowbird, UT, March 23-25, 2004.

A. György and T. Linder, "**Codecell convexity in optimal
entropy-constrained vector quantization**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Yokohama, Japan, June 29 -- July 4,
2003.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Error analysis of
space-time codes for slow rayleigh fading channels**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Yokohama, Japan, June 29 -- July 4,
2003.

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Soft-decision COVQ for
space-time orthogonal block coded channels**," * Proceedings of the
2003 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory*, Waterloo, Ontario,
May. 18-21, 2003.

T. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Performance analysis of
MAP decoded space-time orthogonal block codes for non-uniform
sources**," * Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE Information Theory
Workshop*, pp. 46-49, Paris, France, Mar. 31 - Apr. 4, 2003.

R. M. Gray and T. Linder, "**High rate mismatch in entropy
constrained quantization**," *Data Compression Conference*,
Snowbird, Utah, March 25-27, 2003.

D. Nagy and T. Linder, "**Experimental study of a binary block
sorting compression scheme**," *Data Compression Conference*,
Snowbird, Utah, March 25-27, 2003.

R. M. Gray and T. Linder, "**Relative entropy and quantizer
mismatch**," * 36th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and
Computers * (Pacific Grove, CA, November 3-6, 2002).

T. Linder, "**Consistency and convergence rates in lagrangian
empirical design of variable-rate vector quantizers**, * IEEE
International Symposium on Information Theory, * (Lausanne,
Switzerland, June 30 -- July 4, 2002).

A. A. György and T. Linder, "**A Note on the existence of
optimal entropy-constrained vector quantizers**," * IEEE
International Symposium on Information Theory, * (Lausanne,
Switzerland, June 30 -- July 4, 2002).

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji and T. Linder, "**Image Coding for binary
bursty noise channels**," * 21st Biennial
Symposium on Communications, * (Queen's University, Kingston, June
2002).

F. Behnamfar, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Progressive image
communication over binary channels with additive bursty noise**,"
*Data Compression Conference*,
Snowbird, Utah, Apr. 2-4, 2002.

Z. Raza, F. Alajaji, and T. Linder, "**Channel optimized sample
adpative product `quantization**," *Thirty-Ninth Annual
Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing*,
Monticello, Illinois, Oct. 3-5, 2001.

B. Kégl, T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**Data-dependent
margin-based generalization bounds for classification**" in *
Computational Learning Theory: Proceedings of the 14th Annual
Conference on Computational Learning Theory, COLT2001 *
(D. Helmbold and B. Williamson, eds.), pp. 368-384, Springer, Berlin,
2001. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2111.

A. György and T. Linder, "**On the structure of optimal
entropy-constrained scalar quantizers**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, (Washington, D.C., USA, June 24-29,
2001).

T. Linder and R. Zamir, "**Causal source coding of stationary
sources with high resolution**," *IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, (Washington, D.C., USA, June 24-29,
2001).

T. Linder, "**Learning-theoretic methods in lossy data
compression**," * Annual Meeting of the Canadian Applied and
Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS)*, Victoria, BC, Canada, June
7-9, 2001.

A. György and T. Linder, "**Optimal entropy-constrained
scalar quantization of a uniform source**," * International
Symposium on Information Theory and its Applications* (Honolulu,
Hawaii, Nov. 5-8, 2000)

T. Linder, "**On the training distortion of vector quantizers**,"
* IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, (Sorrento, Italy, June 25-30, 2000)

T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**A zero-delay sequential quantizer for
inividual sequences**,"
* IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, (Sorrento, Italy, June 25-30, 2000)

T. Linder and R. Zamir, "**High-resolution rate-distortion theory**"
*1999 IEEE Information Theory and Networking Workshop*,
(Metsovo, Greece , June, 1999).

A. György, T. Linder, and K. Zeger, "**On the rate-distortion
function of random vectors and stationary sources with mixed
distributions**" *The Sixth Canadian Workshop on Information
Theory*, (Kingston, Ontario, Canada, June, 1999).

A. György, T. Linder, and K. Zeger, "**Lossy coding of
sources with mixed
distribution**" *33rd Annual Conference on Information
Sciences and Systems CISS'99*, (The Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, Maryland, March, 1999).

B. Kégl, A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and K. Zeger,
"**A polygonal line algorithm for constructing principal curves**," * Neural
Information Processing Systems, NIPS'98*, (Denver, Colorado, USA,
Nov. 30 - Dec. 5, 1998).

B. Kégl, A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and K. Zeger,
"**Principal curves: learning and convergence**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Boston, MIT 1998.

T. Linder, R. Zamir, and K. Zeger,
"**On source coding with side information with general distortion
measures**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Boston, MIT 1998.

T. Linder, R. Zamir, and K. Zeger,
"**The multiple description rate region for high resolution
source coding**" * Data Compression Conference,* Snowbird, Utah, 1998

T. Linder and R. Zamir,
"**High-resolution source coding for non-difference distortion
measures: the rate distortion function**" *
IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory*, Ulm,
Germany, June, 1997.

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Empirical quantizer
design in the presence of source noise and channel noise**," *
IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory*, Ulm,
Germany, June, 1997.

P. Bartlett, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "
"**The minimax distortion redundancy in
empirical quantizer design**"
* IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Ulm, Germany, June, 1997.

T. Linder, R. Zamir, and K. Zeger, "**Multidimensional companding
for non-difference distortion measures**" *Conference on Information
Sciences and Systems*,The Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, Maryland, March, 1997.

P. Bartlett, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**A minimax lower bound for
empirical quantizer design**"
* EUROCOLT'97, Jerusalem, 1997 *

A. Krzyzak and T. Linder, "**Radial basis function networks and
complexity regularization in function learning**," * NIPS'96*.

T. Linder, V. Tarokh, K. Zeger, ``**Existence of optimal prefix codes
for infinite source alphabets**,'' * Thirty-Fourth Annual Allerton
Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing,* Monticello,
Illinois, 1996.

A. Krzyzak and T. Linder, "**Radial basis function networks
and nonparametric classification: complexity regularization
and rates of convergence**," * 13th International Conference
on Pattern Recognition*, Vienna, Austria, 1996.

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Empirical quantizer
design in the presence of source noise and channel noise**," *
Data Compression Conference*,
Snowbird, Utah, 1996.

T. Linder and K. Zeger, "**On the cost of finite block-lenght in
quantizing unbounded memoryless sources**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, Whistler, Canada, September, 1995.

A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**On nonparametric
classification and nonlinear function estimation using radial basis
networks**," * IEEE Information Theory Workshop*,
(Rydzyna, Poland, June 25--29, 1995).

A. Krzyzak, T. Linder, and G. Lugosi, "**Nonparametric
classification using radial basis function nets and empirical risk
minimization**" * 12th International Conference
on Pattern Recognition*, Jerusalem, Israel, 1994.

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Rates of convergence in
the source coding theorem, in empirical quantizer design, and in
universal lossy source coding**," * IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, Trondheim, Norway, June, 1994.

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Fixed rate universal lossy
source coding and rate of convergence for memoryless sources**"
* IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory*, Trondheim,
Norway, June, 1994.

T. Linder and R. Zamir, "**New results on the asymptotic tightness
of the Shannon lower bound to the rate-distortion function**," * 28th
Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems*, Princeton,
March, 1994.

T. Linder, G. Lugosi, and K. Zeger, "**Universality and
rates of convergence in lossy source coding**," * Data
Compression Conference*, Snowbird, Utah, 1993.

T. Linder and K. Zeger, "**Asymptotic
entropy constrained performance of tessellating and universal
randomized lattice quantization**," * IEEE International Symposium
on Information Theory*, San Antonio, January, 1993.

T. Linder, C. Schlegel, and K. Zeger, "**Comments on *** Some Optimal
Codes Have Structure*," * IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, San Antonio, January, 1993.

L. Györfi, T. Linder and E.C. van der Meulen, "**On the
asymptotic optimality of quantizers**", in * Proceedings of the
Eleventh Symposium on Information Theory in the Benelux*,
1990.

T. Linder and G. Lugosi, "**Classification with a reduced
complexity nearest neighbor algorithm**," * IEEE International
Symposium on Information Theory*, San Diego, January, 1990.

L. Györfi, T. Linder and E.C. van der Meulen: "**Asymptotics of
quantizers revisited**," * IEEE International Symposium on
Information Theory*, San Diego, January, 1990.

T. Linder, G.
Lugosi and K. Vicsi, "**Search for fast dynamic time warping
algorithms**,", * 11th International Conference of Phonetics*,
Tallin, USSR, Aug, 1987.

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