Explicit additive noise models for uniform and nonuniform MMSE quantization

Khalid Sayood, Jerry D. Gibson

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Additive noise models for the minimum mean squared error quantization of a random variable are presented. The first and second moments of all variables are evaluated, and an exact expression for the correlation between the input variable and the quantization noise is derived.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)407-414
Number of pages8
JournalSignal Processing
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1984


  • Additive noise
  • Quantization

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Software
  • Signal Processing
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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