Brief Announcement: Erasure-Resilience Versus Tolerance to Errors

Authors Sofya Raskhodnikova, Nithin Varma



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Sofya Raskhodnikova
  • Boston University, Boston, USA
Nithin Varma
  • Boston University, Boston, USA

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Sofya Raskhodnikova and Nithin Varma. Brief Announcement: Erasure-Resilience Versus Tolerance to Errors. In 45th International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP 2018). Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics (LIPIcs), Volume 107, pp. 111:1-111:3, Schloss Dagstuhl – Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik (2018)
https://doi.org/10.4230/LIPIcs.ICALP.2018.111

Abstract

We describe work in progress on providing a separation between erasure-resilient and tolerant property testing. Specifically, we are able to exhibit a property which is testable (with the number of queries independent of the length of the input) in the presence of erasures, but is not testable tolerantly.

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  • Theory of computation → Streaming, sublinear and near linear time algorithms
Keywords
  • Property testing
  • erasures
  • tolerance to errors
  • model separation

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