Robust Hypothesis Testing with a Single Distance

  • Gökhan GülEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 414)


Design of a robust hypothesis test requires the simple hypotheses to be extended to the composite hypotheses via a suitable choice of uncertainty classes. The reader is referred to Sect.  2.2.2 for the fundamentals of robust hypothesis testing. In this chapter, minimax robust hypothesis testing is considered, where the uncertainty classes are built based on a single distance. From a single distance it is understood that the considered neighborhood classes accept only a single distance or a model.


Robust Test Hellinger Distance Nominal Distribution Single Distance Uncertainty Class 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Fachbereich Elektro- und Informationstechnik (ETIT)Technische Universität DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

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