Threshold functions and the birthday paradox

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Abstract

Our goal is to illustrate the idea of a threshold function in the context of the birthday paradox. We do this by exploring the asymptotics of binomial coefficients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)344-348
Number of pages5
JournalMathematical Gazette
Volume106
Issue number566
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 2022

Keywords

  • threshold function
  • birthday paradox
  • asymptotics
  • binomial coefficients

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