Lower bounds for embedding edit distance into normed spaces

A. Andoni, M. Deza, A. Gupta, P. Indyk, S. Raskhodnikova

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review


Several computational experiments were performed to improve the lower bound of 3/2. As a result, it was possible to estimate the distortion for embedding of the edit metric over binary strings of length up to d into l1 or square of l2, for small values of d.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages4
StatePublished - 2003
EventConfiguralble Computing: Technology and Applications - Boston, MA, United States
Duration: Nov 2 1998Nov 3 1998


OtherConfiguralble Computing: Technology and Applications
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBoston, MA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • General Mathematics


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