Sharma-Mittal Entropy Properties on Record Values


  • Jerin Paul University of Kerala, Trivandrum
  • Poruthiyudian Yageen Thomas University of Kerala, Trivandrum



Record values, Sharma-Mittal entropy, Maximum entropy principle, Characterization, Concomitants of record values, Residual Sharma-Mittal entropy


In this paper we derive Sharma-Mittal entropy of record values and analyse some of its important properties. We establish some bounds for the Sharma-Mittal entropy of record values. We generate a characterization result based on the properties of Sharma-Mittal entropy of record values for exponential distribution. We further establish some distribution free properties of Sharma-Mittal divergence information between distribution of a record value and the parent distribution. We extend the concept of Sharma-Mittal entropy to the concomitants of record values arising from a Farlie-Gumbel-Morgenstern (FGM)  bivariate distribution. Also we consider residual Sharma-Mittal Entropy and used it to describe some properties of record values.


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How to Cite

Paul, J., & Thomas, P. Y. (2016). Sharma-Mittal Entropy Properties on Record Values. Statistica, 76(3), 273–287.