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On the number of Costas arrays as a function of array size

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2 Author(s)
Silverman, J. ; Dept. of US Air Force, Rome Air Development Center, Hanscom, AFB, MA ; Vickers, V.E.

A conjecture that the number of Costas arrays is a monotonic increasing function of array size is disproved by extension of the known values to n=17. A probabilistic estimation formula is developed which predicts the peak at n=16 and tracks the known values to (typically) 5-6%

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Proceedings of the IEEE  (Volume:76 ,  Issue: 7 )