# Blind separation of instantaneous mixture of sources based on order statistics

@article{Pham2000BlindSO, title={Blind separation of instantaneous mixture of sources based on order statistics}, author={Dinh Tuan Pham}, journal={IEEE Trans. Signal Process.}, year={2000}, volume={48}, pages={363-375} }

In this paper, we introduce a novel procedure for separating an instantaneous mixture of sources based on order statistics. The method is derived in a general context of independence component analysis, using a contrast function defined in term of the Kullback-Leibler divergence or of the mutual information. We introduce a discretized form of this contrast permitting its easy estimation through order statistics. We show that the local contrast property is preserved and derive a global contrast…

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