In this paper, we study the 2-adic complexity of Whiteman's generalized cyclotomic sequences of order 4 with length pq, where p, q = 1 (mod 4) are distinct primes. We prove that the 2-adic complexity of this class of sequences is lower bounded by pq-p-q-1.

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Keywords 2-adic complexity, binary sequences, Whiteman's generalized cyclotomic sequence
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1109/IWSDA.2017.8097079
Conference 8th International Workshop on Signal Design and Its Applications in Communications, IWSDA 2017
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Sun, Y. (Yuhua), Wang, Q, Wang, Q. (Qiuyan), & Yan, T. (Tongjiang). (2017). A lower bound on the 2-adic complexity of Whiteman's generalized cyclotomic sequences of order 4 with length pq. In 2017 8th International Workshop on Signal Design and Its Applications in Communications, IWSDA 2017 (pp. 169–172). doi:10.1109/IWSDA.2017.8097079