In this paper we study the random walk on the hypercube (ℤ / 2ℤ)n which at each step flips k randomly chosen coordinates. We prove that the mixing time for this walk is of the order (n / k)logn. We also prove that if k = o(n) then the walk exhibits cutoff at (n / 2k)logn with window n / 2k.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Statistics and Probability
- Applied Mathematics
- Ehrenfest urn model
- random walk