18.413 | Spring 2004 | Undergraduate

Error-Correcting Codes Laboratory


Fan, John L. Constrained Coding and Soft Iterative Decoding. Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. ISBN: 079237455X.

Luby, M. G., M. Mitzenmacher, M. A. Shokrollahi, and D. A. Spielman. “Efficient Erasure Correcting Codes.” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 47, no. 2 (February 2001): 569-584.

Benedetto, Divsalar, Montorsi, and Pollara. “Serial Concatenation of Interleaved Codes: Performance Analaysis, Design, and Iterative Decoding.” IEEE TIT 44, no. 3 (1998): 909-926.

Brink, Stephan Ten. “Code Characteristic Matching for Iterative Decoding of Serailly Concatenated Codes.” Ann. Des Telecommun 56, no. 7-8 (2001): 394-408.

Davey, Matthew C. “Error-Correction using Low-Density Parity-Check Codes.” Thesis, University of Cambridge, December 1999.

Brink, Stephan Ten. “A Rate One-half Code for Approaching the Shannon Limit by 0.1dB.” IEE Electronics Letters 36, no. 15 (July 2000): 1293-1294.

Davey, Matthew, and David MacKay. “Low-Density Parity Check Codes over GF(q).” IEEE Communications Letters 2, no. 6 (June 1998): 165-167.

Jin, Khandekar, and McEliece. “Irregular Repeat-Accumulate Codes.” Second International Conference on Turbo Codes. September 2000.

Luby, Mitzenmacher, Shokrollahi, and Spielman. “Improved Low-Density Parity-Check Codes Using Irregular Graphs.” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory 47, no. 2 (February 2001): 585-598.

Chung, Richardson, and Urbanke. “Analysis of Sum-Product Decoding of Low-Density Parity-Check Codes Using a Gaussian Approximation.” IEEE TIT 47, no. 2 (2001).

Richardson and Urbanke. “The Capacity of Low-Density Parity-Check Codes Under Massage-Passing Decoding.” IEEE TIT 47, no. 2 (2001).

Richardson, Thomas J., M. Amin Shokrollahi (Member IEEE), and Rüdiger L. Urbanke. “Design of Capacity-Approaching Irregular Low-Density Parity-Check Codes.” IEEE Transcattions on Information Theory 47, no. 2 (February 2001): 619.

Divsalar, Dariush, Hui Jin, and Robert J. McEliece. “Coding Theorems for Turbo-Like Codes.” Pasadena, California: Jet Propulsion Laboratory and California Institute of Technology.

Shannon, Claude E., and Warren Weaver. Mathematical Theory of Communication. Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 1963. ISBN: 0252725484.

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