Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. André Neubauer1,
  2. Jürgen Freudenberger2 and
  3. Volker Kühn3

Published Online: 2 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470519837.ch1

Coding Theory: Algorithms, Architectures, and Applications

Coding Theory: Algorithms, Architectures, and Applications

How to Cite

Neubauer, A., Freudenberger, J. and Kühn, V. (2007) Introduction, in Coding Theory: Algorithms, Architectures, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470519837.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Münster University of Applied Sciences, Germany

  2. 2

    HTWG Konstanz, University of Applied Sciences, Germany

  3. 3

    University of Rostock, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 5 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470028612

Online ISBN: 9780470519837

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Keywords:

  • channel coding field;
  • powerful channel coding methodologies;
  • channel coding information theory fundamentals;
  • binary symmetric channel (BSC);
  • binary triple repetition code;
  • decoder and majority decision;
  • AWGN channel capacity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Communication Systems

  • Information Theory

  • A Simple Channel Code