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Trellis and Turbo Coding

Trellis and Turbo Coding

Christian B. Schlegel, Lance C. Perez

ISBN: 978-0-471-66784-1

Aug 2004, Wiley-IEEE Press

386 pages

Select type: O-Book


  • Trellis and turbo coding are used to compress and clean communications signals to allow greater bandwidth and clarity
  • Presents the basics, theory, and applications of these techniques with a focus on potential standard state-of-the art methods in the future
  • Provides a classic basis for anyone who works in the area of digital communications

A Wiley-IEEE Press Publication

1. Introduction.

2. Communication Theory Basics.

3. Trellis Coded Modulation.

4. Convolutional Codes.

5. Link to Block Codes.

6. Performance Bounds.

7. Decoding Strategies.

8. Factor Graphs.

9. Low-Density Parity Check Codes.

10. Parallel Concatenation (Turbo Codes).

11. Serial Concatenation.

12. Turbo Coded Modulation.


"…for a student or instructor in the field of digital communications or related disciplines, this book is a must. For practicing engineers, it is highly recommended…" (Computing, May 18, 2004)