International Page on Error Control Coding

Welcome to the International Page on Error Control Coding. Here you will find original theses, reports, papers, software and books and links to papers, books, universities and companies related to the art and practice of coding theory and techniques. Original documents are not formally reviewed thus allowing a fast forum for publishing results. Permission is given for individuals to freely download and print the original documents for personal use only. We do not take any responsibility for the content of links to other documents or web pages.

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Relevant theses, reports, and software are accepted as is. Original papers and books will also be passed onto an Associate Editor decide who will decide if they are appropriate for the page. There are no page limits or charges. The submission should be double spaced with indented paragraphs and no spacing between paragraphs. We encourage images, tables, and graphs to be placed within the text. An abstract and key word list should be included at the start of the paper. Figure and table lists are not required. Please ensure that your page is horizontally centered with a 165 mm maximum line width. Spacing at the top of the page should be 25 mm. Spacing at the bottom of the page should be 25 mm for letter size paper and 40 mm for A4 size paper.

Note that in most cases, we cannot accept papers that have been submitted to another journal. This is due to the authors having to assign copyright to the journal. However, we can provide a link to your paper on your web site.

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  1. Afif H. Osseiran, "On the decoding of turbo codes," Master of Science Thesis, (in French) École Polytechnique de Montréal (Universté de Montréal), Montreal, Canada, Oct. 1999. (474,669 bytes)

  2. Pär Moqvist, "Serially concatenated systems: An iterative decoding approach with application to continuous phase modulation," Licentiate of Eng. Thesis, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, Nov. 1999. pm.pdf (997,812 bytes)
  1. Institute for Telecommunications Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.

  2. Johann Briffa's Research Page, Department of Communications and Computer Engineering, University of Malta.

  3. The Error Correcting Codes (ECC) Page, University of Tokyo, Japan.
  1. DSP Derby, Mumbai, India.

  2. iCODING Technology Incorporated, San Diego, California, USA.

  3. Patni Computer Systems, Mumbai, India.

  4. Small World Communications, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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Dr. Steven S. Pietrobon, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.
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Last update 6 Feb 2008 by Steven S. Pietrobon.