TR2004-038

Rateless Codes on Noisy Channels


    •  Palanki, R.; Yedidia, J.S., "Rateless Codes on Noisy Channels", IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), June 2004.
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      • @inproceedings{Palanki2004jun,
      • author = {Palanki, R. and Yedidia, J.S.},
      • title = {Rateless Codes on Noisy Channels},
      • booktitle = {IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)},
      • year = 2004,
      • month = jun,
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2004-038}
      • }
  • Research Area:

    Algorithms


We study the performance of the newly invented rateless codes (LT- and Raptor codes) on noisy channels such as the BSC and the AWGN channel. We find that Raptor codes outperform LT codes, and have good performance on a wide variety of noisy channels.