Exact Analysis of Bit Error Probability for 4-State Soft Decision Viterbi Decoding

Hideki YOSHIKAWA  Ikuo OKA  Chikato FUJIWARA  Yoshimasa DAIDO  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E85-A   No.10   pp.2263-2266
Publication Date: 2002/10/01
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Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Section on Information Theory and Its Applications)
Category: Coding Theory
exact analysis,  bit error probability,  soft decision Viterbi decoding,  

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In this letter, an analysis of bit error probability of 4-state soft decision Viterbi decoding is presented. The bit error probability of recursive systematic convolutional code is also derived.