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Monte Carlo Distance Spectrum Method for Estimating BER of Turbo Codes
Shigeo NAKAJIMA Eiichi SATO
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences
Publication Date: 2004/04/01
Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Coding Theory
turbo code, interleaver, distance spectrum, Monte-Carlo simulation,
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A method for estimating the bit-error rate (BER) of turbo codes called the Monte Carlo distance spectrum method is proposed. Testing this method shows that the estimated BER curves closely approximate the results of a Monte Carlo simulation.