Introduction to coding theory (CMU, Spr 2010)

February 17, 2010

Lecture 10 summary

Filed under: Lecture summary — Venkat Guruswami @ 3:15 pm

Minimum distance property of Reed-Solomon codes; Parity check view of RS codes; RS codes for burst error correction;

Bose, Ray-Chaudhuri, Hocquenghem (BCH) codes: parameters of binary BCH codes and their optimality up to lower order terms; BCH codes as subfield subcodes of RS codes;

Reed-Muller codes and statement of their distance property.


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