Stanzas: Word and Phantasm in Western Culture by Georgio Agamben

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A good permutation of the code like those presented in [1] will provide the simplest n-section trellis for our chosen code in terms of the total number of branches, where n is the block length. However, these simpler trellises are still quite complicated for medium to large dimensioned codes, and they would require a large amount of memory to be stored. Since sequential algorithms generally only visit a very small portion of the trellis for each decoding operation, we have opted for constructing the trellis 'on-the-fly'.

In Section 5, we present the automata approach used to describe a block coded system with interleaving and its application for evaluation of coset probabilities. The relationship between various performance characteristics and their usage for evaluation of the desired undetected error probability are addressed in Section 6. In Section 7, an example is presented to illustrate the application of the proposed method. Section 8 concludes the paper. 2. THE CHANNEL MODEL To enable an exact performance analysis of interleaved block codes on channels with memory, we employ generative stochastic channel models.

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