A novel soft-aided bit-marking decoder for product codes

Gabriele Liga (Corresponding author), Alireza Sheikh, Alex Alvarado

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We introduce a novel soft-aided hard-decision decoder for product codes adopting bit marking via updated reliabilities at each decoding iteration. Gains up to 0.8 dB vs. standard iterative bounded distance decoding and up to 0.3 dB vs. our previously proposed bit-marking decoder are demonstrated.
Original languageEnglish
Article number1906.09792v1
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2019


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