March 06, 2017

Convolutional Lattices

  • C. Kourtellaris
  • J. J. Boutros
  • Jardel F.
  • N. Di Pietro

Real convolutional lattices over the ring of integers Z are considered in this paper. We study the stability of convolutional lattices under sphere decoding. A new stable family of time-alternating convolutional lattices is proposed. The structure, the parameters, and a performance example are shown for time-alternating convolutional lattices. These lattices can be used as constituent blocks in concatenated coded modulations for control and communication.

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