Codes for Error Detection

Author: Torleiv Klove

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9812770518

Category: Computer science

Page: 214

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There are two basic methods of error control for communication, both involving coding of the messages. With forward error correction, the codes are used to detect and correct errors. In a repeat request system, the codes are used to detect errors and, if there are errors, request a retransmission. Error detection is usually much simpler to implement than error correction and is widely used. However, it is given a very cursory treatment in almost all textbooks on coding theory. Only a few older books are devoted to error detecting codes. This book begins with a short introduction to the theory of block codes with emphasis on the parts important for error detection. The weight distribution is particularly important for this application and is treated in more detail than in most books on error correction. A detailed account of the known results on the probability of undetected error on the q-ary symmetric channel is also given.
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Algebraic Geometry Modeling in Information Theory

Author: Edgar Martínez-Moro

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814335754

Category: Mathematics

Page: 325

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Algebraic & geometry methods have constituted a basic background and tool for people working on classic block coding theory and cryptography. Nowadays, new paradigms on coding theory and cryptography have arisen such as: Network coding, S-Boxes, APN Functions, Steganography and decoding by linear programming. Again understanding the underlying procedure and symmetry of these topics needs a whole bunch of non trivial knowledge of algebra and geometry that will be used to both, evaluate those methods and search for new codes and cryptographic applications. This book shows those methods in a self-contained form.
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Channel Coding: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications

Academic Press Library in Mobile and Wireless Communications

Author: N.A

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 012397223X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 690

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This book gives a review of the principles, methods and techniques of important and emerging research topics and technologies in Channel Coding, including theory, algorithms, and applications. Edited by leading people in the field who, through their reputation, have been able to commission experts to write on a particular topic. With this reference source you will: Quickly grasp a new area of research Understand the underlying principles of a topic and its applications Ascertain how a topic relates to other areas and learn of the research issues yet to be resolved Quick tutorial reviews of important and emerging topics of research in Channel Coding Presents core principles in Channel Coding theory and shows their applications Reference content on core principles, technologies, algorithms and applications Comprehensive references to journal articles and other literature on which to build further, more specific and detailed knowledge
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Coding Theory and Cryptology

Author: Harald Niederreiter

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 981448766X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 460

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The inaugural research program of the Institute for Mathematical Sciences at the National University of Singapore took place from July to December 2001 and was devoted to coding theory and cryptology. As part of the program, tutorials for graduate students and junior researchers were given by world-renowned scholars. These tutorials covered fundamental aspects of coding theory and cryptology and were designed to prepare for original research in these areas. The present volume collects the expanded lecture notes of these tutorials. The topics range from mathematical areas such as computational number theory, exponential sums and algebraic function fields through coding-theory subjects such as extremal problems, quantum error-correcting codes and algebraic-geometry codes to cryptologic subjects such as stream ciphers, public-key infrastructures, key management, authentication schemes and distributed system security. Contents:Extremal Problems of Coding Theory (A Barg)Analysis and Design Issues for Synchronous Stream Ciphers (E Dawson & L Simpson)Quantum Error-Correcting Codes (K Feng)Public Key Infrastructures (D Gollmann)Computational Methods in Public Key Cryptology (A K Lenstra)Detecting and Revoking Compromised Keys (T Matsumoto)Algebraic Function Fields Over Finite Fields (H Niederreiter)Authentication Schemes (D Y Pei)Exponential Sums in Coding Theory, Cryptology and Algorithms (I E Shparlinski)Distributed Authorization: Principles and Practice (V Varadharajan)Introduction to Algebraic Geometry Codes (C P Xing) Readership: Graduate students and researchers in number theory, discrete mathematics, coding theory, cryptology and IT security. Keywords:Coding Theory;Cryptology;Number Theory;Algebraic-Geometry Codes;Public-Key Infrastructures;Error-Correcting Codes
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Codes: An Introduction to Information Communication and Cryptography

Author: Norman L. Biggs

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781848002739

Category: Computers

Page: 274

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Many people do not realise that mathematics provides the foundation for the devices we use to handle information in the modern world. Most of those who do know probably think that the parts of mathematics involvedare quite ‘cl- sical’, such as Fourier analysis and di?erential equations. In fact, a great deal of the mathematical background is part of what used to be called ‘pure’ ma- ematics, indicating that it was created in order to deal with problems that originated within mathematics itself. It has taken many years for mathema- cians to come to terms with this situation, and some of them are still not entirely happy about it. Thisbookisanintegratedintroductionto Coding.Bythis Imeanreplacing symbolic information, such as a sequence of bits or a message written in a naturallanguage,byanother messageusing (possibly) di?erentsymbols.There are three main reasons for doing this: Economy (data compression), Reliability (correction of errors), and Security (cryptography). I have tried to cover each of these three areas in su?cient depth so that the reader can grasp the basic problems and go on to more advanced study. The mathematical theory is introduced in a way that enables the basic problems to bestatedcarefully,butwithoutunnecessaryabstraction.Theprerequisites(sets andfunctions,matrices,?niteprobability)shouldbefamiliartoanyonewhohas taken a standard course in mathematical methods or discrete mathematics. A course in elementary abstract algebra and/or number theory would be helpful, but the book contains the essential facts, and readers without this background should be able to understand what is going on. vi Thereareafewplaceswherereferenceismadetocomputeralgebrasystems.
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Information, Coding and Mathematics

Author: Robert J. McEliece

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781402070792

Category: Computers

Page: 378

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Information, Coding and Mathematics is a classic reference for both professional and academic researchers working in error-correction coding and decoding, Shannon theory, cryptography, digital communications, information security, and electronic engineering. The work represents a collection of contributions from leading experts in turbo coding, cryptography and sequences, Shannon theory and coding bounds, and decoding theory and applications. All of the contributors have individually and collectively dedicated their work as a tribute to the outstanding work of Robert J. McEliece. Information, Coding and Mathematics covers the latest advances in the widely used and rapidly developing field of information and communication technology.
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Cryptography and Coding

Author: Henry Beker,Frederick Charles Piper

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 297

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This new title is based on papers presented at The Conference on Cryptography and Coding, the first such conference to bring together mathematicians working in both cryptography and coding theory. It is a "hands-on" volume that provides a state-of-the-art account of mathematical research in these closely inter-related areas, one that will enable readers to produce and store information efficiently, securely, and cost-effectively.
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Codes and Rings

Theory and Practice

Author: Minjia Shi,Adel Alahmadi,Patrick Solé

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0128133910

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 318

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Codes and Rings: Theory and Practice is a systematic review of literature that focuses on codes over rings and rings acting on codes. Since the breakthrough works on quaternary codes in the 1990s, two decades of research have moved the field far beyond its original periphery. This book fills this gap by consolidating results scattered in the literature, addressing classical as well as applied aspects of rings and coding theory. New research covered by the book encompasses skew cyclic codes, decomposition theory of quasi-cyclic codes and related codes and duality over Frobenius rings. Primarily suitable for ring theorists at PhD level engaged in application research and coding theorists interested in algebraic foundations, the work is also valuable to computational scientists and working cryptologists in the area. Consolidates 20+ years of research in one volume, helping researchers save time in the evaluation of disparate literature Discusses duality formulas in the context of Frobenius rings Reviews decomposition of quasi-cyclic codes under ring action Evaluates the ideal and modular structure of skew-cyclic codes Supports applications in data compression, distributed storage, network coding, cryptography and across error-correction
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