Concatenations of polar codes with outer BCH codes and convolutional codes

@article{Wang2014ConcatenationsOP,
  title={Concatenations of polar codes with outer BCH codes and convolutional codes},
  author={Ying Wang and Krishna R. Narayanan},
  journal={2014 52nd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton)},
  year={2014},
  pages={813-819}
}
We analyze concatenation schemes of polar codes with outer binary BCH codes and convolutional codes. We show that both BCH-polar and Convolutional-polar (Conv-polar) codes can have frame error rate that decays exponentially with the frame length, which is a substantial improvement over standalone polar codes. With the increase in the cutoff rate of the channel after polarization, long constraint-length convolutional codes with sequential decoding suffice to achieve a frame error rate that… CONTINUE READING
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