SCW codes for optimal CSI-free detection in diffusive molecular communications

  title={SCW codes for optimal CSI-free detection in diffusive molecular communications},
  author={Vahid Jamali and Arman Ahmadzadeh and Nariman Farsad and Robert Schober and Andrea J. Goldsmith},
  journal={2017 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)},
Instantaneous or statistical channel state information (CSI) is needed for most detection schemes developed in the molecular communication (MC) literature. Since the MC channel changes, e.g., due to variations in the velocity of flow, the temperature, or the distance between transmitter and receiver, CSI acquisition has to be conducted repeatedly to keep track of CSI variations. Frequent CSI acquisition may entail a large overhead whereas infrequent CSI acquisition may result in a low CSI… 

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