To compress or not to compress ?

  title={To compress or not to compress ?},
  author={Gabriele Buch and Frank Burkert and Joachim Hagenauer},
| For practical communications which transmit nite blocks of source data over noisy channels, we question the common practice to compress (C) the source and then to add redundancy for error control. Rather we exploit the redundancy of the non-compressed source (NC) at the channel decoder by source-controlled channel decoding. For a simple binary Markov… CONTINUE READING