Designs, Codes and Cryptography

, Volume 78, Issue 3, pp 703–712 | Cite as

Weight enumerator of some irreducible cyclic codes

  • Fabio Enrique Brochero MartínezEmail author
  • Carmen Rosa Giraldo Vergara


In this article, we show explicitly all possible weight enumerators for every irreducible cyclic code of length \(n\) over a finite field \({\mathbb {F}}_q\), in the case which each prime divisor of \(n\) is also a divisor of \(q-1\).


Cyclic codes Weight enumerator Minimum distance 

Mathematics Subject Classification

12E05 94B05 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabio Enrique Brochero Martínez
    • 1
    Email author
  • Carmen Rosa Giraldo Vergara
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de MatemáticaUniversidade Federal de Minas GeraisBelo HorizonteBrazil

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