Partial Systematic Polar Coding

  • Hongxu JinEmail author
  • Rongke Liu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 262)


Due to having a better performance of bit error rate (BER), systematic polar codes have been potentially applied in digital data transmission. In the systematic polar coding, source bits are transmitted transparently. In this paper, we propose a scheme of novel partial systematic polar coding in which the encoded codeword is only composed of partial source bits with respect to the encoded word of systematic polar codes. To effectively reduce the resource consumption of the systematic encoder/decoder under all-zero frozen bits, the partial systematic polar codes are introduced subsequently. Then the simulation results in terms of core \( F = \left[ {\begin{array}{*{20}l} 1 \hfill & 0 \hfill \\ 1 \hfill & 1 \hfill \\ \end{array} } \right] \) are provided to demonstrate the aforementioned analysis with negligible difference of BER performance.


Polar codes Non-systematic polar codes Systematic polar codes Partial systematic polar codes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Electronic and Information EngineeringBeihang UniversityBeijingChina

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