Bit-Interleaved Coded MIMO System

  • Frank Kienle


In Chap. 2 we introduced the so called bit-interleaved coded modulation systems. In BICM systems a channel code is followed by an interleaver stage and the modulation. So far, the transmission of information was assumed to be done via one pair of antennas (one on the sender side and one on the receiver side), which means one symbol was sent in each time slot. However, as introduced in Sect. 2.4 it is possible to transmit multiple symbols via multiple antennas, while on the receiver side it is also possible to receive information via multiple antennas.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringTU KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

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