Improved Bounds on the Decoding Failure Probability of Network Coding Over Multi-Source Multi-Relay Networks

Amjad Saeed Khan, Ioannis Chatzigeorgiou

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Abstract

This letter considers a multi-source multi-relay network in which relay nodes employ a coding scheme based on random linear network coding on source packets and generate coded packets. If a destination node collects enough coded packets, it can recover the packets of all source nodes. The links between source-to-relay nodes and relay-to-destination nodes are modeled as packet erasure channels. Improved bounds on the probability of decoding failure are presented, which are markedly close to simulation results and notably better than previous bounds. Examples demonstrate the tightness and usefulness of the new bounds over the old bounds.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2035-2038
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Communications Letters
Volume20
Issue number10
Early online date27 Jul 2016
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2016
Externally publishedYes

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