Browsing by Author "Arıkan, Erdal"
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An approach to manage connectionless services in connectionoriented networks
Abdelatı, Muhammed; Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 1996)In this work we propose a pricing scheme which serves as an instrument for managing connectionless services in connectionoriented communication networks. The scheme is able to allocate network bandwidth in a Paretooptimal ... 
A bound on the zeroerror list coding capacity
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 1993)We present a new bound on the zeroerror list coding capacity, and using which, show that the listof3 capacity of the 4/3 channel is at most 6/19 bits, improving the best previously known bound of 3/8. The relation of ... 
Capacity bounds for an ultrawideband channel model
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 200410)There is an ongoing effort by the IEEE 802.15.3a subcommittee to reach a UWB personal area network standard. We estimate the achievable rates for such networks using a channel model specified by the same group. The analysis ... 
Channel polarization: A method for constructing capacityachieving codes
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 200807)A method is proposed, called channel polarization, to construct code sequences that achieve the symmetric capacity I(W) of any given binaryinput discrete memoryless channel (BDMC) W. The symmetric capacity I(W) is the ... 
Coding method for discrete noiseless channels with input constraints
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 1988)Summary form only given. Two coding algorithms for discrete noiseless channels with input constraints have been analyzed. The first algorithm, which requires infiniteprecision arithmetic and is mainly of theoretical ... 
Design of application specific processors for the cached FFT algorithm
Atak, Oğuzhan; Atalar, Abdullah; Arıkan, Erdal; Ishebabi, H.; Kammler, D.; Ascheid, G.; Meyr, H.; Nicola, M.; Masera, G. (IEEE, 200605)Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) is a data transmission technique which is used in wired and wireless digital communication systems. In this technique, fast Fourier transformation (FFT) and inverse FFT ... 
An efficient parallelization technique for high throughput FFTASIPs
Ishebabi H.; Ascheid G.; Meyr H.; Atak, Oğuzhan; Atalar, Abdullah; Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 2006)Fast Fourier Transformation (FFT) and it's inverse (IFFT) are used in Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) systems for data (de)modulation. The transformations are the kernel tasks in an OFDM implementation, ... 
Error resilient layered stereoscopic video streaming
Tan, Ahmet Serdar; Aksay, A.; Bilen, Ç.; BozdağıAkar, G.; Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 2007)In this paper, error resilient stereoscopic video streaming problem is addressed. Two different Forward Error Correction (FEC) codes namely Systematic LT and RS codes are utilized to protect the stereoscopic video data ... 
Guessing with lies
Arıkan, Erdal; Boztaş, S. (IEEE, 20020607)A practical algorithm was obtained for directly generating an optimal guessing sequence for guessing under lies. An optimal guessing strategy was defined as one which minimizes the number of average number of guesses in ... 
An improved graphentropy bound for perfect hashing
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 19940607)Gives an improved graphentropy bound on the size of families of perfect hash functions. Examples are given illustrating that the new bound improves previous bounds in several instances. 
An inequality on guessing and its application to sequential decoding
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 1995)Let (X,Y) be a pair of discrete random variables with X taking values from a finite set. Suppose the value of X is to be determined, given the value of Y, by asking questions of the form 'is X equal to x?' until the answer ... 
An informationtheoretic analysis of Grover's algorithm
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 20030607)Grover discovered a quantum algorithm for identifying a target element in an unstructured search universe of N items in approximately 1r/4VN queries to a quantum oracle. For classical search using a classical oracle, the ... 
Joint sourcechannel coding and guessing
Arıkan, Erdal; Merhav, N. (IEEE, 19970607)We consider the joint sourcechannel guessing problem, define measures of optimum performance, and give singleletter characterizations. As an application, sequential decoding is considered. 
Language evolution and information theory
Ahlswede, R.; Arıkan, Erdal; Bäumer, L.; Deppe, C. (IEEE, 20040607)The use of Nowak's model to study the language evolution and to settle a conjecture by Nowak was discussed. These models explained the ways by which natural selection can lead to the gradual emergence of human language. ... 
Large deviations of probability rank
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 2000)Consider a pair of random variables (X,Y) with distribution P. The probability rank function is defined so that G(xy) = 1 for the most probable outcome x conditional on Y = y, G(xy) = 2 for the second most probable ... 
Lower bounds to moments of list size
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 1990)Summary form only given. The listsize random variable L for a block code is defined as the number of incorrect messages that appear to a maximumlikelihood decoder to be at least as likely as the true message. Lower bounds ... 
Markov modulated periodic arrival process offered to an ATM multiplexer
Akar, Nail; Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 19931112)When a superposition of on/off sources is offered to a deterministic server, a particular queueing system arises whose analysis has a significant role in ATM based networks. Periodic cell generation during active times is ... 
Measurement strategies for input estimation in linear systems
Özçelikkale, Ayça; Özaktaş, Haldun M.; Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 2007)In this work, we present a mathematical approach for some of the measurement problems arising in optics, which is also applicable to other contexts. We see the measurement problem as the problem of determining the best ... 
A note on polarization martingales
Arıkan, Erdal (IEEE, 2014)Polarization results rely on martingales of mutual information and entropy functions. In this note an alternative formulation is considered where martingales are constructed on sample functions of the entropy function. 
A note on some inequalities used in channel polarization and polar coding
Jayram, T. S.; Arıkan, Erdal (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2018)We give a unified treatment of some inequalities that are used in the proofs of channel polarization theorems involving a binaryinput discrete memoryless channel.