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The error performance of bandwith-efficient concatenated multilevel coded modulation (MCM) schemes for digital satellite broadcasting is analyzed. Nonstandard partitioning, multistage decoding, and outer Reed-Solomon (RS) codes are employed to provided unequal error protection capabilities.


Published in 1997 IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Communications, Computers and Signal Processing, 1997. '10 Years PACRIM 1987-1997 - Networking the Pacific Rim'.Vol. 2.

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At the time of publication Robert H. Morelos-Zaragoza was not yet affiliated with San Jose State University.