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Performance Analysis of a Novel Double Error Correcting Code for Image Transmission over UWB Channel

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2010 by IJCA Journal
Number 7 - Article 7
Year of Publication: 2010
Joanne Gomes
Dr. B K Mishra

Joanne Gomes and Dr. B K Mishra. Article:Performance Analysis of a Novel Double Error Correcting Code for Image Transmission over UWB Channel. International Journal of Computer Applications 10(7):35–41, November 2010. Published By Foundation of Computer Science. BibTeX

	author = {Joanne Gomes and Dr. B K Mishra},
	title = {Article:Performance Analysis of a Novel Double Error Correcting Code for Image Transmission over UWB Channel},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2010},
	volume = {10},
	number = {7},
	pages = {35--41},
	month = {November},
	note = {Published By Foundation of Computer Science}


In the previous correspondence we introduced a binary double error correcting long code (8 2 5), for 100% data correction. This paper evaluates the BER performance of UWB system using (8 2 5) code over UWB (SV) channel for image transmission. The simulation results presented here uses BPSK, as well as 2- dimensional Hermite pulse modulation. Image to be transmitted over UWB channel is compressed by using Huffman coding to achieve lossless compression. The simulink model is developed to implement the basic UWB system without any means for channel correction (equalizer). The receiver is simple correlator instead of rake receiver, which is generally used to combat multipath. The performance of the double error correcting code for UWB communication is evaluated here to achieve 100% accurate image at the receiver.


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