JSIP  Vol.2 No.1 , February 2011
A Reduced Complexity Quasi-1D Viterbi Detector
Abstract: This paper develops a reduced complexity quasi-1D detector for optical storage devices and digital communication system. Superior performance of the proposed detector is evidenced by simulation results.
Cite this paper: Panda, R. , Padhy, S. and Panigrahi, S. (2011) A Reduced Complexity Quasi-1D Viterbi Detector. Journal of Signal and Information Processing, 2, 26-32. doi: 10.4236/jsip.2011.21004.

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