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Author Wei Yu ♦ Toumpakaris, D. ♦ Cioffi, J.M. ♦ Gardan, D. ♦ Gauthier, F.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1972
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics
Subject Keyword DSL ♦ Working environment noise ♦ Semiconductor device noise ♦ Forward error correction ♦ Additive white noise ♦ Gaussian noise ♦ AWGN ♦ Error correction codes ♦ Noise measurement ♦ Probability
Abstract The paper presents a numerical study of the impact of impulse noise on asymmetric digital subscriber lines (ADSL). Methods for simulating the effect of impulse disturbances on a discrete multitone system are first presented, and actual measured noise bursts are then used for the simulations as if they were deterministic signals, in order to characterize their effects on ADSL systems. It is shown that, while a combination of coding, interleaving, and 6-dB margin is adequate in protecting ADSL systems from isolated impulses, an impulse train with long duration can cause a significant number of error bits in the system. In this case, a tradeoff among the number of error seconds, the maximum reach, and the coding delay must be made.
Description Author affiliation :: Electr. & Comput. Eng. Dept., Univ. of Toronto, Ont., Canada
ISSN 00906778
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2003-10-01
Publisher Place U.S.A.
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Volume Number 51
Issue Number 10
Size (in Bytes) 817.28 kB
Page Count 5
Starting Page 1653
Ending Page 1657


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library