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Fast measurement of bit error rate in digital links

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Popovici, A.C. ; Ã‰cole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Laboratoire de Télécommunications, Departement d''Electricité, Lausanne, Switzerland

A Gaussian regression algorithm is proposed for reducing bit error rate (BER) measurement time and facilitating, by extrapolation, a bit error probability estimation as a function of the signal/noise ratio. The application of this algorithm is illustrated in two BER measurement methods using noise injection or decision threshold level shifting. The overall performance assessment of a system (error probability as a function of the signal/noise ratio and noise standard deviation in the absence and in the presence of the signal) are thus obtained.

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Communications, Radar and Signal Processing, IEE Proceedings F  (Volume:134 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

August 1987

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