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2 Author(s)
Al-Bassam, S. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA ; Bose, B.

In a balanced code each codeword contains equally many 1's and 0's. Parallel decoding balanced codes with 2r (or 2r -1) information bits are presented, where r is the number of check bits. The 22-r-1 construction given by D.E. Knuth (ibid., vol.32, no.1, p.51-3, 1986) is improved. The new codes are shown to be optimal when Knuth's complementation method is used

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Information Theory, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:36 ,  Issue: 2 )