Clapp, TC and Godsill, SJ (1999) Fixed-lag blind equalization and sequence estimation in digital communications systems using sequential importance sampling. ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, 5. pp. 2495-2498. ISSN 0736-7791Full text not available from this repository.
We present methods for fixed-lag smoothing using Sequential Importance sampling (SIS) on a discrete non-linear, non-Gaussian state space system with unknown parameters. Our particular application is in the field of digital communication systems. Each input data point is taken from a finite set of symbols. We represent transmission media as a fixed filter with a finite impulse response (FIR), hence a discrete state-space system is formed. Conventional Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) techniques such as the Gibbs sampler are unsuitable for this task because they can only perform processing on a batch of data. Data arrives sequentially, so it would seem sensible to process it in this way. In addition, many communication systems are interactive, so there is a maximum level of latency that can be tolerated before a symbol is decoded. We will demonstrate this method by simulation and compare its performance to existing techniques.
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