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International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
Volume 2009, Article ID 614178, 10 pages
Research Article

AL-FEC for Improved Mobile Reception of MPEG-2 DVB-T Transport Streams

1Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (UPV), Mobile Communications Group, 46022 Valencia, Spain
2QUALCOMM Incorporated, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA

Received 28 February 2009; Accepted 16 July 2009

Academic Editor: Sandro Scalise

Copyright © 2009 David Gozálvez et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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