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International Journal of Information and Coding Theory
International Journal of Information and Coding Theory


Special Issue on: "Algebraic and Combinatorial Coding Theory: in Honour of the Retirement of Vera Pless"

Guest Editors: Philippe Gaborit, Université de Limoges, France
Jon-Lark Kim, University of Louisville, USA
Patrick Solé, Polytech'Nice, France
Isaac Woungang, Ryerson University, Canada

This special issue will focus on algebraic or combinatorial aspects of coding theory, in honour of Vera Pless’ retirement.

Subject Coverage
Topics include, but are not limited to:
  • Linear codes
  • Boolean functions
  • Cyclic codes
  • Self-dual codes
  • Combinatorial matrices
  • Codes over rings
  • Connections with designs, groups, lattices, distance regular graphs and finite geometries

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Deadline for submissions of manuscript: 1 June, 2009

Final selection of papers to be published: 1 October, 2009