Network coding and satellites

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (nwcrg RG)
Authors Nicolas Kuhn  , Emmanuel Lochin 
Last updated 2018-09-10 (latest revision 2018-07-02)
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This memo presents the current deployment of network coding in some satellite telecommunications systems along with a discussion on the multiple opportunities to introduce these techniques at a wider scale.


Nicolas Kuhn (
Emmanuel Lochin (

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