Meritxell Lamarca Orozco
Position:Associate Professor
Office:D5 201 Campus Nord
Telephone:+ 34 93 401 64 36
Fax:+ 34 93 401 64 47
Advised Students:David Matas and Francisco Ramirez Javega

Latest Projects

Project nameAcronymFunderStart dateEnd date
Signal Processing and Communications2017 SGR 578Catalan GovernmentJan 2017Dec 2019
Wrestling with Interference in Communications and Information ProcessingWINTERSpanish GovernmentDec 2016Dec 2019
Communications and Signal Processing in Adverse ScenariosCOMPASSSpanish GovernmentJan 2014Dec 2017

Latest Journal publications

[1] D. Matas and M. Lamarca, "Optimum power allocation and bit loading for BICM systems", IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 58, August 2010, pp. 2314 - 2323. | Details | Full document | BibTex

[2] F. Rey Micolau, M. Lamarca and G. Vázquez, "Linear Precoder Design Through Cut-Off Rate Maximization in MIMO-OFDM Coded Systems With Imperfect CSIT", IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 58, March 2010, pp. 1741 - 1755. | Details | Full document | Hide BibTex

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TITLE = {{L}inear {P}recoder {D}esign {T}hrough {C}ut-{O}ff {R}ate {M}aximization in {MIMO}-{OFDM C}oded {S}ystems {W}ith {I}mperfect {CSIT}},
YEAR = {March},
volume = {58},
pages = {1741 - 1755},
month = {2010},
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[3] F. Rey Micolau, M. Lamarca and G. Vázquez, "Adaptive Interleaver Based on Rate-Compatible Punctured Convolutional Codes", IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 57, June 2009, pp. 1593 - 1598. | Details | Full document | BibTex

Latest Conference publications

[1] D. Matas and M. Lamarca, "Analysis of LDPC code syndrome entropy based on subgraphs", IEEE International Symposium on Turbo Codes and Related Topics, September 2016. | Full document | BibTex

[2] D. Matas and M. Lamarca, "Asymptotic MAP upper bounds for LDPC codes", IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, July 2016. | Full document | BibTex

[3] F. Ramirez Javega and M. Lamarca, "List message passing algorithm for noiseless compressed sensing", Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference, December 2015. | Full document | BibTex

Latest Advised Theses

[1] F. Ramirez Javega, "Graph-based Techniques for Compression and Reconstruction of Sparse Sources", Dpt. of Signal Theory and Communications, UPC, January 2016. Advisor: M. Lamarca. | Details | Full document | BibTex

Latest Patents

[1] X. Barba, D. Iborra, P. Mier, M. Lamarca, M. Najar, A. Pérez-Neira and G. Vázquez, "METHOD FOR REPEATING ISOFREQUENCY SIGNALS AND ISOFREQUENCY SIGNAL REPEATER" October 2001. | Details


[1] M. Lamarca, "Métodos de Referencia Distribuida para la Ecualización de Canal y Conformación de Haz en Comunicaciones Móviles", Dpt. of Signal Theory and Communications, UPC, April 1997. Advisor: G. Vázquez. | BibTex

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