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Irreducible Cyclic Codes and Gauss Sums

McEliece, R. J. (1975) Irreducible Cyclic Codes and Gauss Sums. In: Combinatorics. NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series. No.16. Springer , Dordrecht, pp. 185-202. ISBN 978-94-010-1828-9.

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In this paper we wish to point out the existence of a close connection between irreducible cyclic codes and Gauss sums over finite fields, and then to apply the well-developed theory of Gauss sums to the much less well-developed theory of irreducible cyclic codes.

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Additional Information:© 1975 Mathematical Centre, Amsterdam. This paper presents the results of one phase of research carried out at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under Contract No. NAS 7-100, sponsored by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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