Kees Schouhamer Immink
Kornelis A Schouhamer Immink: Method of encoding a stream of data bits, arrangement for performing the method and arrangement for decoding the stream of channel bits obtained in accordance with this method. U S Philips Corporation, Thomas A Briody, Jack Oisher, William J Streeter, February 3, 1987: US04641128 (4 worldwide citation)

Method of connecting a stream of data bits of a binary source signal into a stream of data bits of a binary channel signal. The data bit stream of the source signal is divided into a sequence of five authorized source words of variable lengths. Each of these five authorized source words are converte ...