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M.Sc. Tobias Prinz

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Communications Engineering (Prof. Kramer)

Postal address

Theresienstr. 90
80333 München


  • Since July 2016 Research Assistant at the Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich
  • Master in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Munich, 2016
  • Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Munich, 2013


  • Prof. Dr. Ralf Kötter Memorial Award 2018
  • Heinrich Hecht Award 2019


Available Theses

Theses in Progress


Implementation of Trellis Coded Modulation


Implementation of Belief Propagation Decoding of Polar Codes


Message Passing Decoding of BMERA Codes



  • Wiegart, T., Prinz, T., Steiner, F. and Yuan, P.: Design of Polar Codes for Parallel Channels with an Average Power Constraint. International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2019 more…


  • Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.: Successive Cancellation List Decoding of BMERA Codes with Application to Higher-Order Modulation. International Symposium on Turbo Codes & Iterative Information Processing, Dec 2018 more…
  • Prinz, T.: Performance of Polar and BMERA Codes under Successive Cancellation List Decoding. Munich Doctoral Seminar on Communications 2018, Jul 2018 more…
  • T. Wiegart, F. Steiner, T. Prinz, P. Yuan: Polar Code Design for Parallel Channels. Munich Doctoral Seminar on Communications 2018, Jul 2018 more…
  • Yuan, P.; Steiner, F.; Prinz, T.; Böcherer, G.: Flexible IR-HARQ Scheme for Polar-Coded Modulation. IEEE Wireless Commun. Netw. Conf. (WCNC), Apr 2018 more…


  • Prinz, T.: Polar Coded Probabilistic Amplitude Shaping. The 4th International Professor’s Day on ICT Algorithm Design (ICTAD-2017), Dec 2017 more…
  • Prinz, T.; Steiner, F.; Yuan, P.: Pretty Good Codes for Short Packets. 30. Sitzung der ITG Fachgruppe „Angewandte Informationstheorie”, Oct 2017 more…
  • Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.; Böcherer, G.; Steiner, F.; İşcan, O.; Böhnke, R.; Xu, W.: Polar Coded Probabilistic Amplitude Shaping for Short Packets. IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications, Jul 2017 more…
  • Steiner, F.; Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.: Overview of Forward Error Correction Schemes for Short Blocklengths. Workshop on Information and Communication Theory in Control Systems, May 2017 more…
  • Böcherer, G.; Prinz, T.; Yuan, P.; Steiner, F.: Efficient Polar Code Construction for Higher-Order Modulation. IEEE Wireless Commun. Netw. Conf. (WCNC), Mar 2017 more…


  • Prinz, T.: Polar Codes for Probabilistic Amplitude Shaping. 2nd LNT & DLR Summer Workshop on Coding , Jul 2016 more…