EPIC is a European research project funded within the Horizon 2020 program of the EU. It aims at the design and the implementation of next generation Forward Error Correction (FEC) for wireless Tb/s technology and Beyond-5G (B5G) systems.
The EPIC consortium consists of 8 partners from 7 different countries. The coordinator of this project is Martina Truskaller of Technikon, the technical leader (chairman of the Executive Board) is Norbert Wehn of TU Kaiserslautern.
The project is supported with 3 million euros and has a term of 3 years.