Difference systems of sets (DSS) are combinatorial structures that are a generalization of cyclic difference sets and arise in connection with code synchronization. The paper surveys recent constructions and open problems concerning DSS obtained as partitions of cyclic difference sets. © 2005 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Tonchev, V. D. (2005). Partitions of difference sets and code synchronization. Finite Fields and Their Applications, 11(3), 601–621. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ffa.2005.04.003