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Author Auli-Llinas, F.
Sponsorship Univ. Arizona
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2013
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Quantization (signal) ♦ Encoding ♦ Image reconstruction ♦ Codecs ♦ Engines ♦ Transform coding ♦ Wavelet transforms ♦ JPEG2000 ♦ Embedded quantization ♦ 2-step scalar deadzone quantization ♦ general embedded quantization
Abstract Embedded quantization is a mechanism through which image coding systems provide quality progressivity. Although the most common embedded quantization approach is to use uniform scalar dead zone quantization (USDQ) together with bit plane coding (BPC), recent work suggested that similar coding performance as that achieved with USDQ+BPC can be obtained with a general embedded quantization (GEQ) scheme than performs fewer quantization stages. Unfortunately, practical approaches of GEQ can not be implemented in bit plane coding engines without substantially modifying their structure. This work overcomes this drawback introducing a 2-step scalar dead zone quantization (2SDQ) scheme compatible with bit plane image coding that provides the same advantages of practical GEQ approaches. Herein, 2SDQ is introduced in the framework of JPEG2000 to demonstrate its viability and efficiency.
Description Author affiliation: Dept. of Inf. & Commun. Eng., Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (Auli-Llinas, F.)
ISBN 9781467360371
ISSN 10680314
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2013-03-20
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
e-ISBN 9780769549651
Size (in Bytes) 220.67 kB
Page Count 10
Starting Page 271
Ending Page 280


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library