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Author Hameed, A.E. ♦ Alwan, M.A.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2007
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Robustness ♦ Watermarking ♦ Signal processing ♦ Decoding ♦ Distortion ♦ Signal analysis ♦ Cryptography ♦ Embedded computing ♦ Signal generators ♦ Communication channels
Abstract In order to reduce the impact of watermark embedding on the perceptual fidelity of the marked signal, watermarking systems process the generated watermark to match it to the local properties of the underlying host signal prior to embedding. However, this adaptation process could distort the watermark, affecting its robustness and information content. In this paper, a new watermark coding technique is proposed, that enables the application of some mark-nondistorting host-adaptation processing, where the intensity of the watermark could be redistributed according to the local properties of the underlying host without inducing any distortion into the watermark to be embedded. This completely eliminates the need to equalize adaptation distortions prior to decoding, and hence, to pass any side information about the adaptation processing to the decoder, too.
Description Author affiliation: Univ. of Basrah, Basrah (Hameed, A.E.; Alwan, M.A.)
ISBN 1424410304
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2007-05-13
Publisher Place Jordan
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 1.31 MB
Page Count 8
Starting Page 676
Ending Page 683


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library