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Handbook of Data Compression

5th Edition

By David Salomon , Giovanni Motta , D. Bryant

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Data compression is vital to modern computing, and this comprehensive reference covers the many different types and methods of compression. It includes a detailed taxonomy, analysis of the most common methods, and detailed descriptions of how to use them.

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-8488-2902-2
  • 1383 Pages
  • User Level: Professionals
  • Publication Date: January 18, 2010
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF
  • eBook Price: $129.00
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Data compression is one of the most important fields and tools in modern computing. From archiving data, to CD-ROMs, and from coding theory to image analysis, many facets of modern computing rely upon data compression. This book provides a comprehensive reference for the many different types and methods of compression. Included are a detailed and helpful taxonomy, analysis of most common methods, and discussions on the use and comparative benefits of methods and description of 'how to' use them. Detailed descriptions and explanations of the most well-known and frequently used compression methods are covered in a self-contained fashion, with an accessible style and technical level for specialists and non-specialists.
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Basic Techniques.
  2. Basic VL Codes.
  3. Advanced VL Codes.
  4. Robust VL Codes.
  5. Statistical Methods.
  6. Dictionary Methods.
  7. Image Compression.
  8. Wavelet Methods.
  9. Video Compression.
  10. Audio Compression.
  11. Other Methods.
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