This book provides a comprehensive reference for the many different types and methods of compression. It can serve as an encyclopedia of the topic. The 4th edition contains significant additional material as there has been tremendous progress in this field.
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.
Visual Information Communication is based on VINCI’09, in Sydney, Australia. Topics covered include information visualization, graphical user-interfaces, visual analytics, and visual languages. This volume brings together established researchers in this field.