Morphological segmentation has recognised advantages for video compression, especially at lower bit rates. A two stage approach has traditionally been employed to encode the interframe data produced by this algorithm: contour coding of the regions selected for transmission, followed by coding of the data within the regions. In this paper, an effective single stage conditional arithmetic coder is demonstrated to successfully accomplish this task.
|Translated title of the contribution
|An entropy coder for segmentation-based video compression
|Title of host publication
|First International Workshop on Wireless Image/Video Communications - September 1996
|Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
|43 - 47
|Number of pages
|Published - 4 Sept 1996
Bibliographical noteSponsorship: The authors wish to acknowledge the support of Sony Broadcast and Professional Europe, the CVCP and the University of Bristol for their support of this work.
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Name of Conference: 1st First International Workshop on Wireless Image/Video Communications, 1996
Venue of Conference: Loughborough, UK