6. Image Compression

  1. Dr. H. K. Huang D.Sc., FRCR (Hon.), FAIMBE, PhD Professor Chair Professor Honorary Professor Director consultant Fellow Honorary Member Honorary President President Visiting Professor Board Member1,2,3

Published Online: 12 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch6

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

How to Cite

Huang, H. K. (2009) Image Compression, in PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, USA

  2. 2

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

  3. 3

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373729

Online ISBN: 9780470560525

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • image compression;
  • two-dimensional irreversible (lossy) image compression;
  • color image compression

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Terminology

  • Background

  • Error-Free Compression

  • Two-Dimensional Irreversible (Lossy) Image Compression

  • Measurement of the Difference between the Original and the Reconstructed Image

  • Three-Dimensional Image Compression

  • Color Image Compression

  • Four-Dimensional Image Compression and Compression of Fused Image

  • DICOM Standard and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Guidelines