Chapter 3. Video Coding Concepts

  1. Professor Iain E. Richardson

Published Online: 20 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470989418.ch3

The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition

The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition

How to Cite

Richardson, I. E. (2010) Video Coding Concepts, in The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470989418.ch3

Author Information

  1. Vcodex Limited, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470516928

Online ISBN: 9780470989418

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Keywords:

  • video coding - video compression concepts;
  • video coding - converting digital video into transmittable format;
  • CODEC - encoder/decoder pair;
  • video CODEC functional units;
  • prediction model - reducing redundancy;
  • image model - decorrelating image/residual data;
  • DPCM - Differential Pulse Code Modulation;
  • DCT - Discrete Cosine Transform;
  • entropy coder - predictive coding;
  • hybrid DPCM/DCT video CODEC model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Video CODEC

  • Prediction model

  • Image model

  • Entropy coder

  • The hybrid DPCM/DCT video CODEC model

  • Summary

  • References