Channel-adaptive Image Compression for Wireless Transmission

  • Lee, Yun-Gu (Department of Computer Software, Kwangwoon University) ;
  • Lee, Ki-Hoon (Department of Computer Engineering, Kwangwoon University)
  • Received : 2017.07.28
  • Accepted : 2017.08.21
  • Published : 2017.08.30


This paper presents computationally efficient image compression for wireless transmission of high-definition video, to adaptively utilize available channel bandwidth and improve image quality. The method indirectly predicts an unknown available channel bandwidth by monitoring encoder buffer status, and adaptively controls a quantization parameter to fully utilize the bandwidth. Experimental results show that the proposed method is robust to variations in channel bandwidth.


Supported by : Kwangwoon University


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