Journal of Digital Imaging

, Volume 10, Supplement 1, pp 9–11 | Cite as

Image data compression

  • Mark A. Goldberg


The tutorial will expand on all of the topics outlined above and will provide additional information on other compression techniques. The practical implications of data compression and the important considerations in choosing a compression scheme will also be discussed. Development of new compression algorithms remains an active area of investigation and will continue to increase the degree of compression possible.


Compression Ratio Discrete Cosine Transform Image Compression Compression Technique Lossy Compression 
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© Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark A. Goldberg
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  1. 1.One Cambridge CenterWorld-Care IncCambridge

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