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Fast and Space-Efficient Adaptive Arithmetic Coding⋆

  • Boris Ryabko
  • Andrei Fionov
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1746)

Abstract

We consider the problem of constructing an adaptive arithmetic code in the case when the source alphabet is large. A method is suggested whose coding time is less in order of magnitude than that for known methods. We also suggest an implementation of the method by using a data structure called “imaginary sliding window”, which allows to significantly reduce the memory size of the encoder and decoder.

Keywords

Memory Size Arithmetic Code Alphabet Size Sliding Window Adaptive Code 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Boris Ryabko
    • 1
  • Andrei Fionov
    • 1
  1. 1.Siberian State University of Telecommunications and Information SciencesNovosibirskRussia

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