Medical Image Watermarking Techniques: A Technical Survey and Potential Challenges

  • Amit Kumar SinghEmail author
  • Basant Kumar
  • Ghanshyam Singh
  • Anand Mohan
Part of the Multimedia Systems and Applications book series (MMSA)


This chapter devoted to the comprehensive survey on the current state-of-the-art in the field of medical image watermarking. In addition to this, we have introduced the wavelet based watermarking techniques because the main advantages this technique are space-frequency localization, multi-resolution representation, multi-scale analysis, reducing blocking artifact, adaptability, linear complexity and compatibility with the image coding standards JPEG 2000. Further, the potential challenges of existing techniques are also discussed followed by performance comparison of important wavelet domain medical image watermarking techniques are tabulated.


EPR DWT SVD DCT ECCs Encryptions 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amit Kumar Singh
    • 1
    Email author
  • Basant Kumar
    • 2
  • Ghanshyam Singh
    • 3
  • Anand Mohan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & EngineeringJaypee University of Information TechnologyWaknaghat, SolanIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringMotilal Nehru National Institute of TechnologyAllahabadIndia
  3. 3.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringJaypee University of Information TechnologyWaknaghat, SolanIndia
  4. 4.Department of Electronics EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology (BHU)VaranasiIndia

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