A Proper Choice of Vertices for Triangulation Representation of Digital Images

  • Ivana Kolingerová
  • Josef Kohout
  • Michal Rulf
  • Václav Uher
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6375)


Representation of the digital image by a triangulation does not bring a high compression but enables geometric transformations and is very simple. In this paper we will show that it is also possible to choose the triangulation vertices randomly, then their [x,y] position does not need to be stored as it can be easily reconstructed during decoding. We show how such a choice behaves in comparison and in combination with the vertices selected from the edges of the digital image.


Digital image Triangulation Representation Compression 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivana Kolingerová
    • 1
  • Josef Kohout
    • 1
  • Michal Rulf
    • 1
  • Václav Uher
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringUniversity of West BohemiaPilsenCzech Republic

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