23 July 1982 Hardware Systems Design Of An Airborne Video Bandwidth Compressor
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A simple, low-cost video bandwidth compressor has been developed. The design provides for interface to both interlaced and non-interlaced TV and FLIR sensors. Data rate reduction is obtained through the use of several methods including the hybrid DCT/DPCM algorithm, frame rate reduction, resolution reduction, and image truncation. The overall data rate reduction is up to 1000:1 and the picture quality is in excess of 36db at 2 bits per pixel.
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P. Whiteman, P. Beckwith, F. Couey, D. Bistarkey, L. Chan, "Hardware Systems Design Of An Airborne Video Bandwidth Compressor", Proc. SPIE 0301, Design of Digital Image Processing Systems, (23 July 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.932623; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.932623


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