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Special Section Guest Editorial: Video Compression Technology
Author(s): Dan Grois; Ofer Hadar

Paper Abstract

Nowadays, we cannot imagine our life without video content and without devices that enable us to acquire and display such content. According to recent research, in 2012, the video content transfer over the Internet was around 60% of the overall Internet data transfer, and the overall video transfer (including the Internet) could reach 90% during the next four years. The TV sets supporting only full high-definition (HD) resolution (i.e., 1080p) are already considered to be outdated due to a dramatic demand for the ultra-HD resolution that often refers to 3840×2160 (4K) or 7680×4320 (8K) resolutions. So, what are the key factors for such tremendous progress? If you are reading this special section on video compression technology, we are sure that you know the answer…

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 July 2013
PDF: 3 pages
Opt. Eng. 52(7) 071501 doi: 10.1117/1.OE.52.7.071501
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 52, Issue 7
Show Author Affiliations
Dan Grois, Fraunhofer-Institut für Nachrichtentechnik Heinrich-Hertz-Institut (Germany)
Ofer Hadar, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev (Israel)

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