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Introduction to Real-Time Imaging

Edward R. Dougherty, Phillip A. Laplante

ISBN: 978-0-819-41789-3 February 1995 Wiley-IEEE Press 212 Pages


"An invaluable source for both imaging and software engineers, this practical guide thoroughly covers information in real-time systems, imaging, optimization, algorithms and hardware for image processing. You'll gain a comprehensive knowledge of the structure, computation, and application of the fundamental algorithms necessary to get the most out of your imaging technology.

Topics covered include:

  • Basic hardware architecture
  • Linear and non-linear image processing algorithms
  • Efficient algorithms
  • Optimization techniques
  • Programming languages
  • Hardware architectures
  • Choosing a processor, and more!"

What is Real-Time Processing?

Basic Hardware Architecture.

Linear Image Processing Algorithms.

Compression by Matrix Transforms.

Nonlinear Image Processing Algorithms.

Parallel Architectures.

Programming Languages.

Optimization Techniques.