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IJIET 2012 Vol.2(2): 122-127 ISSN: 2010-3689
DOI: 10.7763/IJIET.2012.V2.94

An Improved Concurrent Multi-Threaded Wavelet Transform Based Image Compression and Transmission Over Internet

Kamrul Hasan Talukder and Koichi Harada

Abstract—In this paper, a wavelet-based image transmission scheme has been proposed. The proposed scheme has used discrete wavelet transform to transform a digital image from spatial domain into frequency domain. For wavelet transformation phase, Haar wavelet transformation has been used. However, it is computationally rigorous. Use of concurrent computing has significantly reduced computation time overhead as well as the transmission time up to 80% to 82% as compared to the existing sequential discrete wavelet based transmission. The experimental result shows that the proposed scheme maintains the accuracy of reconstructed image.

Index Terms—Wavelet transform, concurrent computing, progressive image transformation, haar wavelet transformation.

Authors are with the Department of Information Engineering, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima in Japan (e-mail: kht@ hiroshima-u.ac.jp, hrd@ hiroshima-u.ac.jp).

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Cite: Kamrul Hasan Talukder and Koichi Harada, "An Improved Concurrent Multi-Threaded Wavelet Transform Based Image Compression and Transmission Over Internet," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 122-127, 2012.

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  • ISSN: 2010-3689 (Online)
  • Abbreviated Title: Int. J. Inf. Educ. Technol.
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • DOI: 10.18178/IJIET
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Steve Thatcher
  • Executive Editor: Ms. Nancy Y. Liu
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