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A Novel Block-Based Scheme for Arithmetic Coding
AbstractIt is well-known that for a given sequence, its optimal codeword length is fixed. Many coding schemes have been proposed to make the codeword length as close to the optimal value as possible. In this paper, a new block-based coding scheme operating on the subsequences of a source sequence is proposed. It is proved that the optimal codeword lengths of the subsequences are not larger than that of the given sequence. Experimental results using arithmetic coding will be presented.
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Hou, Q.-B.; Fu, C. A Novel Block-Based Scheme for Arithmetic Coding. Entropy 2014, 16, 3315-3328.View more citation formats
Hou Q-B, Fu C. A Novel Block-Based Scheme for Arithmetic Coding. Entropy. 2014; 16(6):3315-3328.Chicago/Turabian Style
Hou, Qi-Bin; Fu, Chong. 2014. "A Novel Block-Based Scheme for Arithmetic Coding." Entropy 16, no. 6: 3315-3328.