Department of Computer Science & Engineering

University of Ioannina

Video Processing and Compression

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Course ID: D4

Unit: DATA SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING – Unit D: Data Analysis and Processing

Weekly Hours: 4


ECTS Credits: 7

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Description: Video Capture: Color coordinate systems. Video camera. Video display. Progressive and Interlaced scan. Multidimensional signal processing: Multidimensional signals and systems. Multidimensional continuous and discrete Fourier Transform. Frequency response of the human visual system. Video sampling theory: Generalized Nyquist sampling theorem. Sampling rate conversion. Motion estimation: Motion modeling. Optical flow equation. Block matching. Fundamentals of compression: Information theory basics. Quantization. Transform theory. DCT, KLT, DWT transforms. Motion compensated prediction. Video compression standards: H.264, H.265, VP9, AV1.