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Strategies for Foveated Compression and Transmission

Symposium for Information Display, Palisades Convention Management, Inc. 411 Lafayette Street, Suite 201 New York, NY 10003 (2017) (to appear)

Abstract

This paper address three different strategies (F-JPEG, F-DSC and F-YUV) for foveated image compression plus methods for the transmission of foveated image data. In place of simple subsampling for foveation, the proposed foveated compression strategies use varying compression ratios--- a low compression ratio centrally, and progressively increasing compression ratios towards the periphery.

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