Image Data Compression

(Basics, Standards and Wavelet-Based Algorithms
for Image and Video Coding)

Publisher: Vieweg Braunschweig/Wiesbaden

November 2000: 1st Edition;
February 2002: 2nd, updated, and extended Edition
May 2005: 3rd, updated, and extended Edition

Publisher: Vieweg+Teubner, Wiesbaden

July 2009: 4th, updated, and extended Edition

ISBN 978-3-8348-0472-3

Content (in German)
Preface (in German)

How to get source code for wavelet-based image codec?

If you are interested in the source code (ANSI-C) you could order the book via Amazon: or For search, type in for instance "Bilddatenkompression" or "Tilo Strutz". This should lead you directly to the right page.


Tips, hints and proposals for improvement are welcome!
Strutz / 05.01.2010