Compression of the MR and ultrasound images by using wavelet transform

Kurnaz M., Dokur Z., Olmez T.

24th Annual International Conference of the Engineering-in-Medicine-and-Biology-Society/Annual Fall Meeting of the Biomedical-Engineering-Society (EMBS 2002 BMES), Texas, United States Of America, 23 - 26 October 2002, pp.1021-1022 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Texas
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.1021-1022
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


This paper presents a new method for the compression of the MR and ultrasound images using wavelet transform. Nine different wavelet filters have been compared, and the image is decomposed by using the wavelet filter, which gives the highest energy compaction.