Digital Video Processing for Engineers
A Foundation for Embedded Systems Design
- Suhel Dhanani, Altera Corporation, San Jose, CA, USA
- Michael Parker, Senior DSP Technical Marketing Manager, Altera Corporation, San Jose, CA, USA
This book introduces core video processing concepts and standards, and delivers practical how-to guidance for engineers embarking on digital video processing designs using FPGAs. It covers the basic topics of video processing in a pictorial, intuitive manner with minimal use of mathematics. Key outcomes and benefits of this book for users include: understanding the concepts and challenges of modern video systems; architect video systems at a system level; reference design examples to implement your own high definition video processing chain; understand implementation trade-offs in video system designs.
AudienceElectronic design and implementation engineers, software engineers, hardware engineers, system engineers and students with limited or no VP/DSP experience.
- Published: October 2012
- Imprint: NEWNES
- ISBN: 978-0-12-415760-6
Table of Contents
Introduction; Components of a digital video signal; Resolution and Formats; Video Interfaces; Video Processing; Scaling; De-interlacing; Mixing (Alpha Blending); Sensor processing for image sensors; Entropy and Quantization; Lossy and Lossless Compression; Video Compression Standards and Quality; Video Modulation & Transport; Video over IP; Implementing HD ASICs and FPGAs; Video Bottleneck; Building an HD Video system; Synchronization Issues; Audio; IP Reuse; Debugging Video Systems