Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Image processing system










Image Number 2 for United States Patent #4959868.

There is an image processing system comprising: a storage device to store the binarized image; a dividing circuit to divide the storage space in the storage device into rectangular meshes of a predetermined size in which at least one character is included; a discriminating circuit to discriminate the image area included in the mesh; and an encoder to compress and encode the image area on the bases of the first or second encoding method in accordance with the result of the discrimination of the discriminating circuit. This system may include the first or second decoder to decode the image information in correspondence to the first or second encoder. The second encoding method is based on a dot level. When continuous white or blank meshes exist in the image area, namely, no black pixel exists in the image area, the run length, i.e., the number of blank meshes is encoded. With this system, the binarized image signal can be data compressed and stored with a high degree of efficiency and can be decoded as necessary, and a data compressibility is improved.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Serving base station selection based on backhaul capability
Powder for layerwise manufacturing of objects
Process for shaping polymeric articles
Process for preparation of Efavirenz
Vehicle detection apparatus and method using magnetic sensor
Radio communication system, base station apparatus, terminal apparatus, and radio communication method for radio communication system
System and method for solving connection violations
  Randomly Featured Patents
Charge control agent and toner comprising the same
Desk-top electronic calculator with printer
Elastic electrical contact with axial pressure, comprising adjustable connection terminal
Acetal compound, polymer, resist composition and patterning response
Hook fastener engaging zones
Apparatus for recording on different types of mediums
Insufflation system, attachment and method
Data link control architecture for integrated circuit devices
Independently adjustable height work support
Formation of SiOCl-containing layer on exposed low-k surfaces to reduce low-k damage