Accession Number : ADA262808


Title :   Application of Image Compression to Digital Map Databases


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Feb-Sep 1992


Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL GUIDANCE AND CONTROL DIRECTORATE


Personal Author(s) : Crooks, Marc W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a262808.pdf


Report Date : Feb 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 39


Abstract : The Microprocessor Technology Utilization Program (RG-7) exists for the purpose of examining commercial microprocessor hardware and applying it to developing military systems prior to the release of any militarized components. As a part of this objective, RG-7 is looking at commercially available image compression chips/chipsets and their potential application in the area of digital map database compression.


Descriptors :   *MICROPROCESSORS , *DATA COMPRESSION , *DIGITAL MAPS , *IMAGE COMPRESSION , DATA BASES , CHIPS(ELECTRONICS) , NAVIGATION REFERENCE , PIXELS , MILITARY APPLICATIONS , ALGORITHMS


Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE