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Data Compression (Source Encoding)

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In this chapter only the discrete sources are considered. Generally, the encoding is a mapping of sequences of source alphabet symbols (S) into sequences of code alphabet symbols (X) (Fig. 3.1).

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Ivaniš, P., Drajić, D. (2017). Data Compression (Source Encoding). In: Information Theory and Coding - Solved Problems. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-49370-1_3

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