Image Compression Techniques: Literature Review

  • Marwa Adeeb Al-jawaherry Department of Computer Science, College of Computer Sciences and Mathematics, Tikrit University, Tikrit, Iraq
  • Saja Younis Hamid Department of Computer Science, College of Computer Sciences and Mathematics, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
Keywords: Image compression techniques, Lossless, and Lossy Image Compression


With the development of modern communications technology, data compression is becoming more important to save space and reduce transmission costs. Because of this, various types and strategies of image compression were provided by several researchers, some of these studies were discussed in this review. The two main types of image compression are Lossless and lossy compression, with many methods for each of them. This research also described various lossless and lossy compression algorithms that were used by many researchers studied that reported in this literature. Lastly, certain conclusions have been provided based on the results of the conducted survey.


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Al-jawaherry, M., & Hamid, S. (2021). Image Compression Techniques: Literature Review. Journal of Al-Qadisiyah for Computer Science and Mathematics, 13(4), Comp Page 10 -.
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