Perceptual Coding of Digital Audio
by Ted Painter, Andreas Spanias
Publisher: Arizona State University 1999
Number of pages: 66
This paper reviews algorithms for perceptually transparent coding of CD-quality digital audio, including both research and standardization activities. The authors concentrate on architectures and applications of the techniques that utilize psychoacoustic models to exploit efficiently masking characteristics of the human receiver.
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