multiresolution image processing

The following books and papers give an introduction to the fields of multiresolution signal and image processing with emphasis on wavelets.


  • Akansu, A. N. and Haddad, R. A.: "Multiresolution signal decomposition", Academic Press, New York, 1992
  • Fliege, N.: "Multiraten-Signalverabeitung", Teubner, Stuttgart, 1993, (in GERMAN)
  • Strang, G. and Nguyen, T.: "Wavelets and Filter Banks", Wellesley-Cambridge Press, Wellesley, 1996


  • Burt, P. J.: "The pyramid as a structure for efficient computation", in: Rosenfeld, A.: Multiresolution image processing and analysis, Springer, New York, 1984
  • Mallat, S. G.: "A theory for multiresolution signal decomposition: The wavelet representation", in: IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 11, No. 7, 1989, pp. 674-693
  • Rioul, O. and Vetterli, M.: "Wavelets and signal processing", in: IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1991, pp. 14-38
  • Simoncelli, E. P.; Freeman, W. T.; Adelson; E. H. and Heeger, D. J.: "Shiftable multiscale transforms", in: IEEE Trans. Information Theory, Vol. 38, No. 2, 1992, pp. 587-607
  • Shensa, M. J.: "The discrete wavelet transform: Wedding the Trous and Mallat algorithms", in: IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, Vol. 40, No. 10, 1992, pp. 2465-2482
  • Vaidyanathan, P. P.: "Multirate digital filters, filter banks, polyphase networks and applications: A Tutorial", in: Proc. IEEE, Vol. 78, No. 1, 1990, pp. 56-93

bck: references on pixel level image fusion