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Digital watermarking of color images in the singular domain

Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives
© 2011 by IJCA Journal
Number 4 - Article 3
Year of Publication: 2011
Rashmi Agarwal
K. Venugopalan

Rashmi Agarwal and K Venugopalan. Digital watermarking of color images in the singular domain. IJCA Special Issue on Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives (4):144–149, 2011. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Rashmi Agarwal and K. Venugopalan},
	title = {Digital watermarking of color images in the singular domain},
	journal = {IJCA Special Issue on Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives},
	year = {2011},
	number = {4},
	pages = {144--149},
	note = {Full text available}


A watermarking scheme suitable for color images is given. The algorithm is based on the well-known matrix factorization technique of the singular vector decomposition. This is achieved by using the fact that a color image can be broken into the RGB channels. These channels are then treated separately as matrices on which the matrix factorization is applied. These matrices are then used to present the embedding and extraction algorithms. We also study how our watermarking technique performs under various attacks.


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