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Image Processing & Communications

The Journal of University of Technology and Life Sciences in Bydgoszcz

IMAGE PROCESSING & COMMUNICATIONS publishes original research articles and serves as a forum for stimulating innovative research ideas, state - of - the art methods and tools in all aspects of image processing and Communications. Theoretical, experimental and survey articles are all appropriate to the journal.

Specific areas of interest include:

  • Image processing: Coding, Analysis and Recognition
  • Image manipulation
  • Communication of visual data
  • Network architecture for real-time video transport
  • Video coding algorithms and technologies for packet network
  • New and emerging technologies related to communications fields
  • Applications and computer networks usage

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Supplementary Materials

Contributions to IMAGE PROCESSING & COMMUNICATIONS will be welcomed from throughout the world. Manuscript should be submitted to the Editor - in - Chief. Manuscripts are reviewed and refereed.


Send one original and two photocopies of the manuscript and one original and two photocopies of each illustration. Upon acceptance by the Editor, you will be asked to submit a CD containing the text of the paper. Most word - processing formats are accepted but LATEX is preferred. This will facilitate their quick editing and printing. CD cannot be returned.

The manuscript must contain the following:

Title page listing the paper title, the name(s) of the author(s), and the affiliation and complete mailing address of each author.

Abstract adequate as a summary (rather than an introduction), 200 words maximum. It should be possible from the abstract for readers to determine whether or not they have an interest in the paper.

Subject terms or keywords, are needed, maximum of eight. Text must be typed double-spaced. The paper must be A4-Sized (21 x 29,7cm, white) with double columns. The text must be written with 1" margins, 1" top and button margins and 1/5" space between columns. The texts do not contain footer and header. The tables, pictures, etc. included in the paper should fit this page size and should also be provided on diskette, the preferable format for graphics is TIFF, BMP, etc.

Equations must be typewritten, not handwritten. Number displayed equations sequentially without letters. Define characters that might be confused (such as el/one, or omega/w) at first usage.

References to published literature must be numbered consecutively in the order alphabetical under the first author's last name. Use the following formats for books or journal articles:

  • Books : names and initials of all authors, full title, edition, volume number, name of publisher, places of publication, year of publication.
  • Journals : names and initials of all authors, title of article, journal name spelled out in full, volume number, issue number, first and last page numbers, year of publication.

Author's biographies, are printed. Authors should supply a brief biographical summary not to exceed 150 word.


It is the condition of publication that manuscript submitted to this journal have not becn published and will not be simultaneously submitted or published elsewhere. By submitted of manuscript, the authors agree that the copyright for their article is transferred to the publisher if and when the article is accepted for publication. The copyright covers the exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute the article, including reprints, photographic reproduetion or any other reproduetions of similar naturę and translations. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form a by any means, eleetronic, photocopying or other wise, without permission in writing from the copying holder.

The copyright owner's consent does not extend to copying for generał distribution, for promotion, for creating new works, or for resale.

Specific written permission must be obtained from the publisher for copying.

Ryszard S. Choraś, Institute of Telecommunications, University of Technology and Life Sciences, Poland

Editorial Advisory Board
Gunilla Borgefors, Uppsala University, Vi2 Box 337, SE-751 05 Uppsala, Sweden
Marek Domański, Chair of Multimedia Telecommunications and Microelectronics, Poznań University of Technology, Poland
Murat Kunt, Signal Processing Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
D. Dutta Majumder, Electronics & Communication Science Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcuta 700 035, India
Władysław Skarbek, Institute of Radioelectronics, Faculty of Electronics and Computer Technology, Warsaw, Poland
Leonid P. Yaroslavsky, Faculty of Engineering, Dept. of Interdisciplinary Studies, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Christophe Charrier, University of Caen Basse - Normandie, Vision and Image Analyssis Group, Saint – Lo, France
Kalman Fazekas, Department of Microwave Telecommunications, Technical University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary H - 1111
Stefano Levialdi, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’ Informazione, Universita degli Studi di Roma 00 198 Roma, Italy
Ioanis Pitas, Department of Electrical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz, Chair of Automation and Biomedical Engineering AGH University of Science and Technology Kraków, Poland

Karolina Skowron, Institute of Telecommunications, University of Technology and Life Sciences, Poland

Technical Editors
Adam Marchewka, Institute of Telecommunications, University of Technology and Life Sciences, Poland

Statistical Editor:
Ihor Yavorskyy
Institute of Telecommunications, University of Technology and Life Sciences, Poland

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