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1.      H.-M. Hang and J. W. Woods, ``Near merging of paths in suboptimal tree searching,'' IEEE Trans. on Inform. Theory, Vol. IT-30, pp. 567-573, May 1984.

2.      H.-M. Hang and J. W. Woods, ``Predictive vector quantization of images,'' IEEE Trans. on Communications, Vol. COM-33, pp. 1208-1219, Nov. 1985.

3.      H.-M. Hang and B. G. Haskell, ``Interpolative vector quantization of color images,'' IEEE Trans. on Communications, Vol. COM-36, pp. 465-470, Apr. 1988.

4.      H.-M. Hang, R. Leonardi, B. G. Haskell, R. L. Schmidt, H. Bheda, and J. H. Othmer, ``Digital HDTV compression using parallel motion-compensated transform coding,'' IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 210-221, Jun. 1991.

5.      R. Aravind, G. Cash, D. Duttweiler, H.-M. Hang, B. Haskell, and A. Puri, ``Image and video coding standards,'' AT&T Technical Journal, pp. 67-89, Jan. 1993.

6.      H.-C. Ting and H.-M. Hang, ``Trick play schemes for advanced television recording on digital VCR,'' IEEE Trans. Consumer Electronics, Vol.41, No.4, pp. 1159-1168, Nov. 1995.

7.      J.-B. Cheng and H.-M. Hang, ``Adaptive piecewise linear bits estimation model for MPEG based video coding,'' Journal of Visual Commu. and Image Representation, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp.51-67, Mar. 1997.

8.      Y.-M. Chou and H.-M. Hang, ``A new motion estimation method using frequency components,'' Journal of Visual Commu. and Image Representation, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 83-96, Mar. 1997.

9.      H.-M. Hang and J.-J. Chen, ``Source model for transform video coder and its application, Part I: Fundamental theory,'' IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 287-298, Apr. 1997.

10.  J.-J. Chen and H.-M. Hang, ``Source model for transform video coder and its application, Part II: Variable frame rate coding,'' IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 299-311, Apr. 1997.

11.  Y.-M. Chou and H.-M. Hang, ``Overlapped patch elimination algorithm for deformable mesh video coding,'' Electronics Letters, Vol. 33, No. 13, pp. 1133-1134, Jun. 1997.

12.  L.-M. Chen and H.-M. Hang, ``An adaptive inverse halftoning algorithm,'' IEEE Trans. Image Processing, Vol. 6, No. 8, pp. 1202-1209, Aug. 1997.

13.  H.-M. Hang, Y.-M. Chou and S.-C. Cheng ``Motion estimation for video coding standards,'' Journal of VLSI Signal Processing, Vol. 17, pp. 113-136, 1997.

14.  S.-C. Cheng and H.-M. Hang, ``A comparison of block-matching algorithms mapped to systolic-array implementation,'' IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 7, No. 5, pp. 741-757, Oct. 1997.

15.  H.-C. Ting and H.-M. Hang, ``Edge preserved interpolation of digital images using fuzzy inference,'' Journal of Visual Commu. and Image Representation, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 338-355, Dec. 1997.

16.  S.-C. Cheng and H.-M. Hang, ``The impact of rate control algorithms on system-level VLSI design,'' Journal of VLSI Signal Processing, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 233-250, Dec. 1998.

17.  C.-H. Su, H.-M. Hang, and D. W. Lin, ``Global motion parameter extraction and deformable block motion estimation,'' IEICE Trans. Information and Systems, Vol.E82-D, pp. 1210-1218, Aug. 1999.

18.  C.-H. Su, H.-M. Hang, and C.H. Wei, ``Robust transform image coder over noisy channel,'' Electronics Letters, Vol. 36, pp. 311-312, Feb. 2000.

19.  H.-C. Yu, J.-H. Tarng, H.-M. Hang, and Z.-Y. Lee, ``A study of alternative broadcasting technologies for the extension of DTV coverage in Taiwan,'' IEEE Trans. Broadcasting, Vol. 46, No. 4, Dec. 2000.

20.  H.-C. Huang, J. S. Pan, Z. M. Lu, S. H. Sun, and H.-M. Hang, ``Vector quantization based on genetic simulated annealing,'' Signal Processing, Vol. 81, No.7, pp. 1513-1523, Jun. 2001.

21.  C-C Lin, C.-M. Chen, J.-H. Tarng, H.-M. Hang and H.-C. Yu, "Analysis of ATSC field test results in Taiwan," IEEE Trans. Broadcasting, Vol.48, pp.38-43, Mar. 2002

22.  C.-W. Tang and H.-M. Hang, ``A feature based robust digital image watermarking scheme,'' IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, Vol. 51, No. 4, pp. 950-959, Apr. 2003. (SCI 1.57, EI)

23.  S.S. Tsai and H.-M. Hang, ``Motion information scalability for MC-EZBC", Signal Processing: Image Communication,” Vol. 19, no.7, pp.675-684, Aug. 2004. (SCI-Expanded, 0.538, EI)

24.  C.-H. Yang and H.-M. Hang, “Cascaded trellis-based rate-distortion control algorithm for MPEG-4 Advanced Audio Coding,” IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing, Vol.14, No.3, pp.998-1007, May 2006.

25.  F.-C. Chang and H.-M. Hang, “A relevance feedback image retrieval scheme using multi-instance and pseudo image concepts,” IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol.E89-D, No.5, pp.1720-1731, May 2006.

26.  W.H. Peng, T. Chiang, H.-M. Hang, and C.Y. Lee, “A context adaptive binary arithmetic codec with maximum likelihood based stochastic bit reshuffling (SBR) technique for scalable video coding,” IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, pp.654-667, Aug. 2006.

27.  H.-C. Huang, W.-H. Peng, T. Chiang and H.-M. Hang, “Advances in the scalable amendment of H.264/AVC,” IEEE Communications Magazine, pp.68-76, Jan. 2007.

28.  F.-C. Chang, H.-C. Huang and H.-M. Hang, “Layered access control schemes on watermarked scalable media,” J. VLSI Signal Proc Systems for Signal, Image, and Video Technology, (on-line), June, 2007.

29.  J-J. Tsai and H.-M. Hang, “Modeling of pattern-based block motion estimation and its application,” IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 19, No.1. pp.108-113, Jan. 2009.

30.  K.-L. Huang and H.-M. Hang, “Consistent picture quality control strategy for dependent video coding,” IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, Vol.18, No. 5, pp.1004-1014, May 2009.

31.  J-J. Tsai and H.-M. Hang, “On the design of pattern-based block motion estimation algorithms,” IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, pp.136-143, Vol.20, No.1, January 2010.

32.  H.-C. Lin, W.-H. Peng, and H.-M. Hang, “Fast Context-adaptive Mode Decision Algorithm for Scalable Video Coding with Combined Coarse-grain Quality Scalability (CGS) and Temporal Scalability,” IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 20, No.5, pp. 732-748, May 2010.  

33.  C.-Y. Tsai and H.-M. Hang, “A rate-distortion analysis on motion prediction efficiency and mode decision for scalable wavelet video coding,” Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Vol. 21, No. 8, pp. 917-929, Nov. 2010.

34.  C.-Y. Tsai and H.-M. Hang, “One-sidedρ-GGD source modeling and rate-distortion optimization in scalable wavelet video coder,” IEEE Trans. Circuits Syst. Video Technol., Vol.21, No. 11, pp. 1557 - 1570, Nov. 2011.

35.  H.-C. Lin, H.-M. Hang, and W.-H. Peng,Fast Bi-directional Prediction Selection in H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Temporal Scalable Video Coding,” IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, Vol.20, No.12, pp.3508 - 3523, Dec. 2011.

36.  C.-H. Hung and H.-M. Hang, “A Reduced-complexity Image Coding Scheme Using Decision-directed Wavelet-based Contourlet Transform,” Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Vol. 23, p.1128-1143, Oct. 2012.

37.  C.-Y. Ma and H.-M. Hang, “Learning Based Saliency Model with Depth Information,” Journal of Vision, No.6, Vol. 15, pp.1.-22, May 2015.