Zig-Zag scan

Zig-zag and inverse zig-zag scan as used in Image Processing's JPEG compression.
Updated 24 Mar 2010

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The functions presented within perform normal zig-zag scanning and the reverse. The normal process converts a matrix of any size into a one-dimensional array by implementing the zig-zag scan procedure.
The inverse function takes in a one-dimensional array and by specifying the desired number of rows and columns, it returns a matrix having the specified dimensions, which would yield the one-dimensional array if the normal zig-zag procedure were implemented.

Works on 2-D matrices of any dimension.

Cite As

Damilola Ogunbiyi (2024). Zig-Zag scan (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/27078-zig-zag-scan), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2009b
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