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Huffman Encoding and Decoding

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Encodes and decodes a file and creates character histogram with it.


Updated 23 May 2018

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This implements an easy and efficient Huffman coding algorithm and brute force decoding algorithm. The char_hist function creates the histogram of symbols and read_file function reads the data to be compressed. Here we are assuming text data.

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Sazzad Sayyed (2021). Huffman Encoding and Decoding (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2017b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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