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Future considerations and conclusion

Future work

Due to time and computing limitations, we could not explore all facets of steganography and detectiontechniques. As you saw, we studied the power in our pictures to test for hidden data. Another method which we were unable toexplore was to analyze the noise of the pictures. Adding hidden data adds random noise, so it follows that a properly tuned noisedetection algorithm could recognize whether or not a picture had steganographic data or not.

Conclusion

We explored several steganography techniques and the various detection algorithms associated with them. By usingthe properties of the DCT and our understanding of the frequency domain we developed the zeros hiding method. Zeros hiding proved tobe easier to analyze than bit-o-steg and can hide significantly more data. Unfortunately its ease of detection makes it a lesssecure method. After researching various techniques already implemented, we chose to improve upon one, thus creating ourbit-o-steg method. Bit-o-steg can only hide data in coefficients that were not dropped, thus limiting the amount of data we canhide. However, it greatly enhances the effectiveness of the steganography since it uses a key, making it much more challengingto detect. In the end we found both effective, but the complexity of bit-o-steg makes it more promising. Detection of our methods wascritical to the breadth of our project. By investigating the power in various components of our images we discovered how to detectdata hidden via the zero hiding method. Detecting bit-o-steg required us to draw on past steganography research andstatistically analyze the effects of this type of data hiding. The methods and accompanying detection schemes we developed broadenedour understanding of steganography, which, unlike encryption, allows secret data to be traded hands without raising aneyebrow.

Questions & Answers

what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
Bharti
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
Daniel
how to know photocatalytic properties of tio2 nanoparticles...what to do now
Akash Reply
it is a goid question and i want to know the answer as well
Maciej
characteristics of micro business
Abigail
for teaching engĺish at school how nano technology help us
Anassong
Do somebody tell me a best nano engineering book for beginners?
s. Reply
what is fullerene does it is used to make bukky balls
Devang Reply
are you nano engineer ?
s.
fullerene is a bucky ball aka Carbon 60 molecule. It was name by the architect Fuller. He design the geodesic dome. it resembles a soccer ball.
Tarell
what is the actual application of fullerenes nowadays?
Damian
That is a great question Damian. best way to answer that question is to Google it. there are hundreds of applications for buck minister fullerenes, from medical to aerospace. you can also find plenty of research papers that will give you great detail on the potential applications of fullerenes.
Tarell
what is the Synthesis, properties,and applications of carbon nano chemistry
Abhijith Reply
Mostly, they use nano carbon for electronics and for materials to be strengthened.
Virgil
is Bucky paper clear?
CYNTHIA
so some one know about replacing silicon atom with phosphorous in semiconductors device?
s. Reply
Yeah, it is a pain to say the least. You basically have to heat the substarte up to around 1000 degrees celcius then pass phosphene gas over top of it, which is explosive and toxic by the way, under very low pressure.
Harper
Do you know which machine is used to that process?
s.
how to fabricate graphene ink ?
SUYASH Reply
for screen printed electrodes ?
SUYASH
What is lattice structure?
s. Reply
of graphene you mean?
Ebrahim
or in general
Ebrahim
in general
s.
Graphene has a hexagonal structure
tahir
On having this app for quite a bit time, Haven't realised there's a chat room in it.
Cied
what is biological synthesis of nanoparticles
Sanket Reply
what's the easiest and fastest way to the synthesize AgNP?
Damian Reply
China
Cied
types of nano material
abeetha Reply
I start with an easy one. carbon nanotubes woven into a long filament like a string
Porter
many many of nanotubes
Porter
what is the k.e before it land
Yasmin
what is the function of carbon nanotubes?
Cesar
I'm interested in nanotube
Uday
what is nanomaterials​ and their applications of sensors.
Ramkumar Reply
what is nano technology
Sravani Reply
what is system testing?
AMJAD
preparation of nanomaterial
Victor Reply
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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