Academic Press Library in Signal Processing: Volume 5

Academic Press Library in Signal Processing: Volume 5 : Image and Video Compression and Multimedia

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This fifth volume, edited and authored by world leading experts, gives a review of the principles, methods and techniques of important and emerging research topics and technologies in image and video compression and multimedia.

With this reference source you will:

Quickly grasp a new area of research
Understand the underlying principles of a topic and its application
Ascertain how a topic relates to other areas and learn of the research issues yet to be resolved
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Product details

  • Hardback | 494 pages
  • 200 x 240 x 24mm | 999.98g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0124201490
  • 9780124201491

About Dr. Sergios Theodoridis

Sergios Theodoridis is Professor of Signal Processing and Machine Learning in the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of the University of Athens. He is the co-author of the bestselling book, Pattern Recognition, and the co-author of Introduction to Pattern Recognition: A MATLAB Approach. He serves as Editor-in-Chief for the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, and he is the co-Editor in Chief with Rama Chellapa for the Academic Press Library in Signal Processing. He has received a number of awards including the 2014 IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Best Paper Award, the 2009 IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Transactions on Neural Networks Outstanding Paper Award, the 2014 IEEE Signal Processing Society Education Award, the EURASIP 2014 Meritorious Service Award, and he has served as a Distinguished Lecturer for the IEEE Signal Processing Society and the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. He is a Fellow of EURASIP and a Fellow of IEEE. Prof. Rama Chellappa received the B.E. (Hons.) degree from the University of Madras, India, in 1975 and the M.E. (Distinction) degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, in 1977. He received M.S.E.E. and Ph.D. Degrees in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, in 1978 and 1981 respectively. Since 1991, he has been a Professor of Electrical Engineering and an affiliate Professor of Computer Science at University of Maryland, College Park. He is also affiliated with the Center for Automation Research (Director) and the Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (Permanent Member). In 2005, he was named a Minta Martin Professor of Engineering. Prior to joining the University of Maryland, he was an Assistant (1981-1986) and Associate Professor (1986-1991) and Director of the Signal and Image Processing Institute (1988-1990) at University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Over the last 29 years, he has published numerous book chapters, peer-reviewed journal and conference papers. He has co-authored and edited books on MRFs, face and gait recognition and collected works on image processing and analysis. His current research interests are face and gait analysis, markerless motion capture, 3D modeling from video, image and video-based recognition and exploitation and hyper spectral processing.
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Table of contents

Image/Video Compression Introduction and Overview -Dave Bull 1. Motion Estimation - Methods and Performance -Frederic Dufaux 2. Perceptually Optimised Video Compression -Matteo Naccari and Marta Mrak 3. Multiple Description Coding -Neeraj Gadgil and Meilin Yang 4. Video Error Concealment -D. Agrafiotis 5. Stereoscopic and Multiview Video Coding -Mark Pickering 6. High Efficiency Video Coding - A Solution for the Compression of Next Generation Content -Yanxiang Wang 7. Texture Analysis and Synthesis Methods for Video -Patrick Ndjiki-nya Multimedia, Security and Forensics Introduction and Overview -Min Wu 8. Joint Audio-Visual Processing -Zhu Liu 9. Multimedia Streaming -Beatrice Pesquet 10. Multimedia Content-based Retrieval -Qi Tian
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