Volume 8, Issue 4, March 2016 (ISSN 1947-4598)


Call for Task Proposals: Multimedia Evaluation 2017

MediaEval 2017 Multimedia Evaluation Benchmark Call for Task Proposals Proposal Deadline: 3 December 2016 MediaEval is a benchmarking initiative dedicated to developing and evaluating new algorithms and technologies for multimedia retrieval, access and exploration. It offers tasks to the research community that are related to human and social aspects of … Read more

MPEG Column: 116th MPEG Meeting

MPEG Workshop on 5-Year Roadmap Successfully Held in Chengdu Chengdu, China – The 116th MPEG meeting was held in Chengdu, China, from 17 – 21 October 2016 MPEG Workshop on 5-Year Roadmap Successfully Held in Chengdu At its 116th meeting, MPEG successfully organised a workshop on its 5-year standardisation roadmap. … Read more

MPEG Column: 117th MPEG Meeting

The original blog post can be found at the Bitmovin Techblog and has been updated here to focus on and highlight research aspects. The 117th MPEG meeting was held in Geneva, Switzerland and its press release highlights the following aspects: MPEG issues Committee Draft of the Omnidirectional Media Application Format (OMAF) MPEG-H 3D Audio Verification Test … Read more

JPEG Column: 74th JPEG Meeting

The 74th JPEG meeting was held at ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, from 15 to 20 January featuring the following highlights: A Final Call for Proposals on JPEG Pleno was issued focusing on light field coding; Creation of a test model for the upcoming JPEG XS standard; A draft Call … Read more

Amirhossein Habibian

This thesis studies the fundamental question: what vocabulary of concepts are suited for machines to describe video content? The answer to this question involves two annotation steps: First, to specify a list of concepts by which videos are described. Second, to label a set of videos per concept as its … Read more

Chien-nan Chen

3D Tele-immersion (3DTI) technology allows full-body, multimodal interaction among geographically dispersed users, which opens a variety of possibilities in cyber collaborative applications such as art performance, exergaming, and physical rehabilitation. However, with its great potential, the resource and quality demands of 3DTI rise inevitably, especially when some advanced applications target … Read more

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Table of Contents

  1. Call for Task Proposals: Multimedia Evaluation 2017
  2. MPEG Column: 116th MPEG Meeting
  3. MPEG Column: 117th MPEG Meeting
  4. JPEG Column: 74th JPEG Meeting
  5. PhD thesis abstracts
    1. Amirhossein Habibian
    2. Chien-nan Chen
    3. Masoud Mazloom
    4. Rufael Mekuria
    5. Svetlana Kordumova
  6. Journal issue TOCs
    1. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 6
    2. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 5
    3. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 4
    4. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 3
    5. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 2
    6. MTAP Volume 76, Issue 1
    7. MTAP Volume 75, Issue 24
    8. MTAP Volume 75, Issue 23
    9. MTAP Volume 75, Issue 22
    10. MTAP Volume 75, Issue 21
    11. MTAP Volume 75, Issue 20
    12. IJMIR Volume 6, Issue 1
    13. IJMIR Volume 5, Issue 4
    14. MMSJ Volume 23, Issue 1
    15. MMSJ Volume 23, Issue 2
    16. TOMM Volume 12, Issue 4s
    17. TOMM Volume 12, Issue 5s
    18. TOMM Volume 13, Issue 1
    19. MMSJ Volume 22, Issue 6
  7. Job opportunities
    1. Postdoc in Computer Vision and Machine Learning for Video Exploration
    2. PhD Studentship in Creative Technologies/Visual Computing
    3. PhD Openings in ECE
  8. Calls for paper
    1. CFPs for SIGMM-sponsored events
    2. CFPs for ACM-sponsored events (any SIG)
    3. CFPs for IEEE-sponsored events (any TC)
    4. CFPs for other multimedia-related events
  9. Notice to contributing authors
  10. Impressum