Multimedia Transcoding in Mobile and Wireless Networks, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599049856
  • ISBN-13: 9781599049854
  • DDC: 006.7
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 460 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Provides readers with relevant theoretical frameworks and latest technical and institutional solutions for transcoding multimedia in mobile and wireless networks. Addresses the transcoding of all multimedia elements including video, audio and text, while addressing both practical and theoretical problems in the field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Introduction to Multimedia, Wireless Networks, and Transcoding Essentials, Challenges and Approaches.
2: Multimedia Essentials and Challenges.
3: QoS Support in Wireless Networks.
4: Getting the Big Picture on Small Screens: Quality of Experience in Mobile TV.
5: Semantic Multimedia Information Analysis for Retrieval Applications.
6: Modality Conversion: Toward the Semantic Frontier of UMA.
7: Frameworks and Algorithms for Multimedia Transcoding in Mobile and Wireless Network.
8: Transcoding vs. Scalability in Video Streaming for Heterogeneous Networks/Clients.
9: Extreme Rate Distributed Video Transcoding System.
10: Semantic-Based Video Transcoding Architectures for Quality of Service Applications in Mobile and Wireless Video Communication.
11: Adaptation and Personalization of Web-Based Multimedia Content.
12: QoE for Mobile TV Services.
13: HSM:A Hybrid Streaming Mechanism for Delay–Tolerant Multimedia Applications.
14: An H.264/AVC Error Detection Algorithm Based on Syntax Analysis.
15: Applications for using Multimedia Transcoding.
16: Wireless Collaborative Virtual Environments Applied to Language Education.
17: Multimedia Transcoding in Mobile and Wireless Networks: Secure Multimedia Transcoding for Scalable Video Streams.
18: Multimedia Transcoding in Wireless and Mobile Networks: Keyless Self-Encrypting/ Decrypting Scheme for Multimedia Transporting Systems.
19: DSP Techniques for Sound Enhancement of Old Recordings.
20: Digital Watermarking for Multimedia Transaction Tracking.
21: Image Watermarking Algorithms Based on the Discrete Wavelet Transform.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.