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.