Digital Multimedia Perception and Design, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591408628
  • ISBN-13: 9781591408628
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 318 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released November 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Digital Multimedia Perception and Design provides a well-rounded synopsis of the state-of-the-art technologies in perceptual-based multimedia design. It is the only such book on the market, uniting cutting-edge research by some of the top people in the field and filling a gap in the existing multimedia design literature.

Digital Multimedia Perception and Design highlights how perceptual requirements can be incorporated in the design, development and transmission of multimedia, providing readers with a rich body of research and work done in this exciting area. This book aids all those interested in building true end-to-end multimedia information systems, and is useful to researchers, multimedia designers, and content and infrastructure providers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Digital Multimedia Perception and Design: Table of Contents.
1: Perceptual Modeling in Multimedia.
2: Perceptual Semantics.
3: The Mathematics of Perception: Statistical Models and Algorithms for Image Annotation and Retrieval.
4: Feature-Based Multimedia Semantics: Representational Forms for Instructional Multimedia Design.
5: Incorporating and Understanding the User Perspective.
6: Multimedia and the Five Senses.
7: Multimodal Expressions: E-Motional and Non-Verbal Behaviour.
8: Learning Science Concepts with Haptic Feedback.
9: Perceptual-Based Visualization of Auditory Information Using Visual Texture.
10: Using Real-Time Physiological Monitoring for Assessing Cognitive States.
11: Human Factors.
12: Perceptual Multimedia: A Cognitive Style Perspective.
13: Expert-Novice Differences and Adaptive Multimedia.
14: Issues of Hand Preference in Computer Presented Information and Virtual Realities.
15: Multimedia Communication and Adaptation.
16: Incorporating User Perception in Adaptive Video Streaming Systems.
17: A Three-Layer Framework for QoS-Aware Service Design.
18: Adaptation and Personalization of Web-Based Multimedia Content.
About the Authors.