Multimedia Processing

Bases of Information Theory. Multimedia signals: text, voice, audio, image and video. Encoding without loss of multimedia signals. Huffman coding, arithmetic coding, LZW. Multimedia signal processing. Multimedia signal compression techniques. Extraction of multimedia signal characteristics. Classification and analysis of multimedia signals.   

Basic Information

Workload
45 hours

Mandatory: 

  • Camastra, F., & Vinciarelli, A. (2008). Machine Learning for Audio, Image and Video Analysis: Theory and Applications. Springer.
  • Duda, R. O., Hart, P. E., & Stork, D. G. (2001). Pattern Classification (2 ed.). Wiley.
  • Sayood, K. (2000). Introduction to Data Compression (2 ed.). Morgan Kaufmann.
  • Vaseghi, S. V. (2007). Multimedia Signal Processing: Theory and Applications in Speech, Music and Communications. Wiley.