Author Archives: Christian Timmerer

QUALINET White Paper on Definitions of Immersive Media Experience (IMEx)

QUALINET announces its recent White Paper on Definitions of Immersive Media Experience (IMEx). It is online available here https://arxiv.org/abs/2007.07032 for free. With the coming of age of virtual/augmented reality and interactive media, numerous definitions, frameworks, and models of immersion have … Continue reading

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Hadi Amirpour awarded the Best Engagement Award at ACM MMSys 2020

Hadi Amirpour has been awarded the Best Engagement Award at ACM MMSys 2020. This year’s ACM MMSys was held as a fully virtual/online event and Slido was used for asking questions about keynotes and presentations including offline discussions with presenters. … Continue reading

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QoMEX’20: Objective and Subjective QoE Evaluation for Adaptive Point Cloud Streaming

Objective and Subjective QoE Evaluation for Adaptive Point Cloud Streaming *** Best Paper Award *** International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX) May 26-28, 2020, Athlone, Ireland http://qomex2020.ie/ [PDF][Slides][Video] Jeroen van der Hooft (Ghent University), Maria Torres Vega (Ghent … Continue reading

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ACM TOMM: Performance Analysis of ACTE: a Bandwidth Prediction Method for Low-Latency Chunked Streaming

Performance Analysis of ACTE: a Bandwidth Prediction Method for Low-Latency Chunked Streaming ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications [PDF] Abdelhak Bentaleb (National University of Singapore), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Bitmovin), Ali C. Begen (Ozyegin University, Networked Media), Roger … Continue reading

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ATHENA Summer School 2020: Call for Participation

Summer School on Adaptive Streaming over HTTP and Emerging Networked Multimedia Services July 13-17, 2020 | Klagenfurt am Wörthersee | Austria https://athena.itec.aau.at/summer-school-2020 Real-time multimedia information and entertainment services – specifically, streaming of digital video and audio content – account for … Continue reading

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Bitmovin and the University of Klagenfurt Collaborate on Innovative Video Transmission Technology

Klagenfurt, Austria / 21 January 2020 – Bitmovin, a world leader in online video technology, is teaming up with the University of Klagenfurt and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Digital and Economic Affairs (BMDW) in a multi-million Euro research project … Continue reading

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ATHENA Summer School 2020

Summer School on Adaptive Streaming over HTTP and Emerging Networked Multimedia Services July 13-17, 2020 | Klagenfurt am Wörthersee | Austria https://athena.itec.aau.at/summer-school-2020 Introduction Real-time multimedia information and entertainment services – specifically, streaming of digital video and audio content – account … Continue reading

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ACMMM’19: Towards 6DoF HTTP Adaptive Streaming Through Point Cloud Compression

Towards 6DoF HTTP Adaptive Streaming Through Point Cloud Compression https://www.acmmm.org/2019/ [PDF] Jeroen van der Hooft, Tim Wauters, Filip De Turck (Ghent University – imec), Christian Timmerer, and Hermann Hellwagner (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) Abstract: The increasing popularity of head-mounted devices and 360° video … Continue reading

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ACM NOSSDAV’19: Bandwidth Prediction in Low-Latency Chunked Streaming

Bandwidth Prediction in Low-Latency Chunked Streaming http://nossdav.org/2019/ [PDF] Abdelhak Bentaleb (National University of Singapore), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria Universität & Bitmovin Inc,), Ali C. Begen (Ozyegin University), and Roger Zimmermann (National University of Singapore) Abstract: HTTP adaptive streaming (HAS) with chunked transfer encoding … Continue reading

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ACMMM’19 Tutorial: A Journey towards Fully Immersive Media Access

ACM Multimedia 2019 October 21-25, 2019, Nice, France https://www.acmmm.org/2019/ The slides for this tutorial are available here. Lecturers Christian Timmerer, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt & Bitmovin, Inc. Ali C. Begen, Ozyegin University and Networked Media Abstract Universal media access as proposed in … Continue reading

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