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IEEE Communication Magazine: From Capturing to Rendering: Volumetric Media Delivery With Six Degrees of Freedom

From Capturing to Rendering: Volumetric Media Delivery With Six Degrees of Freedom Teaser: “Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope,” said the hologram of Princess Leia in Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977). This was the … Continue reading

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MTAP paper: Automated Bank Cheque Verification Using Image Processing and Deep Learning Methods

MTAP paper: Automated Bank Cheque Verification Using Image Processing and Deep Learning Methods Multimedia tools and applications (Springer Journal) Prateek Agrawal (University of Klagenfurt, Austria), Deepak Chaudhary (Lovely Professional University, India), Vishu Madaan (Lovely professional University, India), Anatoliy Zabrovskiy (University … Continue reading

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VCIP’20: Fast Multirate Encoding for HTTP Adaptive Streaming Using Machine Learning

Fast Multirate Encoding for HTTP Adaptive Streaming Using Machine Learning IEEE International Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP) 1-4 December 2020, Macau http://www.vcip2020.org/ [PDF][Slides][Video] Ekrem Çetinkaya (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Hadi Amirpour (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Bitmovin), and Mohammad … Continue reading

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Interns at the ATHENA Christian Doppler Laboratory

In July 2020, the ATHENA Christian Doppler Laboratory hosted three interns working on the following topics: Indira Pal: Quality of Experience for HTTP Adaptive Streaming based use cases and scenarios. Ilja Pronegg: Machine learning methods for HTTP Adaptive Streaming. Miriam … Continue reading

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ACM Multimedia’20: Relevance-Based Compression of Cataract Surgery Videos Using Convolutional Neural Networks

ACM MM’20: Relevance-Based Compression of Cataract Surgery Videos Using Convolutional Neural Networks ACM International Conference on Multimedia 2020, Seattle, United States. https://2020.acmmm.org [PDF][Slides][Video] Negin Ghamsarian (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Hadi Amirpour (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Bitmovin), Mario Taschwer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), and Klaus Schöffmann … Continue reading

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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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BigMM’20: ComplexCTTP: Complexity Class Based Transcoding Time Prediction for Video Sequences using Artificial Neural Network

ComplexCTTP: Complexity Class Based Transcoding Time Prediction for Video Sequences Using Artificial Neural Network The Sixth IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Big Data (BigMM 2020) September 24-26, 2020 New Delhi. http://bigmm2020.org/ Anatoliy Zabrovskiy (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Prateek Agrawal (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Lovely … 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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EPIQ’20: Scalable High Efficiency Video Coding based HTTP Adaptive Streaming over QUIC Using Retransmission

Scalable High Efficiency Video Coding based HTTP Adaptive Streaming over QUIC Using Retransmission ACM SIGCOMM 2020 Workshop on Evolution, Performance, and Interoperability of QUIC (EPIQ 2020) August 10–14, 2020 https://conferences.sigcomm.org/sigcomm/2020/workshop-epiq.html [PDF][Slides][Video] Minh Nguyen (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Hadi Amirpour (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Christian … Continue reading

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PV’20: H2BR: An HTTP/2-based Retransmission Technique to Improve the QoE of Adaptive Video Streaming

H2BR: An HTTP/2-based Retransmission Technique to Improve the QoE of Adaptive Video Streaming Packet Video Workshop 2020 (PV) June 10-11, 2020, Istanbul, Turkey (co-located with ACM MMSys’20) https://2020.packet.video/ [PDF][Slides][Video] Minh Nguyen (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt / Bitmovin Inc.), … Continue reading

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