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VQEG NORM talk on Video Quality Analyzer

Vignesh V Menon and Hadi Amirpour gave a talk on ‘Video Complexity Analyzer for Streaming Applications’ at the Video Quality Experts Group (VQEG) meeting on December 14, 2021. Our research activities on video complexity analysis were presented in the talk. … Continue reading

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IEEE VCIP’21 Tutorial: A Journey towards Fully Immersive Media Access

IEEE VCIP 2021 Sunday, December 5, 2021 https://www.vcip2021.org/call-for-tutorials/ Lectures: Christian Timmerer, AAU, AT Tobias Hoßfeld, Univ. Würzburg, DE Raimund Schatz, AIT, AT Abstract: Universal access to and provisioning of multimedia content is now a reality. It is easy to generate, distribute, … Continue reading

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ANGELA won the 2nd Best Paper Award in IFIP/IEEE PEMWN 2021 Conference

The ANGELA: HTTP Adaptive Streaming and Edge Computing Simulator paper from ATHENA lab has won the 2nd Best Paper Award in the 10th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Performance Evaluation and Modeling in Wired and Wireless Networks (PEMWN). More information about the paper … Continue reading

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Farzad Tashtarian to give a talk at IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain

Farzad Tashtarian is invited to talk on “LwTE: Light-weight Transcoding at the Edge” at IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain. [Slides] LwTE: Light-weight Transcoding at the Edge from Christian Timmerer

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Internship 2022 at ATHENA

At Christian Doppler laboratory ATHENA, we offer an internship*) for 2022 for Master Students and we kindly request your applications until 14th of December 2021 with the following data (in German or English): CV Record of study/transcript (“Studienerfolgsnachweis”) *) A … Continue reading

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Paper in CMC-Computers, Materials & Continua Journal accepted

Title: FSpot: Fast Multi-Objective Heuristic for Efficient Video Encoding Workloads over AWS EC2 Spot Instance Fleet Authors: Anatoliy Zabrovskiy, Prateek Agrawal, Vladislav Kashansky, Roland Kersche, Christian Timmerer, and Radu Prodan Abstract: HTTP Adaptive Streaming (HAS) of video content is becoming … Continue reading

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FaRes-ML Won the Best New Streaming Innovation Award in the Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards 2021

The Fast Multi-Resolution and Multi-Rate Encoding for HTTP Adaptive Streaming Using Machine Learning paper from ATHENA lab has won the Best New Streaming Innovation Award in the Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards 2021. The journey that led to the publication of the FaRes-ML paper … Continue reading

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Christian Timmerer and Babak Taraghi will give talks at DDRC’21

Taichung, Taiwan, The 1st IEEE International Workshop on Data-Driven Rate Control for Media Streaming (DDRC’21) Co-located with the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Big Data (BigMM’21) Conference Website: https://www.bigmm.org/ (November 15-17) HTTP Adaptive Streaming (HAS) — Quo Vadis? Speaker: Professor … Continue reading

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ECAS-ML: Edge Computing Assisted Adaptation Scheme with Machine Learning for HTTP Adaptive Streaming

28th International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM) April 05-08, 2022 | Phu Quoc, Vietnam Conference Website [PDF][Slides][Video] Jesús Aguilar Armijo (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Ekrem Çetinkaya (Christian Doppler Laboratory ATHENA, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Christian Timmerer (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) and Hermann Hellwagner (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) Abstract: As the video streaming … Continue reading

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MoViDNN: A Mobile Platform for Evaluating Video Quality Enhancement with Deep Neural Networks

28th International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM) April 05-08, 2022 | Phu Quoc, Vietnam Conference Website [PDF][Slides][Video] Ekrem Çetinkaya (Christian Doppler Laboratory ATHENA, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), Minh Nguyen (Christian Doppler Laboratory ATHENA, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt), and Christian Timmerer (Christian Doppler Laboratory ATHENA, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) … Continue reading

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