The Development of a Multimedia Distributed System for Education

  • Olga M. Beltcheva
  • Ilia K. Georgiev
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Part of the Eurographics book series (EUROGRAPH)


This paper presents some development methods used for multimedia processing in a distributed education system. Multimedia documents are described in HyTime-compliant form to provide network information interchange. An interactive structure-oriented editor helps the user to combine multimedia objects in a document. These documents are used to design education sessions. The proposed abstract model of an education session is intended for rapid development of education software. A time managing mechanism applicable both to multimedia documents and education sessions is elaborated. The paper outlines the architecture of an experimental client-server system for education and the data organisation.


Education Session Duration Interval Head Node Multimedia Document Linear Predictive Code 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Olga M. Beltcheva
    • 1
  • Ilia K. Georgiev
    • 1
  1. 1.FETT (room 1332A)Technical University of SofiaSofiaBulgaria

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