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An architecture for an interactive multimedia system based on MPEG-2

  • Naceur Lagha
  • Hossam Afifi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1483)

Abstract

The standardization of video coding techniques as well as data networks has attained a maturity that enables to consider wide and successful deployment of public video services. Today, numerous implementations of Video-On-Demand and Tele-medical applications are operational and are based on MPEG and ATM standards. Based on these standards, many other applications can rapidly be deployed. In this paper we present a new simple MPEG-2 based architecture to fulfill a subset of the MPEG-4 specified functionalities especially content based coding and interactivity. A prototype is also presented and evaluated.

Keywords

Motion Estimation Visual Quality Move Picture Expert Group Video Object Plane Quantization Coefficient 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Naceur Lagha
    • 1
  • Hossam Afifi
    • 1
  1. 1.Networks & Multimedia Services DepartmentENST BretagneCesson sévignéFrance

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