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Multimedia Tools and Applications

Multimedia Tools and Applications

An International Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Borko Furht

ISSN: 1380-7501 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-7721 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11042

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  • First journal in the field, well recognized in the multimedia community
  • Editorial Board composed of the world's foremost experts on multimedia
  • Theoretical as well as application oriented
  • Publishes original research articles on multimedia development and system support tools as well as case studies of multimedia applications
  • Features experimental and survey articles
  • 93% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

Multimedia Tools and Applications publishes original research articles on multimedia development and system support tools as well as case studies of multimedia applications. It also features experimental and survey articles. The journal is intended for academics, practitioners, scientists and engineers who are involved in multimedia system research, design and applications. All papers are peer reviewed.
Specific areas of interest include:

- Multimedia Tools:

- Multimedia Applications:

- Prototype multimedia systems and platforms

- Home

- Education and Training

- Operations

- Public

- Business Office

- Visual Information Systems

Related subjects » Communication Networks - Information Systems and Applications - Security and Cryptology

Impact Factor: 1.058 (2013) * 

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    Multimedia Tools and Applications publishes original research articles on multimedia development and system support tools, and case studies of multimedia applications. Experimental and survey articles are appropriate for the journal. The journal is intended for academics, practitioners, scientists and engineers who are involved in multimedia system research, design and applications. All papers are peer reviewed.

    Specific areas of interest include (but are not limited to):

    Multimedia Tools:

    Multimedia application enabling software
    System software support for multimedia
    Hypermedia
    Performance measurement tools for multimedia
    Multimedia authoring tools
    System hardware support for multimedia
    Multimedia databases and retrieval
    Web tools and applications


    Multimedia Applications:

    Prototype multimedia systems and platforms

    Multimedia on information superhighways


    Home

    Video on-demand
    Interactive TV
    Home shopping
    Remote home care
    Electronic album
    Personalized electronic journals


    Education and Training

    Computer aided instruction
    Distance and interactive training
    Multimedia encyclopedias
    Interactive training on the web


    Operations

    Command and control
    Process control
    CAD/CAM
    Air traffic control
    On-line monitoring
    Multimedia security systems


    Public

    Digital libraries
    Electronic museum
    Networked kiosk systems (medical, legal, banking, shopping, tourist)


    Business Office

    Executive information systems
    Remote consulting systems
    Video conferencing
    Multimedia mail
    Multimedia documents
    Advertising
    Collaborative work
    Electronic publishing


    Visual Information Systems

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