Texts in Computer Science

Fundamentals of Multimedia

Authors: Li, Ze-Nian, Drew, Mark, Liu, Jiangchuan

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  • Provides an introduction to the fundamentals of multimedia for students with no background in the area
  • Enhanced third edition with a greater emphasis on social, mobile, and cloud computing for human-centric interactive multimedia, augmented reality, and virtual reality, as well as deep learning for multimedia processing
  • Updated with the latest multimedia standards, such as 360-degree video and the video-coding standard H.266
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  • Due: 17 de Abril de 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-62124-7
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About this Textbook

PREVIOUS EDITIONThis textbook introduces the “Fundamentals of Multimedia”, addressing real issues commonly faced in the workplace. The essential concepts are explained in a practical way to enable students to apply their existing skills to address problems in multimedia. Fully revised and updated, this new edition now includes coverage of such topics as 3D TV, social networks, high-efficiency video compression and conferencing, wireless and mobile networks, and their attendant technologies. 
Features: presents an overview of the key concepts in multimedia, including color science; reviews lossless and lossy compression methods for image, video and audio data; examines the demands placed by multimedia communications on wired and wireless networks; discusses the impact of social media and cloud computing on information sharing and on multimedia content search and retrieval; includes study exercises at the end of each chapter; provides supplementary resources for both students and instructors at an associated website.

About the authors

Drs. Ze-Nian Li, Mark S. Drew, and Jiangchuan Liu are Professors in the School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada.  

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for Brazil
  • Due: 17 de Abril de 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-62124-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $109.99
price for Brazil
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: 17 de Fevereiro de 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-62123-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions & severe weather in the US may cause delays
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fundamentals of Multimedia
Authors
Series Title
Texts in Computer Science
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-62124-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-62124-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-62123-0
Series ISSN
1868-0941
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XXV, 824
Number of Illustrations
277 b/w illustrations, 113 illustrations in colour
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