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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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Borko Furht, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, USA

Editorial Board:

Harry Agius, Brunel University London, United Kingdom
Marios C. Angelides, Brunel University London, United Kingdom
Marco Anisetti, University of Milano, Italy
Andrew Bagdanov, University of Florence, Italy
Lamberto Ballan, Stanford University, USA
Bharat Bhargava, Purdue University, USA
Jenny Benois-Pineau, University of Bordeaux, France
Susanne Boll, University of Oldenburg, Germany
Ying Cai, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
Pablo Cesar, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica, Netherlands

Amit Chakraborthy, Siemens Corporate Research, USA
Shu-Ching Chen, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
Tat-Seng Chua, National University of Singapore
Ernesto Damiani, University of Milano, Italy
Antitza Dantcheva, INRIA, France
Alberto del Bimbo, Università di Firenze, Italy

Chabane Djeraba, LIFL Laboratory, France
Schahram Dustdar, Vienna University of Technology, Wien, Austria
Abdulmotaleb El Saddik, University of Ottawa, Canada
Ben Falchuk, Vencore Labs, USA
Marco Furini, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Ombretta Gaggi, University of Padua, Italy
David C. Gibbon, AT&T Labs - Research, USA
Yihong Gong, NEC, USA
Sonja Grgic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
William I. Grosky, University of Michigan, USA
Jungong Han, Civolution Techology (Philips Content Identification), The Netherlands
M. Shamim Hossain, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Kien A. Hua, University of Central Florida, USA
Benoit Huet, Institut Eurecom, France
Horace H.S. Ip, City University of Hong Kong
Ebroul Izquierdo, Queen Mary, University of London, United Kingdom
Ramesh Jain, University of California, Irvine, USA
Rongrong Ji, Xiamen University, China
Shuqiang Jiang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Hari Kalva, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA

Shunsuke Kamijo,
University of Tokyo, Japan
Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Ahmed Karmouch, University Ottawa, Canada
Harald Kosch, University of Passau, Germany
Clement Leung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
T.D.C. Little, Boston University, USA
Huadong Ma, Beijing University of Posts & Telecommunications, PR of China
Hong Man, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
Oge Marques, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA

Liam M. Mayron, Florida Institute of Technology, Florida, USA
Michele Nappi, University of Salerno, Italy

Vincent Oria, New Jersey Institute fo Technology, New Jersey, USA
Charles B. Owen, Michigan State University, USA
Dragutin Petkovic, San Francisco State University, USA
Maria Da Graca Pimentel, University of Sao Paolo, Brazil
Jorge Posada, Vicomtech Research Centre, Spain
B. Prabhakaran, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Martin Reisslein, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
Marco Roccetti, University of Bologna, Italy
Simone Santini, University of California at San Diego, USA
Shin'ichi Satoh, National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
Klaus Schöffmann, Klagenfurt University, Austria
Lorenzo Seidenari, University of Florence, Italy
Ali Asghar Nazari Shirehjini, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Scott M. Stevens, SEI, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Jinhui Tang, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, P.R. China
Yoshiyasu Takefuji, Keio University, Japan
Christian Timmerer, Klagenfurt University, Austria
Jingdong Wang, Microsoft Research Asia, China
Meng Wang, Hefei University of Technology, China
Qi Wang, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Lars Wolf, Technical University Braunschweig, Germany

Changsheng Xu, NLPR, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Hanwang Zhang, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Zhiyong Zhang, Henan University of Science and Technology, China
Ce Zhu, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Roger Zimmermann, National University of Singapore, Singapore

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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
    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


    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


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


    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
    Collaborative work
    Electronic publishing

    Visual Information Systems

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