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Computer Science - Information Systems and Applications | Aims and Scope: Multimedia Tools and Applications

Aims and Scope: Multimedia Tools and Applications

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