Multimedia Systems is one of the earliest published journals in multimedia. It is a peer-reviewed, international journal that publishes original research on multimedia and multimedia systems, including theories, methods, tools, technologies, applications, and so on.

The journal accepts original research, surveys, perspective articles and brave-new-idea articles in the following areas:

  • Multimedia systems
  • Multimedia communications
  • Multimedia processing
  • Multimedia analysis
  • Multimedia applications

A comprehensive list of topics of interest is provided in the ‘Aims & scope’ tab.

  • 85% of authors who answered an author satisfaction survey reported their overall satisfaction with the editorial and production process as ‘Excellent’
  • 100% of authors reported that they would definitely or probably publish in the journal again.

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  • Changsheng Xu
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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1.563 (2019)
Impact factor
1.734 (2019)
Five year impact factor
73 days
Submission to first decision
348 days
Submission to acceptance
49,332 (2019)

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