CMPT 820   Multimedia Systems

Past Paper Presentations


Fundamentals of Digital Image and Video

Presentation by Chiyoko Kawano of:
R. Schafer and T. Sikora, "Digital video coding standards and their role in video communications", Proceedings of the IEEE, 83(6):907-924, 1995. ([ppt])

Presentation by Michael King of:
J. Ostermann and A. Puri, "Natural and synthetic videos in MPEG-4", In Proc. Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Vol 6, 3805-3808, 1998. ([ppt])

Presentation by Mona Vajihollahi and Roozbeh Farahbod of:
T. Sikora, "The MPEG-7 visual standard for content description-an overview", IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, 11(6):696-702, 2001. ([ppt])

Wavelets and Multiresolution Image Processing

Presentation by Yuelong Jiang of:
S. Mallat, "A theory for multiresolution signal decomposition: the wavelet representation", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 11(7):674-693, 1989. ([ppt])

Presentation by Mohsen Jamali of:
M. Antonini, et al., "Image coding using wavelet transform", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, 1(2):205-221, 1992. ([ppt])

Presentation by Shufang Wu of:
J.M. Shapiro, "Embedded image coding using zerotrees of wavelet coefficients", IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, 41(12):3445-3462, 1993. ([ppt])

JPEG-2000

Presentation by Hamidreza Mirzaei of:
C. Christopoulos, A. Skodras, and T. Ebrahimi, "The JPEG2000 still image coding system: An overview", IEEE Trans. on Consumer Electronics, 46(4):1103-1127, 2000, and D. Taubman, "High performance scalable image compression with EBCOT", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, 9(7):1158-1170, 2000. ([ppt])

Presentation by Haitao Li of:
C. Christopoulos, A. Skodras, and T. Ebrahimi, "The JPEG2000 still image coding system: An overview", IEEE Trans. on Consumer Electronics, 46(4):1103-1127, 2000. ([ppt])

Presentation by Mona Vajihollahi and Roozbeh Farahbod of:
D. Taubman, "Embedded block coding in JPEG2000", Proc. Int. Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP '2000), Vol. II, 33-36, 2000. and M.D. Adams, "The JPEG-2000 Still Image Compression Standard", ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29/WG1 (ITU-T SG8), 2001. ([ppt])

Presentation by Shufang Wu of:
D. Taubman, "High performance scalable image compression with EBCOT", IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, 9(7):1158-1170, 2000. ([ppt])

3D Video and TV

Presentation by Ze-Nian Li:
Tutorial talk: "Are We Ready for 3D Video?" ([ppt])

Presentation by Ahmed Abdelsadek of:
Y. Boykov, O. Veksler, and R. Zabih, "Fast approximate energy minimization via graph cuts", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 23(11):1222-1239, 2001. ([ppt] )

Presentation by Mingzhe Zhu of:
J. Sun, N.N. Zheng, H.Y. Shum, "Stereo matching using belief propagation", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 25(7):787-800, 2003. ([ppt])

Presentation by S. Sharangi of:
L. Zhang, C. Vazquez and S. Knorr, "3D-TV content creation: Automatic 2D-to-3D video conversion", IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, 57(2):372-383, 2011. ([ppt] )

Presentation by Mohammad Hosseini of:
C. Kim, et al., "Multi-perspective stereoscopy from light fields", ACM Trans. on Graphics, 30(6), Article 190, 2011. ([ppt] ) (Stanford Light Field Camera video [mp4]), Multi-perspective video [mov] )

Presentation by Kiana Calagari of:
S. Wanner and B. Goldluecke, "Globally consistent depth labeling of 4D light fields", Proc. IEEE Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR2012), 2012. ([ppt] )

Image and Video Quality Assessment

Presentation by Ahmed Abdelsadek of:
Z. Wang and A.C. Bovik, "Mean squared error: Love it or leave it?", IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, 26(1):98-117, 2009. ([ppt] )

Presentation by Kiana Calagari of:
S.J. Daly, R.T. Held and D.M. Hoffman, "Perceptual issues in stereoscopic signal processing", IEEE Trans. on Broadcasting, 57(2):347-361, 2011. ([ppt] )

Visual Content Analysis and Retrieval

Presentation by Shuyang Sun of:
J. Shotton, et al., "Real-time human pose recognition in parts from single depth images", Proc. IEEE Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR2011), 2011. ([ppt])

Presentation by Rui Ma of:
P. Huang, A. Hilton and J. Starck, "Shape similarity for 3D video sequences of people", Int. Journal of Computer Vision, 89(2-3):362-381, 2010. ([ppt])

Presentation by S. Almowuena of:
P. Huang, A. Hilton and J. Starck, "Shape similarity for 3D video sequences of people", Int. Journal of Computer Vision, 89(2-3):362-381, 2010. ([ppt])

Presentation by Shuyang Sun of:
G. Wang, D. Hoiem and D. Forsyth, "Learning image similarity from Flickr groups using fast kernel machines", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 34(11):2177-2188, 2012. ([ppt])

Presentation by Hossein Hajimirsadeg of:
F. Schroff, A. Criminisi and A. Zisserman, "Harvesting image databases from the web", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 33(4):754-766, 2011. ([ppt])

Presentation by Rui Ma of:
S. Goferman, L. Zelnik-Manor and A. Tal, "Context-aware saliency detection", IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 34(10):1915-1926, 2012. ([ppt])

Presentation by Fei Chen of:
C.L. Zitnick, et al., "High-quality video view interpolation using a layered representation", ACM Trans. on Graphics, 23(3):600-608, 2004. ([ppt])

Presentation by Yuelong Jiang of:
S. Belongie, C. Carson, H. Greenspan, and J. Malik, "Color- and Texture-Based Image Segmentation Using EM and Its Application to Content-Based Image Retrieval", ICCV '98, pp. 675-682, 1998. ([ppt])

Presentation by Michael King of:
Z.N. Li, O.R. Zaiane and Z. Tauber, "Illumination invariance and object model in content-based image and video retrieval", Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, 10(3), 1999, 219-244. ([ppt])

Digital Audio

Presentation by Haitao Li of:
D. Pan, "A tutorial on MPEG/audio compression", IEEE Multimedia, 2(2):60-74, 1995. ([ppt])

Presentation by Xianta Jiang of:
S. Shlien, "Guide to MPEG-1 audio standard", IEEE Trans. on Broadcasting, 40(4):206-218, 1994. ([ppt])

Presentation by Amarjot Singh of:
D. Pan, "A tutorial on MPEG/audio compression", and S. Shlien, "Guide to MPEG-1 audio standard". ([ppt])