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Advanced Video Communications over Wireless Networks

Edited by Ce Zhu, Yuenan Li

CRC Press – 2013 – 512 pages

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    978-1-43-987998-6
    January 6th 2013

Description

Wireless video communications encompass a broad range of issues and opportunities that serve as the catalyst for technical innovations. To disseminate the most recent advances in this challenging yet exciting field, Advanced Video Communications over Wireless Networks provides an in-depth look at the fundamentals, recent technical achievements, challenges, and emerging trends in mobile and wireless video communications.

The editors have carefully selected a panel of researchers with expertise in diverse aspects of wireless video communication to cover a wide spectrum of topics, including the underlying theoretical fundamentals associated with wireless video communications, the transmission schemes tailored to mobile and wireless networks, quality metrics, the architectures of practical systems, as well as some novel directions. They address future directions, including Quality-of-Experience in wireless video communications, video communications over future networks, and 3D video communications.

The book presents a collection of tutorials, surveys, and original contributions, providing an up-to-date, accessible reference for further development of research and applications in mobile and wireless video communication systems. The range of coverage and depth of expertise make this book the go-to resource for facing current and future challenges in this field.

Contents

Fundamentals of Mobile and Wireless Video Communications

Fundamentals of video coding

State-of-the-art video coding

Multiple description coding

Distributed video coding

Energy management of video coding

Power constraint video coding

R-D analysis and modeling

Relationship between power consumption and R-D performance

Rate control for wireless video communication

Introduction of wireless/mobile networks

Network coding for video communications

Joint source network coding

Game theoretic models for video communications

Wireless Video Communications: When Video Coding Meets Mobile and Wireless Networks

Multiple access for wireless video

Network-adaptive video communications

Video adaption for wireless communications

Video streaming over cognitive radio networks

Wireless P2P video streaming

Wireless video protocols and standards

Retransmission techniques for wireless video communications

Congestion control and traffic engineering for wireless video communications

Cross-layer design and optimization techniques for wireless video communications

Network technologies for emerging broadband multimedia services

Cloud/Grid-based content management and delivery

Multimedia in femtocells

Distributed multimedia networking

Green multimedia networking

Multimedia over future networks

Quality-of-Experience in Mobile and Wireless Video Communications

Metrics of Quality-of-Experience

Modeling of Quality-of-Experience in mobile and wireless video communications

Subjective testing methodologies of Quality-of-Experience

Quality-of-Experience support for video delivery over mobile and wireless networks

Quality-of-Experience based resource management

Quality-of-Experience feedback

Quality-of-Experience versus Quality-of-Service

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