IEEE Signal Processing Society

2001 Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing

October 3-5, 2001, Cannes, FRANCE

Call for Papers

Call for Papers
Prospective authors are invited to submit full papers of no more than 6 pages in camera-ready form. Accepted papers will be published in the Workshop Proceedings (paper and CD-ROM) and will be distributed at the workshop.

Papers are solicited for, but not limited to, the following general areas:

  1. Multimedia Processing: Compression for Multimedia (Audio, Video, Speech, etc.), Integration of Media, Joint Audio-Video Processing.
  2. Multimedia Databases: Watermarking, Indexing, Retrieval and Archiving, Authoring and Editing, Digital Library, Content Preparation and Presentation.
  3. Multimedia System Design and Implementation: Parallel Architecture, ASIC Design, Software and Hardware Design, System Integration, Signal Acquisition.
  4. Multimodal Human-Machine Interface and Perception: Content Recognition/Analysis/Synthesis, Speech Recognition and Synthesis, Audio/Music Signal Processing and Synthesis, Multimodal Interaction (Speech, Image, and Video), Audiovisual Perception Quality and Human Factors, Agents, Avatars and Talking Heads.
  5. Multimedia Networking and Communications: Equalization and Synchronization, Transport Protocols, QoS Control, Error Concealment and Loss Recovery, Rate Control and Hierarchical Coding, Wireless Communication.
  6. Multimedia Applications: WWW and Hypermedia, Videoconferencing and Collaboration Environments, Education and Distant Learning, Telemedicine, Home-shopping, Gaming and Virtual Reality, SDTV, HDTV, SHDTV and Video on Demand.
  7. Standards and Related Issues: ITU-T Standards for Audiovisual Communication, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MPEG-7, MHEG, DAVIC, ATM Forum, HTML, VRML, and others. Compressed Domain Processing.
Submission Schedule
        Full paper submission received by:  March 23, 2001 
        Notification of acceptance:  May 25, 2001 
        Revised camera-ready papers received by:  July 2, 2001 
        Advanced registration before:  August 13, 2001 
Submission Instructions
Technical Demo - Submission Guidelines
Prospective authors are invited to submit proposals for demonstrations. Please contact the Demo Sessions Chair by April 28, 2001.
Christine Guillemot,
Tutorials and Special Sessions
Please contact the Special Sessions and Tutorials Chair by January 27, 2001.
Ahmed H. TEWFIK,

Related links to previous MMSP workshops and other announcements of the IEEE Multimedia Signal Processing Technical Committee can be found here.

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