By Rui Jin, Ling Shao (auth.), Ling Shao, Caifeng Shan, Jiebo Luo, Minoru Etoh (eds.)

Consumer electronics (CE) units, offering multimedia leisure and allowing verbal exchange, became ubiquitous in way of life. a major problem for the fashionable CE is the layout of person interfaces for CE items that allow common interactions which are handy, intuitive and enjoyable. As many CE items are provided with microphones and cameras, the exploitation of either audio and visible details for interactive multimedia is a starting to be box of research.

Collecting jointly contributions from a world choice of specialists, together with major researchers in undefined, this distinct textual content offers the newest advances in purposes of multimedia interplay and person interfaces for buyer electronics. protecting problems with either multimedia content material research and human-machine interplay, the ebook examines quite a lot of strategies from desktop imaginative and prescient, laptop studying, audio and speech processing, communications, synthetic intelligence and media technology.

Topics and features:

  • Introduces novel computationally effective algorithms to extract semantically significant audio-visual events
  • Investigates modality allocation in clever multimodal presentation platforms, making an allowance for the cognitive affects of modality on human info processing
  • Provides an summary on gesture keep an eye on applied sciences for CE
  • Presents structures for common human-computer interplay, digital content material insertion, and human motion retrieval
  • Examines options for 3D face pose estimation, actual task reputation, and video precis caliber evaluation
  • Describes gains that represent the hot new release of CE and examines how net companies will be built-in for superior consumer experience

This e-book is an important source for researchers and practitioners from either academia and operating in parts of multimedia research, human-computer interplay and interactive person interfaces. Graduate scholars learning machine imaginative and prescient, trend reputation and multimedia also will locate it a important and an invaluable reference.

Dr. Ling Shao is a Senior Lecturer within the division of digital and electric Engineering on the college of Sheffield, united kingdom. Dr. Caifeng Shan is a Senior Scientist with Philips learn, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Dr. Jiebo Luo is a Senior vital Scientist with Kodak examine Laboratories in Rochester, big apple, united states. Dr. Minoru Etoh is coping with Director of the carrier & answer improvement division of NTT DOCOMO, Yokosuka, Japan.

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