Course Name: 

Multimedia Systems Development (IT704)


M.Tech (IT)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-2) 4


Fundamental Concepts of Multimedia and Hypermedia; Media and Data Streams; Sound/Audio, Images/Graphics, Video and Animation, File Formats; Multimedia Compression Algorithms; Multimedia Networking: Multicasting, Quality of Service, Multimedia over IP; Interactive Multimedia Systems: Touch, Gesture, Marking, Speech and Audition, Virtual Humans: Overview of Virtual Humans, Face Cloning & Face Motion Capture and Analysis and Recent Research Trends.


Ze-Nian Li and Mark S. Drew, Fundamentals of Multimedia, Pearson Education, 2004.
N Magnenat-Thalmann and D Thalmann, Handbook of Virtual Humans, Wiley, 2004.
Steinmetz R and Nahrstedt K, Multimedia Systems, Springer-Verlag, 2004.
Yue-Ling Wong, Digital Media Primer, Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2009.
Fred Halsall and James F. Kurose, Multimedia Communications: Applications, Networks, Protocols & Standards, Pearson, 2004.


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