Paper accepted at DCC 2022: Keyframe Insertion in H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, and H.266/VVC

Paper accepted at DCC 2022: Keyframe Insertion in H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, and H.266/VVC

We are happy to announce that our paper titled “Keyframe Insertion for Random Access and Packet-Loss Repair in H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, and H.266/VVC” was accepted for presentation as a poster at… Read more

Funding granted for imec.icon 5G BROADCAST

Funding granted for imec.icon 5G BROADCAST

5G BROADCAST – Efficient software-defined adaptive video streaming leveraging 5G terrestrial broadcasting in combination with existing (mobile) over-the-top streaming Digital video broadcasting standards (e.g., DVB-T2) were created to enable linear… Read more

2021 IEEE Multimedia Prize Paper Award for SMoE Light Field Technology

2021 IEEE Multimedia Prize Paper Award for SMoE Light Field Technology

We’re happy and honored to announce that our light field technology paper “Steered Mixture-of-Experts for Light Field Images and Video: Representation and Coding” has been rewarded with the 2021 IEEE… Read more

Paper accepted in Electronics: Keyframe Insertion: Enabling Low-Latency Random Access and Packet Loss Repair

Paper accepted in Electronics: Keyframe Insertion: Enabling Low-Latency Random Access and Packet Loss Repair

From a video coding perspective, there are two challenges when performing live video distribution over error-prone networks, such as wireless networks, namely random access and packet loss repair. There is… Read more

Funding granted for imec.icon LIVE-G

Funding granted for imec.icon LIVE-G

LIVE-G – Low-latency Video over 5G Mobile connectivity is currently stepping into the fifth-generation wireless network (5G) wave. 5G technology promises significant improvements compared to its 3G/4G predecessors such as… Read more

Funding granted for Interdisciplinary Research Project on computer vision and intelligent mowing patterns to automate biodiversity management in grasslands

Funding granted for Interdisciplinary Research Project on computer vision and intelligent mowing patterns to automate biodiversity management in grasslands

This project aims to deliver a unique, novel and first-ever approach to incorporate AI-technology in order to contribute to the biodiversity in our nature. More specifically, automated biologically optimised mowing… Read more

Paper accepted in MTAP: Random Access Prediction Structures for Light Field Video Coding with MV-HEVC

Paper accepted in MTAP: Random Access Prediction Structures for Light Field Video Coding with MV-HEVC

Our article with the title “Random access prediction structures for light field video coding with MV-HEVC” was published in Multimedia Tools and Applications. The article focuses on exploring prediction structures… Read more

PhD: Towards Image-Based Virtual Reality using Kernel-Based Representations

PhD: Towards Image-Based Virtual Reality using Kernel-Based Representations

On April 28th, 2020, Ruben Verhack (IDLab-MEDIA) successfully defended his joint PhD in an entirely virtual setting. This joint PhD is a collaboration between the Communication Systems Lab, TU Berlin… Read more

PhD: Light Field Image and Video Coding for Immersive Media

PhD: Light Field Image and Video Coding for Immersive Media

Belgium declared a lockdown for the entire country as a result of the COVID-19 crisis on Wednesday (18 March), following the example of several European countries. A couple of hours… Read more

Paper Accepted at IEEE ICCE-Berlin 2019: Light Field Image Compression Using Versatile Video Coding (VVC)

Paper Accepted at IEEE ICCE-Berlin 2019: Light Field Image Compression Using Versatile Video Coding (VVC)

Our research paper on light field image compression using the upcoming video coding standard VVC (Versatile Video Coding) has been accepted for presentation at the IEEE International Conference on Consumer… Read more