Department of Computer Science, National Chiao-Tung University

IOE5078 (5224) Standards-based Multimedia Systems: Design and Implementation

Ÿ   Time of Offering: Fall Term, 2014

Ÿ   Level: The CS undergraduates and graduate students

Ÿ   Course Instructor

­         Wen-Hsiao Peng (彭文孝), Ph.D

­         E-mail:

­         Office: EC431 (工三館 431)

­         Phone: 56625

­         Lab: Multimedia Architecture and Processing Laboratory (MAPL)

­         URL:

Ÿ   Teaching Assistant

­         Chun-Chi Chen (陳俊吉

­         Room: ES704 (電子資訊大樓)

­         Phone: 59267

Ÿ   Course Homepage


Ÿ   Lecture

­         The course meets on Tuesdays from 10:10am to 12:00am (2CD) and Thursdays from 15:40pm to 16:30pm (4G), in ED102.

Ÿ   Course Outline


Standards organization
Development process

Video Coding Concepts 

Capture & representation
Entropy coding

Video Compression Standards 

AVC (a.k.a H.264)
HEVC (a.k.a. H.265)
Reading the specification

Video Codec Implementation on Multi-core Architectures 

Multicore architecture, profiling, data parallelism
Case study

Video Codec ASICs 

Case study
(To participate lectures)

Basics of Visual Search  

Gloabl image representation
Local feature representation
Local features: detection and description
Matching local features
Geometric verification of matched features

MPEG-7 Compact Descriptors for Visual Search (CDVS) 

System pipeline


CDVS and Augumented Reality (AR)
SIFT Extraction with GPUs

Ÿ   Text Books

­         ISO/IEC FDIS 23008-2, MPEG-H (High Efficiency Coding and Media Delivery in Heterogeneous Environments) Part 2: High Efficiency Video Coding

­         ISO/IEC 14496-10:2012, MPEG-4 (Coding of Audio-Visual Objects) Part 10: Advanced Video Coding

­         ISO/IEC WD 15938-13, MPEG-7 (Multimedia Content Description Interface) Part 13: Compact Descriptors for Visual Search

­         Lecture Notes

Ÿ   Reference

­         MPEG活動相關網站

Ÿ   Grading Policy

labs 60% and final project 40% (可能變動)

Ÿ   Office Hours

­         Tuesdays/Thursdays after classes in ED102.

­         Other time slots are also possible by appointments beforehand.

Ÿ   Miscellaneous

­         10/16~10/30 - attending the MPEG Meeting, Strasbourg, France, and the International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Paris, France.

­         12/09~12/12attending 2014 the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA), Siem Reap, city of Angkor Wat, Cambodia.