Technical Program

The technical program includes the following four invited papers and 25 papers selected by the program committee.

Introduction - Monday, Feb. 22, 8:30-8:45am

Coding and Processing - Monday, Feb. 22, 8:45am-10:25am

  • 8:45am - Exploring NVIDIA-CUDA for video coding
    Aleksandar Colic; Hari Kalva; Borko Furth
  • 9:10am - Exploiting Multi-level Parallelism for Low-latency Activity Recognition in Streaming Video
    Mingyu Chen; Lily Mummert; Padmanabhan Pillai; Alexander Hauptmann; Rahul Sukthankar
  • 9:35am - Semi-automatic Registration of Videos for Improved Watermark Detection
    Philipp Schaber; Stephan Kopf; Niels Thorwirth; Wolfgang Effelsberg
  • 10:00am - Low Overhead Container Format for Adaptive Streaming
    Haakon Riiser; Pål Halvorsen; Carsten Griwodz; Dag Johansen

System Performance - Monday, Feb. 22, 10:45am-12:00pm

  • 10:45am - Empirical Evaluation of Latency-sensitive Application Performance in the Cloud
    Sean K Barker; Prashant Shenoy
  • 11:10am - Online Layered Learning for Cross-layer Optimization of Dynamic Multimedia Systems
    Nicholas Mastronarde; Mihaela van der Schaar
  • 11:35am - Storage Optimization for a Peer-to-Peer Video-on-Demand Network
    Jagadeesh M Dyaberi; Vijay S Pai

Wireless and Mobile - Monday, Feb. 22, 1:30pm-3:10pm

  • 1:30pm - A Credit-based Home Access Point (CHAP) to Improve Application Performance on IEEE 802.11 Networks
    Choong-Soo Lee; Mark Claypool; Robert Kinicki
  • 1:55pm - Multicast Scheduling for Scalable Video Streaming in Wireless Networks
    Vladimir Vukadinovic; Gyorgy Dan
  • 2:20pm - Modeling and Generation of AVC and SVC-TS Mobile Video Traces for Broadband Access Networks
    Abdel Karim Al Tamimi; Raj Jain; Chakchai So-In
  • 2:45pm - Video Streaming over Cooperative Wireless Networks
    Yi Liu; Mohamed Hefeeda

Scalability - Monday, Feb. 22, 3:30pm-5:10pm

  • 3:30pm - Achieving Viewing Time Scalability in Mobile Video Streaming Using Scalable Video Coding
    Cheng-Hsin Hsu; Mohamed Hefeeda
  • 3:55pm - Live Peer-to-Peer Streaming with Scalable Video Coding and Networking Coding
    Shabnam Mirshokraie; Mohamed Hefeeda
  • 4:20pm - Analysis of Peer-assisted Video-on-Demand Systems with Scalable Video Streams
    Kianoosh Mokhtarian; Mohamed Hefeeda
  • 4:45pm - Multi-Application Inter-Tile Synchronization on Ultra-High-Resolution Display Walls
    Sungwon Nam; Sachin Deshpande; Venkatram Vishwanath; Byungil Jeong; Luc Renambot; Jason Leigh

Streaming- Tuesday, Feb. 23, 8:30am-9:45am

  • 8:30am - An Evaluation of TCP-based Rate-Control Algorithms for Adaptive Internet Streaming of H.264/SVC
    Robert Kuschnig; Ingo Kofler; Hermann Hellwagner
  • 8:55am - Quality-Aware Segment Transmission Scheduling in Peer-to-Peer Streaming Systems
    Cheng-Hsin Hsu; Mohamed Hefeeda
  • 9:20am - Paceline: Latency Management through Adaptive Output
    Aiman M Erbad; Mahdi Tayarani Najaran; Charles Krasic

Invited Papers - Tuesday, Feb. 23, 10:00am-12:00pm

  • 10:00am - Latency Can Kill: Precision and Deadline in Online Games
    Mark Claypool, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • 10:30am - Extending Models of Conflict and Intent Dynamics in Narrative-Based Virtual Worlds
    R. Michael Young, North Carolina State University
  • 11:00am - Blending Games, Multimedia and Reality
    Chris Gauthier Dickey, University of Denver
  • 11:30am - Reconfigurable Video Coding - a Stream Programming Approach to the Specification of New Video Coding Standards
    Marco Mattavelli, EPFL

Search and Navigation - Tuesday, Feb. 23, 1:30pm-2:45pm

  • 1:30pm - Vector Model in Support of Versatile Georeferenced Video Search
    Seon Ho Kim; Sakire Arslan Ay; Byunggu Yu; Roger Zimmermann
  • 1:55pm - The Video Explorer: A Tool for Navigation and Searching within a Single Video based on Fast Content Analysis
    Klaus Schöffmann; Mario Taschwer; Laszlo Böszörmenyi
  • 2:20pm Supporting Zoomable Video Streams with Dynamic Region-of-Interest Cropping
    Khiem Ngo; Guntur Ravindra; Axel Carlier; Wei Tsang Ooi

Tele-immersion and Virtual Environments - Tuesday, Feb. 23, 3:00pm-4:40pm

  • 3:00pm - Adaptive Mixed Reality Stroke Rehabilitation: System Architecture and Evaluation Metrics
    Yinpeng Chen; Nicole Lehrer; Hari Sundaram; Thanassis Rikakis
  • 3:25pm - A Methodology for Remote Virtual Interaction in Teleimmersive Environments
    Ramanarayan Vasudevan; Edgar Lobaton; Gregorij Kurillo; Ruzena Bajcsy; Tony Bernardin; Bernd Hamann; Klara Nahrstedt
  • 3:50pm - UbiREMOTE: Framework for Remotely Controlling Networked Appliances through Interaction with 3D Virtual Space
    Kohta Kiyokawa; Shinya Yamamoto; Naoki Shibata; Keiichi Yasumoto; Minoru Ito
  • 4:15pm - Virtual Worlds Real Traffic: Interaction and Adaptation
    Alan Miller; Iain Oliver; Colin Allison