• An adaptive non-polling HCCA mechanism for streaming video QOS in IEEE 802.11E network 

    Lin, Szchyuan (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    Deployment of wireless networks has risen rapidly in the last decade thanks to their convenience and flexibility. Meanwhile, multimedia service has grown to be the main part of the network traffic. As a result, Quality of ...
  • Building hybrid multicast by combining IP and application layers 

    Lobzhanidze, Aleksandre (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    This work presents new multicasting algorithm called Hybrid Multicast (HM). HM is a software solution that implements the integration between ALM and IP Multicast. The proposed solution always tries to use IP Multicast ...
  • Decoder-learning based distributed source coding for high-efficiency, low-cost and secure multimedia communications 

    Liu, Wei (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    Conventional multimedia compression leverages the source statistics at the encoder side. This is not suitable for some emerging applications such as wireless sensor networks, where the encoders usually have limited ...
  • Geo-tagging and privacy-preservation in mobile cloud computing 

    Wang, Qia, 1985- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    With the emerge of the cloud computing service and the explosive growth of the mobile devices and applications, mobile computing technologies and cloud computing technologies have been drawing significant attentions. Mobile ...
  • LIDAR data classification and compression 

    Li, Xiaoling (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    Airborne Laser Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) data has a wide range of applications in agriculture, archaeology, biology, geology, meteorology, military and transportation, etc. LIDAR data consumes hundreds of gigabytes in ...
  • On cross-domain social semantic learning 

    Deb Roy, Suman (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    Approximately 2.4 billion people are now connected to the Internet, generating massive amounts of data through laptops, mobile phones, sensors and other electronic devices or gadgets. Not surprisingly then, ninety percent ...
  • Streaming video using cooperative networking 

    Zhu, Yingnan, 1978- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    The main objective of this dissertation is to improve the overall video streaming performance in various networking environments, such as IP-multicast in wired network and wireless mesh networks (WMNs), using cooperation ...
  • Video adaptation for IPTV applications 

    Dong, Lina, 1980- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    In recent years, with the growing popularity of inter-networking and digital video, there arises a trend of delivering television services using the Internet Protocol, (a.k.a. IPTV). Unlike in conventional television, where ...