Multimedia Research and Applications

October–December 2015

IEEE MultiMedia magazine cover

This special issue is a collaboration between the 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2014) and IEEE MultiMedia. For over a decade, ISM has been an internationally renowned forum for researchers and practitioners to develop solutions and exchange ideas in emerging multimedia research and applications. The articles in this issue are extended versions of the top ISM 2014 papers on multimedia research. Read article »

About IEEE MultiMedia

IEEE MultiMedia covers multiple media types, used harmoniously together in creating new experiences in areas such as image processing, video processing, audio analysis, text retrieval and understanding, data mining and analysis, and data fusion.

Articles from IEEE MultiMedia

Cross-Platform Social Event Detection

Establishing Best Papers for IEEE MultiMedia

Because social events appear online in the form of images, videos, and textual comments, researchers are developing ways to gather all the metadata related to these events and link them across sharing platforms. Read full article »

Experiments with Distributed Theatre

Experiments with Distributed Theatre

One play, performed by actors at separate locations. The cast was able to collaborate, and both in-person and online audiences were able to attend in real time thanks to the integration of some very ingenious tech. Read full article »


Best Paper Awards

IEEE MultiMedia is establishing the Best Paper Awards. More information »

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Yong Rui

Editor in Chief Yong Rui shares his plans for IEEE MultiMedia

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