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Overview of the MPEG-7 Standard and of Future Challenges for Visual Information Analysis

EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing20022002:353126

DOI: 10.1155/S1110865702000781

Received: 31 July 2001

Published: 30 April 2002

Abstract

This paper presents an overview of the MPEG- https://static-content.springer.com/image/art%3A10.1155%2FS1110865702000781/MediaObjects/13634_2001_Article_829_IEq1_HTML.gif standard: the Multimedia Content Description Interface. It focuses on visual information description including low-level visual Descriptors and Segment Description Schemes. The paper also discusses some challenges in visual information analysis that will have to be faced in the future to allow efficient MPEG- https://static-content.springer.com/image/art%3A10.1155%2FS1110865702000781/MediaObjects/13634_2001_Article_829_IEq2_HTML.gif -based applications.

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Copyright

© Salembier 2002