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dc.contributor.authorYao, Weien
dc.contributor.authorChau, Lap-Puien
dc.contributor.authorRahardja, Susantoen
dc.identifier.citationYao, W., Chau, L. P., & Rahardja, S. (2012). Joint rate allocation for statistical multiplexing in video broadcast applications. IEEE transactions on broadcasting, 58(3), 417-427.en
dc.description.abstractThis paper proposes a new joint rate allocation scheme for statistical multiplexing of multiprogram video coding in broadcast systems. The scheme is based on a scalable video coding (SVC) platform that does not require computationally expensive re-encoding or transcoding to adjust the bit-rate of each video signal. A new complexity measure that incorporates the characteristics of Human Visual System (HVS) is first introduced in the look-ahead approach. The bit-rate for base layer coding is thus more efficiently distributed among videos according to their relative complexities. A piecewise linear model is used to estimate the rate-distortion relationship in SVC enhancement layers. Based on the model, we develop a joint rate allocation scheme to dynamically allocate the available bandwidth by taking into consideration both inter-program fairness and intra-program smoothness constraints. Experiments have been carried out to compare the performance of existing methods with our proposed scheme. Results demonstrate that the proposed scheme achieves a fine balance in picture quality across all statistical multiplexed videos as well as within each video.en
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIEEE transactions on broadcastingen
dc.subjectDRNTU::Engineering::Electrical and electronic engineering::Electronic systems::Signal processingen
dc.titleJoint rate allocation for statistical multiplexing in video broadcast applicationsen
dc.typeJournal Articleen
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Electrical and Electronic Engineeringen
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