New Media

Semestr: Summer

Range: 2+2s


Credits: 4

Programme type: Undefined

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Multimedia: luxury or necessity, sound processing, CD-DA and optically re-writable media, errors, Reed-Salomon interleaved codes, data compression, exchangeable media of external memories (tapes, disks), recording, storing, and processing of image sequences, interface standards for new media, flash cards and PCMCIA, flat displays, image and sound on networks.


Modern optical media, tapes, modern interfaces, RSPC coding, Storage architectures SAN, NAS, acoustics and video signal compression, LPC.

Course syllabus:

1. New Media overview
2. Error detecting and correcting codes
3. DVD and rewritable optical media
4. Digitalization of audiosignals
5. Visual data storing devices
6. Data compression techniques and HW
7. Data storing tape devices
8. New media interface standardization
9. Camera storing media
10. Flat panels
11. Digital editing
12. Sound and image in the nets
13. Disc arrays, servers
14. Reserve

Seminar syllabus:

1. - 13. Individual hypertext research and WWW-page design
2. 14. Credit