Rate-adaptive selective segment assignment for reliable wireless video transmission

Sajid Nazir, Dejan Vukobratovic, Vladimir Stankovic, Ivan Andonovic

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    A reliable video communication system is proposed based on data partitioning feature of H.264/AVC, used to create a layered stream, and LT codes for erasure protection. The proposed scheme termed rate adaptive selective segment assignment (RASSA) is an adaptive low-complexity solution to varying channel conditions. The comparison of the results of the proposed scheme is also provided for slice-partitioned H.264/AVC data. Simulation results show competitiveness of the proposed scheme compared to optimized unequal and equal error protection solutions. The simulation results also demonstrate that a high visual quality video transmission can be maintained despite the adverse effect of varying channel conditions and the number of decoding failures can be reduced
    Original languageEnglish
    Article number160521
    Pages (from-to)1-9
    Number of pages9
    JournalInternational Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2012


    • video transmission
    • data partitioning

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Computer Science(all)


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