Video Coding and Analytics

Video Coding

With the increased growth and ubiquitous presence of video data in our lives, the efficient coding, transport, processing and analysis of video signals are of growing importance.  The Video Coding & Analytics Department (VCA) addresses all aspects in the research fields of image and video coding, transport of multimedia data, embedded multimedia processing, data analysis as well as image and video understanding. A general introduction to video compression can be found here.

The department has contributed significantly to the entire development process of three generations of video coding standards including their major enhancement extensions: H.264/Advanced Video Coding (AVC), H.265/ MPEG High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) and Versatile Video Coding (VVC).



Technologies and Solutions

The department develops innovative solutions for you. Learn more about the range of our technologies and solutions.

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Research Groups

Five collaboratively oriented research groups focus on the different aspects of the scope of the department.

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Explore the current and finished projects Fraunhofer HHI has undertaken on behalf of its clients, who span industries worldwide and enterprises of all sizes as well as government entities.

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Journal papers, conference proceedings, talks and tutorials, standardization contributions and books. Find out about the publications of our scientists. 

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People and Contact

Your partner for contract research and product development: Get in contact with our scientists.

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