MPEG Handbook, Second Edition

This edition of the complete, professional "bible" on all aspects of audio and video compression covers the use of MPEG technology, including the MPEG-4 standard and H-264. It is both a theoretical and practical treatment on the subject, including comprehensive coverage of the main and latest standards -- MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H-264 -- as well as enabling technologies such as interpolation, motion estimation and transforms. This book is essential reading for those involved with the delivery of compressed audio, video, graphics and interactive capability over the Internet and broadband networks.