Guest Editors' Introduction

  title={Guest Editors' Introduction},
  author={Gerald Friedland and Shu‐Ching Chen},
  journal={Int. J. Semantic Comput.},
Recent advances in storage, hardware, information technology, communication and networking have resulted in a large amount of multimedia data. It is estimated that multimedia data including image, video, and audio accounts for 60% of Internet tra±c, 70% of mobile phone tra±c, and 70% of all available unstructured data [1]. Multimedia data have increasingly become a valuable source for insight and information in applications ranging from business forecasting, healthcare, to science and hi-tech… 



Special Issue on Multimedia Semantic Computing

This goal of this special issue is to show some of the state-of-the-art research in the area of multimedia semantic computing, discussing the current research on semanticbased multimedia systems, presenting theoretic framework and practical implementations, and identifying challenges and open issues in multimedia semantic modeling and integration.

Semantic Computing

  • P. Sheu
  • Computer Science
    Intelligent Information Processing
  • 2008
Semantic Computing is ideal for industrial managers, researchers, and engineers seeking to design the next generation of computing systems in order to better meet user needs and is recommended as a textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate-level semantic computing courses.