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Visual perception of content-prioritised sign language video quality.
Video communication systems currently provide poor quality and performance for deaf people using sign language, particularly at low bit rates. Our previous work, involving eye movement tracking experiments and analysis ...
Video telephony for the deaf : analysis and development of an optimised video compression product.
The multimedia capability of video telephony and video conferencing systems has many applications and benefits. This paper describes research and development that aims to optimise video compression systems for a specific ...
Where in the world: a study of user preferences as to virtual environments for information access.
(Robert Gordon University, 2007-06)
Gaze tracking and its application to video coding for sign language.
Sign language communication via videotelephone has demanding visual quality requirements. In order to optimise video coding for sign language it is necessary to quantify the importance of areas of the video scene. Eye ...
Information and library studies on a virtual campus.
In September 2000, the School of Information and Media at the Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen began delivery of its Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)/Master of Science (MSc) course in Information and Library Studies ...
Citizenship information research at the School of Information and Media.
(Robert Gordon University, 2000-11-16)
Discusses recent and current research into citizenship information needs at the School of Information and Media, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen. Reviews the most important results from two large-scale, nation-wide ...
The best-laid schemes: the provision and accessibility of government consultation information in the UK.
(Robert Gordon University, 2009-06-22)
This conference paper presented the main results of a study that examined the provision and accessibility of information relating to Scottish Government public consultation exercises. It discussed the accessibility and ...
The use of the Internet by political parties and candidates in the 2007 Scottish Parliament election.
(Robert Gordon University, 2007-06-25)
This paper reports the results of a study which investigated the use of the Internet by political parties and individual candidates as part of their campaigns for election to the Scottish Parliament in 2007. This was a ...
Glass ceilings and velvet ghettos? Women in the Scottish media and communication industries.
(MeCCSA and AMPE (ORGANISERS), 2006-01-13)
This paper reports the results to date of a research project, funded by the European Social Fund and currently in its second year, which is investigating the existence of any barriers facing women in the Scottish media and ...