5. Advanced Video Coding (AVC)/H.264 Standard

  1. Dr. Haohong Wang B.S., M.Eng., M.S., Ph.D. Senior System Architect Manager inventor Associate Editor-in-Chief Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor Guest Editor Technical Program Chair General Chair Founding Steering Committee Chair elected member1,
  2. Dr. Lisimachos P. Kondi diploma in electrical engineering, M.S., Ph.D. Assistant Professor Associate Editor2,
  3. Dr. Ajay Luthra B.E. (Hons), M.Tech., Ph.D. Senior Engineer manager Director Senior Director active member associate rapporteur Head of Delegates Associate Editor Guest Editor guest speaker3 and
  4. Dr. Song Ci B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Assistant Professor telecommunications engineer R&D Engineer founding director Associate Editor Guest Editor session Chair reviewer Vice Chair Senior Member Member4

Published Online: 17 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470745168.ch5

4G Wireless Video Communications

4G Wireless Video Communications

How to Cite

Wang, H., Kondi, L. P., Luthra, A. and Ci, S. (2009) Advanced Video Coding (AVC)/H.264 Standard, in 4G Wireless Video Communications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470745168.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    Marvell Semiconductors, USA

  2. 2

    University of Ioannina, Greece

  3. 3

    Motorola, USA

  4. 4

    University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dr. Xuemin (Sherman) Shen B.Sc, M.Sc., Ph.D.5 and
  2. Dr. Yi Pan B.Eng., M.Eng., Ph.D.6

Series Editor Information

  1. 5

    University of Waterloo, Canada

  2. 6

    Georgia State University, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470773079

Online ISBN: 9780470745168

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Keywords:

  • advanced video coding (AVC)/H.264 standard;
  • AVC/H.264 coding algorithm;
  • AVC encoder structure;
  • multiple reference pictures;
  • decoding order for MB AFF frame;
  • CAVLC (context adaptive VLC);
  • MV prediction in direct mode;
  • NAL unit format;
  • Sequence Parameter Sets (SPS) and Picture Parameter Sets (PPS)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Digital Video Compression Standards

  • AVC/H.264 Coding Algorithm

  • References