MSc in Image & Video Communications and Signal Processing
Study on the MSc in Image and Video Communications and Signal Processing and join our recent graduates working in visual analytics, designing audiovisual streaming methods or developing new broadcast technologies.
Over the duration of the programme you'll be taught by experts in the field of image & video communications and signal processing, such as:
Professor Dave Bull
Image and Video Coding
Dr Naim Dahnoun
Digital Signal Processing Systems
Dr Angela Doufexi
Professor Ioannis Pitas
Engineering Research Skills
On this programme you'll have the opportunity to work on fascinating and wide-ranging projects.
Below is an example project proposal from the 2015/16 year:
Visual Attention and Objective Video Quality Metrics
Supervised by: Dr. Dimitris Agrafiotis
The aim of this project was to examine the performance of reduced reference (RR) objective video quality metric when integrated with visual attention (VA) information.
The MSc in Image & Video Communications and Signal Processing programme will give you access to state-of-the-art facilities at the University:
Toshiba's Telecommunications Research Laboratory (TRL)
The Telecommunications Research Laboratory (TRL) is at the cutting-edge of research into technologies including next generation wireless networking, reconfigurable device architectures and 'smart' systems for energy, mobile and medical applications. Around 10-15 students will have the opportunity to work on a research project at this facility.
Visual information laboratory
The visual information laboratory is a comprehensive video and image processing facility based in the engineering department as part of the Bristol Vision Institute research group. Read more about the lab's facilities.
The programme director is Professor Martin Cryan from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
This programme is CEng accredited and fulfils the educational requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer when presented with a CEng accredited Bachelors programme.