Daniel McEnnis

Masters Student in Music Technology at McGill Univeristy


Past Projects

proof command
collaborative filtering
Java OSC server
Current Research
Annotated Bibliography
Digital Library Comparsions
Development Blog
System Administration
bit-for-bit backups
Restoring a System
Network Speed Tests
MUMT 611 Links
Meldex Presentation
MPEG1 Presentation
Timbre Presentation
FeatureExtraction Project

MPEG Presentation

Presentation Document in pdf

Annotated Bibliography

  • Pan, D. 1995. A tutorial on MPEG/audio compression. Multimedia, IEEE. 2(2):60-74.
    • Exteremely thurough overview of the mpeg1 audio formats.
  • Rothweiler, J. H. 1983. Polyphase quadrature filters - a new subband coding technique. IEEE International Conference on ICASSP. 8:1230-1238.

    • Provides additional information about the implementatio of filter banks at the first stage of encoding and last stage of decoding
  • Nussbaumer, H. J., and M. Vetterli. 1984. Computationally efficient qmf filter banks. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing 9:437-440.
    • more info about the quadraphase filter banks used first in the encoder and last in the decoder.
  • Brandenburg, K., and H. Popp. 2000. An introduction to MPEG layer-3. EBU Technical Review. June 1-15.
    • Good source for historical information on the MPEG standard
  • Pan, D. 1993. Digital audio compression. Digital Technical Journal. 5(2):1-14.
    • A great deal of overlap with the tutorial. Some expanded info on joint stereo encoding
  • mp3licensing.com, mp3licensing.com - patent portfolio, Thomson, http://www.mp3licensing.com/index.html.
    • Holder company administering all the patents that encumbre mp3 encoders and decoders. Contains information on the patents