Cedar Wingate

MUMT 621

Professor Ichiro Fujinaga




Slide Presentation I: MPEG-4







Bouthililier, Larry. "The MPEG Video Standards – from 1 to 21." Streaming Media. http://www.streamingmedia.com/article.asp?id=8569&page=3&c=7 (accessed September 22, 2009).

            A run through of the history of different MPEG formats from MPEG-1 through MPEG-21


Doom9 Forum contributors. "MP4 FAQ." Doom9Ős Forum. http://forum.doom9.org/showthread.php?s=&threadid=62723 (accessed September 22, 2009).

            Frequently asked questions page on a forum that explains MPEG-4.


Jacobs, Stephen. "Start at the beginning: An MPEG Timeline." Streaming Media, http://www.streamingmedia.com/article.asp?id=7472 (accessed September 22, 2009).

            Brief timeline of MPEG history.


Koenen, Rob. "Overview of the MPEG-4 Standard."  International Organisation for Standardisation. http://www.chiariglione.org/mpeg/standards/mpeg-4/mpeg-4.htm (accessed September 22, 2009)

            ISO overview of the MPEG-4 standard.  This page is referenced by just about every other page I looked at.


MPEG-4 Industry Forum contributor. "MPEG-4 – The Media Standard." MPEG-4 Industry Forum, http://www.m4if.org/public/documents/vault/m4-out-20027.pdf (accessed September 22, 2009)

            A good PDF introduction to the MPEG-4 format provided by the MPEG-4 Industry Forum.


MPEG-4 Industry Forum contributor. "What is MPEG-4?" MPEG Industry Forum. http://www.mpegif.org/mpeg4/ (accessed September 22, 2009)

            MPEG-4 Industry Forum description of the MPEG-4 format.  The first paragraph is much quoted on many pages.


Wikipedia contributors. "MPEG-4." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MPEG-4 (accessed September 22, 2009).

            Wikipedia page on MPEG-4.  In particular, the list of parts of the format is more up to date than the ISO page.


Wikipedia contributors. "H.264/MPEG-4 AVC." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H.264/MPEG-4_AVC (accessed September 22, 2009).

            Wikipedia page on MPEG-4 version 10, the audio codec used for high definition DVD formats and iTunes Store videos.


Zoia, Giorgio. "MPEG Technologies: Structured Audio."  International Organisation for Standardisation. http://www.chiariglione.org/mpeg/technologies/mp04-sa/index.htm (accessed September 22, 2009)

            ISO overview of MPEG Structured Audio.  This is the another document that is heavily referenced.