93103 - Project Work in Multimedia Data Management M

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Quality education Industry, innovation and infrastructure Sustainable cities

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course, the student is able to apply the knowledge acquired in Multimedia data management M in order to carry out autonomously a project focusing on a topic agreed upon with the teacher.

Course contents

A scientific paper is usually considered as the base for the development of a new multimedia data management algorithm and/or infrastructure and/or service.


Scientific papers provided by the teacher.

Teaching methods

The topic of the project can be proposed either by the teacher and the student; with periodical meetings the development stages are verified by the teacher.

Assessment methods

Power point presentation and project demo.

Teaching tools

  • Open source Multimedia libraries and architectures.
  • Multimedia software frameworks, such as, for example, Windsurf [http://www-db.disi.unibo.it/Windsurf/], for the management of image collections, and Shiatsu [http://www-db.disi.unibo.it/Shiatsu/], for the management of video databases, developed within the MultiMedia DataBase Group [http://www-db.disi.unibo.it/MMDBGroup/] .
  • Augmented reality environments for the development of immersive 3D applications.

Links to further information


Office hours

See the website of Ilaria Bartolini