Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
the research laboratory of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Margaret H. Pinson; Lucjan Janowski; Zdzislaw Papir

Abstract: This article describes how to perform a video quality subjective test. For companies, these tests can greatly facilitate video product development; for universities, removing perceived barriers to conducting such tests allows expanded research opportunities. This tutorial assumes no prior knowledge and focuses on proven techniques.

Keywords: subjective testing; video quality assessment; video signal processing; quality of experience (QoE)


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