Book Chapters

B22.   Yen, N.Y.; Shih, T.K.; Jin, Q.; Hsu, H.H.; “Mashup of E-Learning Services: Emerging Technologies and Practices,” in Intelligent Learning Systems and Advancements in Computer-Aided Instruction: Emerging Studies, IGI Publisher (in press).

B21.   N. Y. Yen, Q. Jin, H. Ogata, T. K. Shih, Y. Yano, “Pervasive Learning Tools and Technologies,” in Pervasive Computing and Networking, published by John Wiley & Sons Limited, 2011.

B20.   Han-Bin Chang, Hsuan-Pu Chang, Hui-Huang Hsu, Louis R. Chao, and Timothy K. Shih, “Real-Time Recording and Updating of Personal Journeys via Ubiquitous Computing Technologies,” Ubiquitous Multimedia Computing, Qing Li and Timothy K. Shih, Editors, the Taylor and Francis Group LLC, USA, 2009.

B19.   Timothy K. Shih, Jason C. Hung, Jianhua Ma, and Qun Jin, “A Survey of Distance Education Challenges and Technologies,” in Advanced Topics in Distance Education Technologies, the Idea Group Publishing, USA, 2006.

B18.    Timothy K. Shih, Qing Li, and Jason C. Hung, “Future Directions of Multimedia Technologies in e-Learning,” in Advanced Topics in Distance Education Technologies, the Idea Group Publishing, USA, 2006.

B17.    Timothy K. Shih, Rong-Chi Chang, Su-Mei Chou, Yu-Ping Chen, and Huan-Chi Huang, “Digital Inpainting,” in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2005.

B16.    Timothy K. Shih, “The Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM),”(short article) in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2005.

B15.    Hun-Hui Hsu, Yi-Chun Liao, Yi-Jen Liu, and Timothy K. Shih, “Video Presentation Management,” in Video Data Management and Information Retrieval, Idea Group Publishing, USA, 2004

B14.    Chuan-Feng Chiu and Timothy K. Shih, “A Negotiation Agent System in E-Commerce,” in Social and  Cognitive Impacts of E-Commerce on Modern Organizations, Idea Group Publishing, USA, 2004.

B13.    Timothy K. Shih, Ying-Hong Wang, and Yung-Hui Chen, “A VR-Based Virtual Agent System,” in the Designing Distributed Learning Environments With Intelligent Software Agents, pp. 273 – 298, the Idea Group Publishing, the Information Science Publishing, Fuhua Oscar Lin, Editor, USA, 2004.

B12.    Timothy K. Shih and Won Kim, “Future Research Directions for the Intelligent Virtual World,” in the Intelligent Virtual World: Technogies and Application in Distributed Virtual Environment, Timothy K. Shih and Paul P. Wang, Editors, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., pp. 377 – 390, to appear in 2004.

B11.    Ching-Sheng Wang and Timothy K. Shih, “An Efficient Content-based Retrieval System for Large Image Database, in the Multimedia Systems and Content-based Image Retrieval, pp. 249 – 276, Sagarmay Deb, Editor, the Idea Group Publishing, USA, 2004.

B10.    Timothy K. Shih, “Multimedia Database Systems in Education, Training, and Product Demonstration”,  in Database and Data Communication Network Systems: Techniques and Applications, Volume 2 , pp. 327 – 366, Cornelius Leondes, Editor, Academic Press, 2002.

B9.      Huan-Chao Keh, Timothy K. Shih, Lawrence Y. Deng and Teh-Sheng Huang, “Distributed Multimedia Presentation with Floor Control Mechanisms in a Distance Learning System,” in the Enabling Society with Information Technology, pp. 306 – 315, Q. Jin, J.Li, N.Zhang, J.Cheng, C.Yu and S.Noguchi, Editors, Springer-Verlag, 2002.

B8.     Timothy K. Shih, “A Layered Multimedia Presentation Database for Distance Learning,” in the Multimedia Networking: Technology, Management and Applications, pp. 151 – 171, Syed Mahbubur Rahman, Editor, Idea Group Publishing, to be published in 2002.

B7.     Chin-Chen Chang, Yi-Ping Hung, Timothy K. Shih, and Ren-Junn Hwang, “Future Multimedia Databases and Research Directions,” in the Distributed Multimedia Databases: Techniques and Applications, pp. 352 – 361, the Idea Group Publishing, USA, to appear in 2002.

B6.     Timothy K. Shih, “Distributed Multimedia Databases”, in the Distributed Multimedia Databases: Techniques & Applications, pp. 2 – 12, the Idea Group Publishing, USA, to appear in 2002.

B5.     S. K. Chang and Timothy K. Shih, “Multimedia Software Engineering,” in the Handbook of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 2., pp. 1 – 19, S K Chang Editors, to be published in 2001.

B4.     Timothy K. Shih, Anthony Y. Chang and Yule-Chyun Lin, “The Algebra of Spatio-Temporal Intervals,” in the Information Networking in Asia, pp. 251 – 260, Hiroaki Higaki, Yoshitaka Shibata, and Makoto Takizawa, Editors, Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 2001.

B3.     Timothy K. Shih, “A Mobile Agent Computation Model for Best Buy Searching,” in the Electronic Commerce: Opportunities and Challenges, pp. 303 – 320, Syed Mahbubur Rahman, and Mahesh S. Raisinghani Editors, Idea Group Publishing, to be published in 2000.

B2.     Timothy K. Shih, Anthony Y. Chang and Jason C. Hung, “Multimedia Abstract Machine,” in the Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology, pp. 199 – 224, Allen Kent and James G. Williams, Executive Editors, Carolyn M.Hall, Administrative Editors,Marcel Dekker, Inc., Volume 45, Supplement 30, New York, to be published in 2000.

B1.     Timothy K. Shih, Huan-Chao Keh and Jason C. Hung “An Architecture for the Structured Analysis and Design of Participator Dependent Multimedia Presentations,” in the Advances in Distributed Multimedia Systems, pp. 171 – 188, S. K. Chang, T. Znati and S. Vuong, Editors, World Scientific Publisher, to be published in 1999.