Andreas Kah-Oberländer

Andreas Kah-Oberländer

Postal Address:

Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden


Unter den Eichen 5
65195 Wiesbaden

Andreas Kah completed his bachelor's degree in media technology at RheinMain University in 2016 with a thesis at the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT). He successfully completed the subsequent master's program in Media & Communications Technology at RheinMain University in mid-2018 with a master's thesis on video encoding. He is currently employed as a research assistant in the BMBF-funded research project VidUX, which aims to improve the user experience in video streaming. He focuses on the development of algorithms in the context of adaptive video streaming.

Conference papers

  • Andreas Kah, Maurice Klein, Christoph Burgmair, Markus Rasokat, Wolfgang Ruppel, and Matthias Narroschke
    "An algorithm for a quality-optimized bit rate ladder generation for video streaming services using a neural network",
    Proc. SPIE 12226, Applications of Digital Image Processing XLV, 1222611 (3 October 2022);; (pdf).
  • Andreas Kah, Christopher Friedrich, Thomas Rusert, Christoph Burgmair, Wolfgang Ruppel, and Matthias Narroschke
    "Fundamental relationships between subjective quality, user acceptance, and the VMAF metric for a quality-based bit-rate ladder design for over-the-top video streaming services",
    Proc. SPIE 11842, Applications of Digital Image Processing XLIV, 118420Z (1 August 2021);; (pdf, Presentation). 
  • Andreas Kah and Matthias Narroschke
    "Local Optical Flow Considering Object Boundaries by Adaptive Window Positioning",
    2019 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2019, pp. 1612-1617;; (Poster).



  • 29. FKTG Fachtagung (26 October 2022, Erfurt)
  • 72. Sitzung der ITG Fachgruppe “Signalverarbeitung und Maschinelles Lernen” (15 October 2021, Online)
  • ITG Fachausschusses „Bildkommunikation und Bildverarbeitung“ (31 January 2020, Munich)
  • Wiesbadener Mediensymposium 2019 (19 March 2019, Wiesbaden)