Sensory Experience Dataset

Author: Alpen-Adria-Universit├Ąt Klagenfurt

Partner: Yes

Contact: Information for the database may be obtained by contacting Christian Timmerer (




Total: 76


Video Sequences enriched with Sensory Effects, 76 Video Sequences from 5 Genres, 38 Action 12 Documentary, 8 Sports, 5 News, 13 Commercial. Consumption of multimedia content may stimulate also other senses, Vision or audition, Olfaction, mechanoreception, equilibrioception, thermoception, etc. Annotation with metadata providing so-called sensory effects that steer appropriate devices capable of rendering these effects.


The size of the entire dataset is approx. 1.6GB and available on request only, i.e., you need to sign a non-disclosure agreement (NDA). Link:


Non-disclosure agreement (NDA) is available at (

References and Citation

  • WTR12: Waltl, M.; Timmerer, C.; Rainer, B.; Hellwagner, H.; , "Sensory effect dataset and test setups," Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX), 2012 Fourth International Workshop on , vol., no., pp.115-120, 5-7 July 2012 doi: 10.1109/QoMEX.2012.6263841.