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Visual Information and Information Systems : Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference, VISUAL'99, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 2-4, 1999 :  Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference, VISUAL'99, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 2-4, 1999 - Nies Huijsmans

Visual Information and Information Systems : Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference, VISUAL'99, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 2-4, 1999

Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference, VISUAL'99, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 2-4, 1999

By: Nies Huijsmans (Editor), Arnold W.M. Smeulders (Editor)

Paperback Published: June 1999
ISBN: 9783540660798
Number Of Pages: 834

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on Visual Information Systems, VISUAL'99, held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in June 1999.The 100 revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The book is divided into topical sections on visual information systems, interactive visual query, Internet search engines, video parsing, spatial data, visual languages, features and indexes for image retrieval, object retrieval, ranking and performance, shape retrieval, retrieval systems, image compression, virtual environments, recognition systems, and visualization systems.

Visual Information Systems
Supporting Image-Retrieval by Database Driven Interactive 3D Information-Visualizationp. 1
Video Libraries: From Ingest to Distributionp. 15
Querying Multimedia Data Sources and Databasesp. 19
General Image Database Modelp. 29
System for Medical Image Retrieval: The MIMS Modelp. 37
An Agent-Based Visualisation Architecturep. 43
Error-Tolerant Database for Structured Imagesp. 51
Interactive Visual Query
Query Processing and Optimization for Pictorial Query Treesp. 60
Similarity Search Using Multiple Examples in MARSp. 68
Excluding Specified Colors from Image Queries Using a Multidimensional Query Spacep. 76
Generic Viewer Interaction Semantics for Dynamic Virtual Video Synthesisp. 83
Category Oriented Analysis for Visual Data Miningp. 91
User Interaction in Region-Based Color Image Segmentationp. 99
Using a Relevance Feedback Mechanism to Improve Content-Based Image Retrievalp. 107
Region Queries without Segmentation for Image Retrieval by Contentp. 115
Content-Based Image Retrieval over the Web Using Query by Sketch and Relevance Feedbackp. 123
Visual Learning of Simple Semantics in ImageScapep. 131
Browsing Information Space
Task Analysis for Information Visualizationp. 139
Filter Image Browsing: Exploiting Interaction in Image Retrievalp. 147
Visualization of Information Spaces to Retrieve and Browse Image Datap. 155
Mandala: An Architecture for Using Images to Access and Organize Web Informationp. 163
A Compact and Retrieval-Oriented Video Representation Using Mosaicsp. 171
Internet Search Engines
Crawling, Indexing and Retrieval of Three-Dimensional Data on the Web in the Framework of MPEG-7p. 179
A Visual Search Engine for Distributed Image and Video Database Retrieval Applicationsp. 187
Indexing Multimedia for the Internetp. 195
Crawling for Images on the WWWp. 203
A Dynamic JAVA-Based Intelligent Interface for Online Image Database Searchesp. 211
Video Parsing
Motion-Based Feature Extraction and Ascendant Hierarchical Classification for Video Indexing and Retrievalp. 221
Automatically Segmenting Movies into Logical Story Unitsp. 229
Local Color Analysis for Scene Break Detection Applied to TV Commercials Recognitionp. 237
Scene Segmentation and Image Feature Extraction for Video Indexing and Retrievalp. 245
Automatic Recognition of Camera Zoomsp. 253
A Region Tracking Method with Failure Detection for an Interactive Video Indexing Environmentp. 261
Integrated Parsing of Compressed Videop. 269
Improvement of Shot Detection Using Illumination Invariant Metric and Dynamic Threshold Selectionp. 277
Temporal Segmentation of MPEG Video Sequencesp. 283
Detecting Abrupt Scene Change Using Neural Networkp. 291
Multi-Modal Feature-Map: An Approach to Represent Digital Video Sequencesp. 299
Robust Tracking of Video Objects through Topological Constraint on Homogeneous Motionp. 307
Spatial Data
The Spatial Spreadsheetp. 317
A High Level Visual Language for Spatial Data Managementp. 325
A Global Graph Model of Image Registrationp. 333
A Graph-Theoretic Approach to Image Database Retrievalp. 341
Motion Capture of Arm from a Monocular Image Sequencep. 349
Visual Languages
Comparing Dictionaries for the Automatic Generation of Hypertextual Links: A Case Studyp. 358
Categorizing Visual Contents by Matching Visual "Keywords"p. 367
Design of the Presentation Language for Distributed Hypermedia Systemp. 375
A Generic Annotation Model for Video Databasesp. 383
Design and Implementation of COIRS(a COncept-Based Image Retrieval System)p. 391
Automatic Index Expansion for Concept-Based Image Queryp. 399
Features and Indexes for Image Retrieval
Structured High-Level Indexing of Visual Data Contentp. 409
Feature Extraction: Issues, New Features, and Symbolic Representationp. 418
Detection of Interest Points for Image Indexationp. 427
Highly Discriminative Invariant Features for Image Matchingp. 435
Image Retrieval Using Schwarz Representation of One-Dimensional Featurep. 443
Invariant Image Retrieval Using Wavelet Maxima Momentp. 451
Detecting Regular Structures for Invariant Retrievalp. 459
Color Image Texture Indexingp. 467
Improving Image Classification Using Extended Run Length Featuresp. 475
Feature Extraction Using Fractal Codesp. 483
Object Retrieval
Content-Based Image Retrieval Based on Local Affinely Invariant Regionsp. 493
A Framework for Object-Based Image Retrieval at the Semantic Levelp. 501
Blobworld: A System for Region-Based Image Indexing and Retrievalp. 509
A Physics-Based Approach to Interactive Segmentationp. 517
Ranking and Performance
Assessment of Effectiveness of Content Based Image Retrieval Systemsp. 525
Adapting k-d Trees to Visual Retrievalp. 533
Content-Based Image Retrieval Using Self-Organizing Mapsp. 541
Relevance Feedback and Term Weighting Schemes for Content-Based Image Retrievalp. 549
Genetic Algorithm for Weights Assignment in Dissimilarity Function for Trademark Retrievalp. 557
Shape Retrieval
Retrieval of Similar Shapes under Affine Transformp. 566
Efficient Image Retrieval through Vantage Objectsp. 575
Using Pen-Based Outlines for Object-Based Annotation and Image-Based Queriesp. 585
Interactive Query Formulation for Object Searchp. 593
Automatic Deformable Shape Segmentation for Image Database Search Applicationsp. 601
A Multiscale Turning Angle Representation of Object Shapes for Image Retrievalp. 609
Contour-Based Shape Similarityp. 617
Computing Dissimilarity Between Hand Drawn-Sketches and Digitized Imagesp. 625
Retrieval Systems
Document Generation and Picture Retrievalp. 632
FLORES: A JAVA Based Image Database for Ornamentalsp. 641
Pictorial Portrait Indexing Using View-Based Eigen-Eyesp. 649
Image Retrieval Using Fuzzy Triplesp. 657
Image Compression
Variable-Bit-Length Coding: An Effective Coding Methodp. 665
Block-Constrained Fractal Coding Scheme for Image Retrievalp. 673
Efficient Algorithms for Lossless Compression of 2D/3D Imagesp. 681
Virtual Environments
Lucent VisionÖ: A System for Enhanced Sports Viewingp. 689
Building 3D Models of Vehicles for Computer Visionp. 697
Integrating Applications into Interactive Virtual Environmentsp. 703
Recognition Systems
Structural Sensitivity for Large-Scale Line-Pattern Recognitionp. 711
Complex Visual Activity Recognition Using a Temporally Ordered Databasep. 719
Image Database Assisted Classificationp. 727
Visual Processing System for Facial Predictionp. 735
Semi-interactive Structure and Fault Analysis of (111)7×7 Silicon Micrographsp. 745
Using Wavelet Transforms to Match Photographs of Individual Sperm Whales Identified by Contour of the Trailing Edge of the Flukep. 753
From Gaze to Focus of Attentionp. 761
Automatic Interpretation Based on Robust Segmentation and Shape-Extractionp. 769
A Pre-filter Enabling Fast Frontal Face Detectionp. 777
Visualization Systems
A Technique for Generating Graphical Abstractions of Program Data Structuresp. 785
Visual Presentations in Multimedia Learning: Conditions that Overload Visual Working Memoryp. 793
Visualization of Spatial Neuroanatomical Datap. 801
Visualization of the Cortical Potential Field by Medical Imaging Data Fusionp. 809
Applying Visualization Research Towards Designp. 817
Author Indexp. 825
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ISBN: 9783540660798
ISBN-10: 3540660798
Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 834
Published: June 1999
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 4.29
Weight (kg): 1.17