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Content-Based Access of Image and Video Libraries, IEEE Workshop on (1999)
Fort Collins, Colorado
June 22, 1999 to June 22, 1999
ISBN: 0-7695-0034-X
pp: 13
Chahab Nastar , Imedia Research Group, INRIA
Alexandre Winter , Imedia Research Group, INRIA
ABSTRACT
We present a novel region segmentation framework, dedicated to region queries in content-based image retrieval. Some of the features that are considered for image indexing are used for segmenting the image in a few regions of interest. The novelty of our technique comes from the unification of the feature-space and the image-space segmentation in a common framework. The method uses no prior modeling of the image, focusing on local feature distributions and their spatial stability in a multi-feature, multi-resolution approach. Several experiments are presented on real-world imagery, demonstrating the power of the method for segmentation and region queries in image databases.
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Chahab Nastar, Alexandre Winter, "Differential Feature Distribution Maps for Image Segmentation and Region Queries in Image Databases", Content-Based Access of Image and Video Libraries, IEEE Workshop on, vol. 00, no. , pp. 13, 1999, doi:10.1109/IVL.1999.781116
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