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International Symposium ELMAR (2006)
Zadar
June 7, 2006 to June 10, 2006
ISBN: 953-7044-03-3
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Tesla's Inventions in the Field of Radiocommunications (Abstract)

B. Zovko-Cihlar , Dept. of Wireless Commun., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 1-4

Input-Agnostic vs. Input-Specific Image Secret Sharing (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , Edward S. Rogers Sr. Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont.
R. Lukac , Edward S. Rogers Sr. Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont.
pp. 5-8

Camera Image Watermark Transfer by Demosaicking (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont.
R. Lukac , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont.
pp. 9-12

A Heuristic Bitrate Control for Non-embedded Wavelet Image Encoders (Abstract)

M. Martinez-Rach , Dept. of Phys.&Comput. Eng., Miguel Hernandez Univ., Elche
O. Lopez , Dept. of Phys.&Comput. Eng., Miguel Hernandez Univ., Elche
pp. 13-16

PDF Model of Multimedia and Scientific Images in the Wavelet Domain (Abstract)

J. Svihlik , Dept. of Radioelectron., Czech Tech. Univ. in Prague
P. Pata , Dept. of Radioelectron., Czech Tech. Univ. in Prague
pp. 17-20

Picture Format Conversion for TV Projection (Abstract)

T. Lukicic , Croatian Radio Telev., Zagreb
pp. 21-26

Assessment of Region-Based Moment Invariants for Object Recognition (Abstract)

B. Potocnik , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
pp. 27-32

A Spatial Filter for Dark Regions Detection (Abstract)

B. Potocnik , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
pp. 33-36

Multiscale Edge Detector (Abstract)

D. Heric , Syst. Software Lab., Maribor Univ.
B. Potocnik , Syst. Software Lab., Maribor Univ.
pp. 37-40

A New Method for Contour Extraction and Image Compression in Spectral Domain (Abstract)

A. Dziech , Dept. of Telecommun., AGH Univ. of Sci.&Technol.
pp. 41-44

Multicamera Systems in the Moving Body Recognition (Abstract)

M. Kubicek , Prague Inst. of Chem. Technol.
A. Pavelka , Prague Inst. of Chem. Technol.
A. Prochazka , Prague Inst. of Chem. Technol.
pp. 45-48

Motion Detection Based Multimedia Supported Intelligent Video Surveillance System (Abstract)

V. Zeljkovic , Appl. Math. Res. Center, Delaware State Univ., Dover, DE
pp. 49-52

Reversible watermarking scheme for image authentication in frequency domain (Abstract)

A. Kriukovas , Vilnius Gediminas Tech. Univ.
R. Bausys , Vilnius Gediminas Tech. Univ.
pp. 53-56

Mosaic Based Compression of Panoramic Image Sequence (Abstract)

I. Pardyka , Inst. of Phys., Swietokrzyska Acad., Kielce
pp. 57-60

Optical Character Recognition of Low Resolution Text Sequences From Hand-Held Device Supported by Super-Resolution (Abstract)

K. Malczewski , Inst. of Electron.&Telecommun., Poznan Univ. of Technol.
R. Stasinski , Inst. of Electron.&Telecommun., Poznan Univ. of Technol.
pp. 61-64

Wavelet Quasi-Superresolution in Marine Applications (Abstract)

I. Kuzmanic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit
I. Vujovic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit
pp. 65-68

Blind Measurement and Reduction of Blocking Artifacts (Abstract)

T. Kartalov , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Skopje
Z. Ivanovski , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Skopje
A. Petrovski , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Skopje
L. Panovski , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Skopje
pp. 73-76

Disparity Estimation based on Blind Decomposition of Images by Convolutive Kernel Compensation Technique (Abstract)

M. Divjak , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
D. Zazula , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
pp. 77-80

Image Contrast Enhancement by Contourlet Transform (Abstract)

E. Nezhadarya , EE Dept., Sharif Univ., Tehran
M.B. Shamsollahi , EE Dept., Sharif Univ., Tehran
pp. 81-84

Wavelet Based Image Denoising with A Mixture of Gaussian Distributions with Local Parameters (Abstract)

M. Vafadoost , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Amirkabir Univ. of Technol., Tehran
I. Selesnick , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Amirkabir Univ. of Technol., Tehran
H. Rabbani , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Amirkabir Univ. of Technol., Tehran
pp. 85-88

Improving Quality of Video Signals Encoded by 3D DCT Transform (Abstract)

T. Fryza , Inst. of Radio Electron., Brno Univ. of Technol.
pp. 89-93

Comparison of Color Difference Equations (Abstract)

S. Grgic , Fac. of Graphic Arts, Zagreb Univ.
M. Grgic , Fac. of Graphic Arts, Zagreb Univ.
L. Mandic , Fac. of Graphic Arts, Zagreb Univ.
pp. 107-110

Acquisition of a Face Database for Video Surveillance Research (Abstract)

B. Klimpak , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
M. Grgic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
K. Delac , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 111-114

A Comparative Study of Feature Extraction Methods Applied to Continuous Speech Recognition in Romanian Language (Abstract)

I. Gavat , Fac. of Electron. Telecommun.&Inf. Technol., Politehnic Univ. of Bucharest
C.O. Dumitru , Fac. of Electron. Telecommun.&Inf. Technol., Politehnic Univ. of Bucharest
pp. 115-118

Speech Processing with the Usage of Cosine Transform on the Basis of Synthetic DPCM (Abstract)

W. Pogribny , Fac. of Telecommun.&Electr. Eng. of UTA, Bydgoszcz
M. Drechny , Fac. of Telecommun.&Electr. Eng. of UTA, Bydgoszcz
pp. 119-122

Blind Beamforming Using Parallel Single-channel SPeech Enhancers (Abstract)

B. Sallberg , Dept. of Signal Process., Blekinge Inst. of Technol., Ronneby
I. Claesson , Dept. of Signal Process., Blekinge Inst. of Technol., Ronneby
N. Grbic , Dept. of Signal Process., Blekinge Inst. of Technol., Ronneby
pp. 123-126

An Approach to Digital Watermarking of Speech Signals in the Time-Frequency Domain (Abstract)

N. Zaric , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Montenegro
S. Stankovic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Montenegro
I. Orovic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Montenegro
pp. 127-130

Speaker Verification using HMM for Romanian Language (Abstract)

I. Gavat , Fac. of Electron. Telecommun.&Inf. Technol., Politehnic Univ. of Bucharest
R. Vieru , Fac. of Electron. Telecommun.&Inf. Technol., Politehnic Univ. of Bucharest
C.O. Dumitru , Fac. of Electron. Telecommun.&Inf. Technol., Politehnic Univ. of Bucharest
pp. 131-134

Noise Influence on Quality of Communication in a Tram (Abstract)

A. Radic , Dept. of Electroacoust., Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
B. Ivancevic , Dept. of Electroacoust., Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
V. Simunic , Dept. of Electroacoust., Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
pp. 139-142

Audio ? Visual Interaction: Multimedia Applications (Abstract)

N. Livun , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
K. Jambrosic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
S. Zonja , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 143-146

Design of an HNM System for Prosodic Modification of Slovak Speech (Abstract)

M.T. Nagy , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
G. Rozinaj , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
J. Cepko , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
pp. 147-150

Database Construction for Speech to Lip-readable Animation Conversion (Abstract)

T. Bardi , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Peter Pazmany Catholic Univ., Budapest
A. Tihanyi , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Peter Pazmany Catholic Univ., Budapest
G. Takacs , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Peter Pazmany Catholic Univ., Budapest
G. Feldhoffer , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Peter Pazmany Catholic Univ., Budapest
B. Srancsi , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Peter Pazmany Catholic Univ., Budapest
pp. 151-154

The Concept of Task Specific Speech Database for VAD Systems (Abstract)

J. Kacur , Dept. of Telecommun., FEI STU, Bratislava
pp. 155-158

Design of Slovak Speech Database for Limited Domain TTS within an IVR System (Abstract)

G. Rozinaj , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
J. Cepko , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
A. Palenik , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
pp. 159-162

Connectivity Packet Platform in the GSM/WCDMA Network (Abstract)

D. Duka , Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Split
pp. 163-166

Rating in Next Generation Mobile Networks based on a directed graph (Abstract)

Z. Windisch , Dept. of Telecommun., Budapest Univ. of Technol.&Econ.
B. Leitem , Dept. of Telecommun., Budapest Univ. of Technol.&Econ.
pp. 167-170

Smart Antenna Systems for Broadband Technologies (Abstract)

D. Nogulic , Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
T. Blajic , Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
M. Gadze , Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
pp. 171-174

Multicarrier Modulation in Advanced Wireless Communication Systems (Abstract)

M. Gadze , Mobile Networks, Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
A. Jankovic , Mobile Networks, Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
D. Nogulic , Mobile Networks, Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
pp. 175-179

Methods to Increase the Number of Mobile Users in a Wireless Network (Abstract)

E. Zentner , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 181-184

Mobile User Positioning in GSM/UMTS Cellular Networks (Abstract)

M. Grgic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
G. Sisul , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
T. Kos , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 185-188

WiMAX on 3.5 GHz Cell Size Calculation (Abstract)

W. Afric , Croatian Telecom, Split
D. Vakante , Croatian Telecom, Split
N. Matosic , Croatian Telecom, Split
pp. 195-198

Front-end Module for GNSS Software Receiver (Abstract)

J. Spacek , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Czech Tech. Univ., Prague
P. Puricer , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Czech Tech. Univ., Prague
pp. 211-214

GPS Ionospheric Error Correction Models (Abstract)

T. Kos , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
I. Markezic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
R. Filjar , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
pp. 215-217

AIS Simulator and ITS Applications (Abstract)

K. Hata , Osaka Univ.
K. Hasegawa , Osaka Univ.
pp. 223-226

Laboratory Model of a Monopulse Radar Tracking System (Abstract)

J. Jancula , Dept. of Wireless Commun., Zagreb Univ.
D. Bonefacic , Dept. of Wireless Commun., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 227-230

Displacement sensor axis misalignment error (Abstract)

V. Tudic , Polytech. in Karlovac
pp. 235-238

Thin Film Gas Sensor Modeling and Simulation (Abstract)

I. Kuzmanic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit, Split
N. Galic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit, Split
I. Vujovic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit, Split
pp. 239-242

Nanotubes in NEMS ? Impact to the Marine Technology (Abstract)

I. Vujovic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit
I. Kuzmanic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit
Z. Kulenovic , Maritime Fac., Univ. of Spit
pp. 243-246

Short Noisy Signal Analysis on the Basis of Sign DM (Abstract)

I. Rozhankivsky , Inst. of Telecommun., UTA, Bydgoszcz
T. Leszczynski , Inst. of Telecommun., UTA, Bydgoszcz
W. Pogribny , Inst. of Telecommun., UTA, Bydgoszcz
pp. 251-254

ML MIMO-OFDM Time Synchronization/Channel Estimation for Unknown Frequency Selective Fading Channels (Abstract)

V. Meghdadi , ENSIL, Limoges Univ.
J.-M. Dumas , ENSIL, Limoges Univ.
A. Saemi , ENSIL, Limoges Univ.
M.R. Zahabi , ENSIL, Limoges Univ.
J.-P. Cances , ENSIL, Limoges Univ.
pp. 255-258

ZigBee wireless standard (Abstract)

K. Malaric , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
S. Safaric , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb
pp. 259-262

Modeling of GMSK Communication Systems for Educational Purposes (Abstract)

I. Bauer , Audio Video Consulting LLC, Zagreb
pp. 267-272

An Analytical Approach to Error Evaluation in Gamma Shadowed Nakagami-m Fading Channel for Different Path Loss Models (Abstract)

A. Sarajlic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Sarajevo Univ.
N. Behlilovic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Sarajevo Univ.
M. Hadzialic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Sarajevo Univ.
pp. 273-277

Teaching "communications in automation" through practical accession with independent student projects (Abstract)

J. Otic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
K. Benkic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
M. Malajner , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
P. Planinsic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput. Sci., Maribor Univ.
pp. 279-283

Multimedia Traffic Analysis of MPLS and non-MPLS Network (Abstract)

H. Bajric , BH TELECOM, Joint Stock Co., Sarajevo
J. Barakovic , BH TELECOM, Joint Stock Co., Sarajevo
pp. 285-288

Lossy Compression Approach to Transmultiplexed Images (Abstract)

P. Sypka , Dept. of Electron., AGH Univ. of Sci.&Technol. al. Mickiewicza, Krakow
M. Ziolko , Dept. of Electron., AGH Univ. of Sci.&Technol. al. Mickiewicza, Krakow
pp. 289-292

Multimedia Content Management with HL7v3 Messages (Abstract)

G. Mrkonjic , Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Zagreb
M. Koncar , Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Zagreb
pp. 293-296

Real-time DVB-based MPEG-21 Digital Item Adaptation for live Universal Multimedia Access (Abstract)

M. Prangl , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ.
H. Hellwagner , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ.
C. Timmerer , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ.
pp. 297-300

Double-Binary Turbo Code for Transmission of Scalable Video Bitstream (Abstract)

E. Izquierdo , Queen Mary Univ. of London
N. Ramzan , Queen Mary Univ. of London
pp. 301-304

MPLS Throughput over GEO Satellites (Abstract)

P. Truchly , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
pp. 305-308

SIP ? HL7 integration evaluation (Abstract)

V. Ergovic , Rest Art Ltd., Zagreb
pp. 315-318

Semantic Adaptation of Multimedia Content (Abstract)

H. Kosch , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ.
M. Zufferey , Dept. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ.
pp. 319-322

Architecture of IP Multimedia Subsystem (Abstract)

R. Bestak , Dept. of Telecommun. Eng., Czech Tech. Univ., Prague
M. Koukal , Dept. of Telecommun. Eng., Czech Tech. Univ., Prague
pp. 323-326

Enabling QoS in Visual Sensor Networks (Abstract)

T. Zahariadis , Ellemedia Technol., Athens
pp. 327-330

Next Generation Network Laboratory Environment Used for Education and Research (Abstract)

P. Podhradsky , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
E. Mikoczy , Dept. of Telecommun., Slovak Univ. of Technol., Bratislava
pp. 331-334

Fiber to the Home - The Tipping Point (Abstract)

M. Krznaric , Polytech. of Zagreb
P. Valozic , Polytech. of Zagreb
pp. 349-352

Numerical Dispersion in the "Complex-Envelope" FDTD Methods and the Sampling Theorem (Abstract)

L. Sumichrast , Inst. of Electromagn. Theor., Slovak Univ. of Tech., Bratislava
pp. 359-362

2.5 Gbit/s PRBS Generator and Checker (Abstract)

M. Vidmar , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
L. Pavlovic , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
pp. 363-366

A New Remote Fiber Test System for Optical Networks (Abstract)

Z. Sipus , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
M. Bosiljevac , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
P. Basic , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
K. Zmak , Fac. of Electr. Eng.&Comput., Zagreb Univ.
pp. 367-370

PMD Measurements in Telecom Networks (Abstract)

I. Jurdana , Backbone Network Dept., T-Com, Zagreb
pp. 375-378

Measurement of PMD with a Fixed Analyzer Measurement Technique (Abstract)

B. Batagelj , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
P. Ritosa , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
T. Korosec , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
pp. 379-382

PMD Compensators (Abstract)

B. Batagelj , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
P. Ritosa , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
T. Korosec , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
S.Z. Pilinsky , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Ljubljana Univ.
pp. 383-386

Index of Authors (PDF)

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