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Image Analysis and Processing, International Conference on (1999)
Venice, Italy
Sept. 27, 1999 to Sept. 29, 1999
ISBN: 0-7695-0040-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword (PDF)

pp. xix
Keynote Address
Session 1 — Neural Models and Visual Systems

A Figure Extraction Method Based on the Color and Texture Contrasts of Regions (Abstract)

Seiji Inokuchi , Osaka University
Shoji Tanaka , ATR Media Integration & Communications Research Laboratories
Yuichi Iwadate , ATR Media Integration & Communications Research Laboratories
pp. 12

Representing and Recognizing Visual Dynamic Events with Support Vector Machines (Abstract)

Massimiliano Pittore , Universit? di Genova (I)
Alessandro Verri , Universit? di Genova (I) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Curzio Basso , Universit? di Genova (I)
pp. 18
Session 2 — Primitives of Images and Shapes

Distinctiveness Maps for Image Matching (Abstract)

Carlo Tomasi , Stanford University
Roberto Manduchi , California Institute of Technology
pp. 26

Multiresolution Object-of-Interest Detection for Images with Low Depth of Field (Abstract)

Gio Wiederhold , Stanford University
Jia Li , Stanford University
James Ze Wang , Stanford University
Robert M. Gray , Stanford University
pp. 32

Image Enhancement Using Pattern-Selective Color Image Fusion (Abstract)

Luca Bogoni , Sarnoff Corporation
Peter Burt , Sarnoff Corporation
Michael Hansen , Sarnoff Corporation
pp. 44

Morphological Interpolation and Color Images (Abstract)

Marcin Iwanowski , Ecole des Mines de Paris and Politechnika Warszawska
Jean Serra , Ecole des Mines de Paris
pp. 50
Invited Talk
Session 3 — Image Inference: Learning and Model Synthesis

Shape Reconstruction of 3D Bilaterally Symmetric Surfaces (Abstract)

Ilan Shimshoni , Technion
Yael Moses , Weizmann Institute of Science
pp. 76
Session 4 — Encoding Visual Cues

Segmentation-Based Lossless Compression for Color Images (Abstract)

Rangaraj M. Rangayyan , University of Calgary
Begoña Acha , Universidad de Sevilla
Carmen Serrano , Universidad de Sevilla
pp. 90
Poster Session A — Primitive Extraction and Coding

ICM Method for Multi-Level Thresholding Using Maximum Entropy Criterion (Abstract)

Jie Tian , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Xiping Luo , Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 108

The Distance Transform Algorithm on a Two-Processor Computer (Abstract)

Anders Forsmoo , Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
pp. 114

Computation of Two Texture Features in Hardware (Abstract)

Petri Vuorimaa , Helsinki University of Technology
Katriina Heikkinen , Tampere University of Technology
pp. 125

Image Restoration Using Quantum Fluctuation (Abstract)

Jun-ichi Inoue , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 130

Comparison of Texture Features Based on Gabor Filters (Abstract)

S.E. Grigorescu , University of Groningen
P. Kruizinga , University of Groningen
N. Petkov , University of Groningen
pp. 142

Two Dimensional Generalized Edge Detector (Abstract)

Muhittin Gökmen , Istanbul Technical University
Binnur Kurt , Istanbul Technical University
pp. 148

A Scale-Space Approach to Pre-Attentive Texture Discrimination (Abstract)

Michele Ceccarelli , University del Sannio
Alfredo Petrosino , University di Salerno
pp. 162

A New Approach for Fast Line Detection Based on Combinatorial Optimization (Abstract)

M. Mattavelli , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
V. Noel , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
E. Amaldi , Cornell University
pp. 168

Random Walk Approach to Image Enhancement (Abstract)

Konrad W. Wojciechowski , Silesian University of Technology
Marek Szczepanski , Silesian University of Technology
Bogdan Smolka , Silesian University of Technology
pp. 174

Non-Linear Scale-Selection for Image Compression Improvement Obtained by Perceptual Distortion Criteria (Abstract)

Tamás Szirányi , University of Veszpr?m and Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Iván Kopilovic , University of Veszpr?
pp. 197

Fast Spectral Algoritms of Invariants Calculation (Abstract)

Jaakko Astola , Tampere University of Technology
Ekaterina Labunets , Tampere University of Technology
Karen Egiazarian , Tampere University of Technology
Valeri Labunets , Tampere University of Technology
pp. 203

Modified BFT Giving Exact Decoder Convergence (Abstract)

Wieslaw Pamula , Silesian Technical University
pp. 221

Building Meaningful Edge Maps from Range Images (Abstract)

Luciano Silva , Universidade Federal do PR
Olga Regina Pereira Bellon , Universidade Federal do PR
Alexandre Ibrahim Direne , Universidade Federal do PR
pp. 227

Distributed Output Encoding for Multi-Class Pattern Recognition (Abstract)

Richard Foulds , University of Delaware
Pavel Laskov , Goldey-Beacom College
David Saxe , University of Delaware
Roman Erenshteyn , Goldey-Beacom College
pp. 229

A Comprehensive Approach to Image-Contrast Enhancement (Abstract)

Primo Zingaretti , University of Ancona
Antonella Carbonaro , University of Bologna
pp. 241

A BSP Realization of Jarvis' Algorithm (Abstract)

L. Cinque , Universit? di Roma and Universit? dell' Aquila
C. diMaggio , Universit? di Roma
pp. 247
Invited Talk
Session 5 — Face and Body Recognition
Session 6 — Dynamic Scene Understanding

Improving the Robustness of Image-Based Tracking to Control 3D Robot Motions (Abstract)

Wilfried Kubinger , Vienna University of Technology
Markus Vincze , Vienna University of Technology
Minu Ayromlou , Vienna University of Technology
pp. 274

Hydra: Multiple People Detection and Tracking Using Silhouettes (Abstract)

Larry S. Davis , University of Maryland at College Park
Ismail Haritaoglu , University of Maryland at College Park
David Harwood , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 280

Tracking Vehicles in Image Sequence for Avoiding Obstacles (Abstract)

Gu Weikang , Zhejiang Univeristy
Wu Donghui , Zhejiang Univeristy
Ye Xiuqin , Zhejiang Univeristy
pp. 286

Geometric Analysis and Computing of Projective Structure and Motion (Abstract)

Vladimir Banarer , Christian Albrechts University
Eduardo Bayro-Corrochano , Christian Albrechts University
pp. 291

On Robust Rectification for Uncalibrated Images (Abstract)

Francesco Isgrò , Heriot-Watt University
Emanuele Trucco , Heriot-Watt University
pp. 297
Poster Session B — Grouping, Segmentation and Matching

Unsupervised Multiscale Image Segmentation (Abstract)

W.J. Fitzgerald , University of Cambridge
A.H. Kam , University of Cambridge
pp. 316

A Simple and Efficient Connected Components Labeling Algorithm (Abstract)

Luigi di Stefano , University of Bologna
Andrea Bulgarelli , University of Modena
pp. 322

Surface Segmentation Based on Perceptual Grouping (Abstract)

Angel Alcolea , University of Zaragoza
Carlos Orrite , University of Zaragoza
Armando Roy , University of Zaragoza
pp. 328

Visual Information from Anisotropic Transformations (Abstract)

Terry Caelli , Ohio State University
Giuseppe Boccignone , Universita' di Salerno and INFM
Mario Ferraro , Universit? di Torino and INFM
pp. 334

A New Technique for Color Image Segmentation (Abstract)

P. Storniolo , University of Palermo
V. Morreale , University of Palermo
C. Amoroso , University of Palermo
E. Ardizzone , University of Palermo
pp. 352

Genetic Algorithm with Competitive Image Labeling and Least Square (Abstract)

Shiu Yin Yuen , City University of Hong Kong
Chi Ho Ma , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 364

A High Precision 3D Object Reconstruction Method Using a Color Coded Grid and NURBS (Abstract)

Emil Petriu , University of Ottawa
Philippe Lavoie , University of Ottawa
Dan Ionescu , University of Ottawa
pp. 370

Image Segmentation by Texture Analysis (Abstract)

Sergio Vitulano , University of Cagliari
Cecilia Di Ruberto , University of Cagliari
Giuseppe Rodriguez , University of Rome Tor Vergat?
pp. 376

The Wiener Filter and Regularization Methods for Image Restoration Problems (Abstract)

Almerico Murli , University of Naples "Federico II"
Valentina de Simone , University of Naples "Federico II"
Luisa D'Amore , University of Naples "Federico II"
pp. 394

Symmetry Detection by Random Sampling and Voting Process (Abstract)

Atsushi Imiya , Chiba University
Tomoki Ueno , Chiba University
Iris Fermin , Chiba University
pp. 400

Segmentation and Object Detection with Gabor Filters and Cumulative Histograms (Abstract)

Shigetomo Mitani , Kyoto Institute of Technology
Haiyuan Wu , Kyoto Institute of Technology
Tadayoshi Shioyama , Kyoto Institute of Technology
pp. 412

Creation of Real Images which are Valid for the Assumptions Made in Shape from Shading (Abstract)

Jean-Denis Durou , Institut de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse
Pascal Daniel , Institut de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse
pp. 418

Describing Patterns in Flow-Like Images (Abstract)

Marcos Pinotti , University of Minas Gerais
Arnaldo de A. Araújo , Federal University of Minas Gerais
Paulo Sérgio S. Rodrigues , Federal University of Minas Gerais
pp. 424

A New Deformable Contour Method (Abstract)

Xun Wang , University of Cincinnati
William G. Wee , University of Cincinnati
pp. 430

A Golden Block Self-Generating Scheme for Continuous Patterned Wafer Inspections (Abstract)

Pin Xie , National University of Singapore
Sheng-Uei Guan , National University of Singapore
pp. 436
Invited Talk
Session 7 — Domain Applications I: Biomedicine

Fast 3D Image Transformations for Registration Procedures (Abstract)

David Sarrut , Universit? Lumi?re Lyon 2
Serge Miguet , Universit? Lumi?re Lyon 2
pp. 446

Automatic Detection of the Intimal and the Adventitial Layers of the Common Carotid Artery Wall in Ultrasound B-Mode Images Using Snakes (Abstract)

Markus Sandrock , Freiburg University Hospital
Hans Burkhardt , Freiburg University
Arno Schmidt-Trucksäss , Freiburg University Hospital
Kuo-sheng Cheng , National Cheng Kung University
Da-chuan Cheng , National Cheng Kung University
Qin Pu , Freiburg University Hospital
pp. 452

Automatic Classification of Clustered Microcalcifications by a Multiple Expert System (Abstract)

S. de Vito , Universit? degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II"
F. Tortorella , Universit? degli Studi di Cassino
M. Vento , Universit? degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II"
pp. 464

Computer Aided Differential Diagnosis of Pulmonary Nodules Using Curvature Based Analysis (Abstract)

M. Kusumoto , National Cancer Center
K. Mori , Tochigi Cancer Center
R. Kakinuma , National Cancer Center East
M. Kaneko , National Cancer Center
N. Niki , University of Tokushima
H. Nishiyama , The Social Health Insurance Medical Center
H. Ohmatsu , National Cancer Center East
Y. Kawata , University of Tokushima
N. Moriyama , National Cancer Center
K. Eguchi , National Shikoku Cancer Center
pp. 470
Poster Session C — Object and Scene Recognition

Subpixellic Eyes Detection (Abstract)

Robert Mariani , Kent Ridge Digital Laboratory
pp. 496

Robotic Wheelchair Observing Its Inside and Outside (Abstract)

Yoshinori Kuno , Osaka University
Yoshiaki Shirai , Osaka University
Nobutaka Shimada , Osaka University
Teruhisa Murashima , Osaka University
Satoru Nakanishi , Osaka University
pp. 502

3D Object Recognition by VC-Graphs and Interactive Constraint Satisfaction (Abstract)

M. Milano , University of Bologna
E. Lamma , University of Bologna
M. Piccardi , University of Ferrara
R. Cucchiara , University of Modena
P. Mello , University of Bologna
pp. 508

Motion Detection, Labeling, Data Association And Tracking, in Real-Time on RISC Computer (Abstract)

Patrick Garda , Universit? Pierre et Marie Curie
Lionel Lacassagne , Universit? Pierre et Marie Curie and IMASYS
Maurice Milgram , Universit? Pierre et Marie Curie
pp. 520

Inspection by Implicit Polynomials (Abstract)

Aytiil Ercil , Bogazigi University
Cem Unsalan , Bogazigi University
pp. 1218

Morphing as a Tool for Motion Modeling (Abstract)

Serkan Genç , Middle East Technical University
Fatos T. Yarman-Vural , Middle East Technical University
pp. 538

On Observing Shape from Defocused Images (Abstract)

S. Soatto , Washington University
A. Mennucci , Scuola Normale Superiore
pp. 550

Projective Decomposition of Planar Facets (Abstract)

Houda Chabbi , University of Fribourg
Lukas Theiler , University of Fribourg
pp. 556

Knowledge-Based Methods for Classifier Combination: An Experimental Investigation (Abstract)

S. Impedovo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
G. Dimauro , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
G. Pirlo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
A. Guerriero , Politecnico di Bari
V. Di Lecce , Politecnico di Bari
A. Salzo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
pp. 562

Active Face and Feature Tracking (Abstract)

Joao Paulo Costeira , Instituto Superior T?cnico
Matteo Perrone , Instituto Superior T?cnico
Luis Jordao , Instituto Superior T?cnico
José Santos-Victor , Instituto Superior T?cnico
pp. 572

Automatic Quality Control of Industrial Products for Irrigation (Abstract)

G. Sardisco , Istituto di Fisica Cosmica ed Applicazioni dell'Informatica
A. Anzalone , Istituto di Fisica Cosmica ed Applicazioni dell'Informatica
A. Machi , Istituto di Fisica Cosmica ed Applicazioni dell'Informatica
G. Gugliotta , Istituto di Fisica Cosmica ed Applicazioni dell'Informatica
pp. 588

Facial Expression Morphing and Animation with Local Warping Methods (Abstract)

Han Huang , Chung Hua University
Daw-Tung Lin , Chung Hua University
pp. 594

A Real-Time Motion Capture System with Multiple Camera Fusion (Abstract)

Rin-ichiro Taniguchi , Kyushu University
Daisaku Arita , Kyushu University
Asuka Matsumoto , Kyushu University
Satoshi Yonemoto , Kyushu University
pp. 600

How to Rotate a Camera (Abstract)

John Zhang , Stanford University
Carlo Tomasi , Stanford University
pp. 606

Cellular Automata Based Optical Flow Computation for "Just-in-Time" Applications (Abstract)

Stefano Cagnoni , University of Parma
Giovanni Adorni , University of Parma
Monica Mordonini , University of Parma
pp. 612

Real-Time Detection of Moving Vehicles (Abstract)

A. Prati , University of Modena
N. Scarabottolo , University of Milano
M. Piccardi , University of Ferrara
R. Cucchiara , University of Modena
pp. 618

Methods for Dynamic Classifier Selection (Abstract)

Giorgio Giacinto , University of Cagliari
Fabio Roli , University of Cagliari
pp. 659

Image Stabilization by Features Tracking (Abstract)

Andrea Fusiello , University of Udine
Alberto Censi , University of Udine
Vito Roberto , University of Udine
pp. 665
Invited Talk
Session 8 — Image Communication

The Photographer Metaphor for Content Based Image Retrieval (Abstract)

J. Assfalg , University of Florence
A. del Bimbo , University of Florence
P. Pala , University of Florence
pp. 680

Using Relevance Feedback to Learn Visual Concepts from Image Instances (Abstract)

Jun-Wei Hsieh , Industrial Technology Research Institute
Cheng-Chin Chiang , Industrial Technology Research Institute
Yea-Shuan Huang , Industrial Technology Research Institute
pp. 692

Region-Based Modeling and Tree Edit Distance as a Basis for Gesture Recognition (Abstract)

John Bellando , University of Cincinnati
Ravi Kothari , University of Cincinnati
pp. 698

Image Basic Features Indexing Techniques for Video Skimming (Abstract)

A. Guerriero , Politecnico di Bari
V.Di Lecce , Politecnico di Bari
S. Impedovo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
G. Pirlo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
A. Salzo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
G. Dimauro , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
pp. 715
Poster Session D — Images in Biomedicine and Remote Sensing

Hartley Transform in Compression of Medical Ultrasonic Images (Abstract)

Ignacy Duleba , Wroclaw University of Technology
pp. 722

Automatic Segmentation of Microaneurysms in Retinal Angiograms of Diabetic Patients (Abstract)

A.M. Mendonça , Universidade do Porto
A.J. Campilho , Universidade do Porto
J.M. Nunes , Servi?o de Oftalmologia do Hospital Geral de Santo Ant?nio
pp. 728

Diatom Identification: A Double Challenge Called ADIAC (Abstract)

Michael Wilkinson , University of Groningen
José Pech-Pacheco , Instituto de Optica [CSIC]
Stephen Droop , Royal Botanic Garden
Steve Juggins , University of Newcastle
Stefan Fischer , University of Berne
Gabriel Cristóbal , Instituto de Optica [CSIC]
Ritchie Head , University of Newcastle
Hans du Buf , University of Algarve
Hamid Shahbazkia , University of Algarve
Adrian Ciobanu , University of Algarve
Horst Bunke , University of Berne
Jos Roerdink , University of Groningen
Micha Bayer , Royal Botanic Garden
pp. 734

Location of the Pupil-Iris Border in Slit-Lamp Images of the Cornea (Abstract)

Nicola Ritter , The University of Western Australia
James Cooper , Edith Cowan University
Paul P. Van Saarloos , The University of Western Australia
Robyn Owens , The University of Western Australia
pp. 740

Detection of Rounded Opacities on Chest Radiographs Using Convergence Index Filter (Abstract)

Hidefumi Kobatake , Tokyo University of Agriculture & Technology
Jun Wei , Tokyo University of Agriculture & Technology
Yoshihiro Hagihara , Tokyo University of Agriculture & Technology
pp. 757

Automated Lesion Detection Methods for 2D and 3D Chest X-Ray Images (Abstract)

Yongbum Lee , Gifu University
Hitoshi Yoshimura , Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases
Shoji Kido , Konica Company
Takeshi Hara , Gifu University
Hiroshi Fujita , Gifu University
pp. 768

Extracting Multispectral Edges in Satellite Images over Agricultural Fields (Abstract)

Gunilla Borgefors , Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Anna Rydberg , Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
pp. 786

Detection of Roads from Satellite Image Using the Optimal Search (Abstract)

Talguk Kim , ALPS Denki Corp.
Shozo Kondo , Tokai University
Yan Rianto , Tokai University
pp. 804

A Methodology for Woody Crop Location and Discrimination in Remote Sensing (Abstract)

J. García-Consuegra , Castilla-La Mancha University
G. Cisneros , Universidad Polit?cnica de Madrid
A. Martínez , Castilla-La Mancha University
pp. 810

Classification and Representation of Networks from Satellite Images (Abstract)

Véronique Prinet , Chinese Academy of Sciences and INRIA
Songde Ma , Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 816
Session 9 — Domain Applications II: Cultural Heritage

Character Segmentation in Highly Blurred Ancient Printed Documents (Abstract)

Luigi Bedini , Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
Anna Tonazzini , Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
pp. 836

Social and Content-based Information Filtering for a Web Graphics Recommender System (Abstract)

Ramesh Jain , University of California at San Diego
Simone Santini , University of California at San Diego
Junichi Tatemura , University of Tokyo
pp. 842
Session 10 — Domain Applications III: Remote Sensing

SAR Image Processing Using Artificial Intelligence Planning (Abstract)

Edisanter Lo , Arizona State University
Forest Fisher , California Institue of Technology
Ronald Greeley , Arizona State University
Steve Chien , California Institue of Technology
pp. 856

Finding Water Depths from Synthetic Remotely Sensed Images (Abstract)

M. Lybanon , Naval Research Laboratory
M.Y. Luna , Universidad Complutense de Madrid
F. Valero , Universidad Complutense de Madrid
M.L. Martín , Universidad Complutense de Madrid
pp. 862
Poster Session E — Image Communication

Dominant Color Region Based Indexing for CBIR (Abstract)

B.G. Prasad , Indian Institute of Technology
K.K. Biswas , Indian Institute of Technology
S.K. Gupta , Indian Institute of Technology
K.C. Ravishankar , Malnad College of Engeneering
pp. 887

Image Retrieval Based on Chromaticity Moments (Abstract)

George Paschos , Florida Memorial College
Ivan Radev , Georgia Southwestern State University
pp. 904

Image Indexing Using Weighted Color Histogram (Abstract)

Tae-Yong Kim , POSTECH
Joon Hee Han , POSTECH
Du-Sik Park , Samsung A.I.T and POSTECH
pp. 909

Extraction of Bibliography Information Based on Image of Book Cover (Abstract)

Masaaki Kashimura , Keio University
Shinji Ozawa , Keio University
Norikazu Onda , Keio University
Hua Yang , Keio University
pp. 921

A Compact Wavelet Index for Retrieval in Image Database (Abstract)

Alessandro Giancane , University of Pavia
Marco Ferretti , University of Pavia
Maria Grazia Albanesi , University of Pavia
pp. 927

Background Removal in Image Indexing and Retrieval (Abstract)

Hong Guo , The University of Michigan at Dearborn
Yi Lu , The University of Michigan at Dearborn
pp. 933

A New Database of Confusing Characters for Testing Character Recognition Algorithms (Abstract)

A. Salzo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
A. Guerriero , Politecnico di Bari
G. Dimauro , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
V. Di Lecce , Politecnico di Bari
G. Pirlo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
S. Impedovo , Universit? degli Studi di Bari
pp. 939

Content-Based Similarity Retrieval of Images Based on Spatial Color Distributions (Abstract)

Naokazu Yokoya , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Haruo Takemura , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Hidenori Yamamoto , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Hidehiko Iwasa , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 951

Human Computer Interface for Gesture-Based Editing System (Abstract)

Ho-Sub Yoon , ETRI and Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Jung Soh , ETRI
Hyun Seung Yang , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 969

Using Fractal Encoding for Image Indexing (Abstract)

Maurizio Tucci , Universit? di Salerno
Riccardo Distasi , Universit? di Salerno
Michele Nappi , Universit? di Salerno
pp. 975

A Fuzzy Approach to Segment Document Images (Abstract)

Silvana Dellepiane , University of Genoa
Alberto Verrini , University of Genoa
Fabrizio Giorgini , University of Genoa
pp. 987

Using Normal Patterns in Handwritten Character Recognition (Abstract)

G. Tascini , Universit? di Ancona,
P. Puliti , Universit? di Ancona,
A. Montesanto , Universit? di Ancona,
pp. 997

Understanding the Page Logical Structure (Abstract)

L. Cinque , Universit? dell'Aquila and Universit? di Roma
S. Tanimoto , University of Washington
L. Forino , Universit? di Roma
L. Lombardi , Universit? di Pavia
S. Levialdi , Universit? di Roma
pp. 1003

A Virtual Reality Environment for Web Browsing (Abstract)

Giuseppe Polese , University of Salerno
Genoveffa Tortora , University of Salerno
Maurizio Cibelli , University of Salerno
Gennaro Costagliola , University of Salerno
pp. 1009

New Tools for Image Interaction (Abstract)

A. Biancardi , Universit? di Pavia
pp. 1015

Design of a Visual Environment for Evaluating and Customizing Medical Image Compression Techniques (Abstract)

A. Signoroni , Universit? di Brescia
A. Bianchi , Universit? di Brescia
R. Leonardi , Universit? di Brescia
P. Mussio , Universit? di Brescia
pp. 1021

ToCAI: A Framework for Indexing and Retrieval of Multimedia Documents (Abstract)

Lorenzo A. Rossi , University of Brescia
A. Corghi , University of Brescia
R. Leonardi , University of Brescia
N. Adami , University of Brescia
P. Migliorati , University of Brescia
A. Bugatti , University of Brescia
C. Saraceno , University of Brescia
pp. 1027
Young Scientists Forum

Quality Assessment of Compressed Cardiac MRI: Effect of Lossy Compression on Computerized Physiological Parameters (Abstract)

Pierre Jallet , Universitaire d'Angers
Alain le Duff , ?cole Sup?rieure d'?lectronique de l'Ouest
Jean-Jacques le Jeune , Universitaire d'Angers
Christine Cavaro-Ménard , Universitaire d'Angers
Olivier Morel , Universitaire d'Angers
Benoît Denizot , Universitaire d'Angers
Philippe Balzer , Universitaire d'Angers
pp. 1034

Fast Search for Entropy-Constrained VQ (Abstract)

Jean Cardinal , Brussels Free University
pp. 1038

Thin Edge Detector (Abstract)

Agustín Trujillo , Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
pp. 1051

Texture Extraction from Photographs and Rendering with Dynamic Texture Mapping (Abstract)

Volkan Atalay , Middle East Technical University
Serkan Genç , Middle East Technical University
pp. 1055

Assisted Video Sequences Indexing: Motion Analysis based on Interest Points (Abstract)

Frank Lebourgeois , Reconnaissance de Formes et Vision
Emmanuel Etiévent , Reconnaissance de Formes et Vision
Jean-Michel Jolion , Reconnaissance de Formes et Vision
pp. 1059

Determining the Skeletons of the Auroras (Abstract)

Tuija I. Pulkkinen , Finnish Meteorological Institute
Mikko T. Syrjäsuo , Finnish Meteorological Institute
pp. 1063

Strong-from-Weak Model Sensor Estimation Using Voronoi Diagrams (Abstract)

G. Stamon , Universit? Paris V
B. Debaque , Universit? Paris V
G. Ruckebusch , Universit? Paris V
S. Gobert , Universit? Paris V
pp. 1067
Special Session on Advanced Video-Based Surveillance Systems

Wireless Video Surveillance: System Concepts (Abstract)

Petri Mähönen , VTT, Technical Research Center of Finland
pp. 1090

Active Outdoor Surveillance (Abstract)

Larry S. Davis , University of Maryland at College Park
David Harwood , University of Maryland at College Park
Ismail Haritaoglu , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 1096

Image Analysis for Video Surveillance Based on Spatial Regularization of a Statistical Model-Based Change Detection (Abstract)

Francesco Ziliani , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Andrea Cavallaro , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 1108

Real-Time Surveillance System Detecting Persons in Complex Scenes (Abstract)

Akihiko Iketani , Osaka University
Nobutaka Shimada , Osaka University
Yoshiaki Shirai , Osaka University
Yoshinori Kuno , Osaka University
pp. 1112

Dyta: An Intelligent System for Moving Target Detection (Abstract)

Grant Gerhart , U. S. TACOM
Robert Karlsen , U. S. TACOM
Sridhar Lakshmanan , The University of Michigan at Dearborn
Henry Lu , VisiTek, Incorporated
Thomas Meitzler , U. S. TACOM
Yi L. Murphey , VisiTek, Incorporated
pp. 1116
Poster Session

Surveillance Sensor Systems Using CMOS Imagers (Abstract)

S.-B. Park , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
N. Stevanovic , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
A. Teuner , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
M. Hillebrand , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
J.E. Santos Conde , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
B.J. Hosticka , Fraunhofer Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems
pp. 1124

Passengers Queue Length Measurement (Abstract)

Didier Aubert , Institut National de Recherche sur les Transports et leur S?curit?
pp. 1132

Illumination Invariant Background Extraction (Abstract)

Joel Snoeckx , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Emrullah Durucan , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Yves Weilenmann , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 1136

Single Camera Multiplexing for Multi-Target Tracking (Abstract)

Larry Davis , University of Maryland at College Park
Chiraz BenAbdelkader , University of Maryland at College Park
Philippe Burlina , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 1140

Monitoring Motorway Infrastructures for Detection of Dangerous Events (Abstract)

B. Pani , Autovie Venete Spa
G.L. Foresti , University of Udine
pp. 1144
Special Session on Graph-Theoretic Techniques in Computer Vision

Attributed Tree Matching and Maximum Weight Cliques (Abstract)

Marcello Pelillo , Universit? "Ca' Foscari" di Venezia
Steven W. Zucker , Yale University
Kaleem Siddiqi , McGill University
pp. 1154

Bayesian Graph Edit Distance (Abstract)

Richard C. Wilson , University of York
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York
Richard Myers , University of York
pp. 1166
Special Session on Design and Evaluation of Visual Interactive Systems

The Development of Hierarchical Visual Languages (Abstract)

G. Polese , University of Salerno
G. Costagliola , University of Salerno
F. Ferrucci , University of Salerno
G. Vitiello , University of Salerno
pp. 1198
Special Session on European Research Projects

AMOVIP: Advanced Modeling of Visual Information Processing (Abstract)

B. Escalante , Universidad Nacional Aut?noma de Mexico
M. Keil , Instituto de Optica (CSIC)
G. Cristóbal , Instituto de Optica (CSIC)
H. du Buf , University of Algarve
L. Pessoa , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
pp. 1208

Remote Cable-Based Video Surveillance Applications: The Avs-Rio Project (Abstract)

Carlo S. Regazzoni , University of Genoa
Carlo Dambra , Satellite s.r.l
Claudio Sacchi , University of Genoa
pp. 1214

A Vision System for Flexible Objects Analysis (Abstract)

G.L. Foresti , University of Udine
R. Giannitrapani , University of Udine
W. Vanzella , University of Udine
S. Gentili , University of Udine
R. Scarpella , Manifattura Italiana del Brembo (MIB)
pp. 1216

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