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Image Processing, International Conference on (1997)
Washington, DC
Oct. 26, 1997 to Oct. 29, 1997
ISBN: 0-8186-8183-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS
TAO1: Emerging Techniques in Oral Rate-Distortion Based Image and Video Coding

Scalable segmentation-based coding of video sequences addressing content-based functionalities (Abstract)

J.R. Morros , Dept. de Teoria del Senyal i Comunicacions, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
F. Marques , Dept. de Teoria del Senyal i Comunicacions, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 1

Optimal segmentation of a VBR source for its parallel transmission over multiple ATM connections (Abstract)

K. Nahrstedt , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
A. Ortega , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
K. Ramchandran , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
S. Servetto , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 5

An efficient boundary encoding scheme which is optimal in the rate distortion sense (Abstract)

A.K. Katsaggelos , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
G.M. Schuster , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
F.W. Meier , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
pp. 9

Motion vector quantization in a rate-distortion framework (Abstract)

K. Rose , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
S.L. Regunathan , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 21
TA02: Video Coding II Oral

Rate-distortion optimal contour prediction for a region-based coder (Abstract)

B. Girod , Telecommun. Inst., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
K. Stuhlmuller , Telecommun. Inst., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
pp. 49

Perceptually based video rate control using pre-filtering and predicted rate-distortion characteristics (Abstract)

A. Ortega , Div. of Res. & Dev., Ulead Syst. Inc., Torrance, CA, USA
Liang-Jin Lin , Div. of Res. & Dev., Ulead Syst. Inc., Torrance, CA, USA
pp. 57

Evaluation of temporally scalable video coding techniques (Abstract)

S.S. Hemami , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
G.J. Conklin , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
pp. 61

A class of reversible variable length codes for robust image and video coding (Abstract)

Jiangtao Wen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
J.D. Villasenor , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 65

Text-driven automatic frame generation using MPEG-4 synthetic/natural hybrid coding for 2-D head-and-shoulder scene (Abstract)

Lai-Man Po , Dept. of Electron. Eng., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Chun-Ho Cheung , Dept. of Electron. Eng., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 69
TA03: Robust Video Oral

Error propagation in motion compensated video over wireless channels (Abstract)

M. Budagavi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
J.D. Gibson , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 89

A projections onto the overcomplete basis approach for block loss recovery (Abstract)

Choong Woong Lee , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
Joon-Ho Chang , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
Jeong-Kwon Kim , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
pp. 93

Fixed length entropy coding for robust video compressio (Abstract)

R.L. Stevenson , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Notre Dame Univ., IN, USA
R. Llados-Bernaus , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Notre Dame Univ., IN, USA
pp. 97

A fast suboptimal approach to error concealment in encoded video streams (Abstract)

P. Salama , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
E.J. Delp , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
N. Shroff , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 101

Error resilience for block loss with overlapped motion compensation (Abstract)

Mei-Juan Chen , Inst. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Dong Hwa Univ., Hualien, Taiwan
Liang-Gee Chen , Inst. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Dong Hwa Univ., Hualien, Taiwan
Ruei-Xi Chen , Inst. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Dong Hwa Univ., Hualien, Taiwan
pp. 105
TA04: Medical Image Analysis I Oral

Multiresolution detection of stellate lesions in mammograms (Abstract)

E.J. Delp , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
Sheng Liu , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 109

A signal processing approach to functional MRI for brain mapping (Abstract)

E. Brown , Dept. of Stat., Macquarie Univ., Sydney, NSW, Australia
V. Solo , Dept. of Stat., Macquarie Univ., Sydney, NSW, Australia
R. Weisskoff , Dept. of Stat., Macquarie Univ., Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 121
TA05: Motion Tracking/Estimation Poster

An efficient block matching algorithm based on a valid assumption of the convex distortion (Abstract)

C.C. Lin , Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
R.R. Raje , Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
D.J. Pease , Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
pp. 172

Detecting multiple moving targets using deformable contours (Abstract)

N. Paragios , Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Sophia Antipolis, France
R. Deriche , Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 183

Joint detection, interpolation, motion and parameter estimation for image sequences with missing data (Abstract)

S.J. Godsill , Dept. of Eng., Cambridge Univ., UK
A.C. Kokaram , Dept. of Eng., Cambridge Univ., UK
pp. 191
TA06: Image Analysis Poster

Using Markov random fields for contour-based grouping (Abstract)

G. Sagerer , AG Angewandte Inf., Bielefeld Univ., Germany
D. Schluter , AG Angewandte Inf., Bielefeld Univ., Germany
S. Posch , AG Angewandte Inf., Bielefeld Univ., Germany
A. Massmann , AG Angewandte Inf., Bielefeld Univ., Germany
pp. 207

Phase retrieval as a means of wavefront sensing (Abstract)

R.G. Lane , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Canterbury Univ., Christchurch, New Zealand
R. Irwan , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Canterbury Univ., Christchurch, New Zealand
pp. 242

Biorthogonal quincunx Coifman wavelets (Abstract)

A.C. Bovik , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
B.L. Evans , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
Dong Wei , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 246

Algorithmic representation of visual information (Abstract)

A. Eleftheriadis , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
D. Sow , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 250

Implementations of on sensor image compression and comparisons between pixel and column parallel architectures (Abstract)

Y. Ohtsuka , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Tokyo Univ., Japan
M. Abe , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Tokyo Univ., Japan
K. Aizawa , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Tokyo Univ., Japan
M. Hatori , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Tokyo Univ., Japan
T. Hamamoto , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Tokyo Univ., Japan
pp. 258
TA07A: Lossless Image Coding Poster

Minimum-entropy clustering and its application to lossless image coding (Abstract)

K.K. Paliwal , Sch. of Microelectron. Eng., Griffith Univ., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
F. Golchin , Sch. of Microelectron. Eng., Griffith Univ., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
pp. 262

On the estimation of the probability distribution of a non stationary source for lossless data compression (Abstract)

J.D. Pfefferman , Fac. de Ingenieria, Buenos Aires Univ., Argentina
B. Cernuschi-Frias , Fac. de Ingenieria, Buenos Aires Univ., Argentina
H.J. Gonzalez , Fac. de Ingenieria, Buenos Aires Univ., Argentina
pp. 270

Rounding transform based approach for lossless subband coding (Abstract)

R. Prost , Inst. Nat. des Sci. Appliquees, Villeurbanne, France
Ho-Youl Jung , Inst. Nat. des Sci. Appliquees, Villeurbanne, France
pp. 274

Performance analysis of wavelets in embedded zerotree-based lossless image coding schemes (Abstract)

V.N. Ramaswamy , Center for Microelectron. Res., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
N. Ranganathan , Center for Microelectron. Res., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
K.R. Namuduri , Center for Microelectron. Res., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
pp. 278

BACIC: a new method for lossless bi-level and grayscale image compression (Abstract)

C.G. Boncelet , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
M.D. Reavy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
pp. 282

A study of two new adaptive predictors for lossless image compression (Abstract)

Guang Deng , Sch. of Electron. Eng., La Trobe Univ., Bundoora, Vic., Australia
S. Marusic , Sch. of Electron. Eng., La Trobe Univ., Bundoora, Vic., Australia
pp. 286
TA07B: Fractal Image Coding Poster

Fast fractal encoding in frequency domain (Abstract)

O.C. Au , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
L.K. Ma , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
M.L. Liou , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
pp. 298

Wavelet-based fractal transforms for image coding with no search (Abstract)

W.A. Sethares , Western Digital Corp., Rochester, MN, USA
S. Asgari , Western Digital Corp., Rochester, MN, USA
T.Q. Nguyen , Western Digital Corp., Rochester, MN, USA
pp. 302

Extension of the collage theorem (Abstract)

S. Matsumoto , Sch. of Eng., Hokkaido Univ. Sapporo, Japan
H. Kitajima , Sch. of Eng., Hokkaido Univ. Sapporo, Japan
M. Haseyama , Sch. of Eng., Hokkaido Univ. Sapporo, Japan
H. Honda , Sch. of Eng., Hokkaido Univ. Sapporo, Japan
pp. 306

Adaptive partitionings for fractal image compression (Abstract)

M. Ruhl , Inst. fur Inf., Freiburg Univ., Germany
H. Hartenstein , Inst. fur Inf., Freiburg Univ., Germany
D. Saupe , Inst. fur Inf., Freiburg Univ., Germany
pp. 310

Optimum parent pruning in fractal compression (Abstract)

D.M. Monro , Sch. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., Bath Univ., UK
D.M. Bethel , Sch. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., Bath Univ., UK
pp. 318
TA08: Image/Video Enhancement II Poster

Bayesian restoration of noisy images with the EM algorithm (Abstract)

T.Q. Nguyen , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
W.C. Karl , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
M. Saeed , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
H.R. Rabiee , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 322

Text and image sharpening of scanned images in the JPEG domain (Abstract)

V. Bhasharan , Hewlett-Packard Co., Palo Alto, CA, USA
G. Beretta , Hewlett-Packard Co., Palo Alto, CA, USA
K. Konstantinides , Hewlett-Packard Co., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 326

Transmission errors recovery using fuzzy block similarity measures (Abstract)

R. Pyndiah , Telecom Bretagne, Brest, France
Ch. Roux , Telecom Bretagne, Brest, France
B. Solaiman , Telecom Bretagne, Brest, France
O. Aitsab , Telecom Bretagne, Brest, France
pp. 330

Processing JPEG-compressed images (Abstract)

R.L. De Queiroz , Xerox Corp., Webster, NY, USA
pp. 334

Reduction of nonstationary noise in telescope imagery using a support constraint (Abstract)

D.W. Tyler , Schafer Corp., Albuquerque, NM, USA
C.L. Matson , Schafer Corp., Albuquerque, NM, USA
pp. 338

A new approach for restoring block-transform coded images with estimation of correlation matrices (Abstract)

Wan-Chi Siu , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Polytech., Kowloon, Hong Kong
Yuk-Hee Chan , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Polytech., Kowloon, Hong Kong
S.S.O. Choy , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Polytech., Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 342

Preprocessing for discrete multiwavelet transform of two-dimensional signals (Abstract)

Lai-Man Po , Dept. of Electron. Eng., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Kwok-Wai Cheung , Dept. of Electron. Eng., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
pp. 350

Sea clutter rejection in radar image using wavelets and fractals (Abstract)

Chyi-Chyng Lin , Inst. of Maritime Technol., Ocean Univ., Taiwan, China
Jung-Jae Chao , Inst. of Maritime Technol., Ocean Univ., Taiwan, China
pp. 354

Complexity-regularized image denoising (Abstract)

Juan Liu , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
P. Moulin , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 370

Spatial adaptive wavelet thresholding for image denoising (Abstract)

M. Vetterli , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
S.G. Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 374
TA09: Image Features Poster

Moment matrices for recognition of spatial pattern in noisy images (Abstract)

W.J. Williams , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J. O'Neill , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
A.O. Hero , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 378

The velocity Hough transform: a new technique for dynamic feature extraction (Abstract)

J.M. Nash , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
M.S. Nixon , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
J.N. Carter , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
pp. 386

An adaptive implementation of the SUSAN method for image edge and feature detection (Abstract)

M.M. Perez , Dept. of Electron. Syst. Eng., Essex Univ., Colchester, U
T.J. Dennis , Dept. of Electron. Syst. Eng., Essex Univ., Colchester, U
pp. 394

Additive fuzzy enhancement and an associative memory for feature tracking in radiation therapy images (Abstract)

H.R. Tizhoosh , Inst. for Meas. Technol. & Electron., Magdeburg Univ. of Technol., Germany
G. Krell , Inst. for Meas. Technol. & Electron., Magdeburg Univ. of Technol., Germany
B. Michaelis , Inst. for Meas. Technol. & Electron., Magdeburg Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 398

Efficient ASIC and FPGA implementations of IIR filters for real time edge detection (Abstract)

L. Kessal , CNRS-ENSEA/UCP, Cergy Pontoise, France
D. Demigny , CNRS-ENSEA/UCP, Cergy Pontoise, France
F.G. Lorca , CNRS-ENSEA/UCP, Cergy Pontoise, France
pp. 406

Model-based estimation of facial expression parameters from image sequences (Abstract)

B. Girod , Telecommun. Inst., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
P. Eisert , Telecommun. Inst., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
pp. 418

Extraction of discontinuous chains of symbols by means of perceptual grouping (Abstract)

M. Lilla , Dipt. di Elettronica, Pavia Univ., Italy
A. Mecocci , Dipt. di Elettronica, Pavia Univ., Italy
P. Gamba , Dipt. di Elettronica, Pavia Univ., Italy
pp. 422

The Hellinger-Kakutani metric for pattern recognition (Abstract)

T.D. Bui , Centre in Stat. Sci. & Ind. Math., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
G. Chen , Centre in Stat. Sci. & Ind. Math., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
Q. Tieng , Centre in Stat. Sci. & Ind. Math., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
V.V. Anh , Centre in Stat. Sci. & Ind. Math., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
pp. 430
TA10: Image/Video Representation Poster

Automated analysis of complex scenes of airborne fiberglass preparations for scanning electron microscopy imagery (Abstract)

M.R. Azimi-Sadjadi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
O. Yanez-Suarez , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 438

A new 2-D spectrum estimate using multichannel AR approach of 2-D fast RLS algorithms (Abstract)

O. Alata , GDR-ISIS, CNRS, Talence, France
M. Najim , GDR-ISIS, CNRS, Talence, France
P. Baylou , GDR-ISIS, CNRS, Talence, France
pp. 442

The analytic image (Abstract)

J.P. Havlicek , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Oklahoma Univ., Norman, OK, USA
A.C. Bovik , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Oklahoma Univ., Norman, OK, USA
J.W. Havlicek , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Oklahoma Univ., Norman, OK, USA
pp. 446

Biologically inspired recognition model with extension fields (Abstract)

P. Kalocsai , Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 450

Image coupling, restoration and enhancement via PDE's (Abstract)

G. Aubert , Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Sophia Antipolis, France
P. Komprobst , Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Sophia Antipolis, France
R. Deriche , Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 458

A Markovian approach to color image restoration based on space filling curves (Abstract)

A. Teschioni , Dept. of Biophys. & Electron. Eng., Genoa Univ., Italy
E. Stringa , Dept. of Biophys. & Electron. Eng., Genoa Univ., Italy
C.S. Regazzoni , Dept. of Biophys. & Electron. Eng., Genoa Univ., Italy
pp. 462

Multichannel image identification and restoration using continuous spatial domain modeling (Abstract)

J. Keller , Dept. of Electr. Eng., King Fahd Univ. of Pet. & Miner., Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
U.A. Al-Suwailem , Dept. of Electr. Eng., King Fahd Univ. of Pet. & Miner., Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
pp. 466

Segmentation and edge-preserving restoration (Abstract)

G. Aubert , Lab. I3S, Nice Univ., Valbonne, France
S. Teboul , Lab. I3S, Nice Univ., Valbonne, France
M. Barlaud , Lab. I3S, Nice Univ., Valbonne, France
L. Blanc-Feraud , Lab. I3S, Nice Univ., Valbonne, France
pp. 470

An iterative weighted regularized algorithm for improving the resolution of video sequences (Abstract)

Moon Gi Kang , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
Min-Cheol Hong , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
A.K. Katsaggelos , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
pp. 474

3D shape modelling using a multi-scale surface model (Abstract)

Xinquan Shen , Dept. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., Birmingham Univ., UK
M. Spann , Dept. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., Birmingham Univ., UK
pp. 478
TP02: Image/Video Segmentation Oral

Motion-based segmentation using a thresholded merging strategy on watershed segments (Abstract)

P. de Smet , Dept. for Telecommun. & Inf. Process., Ghent Univ., Belgium
D. de Vleeschauwer , Dept. for Telecommun. & Inf. Process., Ghent Univ., Belgium
pp. 490

Feature-based hierarchical video segmentation (Abstract)

S. Harrington , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Princeton Univ., NJ, US
G. Bozdagi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Princeton Univ., NJ, US
J. Yu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Princeton Univ., NJ, US
pp. 498

Moving visual representations of video objects for content-based search and browsing (Abstract)

A. Murat Tekalp , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
B. Gunsel , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
P.J.L. van Beek , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
pp. 502

A recursive estimation approach to the segmentation of MR imagery (Abstract)

M. Schneider , BME Dept., Boston Univ., MA, USA
A. Willsky , BME Dept., Boston Univ., MA, USA
W.C. Karl , BME Dept., Boston Univ., MA, USA
J. Kaufhold , BME Dept., Boston Univ., MA, USA
pp. 506

Region-based video coding using a multiscale image segmentation (Abstract)

Seung Chul Yoon , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
K. Ratakonda , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
N. Ahuja , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 510

Semantic video object segmentation and tracking using mathematical morphology and perspective motion model (Abstract)

Ming-Chieh Lee , Microsoft Corp., Redmond, WA, USA
Chuang Gu , Microsoft Corp., Redmond, WA, USA
pp. 514

A fast and accurate algorithm for facial feature segmentation (Abstract)

M.K. Ibrahim , Dept. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., De Monfort Univ., Leicester, UK
B.K. Low , Dept. of Electron. & Electr. Eng., De Monfort Univ., Leicester, UK
pp. 518

A rule-based method for object segmentation in video sequences (Abstract)

E. Tuncel , Dept. of Electr. Comput. & Syst. Eng., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
L. Onural , Dept. of Electr. Comput. & Syst. Eng., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
A. Aydm Alatan , Dept. of Electr. Comput. & Syst. Eng., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
pp. 522
TP03: Multimedia Database Oral

Motion indexing of video (Abstract)

E. Sahouria , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
A. Zakhor , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 526

Video browsing for course-on-demand in distance learning (Abstract)

Ming-Ting Sun , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
S. Deshpande , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
Jenq-Neng Hwang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
Jeongnam Youn , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
pp. 530

Eigen-image based video segmentation and indexing (Abstract)

A.H. Tewfik , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
K.J. Han , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 538

Content-based pre-indexed video (Abstract)

N. Vasconcelos , Media Lab., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
A. Lippman , Media Lab., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 542

Speaker identification and video analysis for hierarchical video shot classificatio (Abstract)

A. Enis Cetin , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
J. Nam , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
A.H. Tewfik , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 550

Saliency--Based Visual Representation for Compression (Abstract)

Caip Center , Rutgers University
Thomas E. Slowe , The Media Laboratory
pp. 554

Multiresolution Video Watermarking using Perceptual Models and Scene Segmentation (Abstract)

Mitchell D. Swanson , University of Minnesota
Bin Zhu , University of Minnesota
Ahmed H. Tewfik , University of Minnesota
pp. 558
TP04: Image Processing Oral Hardware/Paralell Algorithms

Interactive control of three dimensional viewing (Abstract)

S.L. Wood , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
pp. 566

Watershed Pyramids for Edge Detection (Abstract)

Scott T. Acton , Oklahoma State University
Anthony S. Wright , Oklahoma State University
pp. 578

Fault analysis and performance monitoring in prototyping machine vision systems (Abstract)

W. Van Dyck , Inst. of Flexible Autom., Wien Univ. of Technol., Austria
D. Schmidradler , Inst. of Flexible Autom., Wien Univ. of Technol., Austria
H. Hufnagl , Inst. of Flexible Autom., Wien Univ. of Technol., Austria
K. Furst , Inst. of Flexible Autom., Wien Univ. of Technol., Austria
pp. 590
TP05: Subband/Wavelet Coding Poster

Subband Image Coding Using Cosine Modulated Filter Banks with Perfect Reconstruction and Linear Phase (Abstract)

R. Sucher , INTHFT, Vienna University of Technology
H. Boelcskei , INTHFT, Vienna University of Technology
F. Hlawatsch , INTHFT, Vienna University of Technology
T. Stranz , INTHFT, Vienna University of Technology
pp. 594

Orientation Selective Subband Decomposition and Stack-run Coding (Abstract)

Thomas R. Fischer , Washington State University
Magatho A. Mello , Washington State University
Roberto H. Bamberger , Washington State University
pp. 598

Optimum design of vector-quantized subband codec (Abstract)

Innho Jee , Sch. of Electron., Electr. & Comput. Eng., Hongik Univ., Chungnam, South Korea
pp. 602

Orientation adapted subband image compression (Abstract)

R.H. Bamberger , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
V. Areekul , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
pp. 606

Reconstruction error in transform/subband coding (Abstract)

A.M. Murching , Dept. of Electr. Comput. & Syst. Eng., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
J.W. Woods , Dept. of Electr. Comput. & Syst. Eng., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
pp. 613

Zerotree Coding of DCT Coefficients (Abstract)

G. J. Dickson , University of Bath
D. M. Monro , University of Bath
pp. 625

Two channel non-separable 2D subband coding and its optimization (Abstract)

N. Kambayashi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nagaoka Univ. of Technol., Niigata, Japan
A. Hosotani , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nagaoka Univ. of Technol., Niigata, Japan
S. Fukuma , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nagaoka Univ. of Technol., Niigata, Japan
M. Iwahashi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nagaoka Univ. of Technol., Niigata, Japan
pp. 633

Significance-Linked Connected Component Analysis for Low Bit Rate Image Coding (Abstract)

Bing-Bing Chai , University of Missouri-Columbia
Jozsef Vass , University of Missouri-Columbia
Xinhua Zhuang , University of Missouri-Columbia
pp. 637

Optimal Subband Decoding (Abstract)

Aria Nosratinia , Rice University
pp. 641

Efficient Coding of the Classification Table in Low Bit Rate Subband Image Coding by Use of Hierarchical Enumeration (Abstract)

Tor A. Ramstad , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Arild Fuldseth , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Ilangko Balasingham , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
pp. 649
TP06: Applications Poster

Feedforward neural networks with multilevel hidden neurons for remotely sensed image classificatio (Abstract)

Xiao-Ping Zhang , Div. of Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
M. Desai , Div. of Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
Zhong-yu Chen , Div. of Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
pp. 653

Adaptive rate controlling for reliable video communication over wireless packet networks (Abstract)

G.R. Rajugopal , Dept. of Syst. & Comput. Eng., Carleton Univ., Ottawa, Ont., Canada
R.H.M. Hafez , Dept. of Syst. & Comput. Eng., Carleton Univ., Ottawa, Ont., Canada
pp. 657

High resolution radar tomography (Abstract)

G. Poulalion , CEA/CESTA, Le Barp, France
S. Morvan , CEA/CESTA, Le Barp, France
O. Flous , CEA/CESTA, Le Barp, France
M. Najim , CEA/CESTA, Le Barp, France
pp. 661

Data Hiding for Video-in-Video (Abstract)

Ahmed H. Tewfik , University of Minnesota
Mitchell D. Swanson , University of Minnesota
Bin Zhu , University of Minnesota
pp. 676

An Invisible Watermarking Technique for Image Verification (Abstract)

Minerva M. Yeung , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center,
Fred Mintzer , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center,
pp. 680

A FEM-based nonlinear MAP estimator in electrical impedance tomography (Abstract)

J. Idier , Lab. des Signaux et Syst., CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
T. Martin , Lab. des Signaux et Syst., CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
pp. 684

Hybrid ARQ with Selective Combining for Video Transmission over Wireless Channels (Abstract)

Qinqing Zhang , University of Pennsylvania
Saleem A. Kassam , University of Pennsylvania
pp. 692

Soft Caching: Image Caching in a Rate-Distortion Framework (Abstract)

Fabio Carignano , University of Southern California
Antonio Ortega , University of Southern California
Martin Vetterli , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology StateZip:
Claudio Weidmann , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology StateZip:
pp. 696

Critical Point Detection in Fluid Flow Images (Abstract)

Ralph M. Ford , The Pennsylvania State University at Erie
pp. 700
TP07: Image Boundary, Curves and Poster Surfaces

Contour detection using multi-scale active shape models (Abstract)

B.S. Sharif , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
E.G. Chester , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
S. Mahmoodi , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
pp. 708

Geometric modeling from scattered 3-D range data (Abstract)

In Kyu Park , Real Time Vision Lab., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
Sang Uk Lee , Real Time Vision Lab., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
pp. 712

Image Representation Using Curvature Information in Intensity Profiles (Abstract)

Jeng-Hong Twu , National Chiao Tung University
Hsi-Hsing Liu , National Chiao Tung University
Sheng-Jyh Wang , National Chiao Tung University
pp. 720

Optimum Laplacian for digital image processing (Abstract)

B. Kamgar-Parsi , Div. of Inf. Technol., Naval Res. Lab., Washington, DC, USA
A. Rosenfeld , Div. of Inf. Technol., Naval Res. Lab., Washington, DC, USA
B. Kamgar-Parsi , Div. of Inf. Technol., Naval Res. Lab., Washington, DC, USA
pp. 728

Boundary extraction algorithm based on particle motion in a vector image field (Abstract)

L. Upda , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Eng., Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA, USA
N. Eua-Anant , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Eng., Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA, USA
pp. 732

A Simple Algorithm for Efficient Piecewise Linear Approximation of Space Curves (Abstract)

Isabel Beichl , National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) USA
John Albert Horst , National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) USA
pp. 744

Fitting the Most Probable Curve to Noisy Observations (Abstract)

Garry N. Newsam , Defence Science and Technology Organization
Nicholas J. Redding , Defence Science and Technology Organization
pp. 752

A hierarchical and adaptive deformable model for mouth boundary detection (Abstract)

A.R. Mirhosseini , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
K.M. Lam , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
C. Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
H. Yan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 756

Corner characterization by statistical analysis of gradient-direction (Abstract)

S. Yin , Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
J.G. Balchen , Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 760

A method to obtain the integrated contour image in colour scenes (Abstract)

X. Cufi , Inst. of Inf. & Appl., Univ. of Girona, Spain
A. Casals , Inst. of Inf. & Appl., Univ. of Girona, Spain
J. Batlle , Inst. of Inf. & Appl., Univ. of Girona, Spain
pp. 764
TP08: Video Coding III Poster

Scalable Rate Control for Very Low Bit Rate (VLBR) Video (Abstract)

Ya-Qin Zhang , Sarnoff Corporation
Tihao Chiang , Sarnoff Corporation
Hung-Ju Lee , Sarnoff Corporation
pp. 768

Feature-oriented Rate Shaping of Pre-compressed Image/Video (Abstract)

Bede Liu , Princeton University
Baining Guo , York University
Wenjun Zeng , Princeton University
pp. 772

Scene Adaptive Rate Control in a Distributed Parallel MPEG Video Encoder (Abstract)

R. L. Lagendijk , Delft University of Technology
S. Bozoki , Technical University of Budapest
pp. 780

Low Bit Rate Video Coding Using Wavelet-Based Fractal Approximation (Abstract)

Nam Chul Kim , Kyungpook National University
Sang Hyun Kim , Kyungpook National University
pp. 787

A Spatial and Temporal Motion Vector Coding Algorithm for Low-Bit-Rate Video Coding (Abstract)

Michael C. Chen , Research Department, VTEL Corporation
Alan N. Willson Jr , University of California, Los Angeles
pp. 791

A hybrid BMC/OBMC motion compensation scheme (Abstract)

C.-C.Jay Kuo , University of Southern California
Tien-ying Kuo , University of Southern California
pp. 795

Efficient RD optimized macroblock coding mode selection for MPEG-2 video encoding (Abstract)

Yuen-Wen Lee , Dept. of Electr. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
F. Kossentini , Dept. of Electr. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
R. Ward , Dept. of Electr. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
pp. 803

The impact of rate control algorithms on video codec hardware design (Abstract)

Sheu-Chih Cheng , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Hsueh-Ming Hang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 807

Rate-Constrained Motion Estimation Algorithm for Video Coding (Abstract)

Lurng-Kuo Liu , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
pp. 811
TP09A: Content Based Retrieval II Poster

Content-based image retrieval with relevance feedback in MARS (Abstract)

Y. Rui , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
S. Mehrotra , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
T.S. Huang , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 815

Content-scalable shape representation and coding (Abstract)

R.J. Qian , Sharp Lab. of America, Camas, WA, USA
M.I. Sezan , Sharp Lab. of America, Camas, WA, USA
pp. 819

Fast Image Database Search using Tree-Structured VQ (Abstract)

Jan P. Allebach , Purdue University
Charles A. Bouman , Purdue University
Jau-Yuen Chen , Purdue University
pp. 827

Dimensionality Reduction Using Multi-Dimensional Scaling for Content-Based Retrieval (Abstract)

Morris Beatty , University of California, Santa Barbara
B. S. Manjunath , University of California, Santa Barbara
pp. 835
TP09B: Stochastic Image Models Poster

A maximum likelihood estimation method for multispectral autoregressive image models (Abstract)

A. Khotanzad , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
J. Bennett , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 839

A New MRF Model for Robust Estimate of Occlusion and Motion Vector Fields (Abstract)

Keng-Pang Lim , Nanyang Technological University
Man-Nang Chong , Nanyang Technological University
Amitabha Das , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 843

Stochastic models for recognition of articulated objects (Abstract)

B. Bhanu , Coll. of Eng., California Univ., Riverside, CA, USA
B. Tian , Coll. of Eng., California Univ., Riverside, CA, USA
pp. 847

Morphologically constrained Gibbs random fields (Abstract)

K. Sivakumar , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
J. Goutsias , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
pp. 851

Medical image segmentation using mean field annealing network (Abstract)

Jzau-Sheng Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chin-Yi Inst. of Technol., Taichung, Taiwan
Y.M. Huang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chin-Yi Inst. of Technol., Taichung, Taiwan
R.M. Chen , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chin-Yi Inst. of Technol., Taichung, Taiwan
pp. 855

A stochastic dynamical system for image segmentation (Abstract)

M. Satyaranjan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, Indi
U.S. Ranjan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, Indi
pp. 859

On topological deep-structure segmentation (Abstract)

B. ter Haar Romeny , Image Sci. Inst., Utrecht Univ., Netherlands
S.N. Kalitzin , Image Sci. Inst., Utrecht Univ., Netherlands
M. Viergever , Image Sci. Inst., Utrecht Univ., Netherlands
pp. 863

A New Spatial Interaction Model for Color Texture (Abstract)

Pei-hsiu Suen , University of California, Irvine
Glenn Healey , University of California, Irvine
pp. 867
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