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2012 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (2003)
Baltimore, MD, USA
July 6, 2003 to July 9, 2003
ISBN: 0-7803-7965-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Path diversity and bandwidth allocation for multimedia streaming (Abstract)

T. Nguyen , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
P. Mehra , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
A. Zakhor , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 1-4

Research and design of a mobile streaming media content delivery network (Abstract)

S. Roy , Streaming Media Syst. Group, HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
S. Wee , Streaming Media Syst. Group, HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Wai-tian Tan , Streaming Media Syst. Group, HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
J. Apostolopoulos , Streaming Media Syst. Group, HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 5-8

Video streaming with diversity (Abstract)

B. Girod , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
E. Setton , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
Y. Liang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
J. Chakareski , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 9-12

Estimation of erased data in a H.263 coded stream by using unbalanced multiple description coding (Abstract)

P. Sagetong , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
A. Ortega , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
M. Fumagalli , CEFRIEL, Milan, Italy
pp. 13-16

Quality monitoring for compressed video subjected to packet loss (Abstract)

V. Vaishampayan , AT&T Labs - Res., USA
A.R. Reibman , AT&T Labs - Res., USA
pp. 17-20

A framework for aligning and indexing movies with their script (Abstract)

R. Ronfard , INRIA Rhone Alpes, Montbonnot, France
T.T. Thuong , INRIA Rhone Alpes, Montbonnot, France
pp. 21-24

Imagerank : spectral techniques for structural analysis of image database (Abstract)

Hongjiang Zhang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
Xiaofei He , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
Wei-Ying Ma , INRIA Rhone Alpes, Montbonnot, France
pp. 25-28

Anchor space for classification and similarity measurement of music (Abstract)

A. Berenzweig , LabROSA, Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
S. Lawrence , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
D.P.W. Ellis , LabROSA, Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 29-32

Automatic singer identification (Abstract)

Tong Zhang , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 33-36

Sunset scene classification using simulated image recomposition (Abstract)

M. Bautell , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
R.T. Gray , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
J. Luo , LabROSA, Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 37-40

Eye gaze and speech for data entry: a comparison of different data entry methods (Abstract)

R.T. Gray , Dept. of Comput. & Math., Nottingham Trent Univ., UK
N. Sherkat , Dept. of Comput. & Math., Nottingham Trent Univ., UK
T. Allen , Dept. of Comput. & Math., Nottingham Trent Univ., UK
pp. 41-44

Wearable imaging system for summarizing personal experiences (Abstract)

K. Aizawa , Dept. of Frontier Informatics, Tokyo Univ., Japan
Y. Sawahata , Dept. of Frontier Informatics, Tokyo Univ., Japan
pp. 45-48

FlowField and beyond: applying pressure-sensitive multi-point touchpad interaction (Abstract)

T.T.H. Chen , Human Commun. Technol. Lab., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
S. Pels , Human Commun. Technol. Lab., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
S.S. Min , Human Commun. Technol. Lab., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
pp. 49-52

Visual attention based image browsing on mobile devices (Abstract)

Hong-Jiang Zhang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
Xin Fan , Microsoft Res. Asia, Hefei, China
Xing Xie , Human Commun. Technol. Lab., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
Wei-Ying Ma , Human Commun. Technol. Lab., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
pp. 53-56

A hybrid music retrieval system using belief networks to integrate multimodal queries and contextual knowledge (Abstract)

B. Schuller , Inst. for Human-Computer Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
G. Rigoll , Inst. for Human-Computer Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
M. Zobl , Inst. for Human-Computer Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
M. Lang , Inst. for Human-Computer Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
pp. 57-60

A statistical multidimensional humming transcription using phone level hidden Markov models for query by humming systems (Abstract)

Hsuan-Huei Shih , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
C.-C.J. Kuo , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
S.S. Narayanan , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 61-64

A fine granular scalable perceptually lossy and lossless audio codec (Abstract)

X. Lin , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
R. Yu , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
S. Rahardja , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
C.C. Ko , Inst. for Human-Computer Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
pp. 65-68

An investigation into subspace rapid speaker adaptation for verification (Abstract)

S. Lucey , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Tsuhan Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 69-72

Selection, parameter estimation, and discriminative training of hidden Markov models for general audio modeling (Abstract)

D.P.W. Ellis , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
M.J. Reyes-Gomez , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 73-76

New static and dynamic search algorithms for fast MP3 bit allocations (Abstract)

Chih-Kai Yang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Sou-Gee Chen , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 77-80

Robust panorama from MPEG video (Abstract)

G. Morrison , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
Li-Qun Xu , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
C. Nightingale , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
J. Morphett , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
Yongmin Li , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
pp. 81-84

Fast stitching algorithm for moving object detection and mosaic construction (Abstract)

Jun-Wei Hsieh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Yuan-Ze Univ., Taoyuan, Taiwan
pp. 85-88

Planar region depth filling using edge detection with embedded confidence technique and Hough transform (Abstract)

Z.J. Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Western Ontario Univ., London, Ont., Canada
J. Samaranbandu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Western Ontario Univ., London, Ont., Canada
pp. 89-92

Wide baseline spectral matching (Abstract)

S.H. Srinivasan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
M. Kankanhalli , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 93-96

Colorizing infrared home videos (Abstract)

Wei-Qi Yan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
M.S. Kankanhalli , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 97-9100

Image interpolation using wavelet-based contour estimation (Abstract)

H.F. Ates , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Princeton Univ., NJ, USA
M.T. Orchard , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 101-104

A novel approach to fast multi-block motion estimation for H.264 video coding (Abstract)

Y.M. Yeung , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Andy Chang , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
O.C. Au , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 105-108

Super resolution recovery for multi-camera surveillance imaging (Abstract)

A.M. Tekalp , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
W. Heinzelman , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
G. Caner , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
pp. 109-112

Constrained texture synthesis for image post processing (Abstract)

W. Heinzelman , Dept. Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
R.A. Sambhare , Dept. Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
pp. 113-116

A programmable, high performance vector array unit used for real-time motion estimation (Abstract)

M. Dwyer , Multimedia Archit. Lab., Motorola Inc., Schaumburg, IL, USA
N. Bellas , Multimedia Archit. Lab., Motorola Inc., Schaumburg, IL, USA
pp. 117-120

Performance evaluation of ring-structure register file in multimedia applications (Abstract)

Chien-Hung Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chein-Wei Jen , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chen-Chia Lee , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Tay-Jyi Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Yu-Ming Chang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Tsung-Hsun Yang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chi-Chi Chang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Hung-Yueh Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 121-124

Coefficient optimization for area-effective multiplier-less FIR filters (Abstract)

Tay-Jyi Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chein-Wei Jen , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Tsung-Hsun Yang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 125-128

A sensor-fusion method for detecting a speaking student (Abstract)

K. Higashi , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
M. Minoh , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
S. Nishiguchi , Graduate Sch. of Law, Kyoto Univ., Japan
Y. Kameda , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 129-132

A low power VLSI implementation for variable length decoder in MPEG-1 layer III (Abstract)

Chun-Nan Liu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-li, Taiwan
Tsung-Han Tsai , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-li, Taiwan
Wen-Cheng Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-li, Taiwan
pp. 133-136

Novel word-level algorithm of embedded block coding in JPEG 2000 (Abstract)

Ya-Yun Shih , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Yu-Wei Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Tu-Chih Wang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Hung-Chi Fang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Liang-Gee Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 137-140

Quantized color instruction set for media-on-demand applications (Abstract)

Jongmyon Kim , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
D.S. Wills , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 141-144

Tracking and presenting user attention for collaborative browsing using heterogeneous devices (Abstract)

V. Khamsi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
M. Yan , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
J. Shaw , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
Shih-Ping Liou , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 145-148

Rapid prototyping of JPEG encoder using the ASIP development system: PEAS-III (Abstract)

K. Mita , Graduate Sch. of Eng. Sci., Osaka Univ., Japan
M. Imai , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
S. Kobayashi , Graduate Sch. of Eng. Sci., Osaka Univ., Japan
Y. Takeuchi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 149-152

Sketch creation utilizing shape matching techniques (Abstract)

I. Andreou , Dept. of Technol. Educ. & Digital Syst., Piraeus, Karoli & Dimitriou Univ., Piraeus, Greece
N.M. Sgouros , Dept. of Technol. Educ. & Digital Syst., Piraeus, Karoli & Dimitriou Univ., Piraeus, Greece
pp. 153-156

Edge-based semantic classification of sports video sequences (Abstract)

S. Nepal , Math. & Inf. Sci., CSIRO, North Ryde, NSW, Australia
U. Srinivasan , Math. & Inf. Sci., CSIRO, North Ryde, NSW, Australia
M.H. Lee , Math. & Inf. Sci., CSIRO, North Ryde, NSW, Australia
pp. 157-160

Enabling video annotation using a semantic database extended with visual knowledge (Abstract)

G.C. Stein , One Res. Circle, GE Global Res., NY, USA
A. Hoogs , One Res. Circle, GE Global Res., NY, USA
J. Rittscher , One Res. Circle, GE Global Res., NY, USA
pp. 161-164

A fast search algorithm for background music signals based on the search for numerous small signal components (Abstract)

H. Murase , NTT Commun. Sci. Labs., NTT Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Kashino , NTT Commun. Sci. Labs., NTT Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
H. Nagano , NTT Commun. Sci. Labs., NTT Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 165-168

Generic play-break event detection for summarization and hierarchical sports video analysis (Abstract)

A. Ekin , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
M. Tekalp , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
pp. 169-172

Extracting anchorable information units from PDF files (Abstract)

P. Liu , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
L. Hsu , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
A. Chakraborty , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 173-176

Recognizing facial expressions using active textures with wrinkles (Abstract)

Lijun Yin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., SUNY, Binghamton, NY, USA
S. Royt , Dept. of Comput. Sci., SUNY, Binghamton, NY, USA
A. Basu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
M.T. Yourst , Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 177-180

Oscillatory gestures and discourse (Abstract)

F. Quek , Dept. of Comput. & Sci. Eng., Wright State Univ., Dayton, OH, USA
Yingen Xiong , Dept. of Comput. & Sci. Eng., Wright State Univ., Dayton, OH, USA
pp. 181-184

Optimizing wireless multimedia transmissions through cross layer design (Abstract)

Haitao Zheng , Lucent Technol. Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
pp. 185-188

Quality of service controlled adaptive video-coding over IEEE 802.11 wireless links (Abstract)

R. Lagendijk , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
J.R. Taal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
K. Langendoen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
I. Haratcherev , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 189-192

Is fine-granular scalable video coding beneficial for wireless video applications? (Abstract)

T. Stockhammer , Inst. of Commun. Eng., Munich Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 193-196

Joint cross-layer design for wireless QoS video delivery (Abstract)

S. Hsia , Div. of Eng., Brown Univ., Providence, RI, USA
Jie Chen , Div. of Eng., Brown Univ., Providence, RI, USA
pp. 197-200

Shaping for video with frame dependency (Abstract)

T.P.-c. Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Tsuhan Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 201-204

Performance of detection statistics under collusion attacks on independent multimedia fingerprints (Abstract)

Z.J. Wang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Hong Zhao , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
K.J.R. Liu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Min Wu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 205-208

Improving the detection reliability of correlation-based watermarking techniques (Abstract)

A. Tefas , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
N. Nikolaidis , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
A. Giannoula , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
I. Pitas , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 209-212

A multi-bit robust watermark for halftone images (Abstract)

I. Pitas , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
O.C. Au , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 213-216

Increasing robustness of an audio watermark using turbo codes (Abstract)

N. Cvejic , Center for Wireless Commun., Oulu Univ., Finland
D. Tujkovic , Center for Wireless Commun., Oulu Univ., Finland
T. Seppanen , Center for Wireless Commun., Oulu Univ., Finland
pp. 217-220

Time base modulation: a new approach to watermarking audio (Abstract)

A. Girgensohn , FX PaIo Alto Lab. Inc.,, Palo Alto, CA, USA
J. Adcock , FX PaIo Alto Lab. Inc.,, Palo Alto, CA, USA
J. Foote , FX PaIo Alto Lab. Inc.,, Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 221-224

Parametric face modeling and affect synthesis (Abstract)

M. Trivedi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., San Diego, CA, USA
S.P. Mallick , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., San Diego, CA, USA
pp. 225-228

Bringing the human arm reachable space to a virtual environment for its analysis (Abstract)

I. Rodriguez , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Alcala Univ., Madrid, Spain
M. Peinado , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Alcala Univ., Madrid, Spain
R. Boulic , FX PaIo Alto Lab. Inc.,, Palo Alto, CA, USA
D. Meziat , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 229-232

A system for active image-based rendering (Abstract)

Tsuhan Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Cha Zhang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 233-236

Surface denoising with directional fuzzy vector median filtering (Abstract)

Yuzhong Shen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
K.E. Barner , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
pp. 237-240

Reconstruction of linearly parameterized models using the vanishing points from a single image (Abstract)

Jong-Soo Choi , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Yoon Yong-In , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Dae-Hyun Kim , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Jang-Hwan Im , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
pp. 241-244

Personal authentication based on generalized symmetric max minimal distance in subspace (Abstract)

Tsuhan Chen , Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Wende Zhang , Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 245-248

Blind image extraction from nonlinear mixtures using MLP-based ICA (Abstract)

J.C. Patra , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
Ee-Luang Ang , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
T.V. Nguyen , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 249-252

Identification of objects from image regions (Abstract)

Yuqing Song , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
Aidong Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., New York State Univ., Buffalo, NY, USA
Wei Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., New York State Univ., Buffalo, NY, USA
pp. 253-256

Real time face authentication system using autoassociative neural network models (Abstract)

B. Yegnanarayana , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
B.S. Venkatesh , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
S. Palanivel , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 257

Postures of a human wearing a multiple-colored suit based on color information processing (Abstract)

Dong-Wan Kang , Graduate Sch. of Global Inf. & Telecommun. Studies, Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
J. Ohya , Graduate Sch. of Global Inf. & Telecommun. Studies, Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 261-264

Automatic generation of dubbing video slides for mobile wireless environment (Abstract)

Wei Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Hong Kong Chinese Univ., China
M.R. Lyu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Hong Kong Chinese Univ., China
pp. 265-268

Adaptive video highlights for wired and wireless platforms (Abstract)

S. Nepal , CSlRO Math. & Inf. Sci., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
U. Srinivasan , CSlRO Math. & Inf. Sci., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
pp. 269-272

Enabling user-tailored MMS delivery in heterogeneous access scenarios (Abstract)

D. Trossen , Nokia Res. Center Boston, Burlington, MA, USA
H. Chaskar , Nokia Res. Center Boston, Burlington, MA, USA
pp. 273-276

Optimal resource allocation for wireless video over CDMA networks (Abstract)

Zixiang Xiong , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Shengjie Zhao , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Xiaodong Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 277-280

Computation and transmission energy modeling through profiling for MPEG4 video transmission (Abstract)

N. Vijaykrishnan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
M.J. Irwin , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
A. Bhatkar , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
R. Chandramouli , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
pp. 281-284

Delay-optimized robust transmission of images over multiple channels (Abstract)

S.S. Hemami , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
Wen Xu , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
pp. 285-288

Buffering approach for energy saving in video sensors (Abstract)

Wanghong Yuan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
K. Nahrstedt , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 289-292

A distributed power adaptation algorithm for multimedia delivery over ad hoc networks (Abstract)

S.-H.G. Chan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
Jiancong Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
Qian Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
Wen-Wu Zhu , Chungang Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Jin Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 293-296

Multidimensional interactive fine-grained image retrieval (Abstract)

Bee-Chung Chen , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Hsieh-Chang Tu , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Jieh Hsiang , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Wen-Jun Liu , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 297-300

Curvature maps for 3D CBR (Abstract)

A. Del Bimbo , Dipt. di Sistemi e Inf., Firenze Univ., Italy
P. Pala , Dipt. di Sistemi e Inf., Firenze Univ., Italy
J. Assfalg , Dipt. di Sistemi e Inf., Firenze Univ., Italy
pp. 301-304

Image retrieval by fuzzy clustering of relevance feedback records (Abstract)

Ailin Deng , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Gang Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Xiangdong Zhou , Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
Qi Zhang , Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
Lan Lin , Dipt. di Sistemi e Inf., Firenze Univ., Italy
pp. 305-308

Content-based retrieval of music in scalable peer-to-peer networks (Abstract)

Jun Gao , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
G. Tzanetakis , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
P. Steenkiste , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 309-312

An efficient memorization scheme for relevance feedback in image retrieval (Abstract)

Lei Zhang , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
Mingjing Li , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Fang Qian , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Hong-Jiang Zhang , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 313-316

Video clip retrieval by maximal matching and optimal matching in graph theory (Abstract)

Qing-Jie Dong , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Yu-Xin Peng , Inst. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Peking Univ., Beijing, China
Zong-Ming Guo , Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Jian-Guo Xiao , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Chong-Wah Ngo , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 317-320

Incorporating real-valued multiple instance learning into relevance feedback for image retrieval (Abstract)

Xin Hunag , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
Shu-Ching Chen , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
Mei-Ling Shyu , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 321-324

Image retrieval based on 2-D histogram of fractal parameters (Abstract)

A. Basu , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
M. Pi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M. Mandal , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 325-328

Audio-visual synchrony for detection of monologues in video archives (Abstract)

C. Neti , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
G. Iyengar , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
H.J. Nock , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 329-332

A fusion scheme of visual and auditory modalities for event detection in sports video (Abstract)

Min Xu , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Ling-Yu Duan , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Qi Tian , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Chang-Sheng Xu , Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 333-336

Unsupervised object-based sprite coding system for tennis sport (Abstract)

Yu-Wen Huang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Shao-Yi Chien , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Ching-Yeh Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Yi-Hau Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Liang-Gee Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 337-340

Block-based histogram packing of color-quantized images (Abstract)

A.J.R. Neves , Dep. Electron. e Telecomunicacoes, Aveiro Univ., Portugal
A.J. Pinho , Dep. Electron. e Telecomunicacoes, Aveiro Univ., Portugal
pp. 341-344

Performance comparison of the emerging H.264 video coding standard with the existing standards (Abstract)

Y. Altunbasak , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
N. Kamaci , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 345-348

Implementing dynamic GOP in video encoding (Abstract)

Hongjiang Zhang , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
Xiaodong Gu , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
pp. 349-352

Fractal image compression with variance and mean (Abstract)

Yu-Ling Wen , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Yung-Gi Wu , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Ming-Zhi Huang , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 353-356

JPEG 2000-like access using the JPM compound document file format (Abstract)

G.K. Wu , Ricoh Innovations, Menlo Park, CA, USA
M. Boliek , Ricoh Innovations, Menlo Park, CA, USA
pp. 357-360

Efficient motion estimation algorithm using run-time and distortion optimization approach (Abstract)

Shou-Yi Tseng , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Soochow Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 361-364

A real-time curve evolution-based image fusion algorithm for multisensory image segmentation (Abstract)

B.S. Heck-Ferri , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Yuhuan Ding , Sch. of Electr. Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
G.J. Vachtsevanos , Sch. of Electr. Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
G.J. Vachtsevanos , Sch. of Electr. Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
W. Daley , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 369-372

Light field compression using disparity-compensated lifting (Abstract)

Xiaoqing Zhu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
Chuo-Ling Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
P. Ramanathan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
B. Girod , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 373-376

Low bit rate wideband WI speech coding (Abstract)

I.S. Burnett , Whisper Labs, Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
C.H. Ritz , Whisper Labs, Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
J. Lukasiak , Whisper Labs, Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 377-380

Joint optimization of short-term and long-term predictors in CELP speech coders (Abstract)

P. Mermelstein , Inst. Nat. de la Recherche Sci., Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
H. Zarrinkoub , Inst. Nat. de la Recherche Sci., Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 381-384

A measure of aperiodicity and periodicity in speech (Abstract)

C.E. Wilson , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eeng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
O. Deshmukh , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eeng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 385-388

Prosodic manipulation using instants of significant excitation (Abstract)

B. Yegnanarayana , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
K.S. Rao , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 389-392

Using phone and diphone based acoustic models for voice conversion: a step towards creating voice fonts (Abstract)

A. Kumar , Centre for Appl. Res. in Electron., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India
A. Verma , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 393-396

minimum classification error linear regression for acoustic model adaptation of continuous density HMMS (Abstract)

Xiaodong He , Dept. of Comput. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Missouri Univ., USA
Wu Chou , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 397-400

Hidden Markov model-based speech emotion recognition (Abstract)

M. Lang , Inst. for Human-Comput. Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
G. Rigoll , Inst. for Human-Comput. Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
B. Schuller , Inst. for Human-Comput. Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
pp. 401-404

Speech segmentation without speech recognition (Abstract)

Hong-Jiang Zhang , Inst. for Human-Comput. Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
Lie Lu , Inst. for Human-Comput. Commun., Technische Univ. Munchen, Germany
Dong Wang , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 405-408

A fusion study in speech / music classification (Abstract)

R. Andre-Obrecht , Inst. de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse, CNRS, Toulouse, France
J.-L. Rouas , Inst. de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse, CNRS, Toulouse, France
J. Pinquier , Inst. de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse, CNRS, Toulouse, France
pp. 409-412

MPEG-4 based framework for game engines to handle virtual advertisements in game (Abstract)

K.P. Sreekumar , Network Syst. & Technol. Ltd, Trivandrum, India
M. Chalil , Network Syst. & Technol. Ltd, Trivandrum, India
M. Sankar , Network Syst. & Technol. Ltd, Trivandrum, India
pp. 413-416

Emotion representation for online gaming (Abstract)

S. Kollias , Image, Video & Multimedia Syst. Lab., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Greece
A. Raouzaiou , Image, Video & Multimedia Syst. Lab., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Greece
K. Karpouzis , Image, Video & Multimedia Syst. Lab., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Greece
pp. 417-420

3TP: an application-layer protocol for streaming 3-D graphics (Abstract)

Y. Altunbasak , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
G. Al-Regib , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 421-424

Expressive lighting for interactive entertainment (Abstract)

M.S. El-Nasr , Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
I. Horswill , Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL, USA
pp. 425-428

Exploring MPEG-4 BIFS features for creating multimedia games (Abstract)

S.M. Tran , ARTEMIS Project Unit, Inst. Nat. des Telecommun., Evry, France
M. Preda , ARTEMIS Project Unit, Inst. Nat. des Telecommun., Evry, France
F.J. Preteux , ARTEMIS Project Unit, Inst. Nat. des Telecommun., Evry, France
K. Fazekas , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 429-432

Relevance feedback algorithm based on learning from labeled and unlabeled data (Abstract)

R. Kothari , IBM India Res. Lab., New Delhi, India
R. Singh , IBM India Res. Lab., New Delhi, India
pp. 433-436

A framework for moderate vocabulary semantic visual concept detection (Abstract)

J.R. Smith , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
A. Natsev , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
M.R. Naphade , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
B.L. Tseng , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
Ching-Yung Lin , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 437-440

Amplifying the differences between your positive samples and neighbors in image retrieval (Abstract)

K. Tanaka , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
S. Nakajima , Graduate Sch. of Informatics, Kyoto Univ., Japan
S. Kinoshita , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 441-444

Active selection for multi-example querying by content (Abstract)

A.P. Natsev , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
J.R. Smith , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 445-448

Detecting cartoons: a case study in automatic video-genre classification (Abstract)

A.P. de Vries , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
H. Rohrig , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
T.I. Ianeva , Dept. de Informatica, Valencia Univ., Spain
pp. 449-452

On the rate constraint of transmitting multiple priority classes with QoS (Abstract)

Q. Zhang , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
C.-C.J. Kuo , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
W. Zhu , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
Ya-Qin Zhang , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
W. Kumwilaisak , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 453-456

Meta-caching and meta-transcoding for server-side service proxy (Abstract)

B. Shen , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 457-460

Harmonic DiffServ: provisioning scalable heterogeneous-QoS multicast in DiffServ networks (Abstract)

Chun-Cheng Chang , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Nat. Pingtung Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Taiwan
Sheau-Ru Tong , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Nat. Pingtung Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Taiwan
pp. 461-464

A protocol with transcoding to support QoS over Internet for multimedia traffic (Abstract)

R. Kumar , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Kharagpur, India
pp. 465-468

A framework for mapping scalable networked applications on run-time reconfigurable platforms (Abstract)

J.Y. Mignolet , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
R. Lauwereins , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
G. Deconick , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
G. Lafruit , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Nat. Pingtung Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Taiwan
S. Vernalde , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
P.N. Ngoc , Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
pp. 469-472

PCA-based compression for image-based relighting (Abstract)

Tien-Tsin Wong , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
Pun-Mo Ho , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
Kwok-Hung Choy , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
Kwok-Hung Choy , Pervasive Media Manage. Group, IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 473-476

Video based rendering of planar dynamic scenes (Abstract)

A.K.R. Chowdhury , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
A. Kale , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
R. Chellappa , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 477-480

Multiframe selective information fusion for 'looking through the woods' (Abstract)

S. John , Klipsch Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
M.A. Vorontsov , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 481-484

Multi-resolution image inpainting (Abstract)

T.K. Shih , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Tamkang Univ., Tamsui, Taiwan
Liang-Chen Lu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Tamkang Univ., Tamsui, Taiwan
Ying-Hong Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Tamkang Univ., Tamsui, Taiwan
Rong-Chi Chang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Tamkang Univ., Tamsui, Taiwan
pp. 485-488

View synthesis of articulating humans using visual hull (Abstract)

R. Chellappa , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Zhanfeng Yue , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Liang Zhao , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 489-492

Scalable coded image transmissions over peer-to-peer networks (Abstract)

R. Fatoohi , Dept. of Comput. Eng., San Jose State Univ., CA, USA
Xiao Su , Dept. of Comput. Eng., San Jose State Univ., CA, USA
pp. 493-496

Traffic modeling for layered video (Abstract)

Ji-An Zhao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
I. Ahmad , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Bo Li , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
pp. 497-500

Receiver-driven layered multicast using active networks (Abstract)

Lechang Cheng , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Canada
M.R. Ito , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Canada
pp. 501-504

A statistical flow control mechanism for layered multimedia over the differentiated service network (Abstract)

Yuan-Tse Yu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Cheng Kung Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Chung-Ming Huang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Cheng Kung Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Guo-Shiung Liau , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Cheng Kung Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 505-508

Adaptive multiple description video streaming over multiple channels with active probing (Abstract)

Yi Liang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
E. Setton , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
B. Girod , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 509-512

Centralized peer-to-peer streaming with layered video (Abstract)

Ling Guan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
I. Lee , Sch. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 513-516

Fast heuristics for multi-path selection for multiple description encoded video streaming (Abstract)

O. Ergun , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Y. Altunbasak , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
A.C. Begen , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 517-520

Source characteristics based fast bitstream switching (Abstract)

Wenjun Zeng , Packet Video Corp., San Diego, CA, USA
Bo Xie , Packet Video Corp., San Diego, CA, USA
pp. 521-524

Embedded multiple description scalar quantizers for progressive image transmission (Abstract)

P. Schelkens , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
J. Cornelis , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
A. Munteanu , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
A.I. Gavrilescu , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
pp. 525-528

Perceptual contributions of blocky, blurry and noisy artifacts to overall annoyance (Abstract)

M.C.Q. Farias , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
J.M. Foley , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
S.K. Mitra , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 529-532

Kernel GMM and its application to image binarization (Abstract)

Changshui Zhang , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Jianguo Lee , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Jingdong Wang , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 533-536

Generalized adaptive vector sigma filters (Abstract)

A.N. Venetsanopoulos , Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Process., Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
K.N. Plataniotis , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
R. Lukac , Slovak Image Process. Center, Dobsina, Slovakia
B. Smolka , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 537-540

Optimized fuzzy transformation for image deblocking (Abstract)

Yao Nie , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
K.E. Barner , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
pp. 541-544

No-reference JPEG-2000 image quality metric (Abstract)

Susu Yao , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Lijun Jiang , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Zhongkang Lu , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Weisi Lin , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
EePing Ong , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Xiaokang Yang , Institute for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 545-548

Image quality improvement by adaptive exposure correction techniques (Abstract)

A. Bosco , STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
S. Battiato , STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
G. Messina , STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
A. Castorina , STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
pp. 549-552

Partitioned vector quantization: application to lossless compression of hyperspectral images (Abstract)

G. Motta , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA, USA
F. Rizzo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA, USA
J.A. Storer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA, USA
pp. 553-556

Energy-based adaptive DCT/IDCT for video coding (Abstract)

Daekyu Shin , Next Generation Terminals Res. Lab., Samsung Electron. Co. Ltd., Suwon, South Korea
Daewon Kim , Next Generation Terminals Res. Lab., Samsung Electron. Co. Ltd., Suwon, South Korea
pp. 557-560

Ridgelet transform applied to motion compensated images (Abstract)

P. Vandergheynst , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA, USA
F. Moschetti , Next Generation Terminals Res. Lab., Samsung Electron. Co. Ltd., Suwon, South Korea
L. Granai , ITS Signal Process. Inst., EPFL Swiss Fed. Institutue of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 561-564

Adaptive, acoustic noise suppression for speech enhancement (Abstract)

P.S. Whitehead , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
M.A. Clements , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
D.V. Anderson , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 565-568

WYZE-PMD based multiple description video codec (Abstract)

N. Ahuja , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
A. Sehgal , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
A. Jagmohan , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 569-572

Segmentation of ultrasound liver images: an automatic approach (Abstract)

Khanh Vu , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
P.S. Windyga , STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
N. Hiransakolwong , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
K.A. Hua , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 573-576

Unsupervised model based image segmentation using domain knowledge based fuzzy logic and edge enhancement (Abstract)

N.D. Nanayakkara , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada
J. Samarabandu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada
pp. 577-580

Adaptive frame layer rate control for H.264 (Abstract)

D.J. Wu , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
G.N. Feng , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
X. Lin , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
K.P. Lim , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
S. Rahardja , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
F. Pan , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Z.G. Li , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 581-584

Similarity based impulsive noise removal in color images (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
B. Smolka , Inst. of Autom. Control, Silesian Univ. of Technol., Poland
A.N. Venetsanopoulos , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
R. Lukac , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 585-588

3-D multiple description video coding for packet switched networks (Abstract)

K.P. Subbalakshmi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
S. Somasundaram , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
pp. 589-592

Wavelet-based Bayesian estimator for Poisson noise removal from images (Abstract)

A.D. Cheetham , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
A.C. Madoc , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Stevens Inst. of Technol., Hoboken, NJ, USA
X. Huang , Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Eng., Canberra Univ., ACT, Australia
pp. 593-596

3D motion vector coding with block base adaptive interpolation filter on H.264 (Abstract)

Y. Yashima , Cyber Space Labs., NTT Corp., Japan
H. Kimata , Cyber Space Labs., NTT Corp., Japan
M. Kitahara , Cyber Space Labs., NTT Corp., Japan
pp. 597-600

Real-time MPEG video coding with information look-ahead (Abstract)

V. Sheinin , Multimedia Technol., IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Ligang Lu , Multimedia Technol., IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 601-604

Application of side-informed embedding and polynomial detection to audio watermarking (Abstract)

M. Mullarkey , Univ. Coll. Dublin, Ireland
G.C.M. Silvestre , Univ. Coll. Dublin, Ireland
T. Furon , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
N.J. Hurley , Univ. Coll. Dublin, Ireland
pp. 605-608

A novel method to embed watermark in different halftone images: data hiding by conjugate error diffusion (DHCED) (Abstract)

Ming Sun Fu , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Oscar C. Au , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 609-612

Nonlinear collusion attacks on independent fingerprints for multimedia (Abstract)

Z.J. Wang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Min Wu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Hong Zhao , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
K.J.R. Liu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 613-616

Resistance of orthogonal Gaussian fingerprints to collusion attacks (Abstract)

Hong Zhao , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
K.J.R. Liu , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
Min Wu , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
W. Trappe , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Z.J. Wang , Dept. of Electron. Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
pp. 617-620

Security and rights management in digital cinema (Abstract)

J.A. Bloom , Sarnoff Corp., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 621-624

Automated reassembly of fragmented images (Abstract)

K. Shanmugasundaram , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Polytech. Univ., Brooklyn, NY, USA
A. Pal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Polytech. Univ., Brooklyn, NY, USA
N. Memon , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Polytech. Univ., Brooklyn, NY, USA
pp. 625-628

Audio steganography using bit modification (Abstract)

K. Gopalan , Dept. of Eng., Purdue Univ., Hammond, IN, USA
pp. 629-632

Scalable encryption for multimedia content access control (Abstract)

H.H. Yu , Panasonic Inf. & Networking Technol. Lab., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 633-636

Watermarking of 3D models using principal component analysis (Abstract)

A. Tefas , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
A. Kalivas , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
I. Pitas , Dept. of Informatics, Aristotelian Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 637-640

From multi-sensor surveillance towards smart interactive spaces (Abstract)

S. Sciutto , DIBE, Genoa Univ., Italy
M. Gandetto , DIBE, Genoa Univ., Italy
D. Negroni , DIBE, Genoa Univ., Italy
C.S. Regazzoni , DIBE, Genoa Univ., Italy
L. Marchesooti , DIBE, Genoa Univ., Italy
pp. 641-644

Image-based pan-tilt camera control in a multi-camera surveillance environment (Abstract)

Ser-Nam Lim , Comput. Vision Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
L.S. Davis , Comput. Vision Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
A. Elgammal , Comput. Vision Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 645-648

KNIGHT/spl trade/: a real time surveillance system for multiple and non-overlapping cameras (Abstract)

O. Alatas , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
O. Javed , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
Z. Rasheed , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
M. Shah , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 649-652

Multi-camera calibration, object tracking and query generation (Abstract)

F. Porikli , Mitsubishi Electr. Res. Labs, Cambridge, MA, USA
A. Divakaran , Mitsubishi Electr. Res. Labs, Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 653-656

Multi-texture modeling of 3D traffic scenes (Abstract)

K. Mueller , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
P. Voigt , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
T. Wienand , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
M. Droese , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
A. Smolic , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
pp. 657-660

Optimal rate allocation in progressive joint source-channel coding for image transmission over CDMA networks (Abstract)

Jianping Hua , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Zixiang Xiong , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 661-664

Fast hopping OFDM and packet-awareness coder design for wireless multimedia delivery (Abstract)

Jie Chen , Div. of Eng., Brown Univ., Providence, RI, USA
pp. 665-668

Adaptive error control for fine-granular-scalability video coding over IEEE 802.11 wireless LANs (Abstract)

Yao Wang , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
M. van der Schaar , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Sunghyun Choi , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
S. Krishnamachari , Heinrich-Hertz-Inst. fur Nachrichtentech. Berlin GmbH, Germany
Xiaofeng Xu , Polytech. Univ. Brooklyn, NY, USA
pp. 669-672

Analysis and modeling of errors at the 802.11b link layer (Abstract)

H. Radha , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
S.A. Khayam , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
M. Krappel , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
S. Karande , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 673-676

Iterative decoding of differentially space-time coded multiple descriptions of images (Abstract)

Yong Sun , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Zixiang Xiong , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Xiaodong Wang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 677-680

A light viewfinder pipeline for consumer devices application (Abstract)

A. Castorina , Adv. Syst. Technol. Catania Lab., STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
F. Vella , Adv. Syst. Technol. Catania Lab., STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
M. Guarnera , Adv. Syst. Technol. Catania Lab., STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
S. Battiato , Adv. Syst. Technol. Catania Lab., STMicroelectronics, Catania, Italy
pp. 681-684

Minimization of buffer requirements using variable-size parity groups for fault-tolerant video servers (Abstract)

Minseok Song , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
Heonshik Shin , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
pp. 685-688

8-bit partial sums of 16 luminance values for fast block motion estimation (Abstract)

M.O. Ahmad , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
C.J. Duanmu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
M.N.S. Swamy , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 689-692

Architecture design for deblocking filter in H.264/JVT/AVC (Abstract)

Bing-Yu Hsieh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
To-Wei Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Liang-Gee Chen , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
Yu-Wen Huang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Tu-Chih Wang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Te-Hao Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 693-696

A novel VLSI architecture for multidimensional discrete wavelet transform (Abstract)

Xinjian Chen , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Qionghai Dai , Dept. of Autom., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 697-700

A multimedia telemedicine system to assess musculoskeletal disorders (Abstract)

J.J. Cermeno , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
J.C. Guerri , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
A. Pajares , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
A. Belda , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
C.E. Palau , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
C.M. Esteve , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
pp. 701-704

A real-time 3D animation environment for storm surge (Abstract)

Keqi Zhang , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Shu-Ching Chen , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
Min Chen , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
pp. 705-708

Offline architecture for real-time betting (Abstract)

P. Hamalainen , Inst. of Digital & Comput. Syst., Tampere Univ. of Technol., Finland
R. Soininen , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
T.D. Hamalainen , Inst. of Digital & Comput. Syst., Tampere Univ. of Technol., Finland
M. Hannikainen , Inst. of Digital & Comput. Syst., Tampere Univ. of Technol., Finland
pp. 709-712

Epi-SPIRE: a system for environmental and public health activity monitoring (Abstract)

M. Joshi , Signal Process. Program, Inst. for Infocomm Res., Singapore, Singapore
V. Iyengar , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Ching-Yung Lin , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
G. Glass , Dept. of Commun., Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
M. Campbell , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
C. Aggrarwal , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Chung-Sheng Li , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Yuan-Chi Chang , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 713-716

Enhancing digital advertising using dynamically configurable multimedia (Abstract)

J.V. Harrison , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nevada Univ., Las Vegas, NV, USA
A. Andrusiewicz , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nevada Univ., Las Vegas, NV, USA
pp. 717-720

Sensitivity of multichannel room equalization to listener position (Abstract)

P. Hilmes , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
C. Kyriakakis , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
S. Bharitkar , Integrated Media Syst. Center, Southern California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 721-724

Listening room compensation for wave field synthesis (Abstract)

S. Spors , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
A. Kuntz , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
R. Rabenstein , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
pp. 725-728

A new sound source location algorithm based on formant frequency for sound image localization (Abstract)

K. Obata , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., Toyohashi Univ. of Technol., Aichi, Japan
Y. Todokoro , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., Toyohashi Univ. of Technol., Aichi, Japan
K. Noguchi , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., Toyohashi Univ. of Technol., Aichi, Japan
pp. 729-732

Inferring control inputs to an acoustic violin from audio spectra (Abstract)

J.O. Smith , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
A. Krishnaswamy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 733-736

New direct approaches to robust sound source localization (Abstract)

D. Florencio , Microsoft Res., Redmond, WA, USA
Yong Rui , Microsoft Res., Redmond, WA, USA
pp. 737-740

Robust speech separation using time-frequency masking (Abstract)

Guangji Shi , Artificial Perception Lab., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
O. Jahromi , Artificial Perception Lab., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
P. Aarabi , Artificial Perception Lab., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 741-744

Audio classification based on maximum entropy model (Abstract)

Zongge Li , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
Lide Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
Yaqian Zhou , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
Zhe Feng , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
pp. 745-748

Non-parametric approach to ICA using kernel density estimation (Abstract)

P. Burman , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
K. Sengupta , Adv. Interfaces Inc., State College, PA, USA
pp. 749-752

Modeling prosody for language identification on read and spontaneous speech (Abstract)

R. Andre-Obrecht , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
J. Farinas , Inst. de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse, CNRS, Limoges, France
J.-L. Rouas , Inst. de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse, CNRS, Limoges, France
F. Pelligrino , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Fudan Univ., Shanghai, China
pp. 753-756

An adaptive classification method for multimedia retrieval (Abstract)

Aidong Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., New York State Univ., Buffalo, NY, USA
Yimin Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., New York State Univ., Buffalo, NY, USA
pp. 757-760

Semantics-sensitive image retrieval: an information fusion approach (Abstract)

N. Jayant , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Janghyun Yoon , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 761-764

Concept learning and transplantation for dynamic image databases (Abstract)

B. Bhanu , Center for Res. in Intelligent Syst., California Univ., Riverside, CA, USA
A. Dong , Center for Res. in Intelligent Syst., California Univ., Riverside, CA, USA
pp. 765-768

Image retrieval with embedded sub-class information using Gaussian mixture models (Abstract)

L. Guan , Center for Res. in Intelligent Syst., California Univ., Riverside, CA, USA
P. Muneesawang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Naresuan Univ., Thailand
pp. 769-772

Components and systems for interactive video indexing (Abstract)

A.W.M. Smeulders , Inst. of Informatics, Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands
J. Vendrig , Inst. of Informatics, Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands
M. Worring , Inst. of Informatics, Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands
pp. 773-776

Linking images and keywords for semantics-based image retrieval (Abstract)

M. Yamada , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
K. Tanaka , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
A. Kutics , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
Y. Sanbe , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
S. Ohtsuka , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
A. Nakagawa , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 777-780

Semi-automatic, data-driven construction of multimedia ontologies (Abstract)

A. Jaimes , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
J.R. Smith , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 781-784

Image collector II: a system for gathering more than one thousand images from the Web for one keyword (Abstract)

K. Yanai , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Electro-Commun. Univ., Japan
pp. 785-788

A system for QOS-enabled MPEG-4 video transmission over Bluetooth for mobile applications (Abstract)

R. Knorr , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
M. Zeller , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
B. Stabernack , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
R. Steffen , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
C. Scheiter , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
K.-I. Wels , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 789-792

A self-configuring RED gateway for quality of service (QoS) networks (Abstract)

Wanjiun Liao , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Chin-Hui Chien , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 793-796

A router model for QoS-based multimedia Web services (Abstract)

Jia Zhang , InfiNET Solutions, Chicago, IL, USA
Zhixing Zhang , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
J.-Y. Chung , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 797-800

A hybrid pagoda broadcasting protocol: fixed-delay pagoda broadcasting protocol with partial preloading (Abstract)

Kilnam Chon , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Korea Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Daejeon, South Korea
Zhixing Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Korea Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Daejeon, South Korea
Hyunchul Kim , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Korea Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Daejeon, South Korea
pp. 801-804

Constrained consonant broadcasting - a generalized periodic broadcasting scheme for large scale video streaming (Abstract)

J.Y.B. Lee , Dept. of Inf. Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Shatin, China
W.C. Liu , Dept. of Inf. Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Shatin, China
pp. 805-808

An efficient video broadcasting protocol with scalable preloading scheme (Abstract)

Yeonjoon Chung , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
A.H. Tewfik , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 809-812

On utilizing multi-channel to provide scheduled video delivery (Abstract)

Tzong-Yao Chang , Dept. of Inf. Manage., Southern Taiwan Univ. of Technol., Tainan, Taiwan
Chow-Sing Lin , Dept. of Inf. Manage., Southern Taiwan Univ. of Technol., Tainan, Taiwan
Jin-Ru Hsieh , Dept. of Inf. Manage., Southern Taiwan Univ. of Technol., Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 817-820

Content-adaptive filtering in the UMCTF framework (Abstract)

M. van der Schaar , Wireless Commun. & Networking, Philips Res. USA, Briarcliff Manor, NY, USA
D.S. Turuga , Wireless Commun. & Networking, Philips Res. USA, Briarcliff Manor, NY, USA
pp. 821-824

Performance evaluation of a perceptual ringing distortion metric for digital video (Abstract)

D. Tan , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
Zhenghua Yu , Dept. of Inf. Manage., Southern Taiwan Univ. of Technol., Tainan, Taiwan
Zhizhong Zhe , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Software Eng., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
T. Ferguson , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
Zhizhong Zhe , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Software Eng., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
pp. 825-828

Structural risk minimization using nearest neighbor rule (Abstract)

B. Karacali , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
A.B. Hamza , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
H. Krim , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
pp. 829-832

Affine projection algorithm for oversampled subband adaptive filters (Abstract)

H. Sheikhzadeh , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
R.L. Brennan , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
G.H. Freeman , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
H.R. Abutalebi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Amirkabir Univ. of Technol., Tehran, Iran
pp. 833-836

State-space RLS (Abstract)

M.B. Malik , Coll. of Electr. & Mech. Eng., Nat. Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Pakistan
pp. 837-840

A necessary and sufficient condition for the BIBO stability of general-order bode-type variable-amplitude wave-digital equalizers (Abstract)

B. Nowrouzian , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.N.S. Swamy , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
A.T.G. Fuller , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
pp. 841-844

Detection of EEG basic rhythm feature by using band relative intensity ratio(BRIR) (Abstract)

Zhong Ji , Chongqing Univ., China
Shuren Qi , Chongqing Univ., China
pp. 845-848

Optimized local discriminant basis algorithm (Abstract)

K. Hazaveh , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, Ont., Canada
K. Raahemifar , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, Ont., Canada
pp. 849-852

Discrete probability density estimation using multirate DSP models (Abstract)

P.P. Vaidyanathan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
Byung-Jun Yoon , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 853-856

On the least squares signal approximation model for overdecimated rational nonuniform filter banks and applications (Abstract)

A. Tkacenko , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
P.P. Vaidyanathan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 857-860

A probabilistic approach for blind source separation of underdetermined convolutive mixtures (Abstract)

S. Kadambe , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
J.M. Peterson , SIPI, Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 861-864

On efficient implementation of oversampled linear phase perfect reconstruction filter banks (Abstract)

Jie Liang , Dept. of Electr. Comput. Eng.,, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
Chengjie Tu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
T.D. Tran , Fraunhofer Inst. for Commun. Syst., Munich, Germany
Lu Gan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
Kai-Kuang Ma , NTT Data Corp., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 865-868

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