The Community for Technology Leaders
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
Icme

Speech & face based biometric authentication at IDIAP (Abstract)

R. Collobert , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
C. Sanderson , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
M.F. BenZeghiba , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
S. Bengio , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
F. Cardinaux , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
H. Bourlard , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
S. Marcel , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
J. Mariethoz , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
pp. 1-4

Fusion strategies in multimodal biometric verification (Abstract)

J. Ortega-Garcia , Biometrics Res. Lab., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Fierrez-Aguilar , Biometrics Res. Lab., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Gonzalez-Rodriguez , Biometrics Res. Lab., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
pp. 5-8

Information fusion and decision cascading for audio-visual speaker recognition based on time-varying stream reliability prediction (Abstract)

U.V. Chaudhari , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
C. Neti , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
G.N. Ramaswamy , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
G. Potamianos , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 9-12

Combining classifiers for face recognition (Abstract)

Yunhong Wang , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Xiaoguang Lu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Michigan State Univ., USA
A.K. Jain , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 13-16

A classification of biometric signatures (Abstract)

A. Bromme , Dept. of Simulation & Graphics, Otto-von-Guericke Univ., Magdeburg, Germany
pp. 17-20

Enhanced access to digital video through visually rich interfaces (Abstract)

M.G. Christel , Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Chang Huang , Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 21-24

Multimodal summarization of meeting recordings (Abstract)

J. Hull , Ricoh California Res. Center, Menlo Park, CA, USA
D.-S. Lee , Ricoh California Res. Center, Menlo Park, CA, USA
B. Erol , Ricoh California Res. Center, Menlo Park, CA, USA
pp. 25-28

Unsupervised discovery of multilevel statistical video structures using hierarchical hidden Markov models (Abstract)

Huifang Sun , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Lexing Xie , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
Shih-Fu Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
A. Divakaran , Ricoh California Res. Center, Menlo Park, CA, USA
pp. 29-32

Merging results of distributed image libraries (Abstract)

A. Del Bimbo , Dipt. Sistemi e Informatica, Firenze Univ., Italy
P. Pala , Dipt. Sistemi e Informatica, Firenze Univ., Italy
S. Berretti , Dipt. Sistemi e Informatica, Firenze Univ., Italy
pp. 33-36

Highlight sound effects detection in audio stream (Abstract)

Hong-Jiang Zhang , Dipt. Sistemi e Informatica, Firenze Univ., Italy
Lian-Hong Cai , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Rui Cai , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Lie Lu , Dipt. Sistemi e Informatica, Firenze Univ., Italy
pp. 37-40

Four-dimensional sound source recovery from arbitrary acoustic arrays (Abstract)

D.L. Jones , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Illinois Univ., Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA
pp. 41-44

Multichannel video/audio acquisition for immersive conferencing (Abstract)

Chunyuan Liao , FX Palo Alto Lab., CA, USA
D. Kimber , FX Palo Alto Lab., CA, USA
J. Foote , FX Palo Alto Lab., CA, USA
Qiong Liu , FX Palo Alto Lab., CA, USA
pp. 45-48

Full-duplex multichannel communication: real-time implementations in a general framework (Abstract)

S. Spors , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
R. Rabenstein , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
W. Kellermann , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
H. Buchner , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
H. Teutsch , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
W. Herbordt , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
pp. 49-52

Scene reconstruction using distributed microphone arrays (Abstract)

P. Aarabi , The Artificial Perception Lab., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
B. Mungamuru , The Artificial Perception Lab., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 53-56

Using computer vision to generate customized spatial audio (Abstract)

A. Mohan , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
D. DeMenthon , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
D.N. Zotkin , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
R. Duraiswami , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
L.S. Davis , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 57-60

Shape and motion driven particle filtering for human body tracking (Abstract)

R. Chellappa , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
T. Yamamoto , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 61-64

Object tracking using adaptive block matching (Abstract)

P. Raffy , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
D. Schonfeld , Multimedia Commun. Lab., UIC, IL, USA
F. Yassa , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
K. Hariharakrishnan , Multimedia Commun. Lab., UIC, IL, USA
pp. 65-68

Object tracking in clutter and partial occlusion through rule-driven utilization of Snakes (Abstract)

S. Kollias , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
N. Tsapatsoulis , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
G. Tsechpenakis , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
K. Rapatzikos , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
pp. 69-72

Tracking of moving objects based on graph edges similarity (Abstract)

A. Averbuch , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Tel Aviv Univ., Israel
E. Navon , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Tel Aviv Univ., Israel
O. MIller , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Tel Aviv Univ., Israel
pp. 73-76

Shadow-resistant tracking in video (Abstract)

Hao Jiang , Simon Fraser Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
M.S. Drew , Simon Fraser Univ., Vancouver, BC, Canada
pp. 77-80

High performance elliptic curve GF(2/sup k/) cryptoprocessor architecture for multimedia (Abstract)

M.K. Ibrahim , Dept. of Comput. Eng., King Fahd Univ. of Pet. & Miner., Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
A.A.-A. Gutub , Dept. of Comput. Eng., King Fahd Univ. of Pet. & Miner., Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
pp. 81-84

Scrambling of engineering drawings (Abstract)

M.S. Kankanhalli , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Wei-Qi Yan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 85-88

Nonlinear separation of signature trajectories for on-line personal authentication (Abstract)

D. Muramatsu , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
M. Sasaki , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
M. Kondo , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
T. Matsumoto , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 89-92

An accurate billing mechanism for multimedia communications (Abstract)

M. Carli , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
S.K. Mitra , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
J.G. Gomes , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
M.C.Q. de Farias , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 93-96

Robust buyer authentication scheme for multimedia object (Abstract)

S. Maitra , Indian Stat. Inst., Kolkata, India
M. Carli , Indian Stat. Inst., Kolkata, India
pp. 97-9100

Binary image watermarking through biased binarization (Abstract)

Haiping Lu , Sch. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
A.C. Kot , Sch. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
R. Susanto , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 101-104

3D polygonal meshes watermarking using normal vector distributions (Abstract)

Seong-Geun Kwon , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
Kuhn-Il Lee , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
Byung-Ju Kim , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Daegu, South Korea
Tae-Su Kim , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Daegu, South Korea
Suk-Hawn Lee , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Daegu, South Korea
Ki-Ryong Kwon , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 105-108

Secure registration protocol for media appliances in wireless home networks (Abstract)

V. Kumar , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, CA, USA
R. Dubey , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, CA, USA
N. Taesombut , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, CA, USA
P.V. Rangan , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 109-112

Combining multiple evidences for gait recognition (Abstract)

R. Chellappa , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
A. Kale , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
N. Cuntoor , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 113-116

Tracking human movement patterns using particle filtering (Abstract)

R.D. Green , Dept. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Sydney Univ., NSW, Australia
Ling Guan , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 117-120

A comparison of subspace analysis for face recognition (Abstract)

Shaohua Zhou , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
C. Shekhar , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Jian Li , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 121-124

Facial feature tracking combining model-based and model-free method (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Harbin Inst. of Technol., China
Shiguang Shan , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
XiaoPeng Hu , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
Jianyu Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Harbin Inst. of Technol., China
pp. 125-128

Simultaneous tracking and recognition of human faces from video (Abstract)

Shaohua Zhou , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
R. Chellappa , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 129-132

Automatic 3D face verification from range data (Abstract)

Yunhe Pan , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Gang Pan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Zhejiang Univ., China
Zhaohui Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Zhejiang Univ., China
pp. 133-136

Rotated face detection in color images using radial template (RT) (Abstract)

Heng Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Harbin Inst. of Technol., China
Xilin Chen , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Wen Gao , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
Shengye Yan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Zhejiang Univ., China
pp. 137-140

Novel example-based shape learning for fast face alignment (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Center for Autom. Res., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Shiguang Shan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Zhejiang Univ., China
Xiujuan Chai , Comput. Coll., Harbin Inst. of Technol., China
Bo Cao , Dept. of Electr., Electron. & Comput. Eng., Waseda Univ., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 141-144

Real-time face verification using multiple feature combination and a support vector machine supervisor (Abstract)

Jung Soh , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
Jae-Yeon Lee , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
Do-Hyung Kim , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
Yun-Koo Chung , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
pp. 145-148

Virtual face image generation for illumination and pose insensitive face recognition (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing, China
Xiaowei Fu , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
Shiguang Shan , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing, China
Xiujuan Chai , Comput. & Software Res. Lab, Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
pp. 149-152

Error resilient pre-/post-filtering for DCT-based block coding systems (Abstract)

Chengjie Tu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
Jie Liang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
T.D. Tran , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
pp. 153-156

Multiple arbitrary shape ROI coding with zerotree based wavelet coders (Abstract)

A. Cuhadar , Dept. of Syst. & Comput. Eng., Carleton Univ., Ottawa, Ont., Canada
S. Tasdoken , Dept. of Syst. & Comput. Eng., Carleton Univ., Ottawa, Ont., Canada
pp. 157-160

Schemes for error resilient streaming of perceptually coded audio (Abstract)

J. Korhonen , Speech & Audio Syst. Laboratory, Nokia Res. Center, Tampere, Finland
Ye Wang , INSA de Rennes, France
pp. 165-168

Spatio-temporal video error concealment with perceptually optimized mode selection (Abstract)

S. Belfiore , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
G. Olmo , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
M. Grangetto , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
E. Magli , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
pp. 169-172

Adaptive skin segmentation in color images (Abstract)

A. Bouzerdoum , Sch. of Eng. & Math., Edith Cowan Univ., Perth, WA, Australia
D. Chai , Sch. of Eng. & Math., Edith Cowan Univ., Perth, WA, Australia
G. Olmo , Sch. of Eng. & Math., Edith Cowan Univ., Perth, WA, Australia
pp. 173-176

Invertible deinterlacing with variable coefficients and its lifting implementation (Abstract)

S. Muramatsu , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Niigata Univ., Japan
H. Kikuchi , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Niigata Univ., Japan
T. Kuge , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
T. Ishida , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Niigata Univ., Japan
pp. 177-180

Statistical shape theory for activity modeling (Abstract)

A.R. Chowdhury , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
N. Vaswani , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
R. Chellappa , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 181-184

Evidence-based object tracking via global energy maximization (Abstract)

R.I. Damper , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
J.N. Carter , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
P. Lappas , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Southampton Univ., UK
pp. 185-188

A new real-time pattern selection algorithm for very low bit-rate video coding focusing on moving regions (Abstract)

L. Dooley , Gippsland Sch. of Comput. and Inf. Technol., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
M. Paul , Gippsland Sch. of Comput. and Inf. Technol., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
M. Murshed , Gippsland Sch. of Comput. and Inf. Technol., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
pp. 189-192

Parametric vector quantization for coding percussive sounds in music (Abstract)

A. Ahmaniemi , Nokia Res. Center, Tampere, Finland
Ye Wang , Nokia Res. Center, Tampere, Finland
M. Vaalgamaa , Dipt. di Elottronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Jian Tang , Nokia Res. Center, Tampere, Finland
pp. 193-196

HMM-neural network monophone models for computer based articulation training for the hearing impaired (Abstract)

S.A. Zahorian , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
M. Devarajan , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
P. Hix , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
Fansheng Meng , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 197-200

Constraint satisfaction model for enhancement of evidence in recognition of consonant-vowel utterances (Abstract)

C.C. Sekhar , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
S.V. Gangashetty , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
B. Yegnanarayana , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India
pp. 201-204

Support vector machine fusion of idiolectal and acoustic speaker information in Spanish conversational speech (Abstract)

J. Gonzalez-Rodriguez , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
D. Garcia-Romero , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Fierrez-Aguilar , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Ortega-Garcia , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
pp. 205-208

An evaluation of adaptive beamformer based on average speech spectrum for noisy speech recognition (Abstract)

S. Nakamura , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
M. Nakayama , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
T. Nishiura , ATR Spoken Language Translation Res. Labs., Kyoto, Japan
pp. 209-212

Auditive learning based Chinese F0 prediction (Abstract)

Tao Jianhua , Nat. Lab of Pattern Recognition, Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing, China
Ni Xing , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
pp. 213-216

Multi-channel psychoacoustically motivated speech enhancement (Abstract)

C. Beaugeant , Speech & Signal Process. Group, Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
R. Balan , Multimedia & Video Technol., Siemens Corp. Res., Princeton, NJ, USA
J. Rosca , Multimedia & Video Technol., Siemens Corp. Res., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 217-220

A test tool to support brute-force online and offline signature forgery tests on mobile devices (Abstract)

F. Zoebisch , AMSL-Inst. ITI, Otto-von-Guericke Univ., Magdeburg, Germany
C. Vielhauer , Multimedia & Video Technol., Siemens Corp. Res., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 225-228

Incremental updating of advanced correlation filters for biometric authentication systems (Abstract)

M. Savvides , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
B.V.K.V. Kuman , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
K. Venkataramani , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 229-232

A real time automatic access control system based on face and eye corners detection, face recognition and speaker identification (Abstract)

T.S. Huang , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
Ziyou Xiong , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
R. Wang , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
Yunqiang Chen , Beckman Inst. for Adv. Sci. & Technol., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 233-236

Multimedia content protection via biometrics-based encryption (Abstract)

U. Uludag , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Michigan State Univ., USA
A.K. Jain , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Michigan State Univ., USA
pp. 237-240

On testing methods for biometric authentication (Abstract)

M. Tistarelli , Comput. Vision Lab., Sassari Univ., Italy
E. Grosso , Comput. Vision Lab., Sassari Univ., Italy
pp. 241-244

A delay-efficient rerouting scheme for VoIP traffic (Abstract)

N. Kamat , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
Ju Wang , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
J.C.L. Liu , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 245-248

A new cluster-based distributed video recorder server (Abstract)

Hai Jin , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
Xiaofei Liao , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
pp. 249-252

Extending progressive meshes for use over unreliable networks (Abstract)

J.F. Barnes , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, TN, USA
B. Bodenheimer , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, TN, USA
Zhihua Chen , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, TN, USA
pp. 253-256

A scalable virtual programmable real-time testbed for rapid multimedia service creation and evaluation (Abstract)

E. Steinbach , Technische Univ. Munchen, Munich, Germany
P. Tabery , Technische Univ. Munchen, Munich, Germany
C. Bachmeir , Technische Univ. Munchen, Munich, Germany
S. Uzumcu , Technische Univ. Munchen, Munich, Germany
pp. 257-260

Real-time adaptive forward error correction for MPEG-2 video communications over RTP networks (Abstract)

R. Ansari , Illinois Univ., Chicago, IL, USA
D. Schonfeld , Illinois Univ., Chicago, IL, USA
B. Cavusoglu , Illinois Univ., Chicago, IL, USA
pp. 261-264

Modeling of the non-deterministic synchronization behaviors in SMIL2.0 documents (Abstract)

Chih-Wen Tien , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., National Chi Nan Univ., Taiwan
Chun-Chuan Yang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., National Chi Nan Univ., Taiwan
Yung-Chi Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., National Chi Nan Univ., Taiwan
pp. 265-268

Extending MPEG-7 description scheme of moving regions by the semantic visual-spatio-temporal relationships (Abstract)

Z. Aghbari , Dept. of Intelligent Syst., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
A. Makinouchi , Dept. of Intelligent Syst., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
pp. 269-272

Performance of MPEG-7 low level audio descriptors with compressed data (Abstract)

J. Lukasiak , Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
N. Harders , Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
S. Perrow , Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
D. Stirling , Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 273-276

Efficient rate control technique for JPEG2000 image coding using priority scanning (Abstract)

O.C. Au , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Y.M. Yeung , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
A. Chang , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 277-280

Content-adaptive utility-based video adaptation (Abstract)

Jae-Gon Kim , Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Daejeon, South Korea
Shih-Fu Chang , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Yong Wang , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 281-284

Face representation under different illumination conditions (Abstract)

Hong Wei , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Haitao Wang , Inst. of Autom., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing, China
Yangsheng Wang , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 285-288

3D face modeling using two orthogonal views and a generic face model (Abstract)

M. Abdel-Mottaleb , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
A.-N. Ansari , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
pp. 289-292

Face tracking in video with hybrid of Lucas-Kanade and condensation algorithm (Abstract)

Chong Luo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Chong Luo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Chong Luo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 293-296

Face image restoration based on statistical prior and image blur measure (Abstract)

Fan Xin , Inst. of Image Process. & Recognition, Xi'an Jiaotong Univ., China
Zhang Qi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Zhoa Ling , Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
Liang Dequn , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 297-300

Fast hierarchical face detection (Abstract)

Yea-Shuan Huang , Comput. & Commun. Res. Lab., Ind. Technol. Res. Inst., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Yao-Hong Tasi , Comput. & Commun. Res. Lab., Ind. Technol. Res. Inst., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 301-304

Topic-based inter-video structuring of a large-scale news video corpus (Abstract)

I. Ide , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
S. Satoh , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
H. Mo , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
N. Katayama , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 305-308

HMM based structuring of tennis videos using visual and audio cues (Abstract)

F. Bimbot , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
E. Kijak , Thomson Multimedia R&D, Cesson Sevigne, France
G. Gravier , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
L. Oisel , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
P. Gros , Nat. Inst. of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 309-312

Fast method of segmentation and indexing MPEG1-2 flow (Abstract)

P. Mathieu , Univ. de Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France
L. Brunel , Univ. de Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 313-316

Building image mosaics: an application of content-based image retrieval (Abstract)

O.R. Zaiane , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.A. Nascimento , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
Yue Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 317-320

A proposal for a video content generation support system and its application (Abstract)

Xiaomeng Xu , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
Wenli Zhang , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
M. Sakauchi , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
S. Kamijo , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 321-324

Fast scene segmentation using multi-level feature selection (Abstract)

Yan Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
J.R. Kender , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 325-328

Semantic video summarization in compressed domain MPEG video (Abstract)

J.C.S. Yu , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
P. Mulhen , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
M.S. Kankanhalli , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 329-332

Sequential association mining for video summarization (Abstract)

Xingquan Zhu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Vermont Univ., Burlington, VT, USA
Xindong Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Vermont Univ., Burlington, VT, USA
pp. 333-336

An unsupervised approach to color video thresholding (Abstract)

E.Y. Du , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Maryland Baltimore County Univ., MD, USA
P.D. Thouin , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
Chein-I Chang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Maryland Baltimore County Univ., MD, USA
pp. 337-340

Real-time adaptive background segmentation (Abstract)

S. Sridharan , Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
D. Butler , Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
S. Sridharan , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 341-344

Analysis-by-synthesis distortion computation for rate-distortion optimized multimedia streaming (Abstract)

E. Masala , Dipt. di Autom. e Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
J.C. De Martin , Dipt. di Autom. e Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
pp. 345-348

A rate control scheme for H.26L video transmission (Abstract)

Yuh-Ching Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Information Eng., Nat. Chung Cheng Univ., Chiayi, Taiwan
Jin-Jang Leou , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Information Eng., Nat. Chung Cheng Univ., Chiayi, Taiwan
pp. 349-352

Ensuring fairness in multimedia multicast streaming with optimal rate allocation and client buffer utilization (Abstract)

Mei-Ling Shyu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
Shu-Ching Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Information Eng., Nat. Chung Cheng Univ., Chiayi, Taiwan
Hongli Luo , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 353-356

A scheme for fair, rate-based end-to-end congestion control of multimedia traffic in packet switched networks (Abstract)

Mingsheng Peng , 3rd Dept. of Sakauchi Lab., Inst. of Ind. Sci., Tokyo, Japan
S. Jagannathan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Information Eng., Nat. Chung Cheng Univ., Chiayi, Taiwan
S.R. Subramanyan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Missouri-Rolla Univ., Rolla, MO, USA
pp. 357-360

Perceptual rate control for low-delay video communications (Abstract)

Bojun Meng , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
O.C. Au , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Hong-Kwai Lam , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Chi-Wah Wong , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 361-364

Per-class queue management and adaptive packet drop mechanism for multimedia networking (Abstract)

Hongli Luo , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Mei-Ling Shyu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
Shu-Ching Chen , Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 365-368

Adaptive packet classification for constant perceptual quality of service delivery of video streams over time-varying networks (Abstract)

J.C. De Martin , Dipt. di Autom. e Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
D. Quaglia , Dipt. di Autom. e Informatica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
pp. 369-372

End-to-end available bandwidth estimation and time measurement adjustment for multimedia QOS (Abstract)

Qiang Liu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
Jeng-Neng Hwang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
pp. 373-376

Buffer-constrained R-D optimized rate control for video coding (Abstract)

C.-C.J. Kuo , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Lifeng Zhao , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 377-380

Pitch and timbre manipulations using cortical representation of sound (Abstract)

R. Duraiswami , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
S.A. Shamma , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
L.S. Davis , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
P. Ru , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
D.N. Zotkin , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 381-384

Multidimensional humming transcription using a statistical approach for query by humming systems (Abstract)

C.-C.J. Kuo , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
S.S. Narayanan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Hsuan-Huei Shih , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 385-388

Application of pitch tracking to South Indian classical music (Abstract)

A. Krishnaswamy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 389-392

Scalable to lossless audio compression based on perceptual set partitioning in hierarchical trees (PSPIHT) (Abstract)

M. Raad , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
I. Burnett , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
A. Mertins , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 393-396

Comparing MFCC and MPEG-7 audio features for feature extraction, maximum likelihood HMM and entropic prior HMM for sports audio classification (Abstract)

R. Radhakrishnan , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
A. Divakaran , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
T.S. Huang , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Ziyou Xiong , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 397-400

Audio events detection based highlights extraction from baseball, golf and soccer games in a unified framework (Abstract)

R. Radhakrishnan , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
T.S. Huang , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
A. Divakaran , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
Ziyou Xiong , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 401-404

Audio restoration by constrained audio texture synthesis (Abstract)

Yi Mao , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
Hong-Jiang Zhang , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Lie Lu , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
Liu Wenyin , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 405-408

Musical instrument identification based on F0-dependent multivariate normal distribution (Abstract)

M. Goto , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
H.G. Okuno , Sch. of Electr., Comput. & Telecommun. Eng., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
T. Kitahara , Dept. of Intelligence Sci. & Technol., Kyoto Univ., Japan
pp. 409-412

On psychoacoustic noise shaping for audio requantization (Abstract)

W. Verhelst , Dept. of ETRO-DSSP, Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
D. De Koning , Dept. of ETRO-DSSP, Vrije Univ., Brussels, Belgium
pp. 413-416

Rapid prototyping for an optimized MPEG4 decoder implementation over a parallel heterogeneous architecture (Abstract)

J.F. Nezan , INSA, CNRS, Rennes, France
O. Deforges , INSA, CNRS, Rennes, France
N. Ventroux , INSA, CNRS, Rennes, France
M. Raulet , INSA, CNRS, Rennes, France
pp. 417-420

Hardware oriented rate control algorithm and implementation for realtime video coding (Abstract)

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. 421-424

Face recognition committee machine (Abstract)

Ho-Man Tang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
M.R. Lyu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
I. King , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
pp. 425-428

Robust cephalometric landmark identification using support vector machines (Abstract)

S. Chakrabartty , Center for Language & Speech Process., Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
G. Cauwenberghs , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
T. Shibata , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
M. Yagi , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
pp. 429-432

A method of generating uniformly distributed sequences over [0, K], where K+1 is not a power of two (Abstract)

R. Kuehnel , US Dept. of Defense, Fort George G. Meade, MD, USA
Y. Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, China
pp. 433-436

An efficient implementation of multi-prime RSA on DSP processor (Abstract)

A. Krishnamurthy , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
C. Xu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
Yiyan Tang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
Y. Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
pp. 437-440

An improved parallel architecture fro MPEG-4 motion estimation in 3G mobile applications (Abstract)

Rui Gao , SST, Teesside Univ., Middlesbrough, UK
H. Batatia , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
Donglai Xu , SST, Teesside Univ., Middlesbrough, UK
pp. 441-444

An ultra-fast Reed-Solomon decoder soft-IP with 8-error correcting capability (Abstract)

Y. Katayama , Tokyo Res. Lab., IBM Res., Kanagawa, Japan
T. Yamane , Tokyo Res. Lab., IBM Res., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 445-448

Computational intelligence approach for gene expression data mining and classification (Abstract)

Junying Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
Jianhua Xuan , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
Javed Khan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
Yue Wang , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
Sun-Yuan Kung , Tokyo Res. Lab., IBM Res., Kanagawa, Japan
Zuyi Wang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Catholic Univ. of America, Washington, DC, USA
pp. 449-452

Dynamic querying for pattern identification in microarray and genomic data (Abstract)

S.M. Mount , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
E.H. Baehrecke , Tokyo Res. Lab., IBM Res., Kanagawa, Japan
H. Hochheiser , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
B. Shneiderman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Richardson, TX, USA
pp. 453-456

Proteomics: approaches and image analysis tools for drug discovery (Abstract)

E.J. Breen , Proteome Syst. Ltd., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
S.R. He , Proteome Syst. Ltd., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
S.M.N. Hunt , Proteome Syst. Ltd., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
pp. 457-460

Interactive color mosaic and dendrogram displays for signal/noise optimization in microarray data analysis (Abstract)

E.P. Hoffman , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
Jinwook Seo , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
B. Shneiderman , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
M. Bakay , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Yi-Wen Chen , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Po Zhao , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
P. Clarkson , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 461-464

Registering electrophoresis images for bioinformatics study of protein (Abstract)

Xiaoxing Wang , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
P.B. Hojte , Tech. Univ. Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
pp. 465-468

A novel motion-based representation for video mining (Abstract)

Yu-Fei Ma , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Hong-Jiang Zhang , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Dong-Jun Lan , Dept. of Electron. Eng., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 469-472

Improved text overlay detection in videos using a fusion-based classifier (Abstract)

J.R. Smith , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Dongqing Zhang , Res. Center for Genetic Medicine, Children's Nat. Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Ching-Yung Lin , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
B.L. Tseng , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 473-476

Motion indexing and synthesis (Abstract)

Shi-Nine Yang , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
Wen-Yen Chang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Shih-Pin Chao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chih-Yu Chiu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Jui-Hsiang Chao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Hsin-Chih Lin , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 477-480

Time interval maximum entropy based event indexing in soccer video (Abstract)

C.G.M. Snoek , Intelligent Sensory Inf. Syst., Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands
M. Worring , Intelligent Sensory Inf. Syst., Amsterdam Univ., Netherlands
pp. 481-484

Video classification using spatial-temporal features and PCA (Abstract)

Yongmin Li , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
Li-Qun Xu , BTexact Technol., Ipswich, UK
pp. 485-488

Efficient buffering control for a software-only, high-level, high-profile, MPEG-2 decoder (Abstract)

Ju Wang , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
J.C.L. Liu , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
Yishu He , Dept. of Comput., Inf. Sci. & Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 489-492

Comparison study and evaluation of overlay multicast networks (Abstract)

Wei Shu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
Yan Zhu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
Min-You Wu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
pp. 493-496

On designing end-user multicast for multiple video sources (Abstract)

A. Hiromori , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Technol., Osaka Univ., Japan
T. Higashino , Perceptual Interfaces & Reality Lab., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
K. Yasumoto , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
H. Yamaguchi , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Technol., Osaka Univ., Japan
Y. Nakamura , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Technol., Osaka Univ., Japan
K. Taniguchi , Telecommun. Lab., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Erlangen, Germany
pp. 497-500

Characterization and modeling of campus-level IP network traffic (Abstract)

E. Costamagna , Dept. of Electron., Pavia Univ., Italy
F. Tarantola , Dept. of Electron., Pavia Univ., Italy
L. Favalli , Dept. of Electron., Pavia Univ., Italy
pp. 501-504

Attenuator: towards preserving the original appearance of large documents when rendered on small screen mobile devices (Abstract)

S. Kodlahalli , Dept. of Multimedia Technol., Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
S. Goose , Dept. of Multimedia Technol., Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
R. Tanikella , Dept. of Multimedia Technol., Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 505-508

Practical real-time video codec for mobile devices (Abstract)

Jiang Li , Dept. of Multimedia Technol., Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
Shipeng Li , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Jiangbo Lv , Dept. of Multimedia Technol., Siemens Corp. Res. Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
K. Yu , Microsoft Res. Asia, Beijing, China
pp. 509-512

Low-complexity rate-distortion optimal macroblock mode selection for MPEG-like video coders (Abstract)

Y. Altunbasak , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Hyungjoon Kim , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 513-516

Fast motion estimation within the H.264 codec (Abstract)

A.M. Tourapis , Corp. Res., Thomson Multimedia Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
H.-Y.C. Tourapis , Corp. Res., Thomson Multimedia Inc., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 517-520

Efficient intra-prediction mode selection for 4/spl times/4 blocks in H.264 (Abstract)

O.C. Au , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
B. Meng , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Chi-Wah Wong , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Hong-Kwai Lam , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 521-524

Diversity-based fast block motion estimation (Abstract)

V. Hsu , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Jun Xin , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
Ming-Ting Sun , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
pp. 525-528

Speech-assisted facial expression analysis and synthesis for virtual conferencing systems (Abstract)

Chao-Kuei Heish , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
Yung-Chang Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
Yao-Jen Chang , Comput. & Commun. Res. Labs., Ind. Technol. Res. Inst., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Pei-Wei Hsu , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., China
pp. 529-532

Using viseme based acoustic models for speech driven lip synthesis (Abstract)

L.V. Subramaniam , IBM India Res. Lab., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India
A. Verma , IBM India Res. Lab., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India
N. Rajput , IBM India Res. Lab., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India
pp. 533-536

Detecting auditory information in concentration based on eye movement (Abstract)

A. Yoshitaka , Graduate Sch. of Eng., Hiroshima Univ., Japan
H. Seki , Graduate Sch. of Eng., Hiroshima Univ., Japan
pp. 537-540

A real-time system for hand gesture controlled operation of in-car devices (Abstract)

M. Zobl , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
M. Geiger , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
B. Schuller , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
M. Lang , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
G. Rigoll , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
pp. 541-544

Aided design of finite-state dialogue management systems (Abstract)

O. Pietquin , Fac. Polytech de Mons, TCTS Lab., Mons, Belgium
T. Dutoit , Fac. Polytech de Mons, TCTS Lab., Mons, Belgium
pp. 545-548

Emotion detection in task-oriented spoken dialogues (Abstract)

I. Vasilescu , Inst. for Human-Machine Commun., Munich Univ. of Technol., Munchen, Germany
L. Devillers , LIMSI, CNRS, Orsay, France
L. Lamel , LIMSI, CNRS, Orsay, France
pp. 549-552

Real time eye tracking for human computer interfaces (Abstract)

S. Amarnag , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Clemson Univ., SC, USA
J.N. Gowdy , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Clemson Univ., SC, USA
R.S. Kumaran , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Clemson Univ., SC, USA
pp. 557-560

Joint audio-video processing for biometric speaker identification (Abstract)

E. Erzin , Coll. of Eng., Koc Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
A.M. Tekalp , Coll. of Eng., Koc Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
Y. Yemez , Coll. of Eng., Koc Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
A. Kanak , Coll. of Eng., Koc Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
pp. 561-564

Audiovisual-based adaptive speaker identification (Abstract)

C.-C.J. Kuo , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ying Li , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
S. Narayanan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 565-568

Architecture of a modular streaming media server for content delivery networks (Abstract)

S. Roy , Mobile & Media Syst. Group, Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
S. Wee , Mobile & Media Syst. Group, Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
J. Ankcorn , Mobile & Media Syst. Group, Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 569-572

A delivery method of videos with required minimum bandwidths (Abstract)

H. Ito , Sch. of Comput. & Cognitive Sci., Chukyo Univ., Aichi, Japan
T. Fukumura , Sch. of Comput. & Cognitive Sci., Chukyo Univ., Aichi, Japan
pp. 573-576

A capable location prediction and resource reservation scheme in wireless networks for multimedia (Abstract)

Kuo-Hsien Yeh , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Shiang-Chun Liou , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
Hsuan-Chia Lu , Inst. of Appl. Inf., Leader Univ., Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 577-580

A drift-free motion-compensated predictive encoding technique for multiple description coding (Abstract)

Y. Altunbasak , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yen-Chi Lee , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
R.M. Mersereau , Center for Signal & Image Process., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 581-584

Low-complexity video compression for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

L. Merello , Dipt. di Elettronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
E. Magli , Dipt. di Elettronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
M. Mancin , Dipt. di Elettronica, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
pp. 585-588

An improved RM algorithm for preventing streaming media tasks from starvation (Abstract)

Shuhua Peng , Shenzhen Graduate Sch., Tsinghua Univ., Shenzhen, China
Xiaodong Liu , Shenzhen Graduate Sch., Tsinghua Univ., Shenzhen, China
Yu Cheng , Shenzhen Graduate Sch., Tsinghua Univ., Shenzhen, China
Qionghai Dai , Shenzhen Graduate Sch., Tsinghua Univ., Shenzhen, China
pp. 589-592

A framework for video representation and transcoding using appearance spaces (Abstract)

G. Harit , Dept. of Electr. Eng., IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India
G. Garg , Dept. of Electr. Eng., IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India
P.K. Sharma , Dept. of Electr. Eng., IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India
S. Chaudhury , Dept. of Electr. Eng., IIT Delhi, New Delhi, India
pp. 593-596

Semantic segmentation and description for video transcoding (Abstract)

O. Steiger , Inst. of Signal Process., Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
A. Cavallaro , Inst. of Signal Process., Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
T. Ebrahimi , Inst. of Signal Process., Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 597-600

Performance analysis of hardware oriented algorithm modification in H.264 (Abstract)

Liang-Gee Chen , 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
Yu-Wen Huang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 601-604

Frame-dependent multi-stream reliability indicators for audio-visual speech recognition (Abstract)

G. Potamianos , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
A. Garg , Beckman Inst., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
C. Neti , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
T.S. Huang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 605-608

In-car speech recognition using distributed microphones: adapting to automatically detected driving conditions (Abstract)

F. Itakura , Center for Integrated Acousti. Inf. Res., Nagoya Univ., Japan
H. Banno , Center for Integrated Acousti. Inf. Res., Nagoya Univ., Japan
T. Shinde , Center for Integrated Acousti. Inf. Res., Nagoya Univ., Japan
K. Takeda , Center for Integrated Acousti. Inf. Res., Nagoya Univ., Japan
pp. 609-612

Automatic speaker recognition using dynamic Bayesian network (Abstract)

Yingchun Yang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Zhaohui Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Wanfeng Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Lifeng Sang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
pp. 613-616

Temporal decomposition: a promising approach to VQ-based speaker identification (Abstract)

Wanfeng Zhang , Japan Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Ishikawa, Japan
M. Akagi , Japan Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Ishikawa, Japan
M. Akagi , Japan Adv. Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Ishikawa, Japan
pp. 617-620

Location based speaker segmentation (Abstract)

I.A. McCowan , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
G. Lathoud , Dalle Molle Inst. for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence, Martigny, Switzerland
pp. 621-624

Non-native English speech recognition using bilingual English lexicon and acoustic models (Abstract)

A. Imamura , NTT Cyber Space Labs., Kanagawa, Japan
Y. Yamaguchi , NTT Cyber Space Labs., Kanagawa, Japan
S. Matsunaga , NTT Cyber Space Labs., Kanagawa, Japan
A. Ogawa , NTT Cyber Space Labs., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 625-628

Robust digit recognition using phase-dependent time-frequency masking (Abstract)

P. Aarabi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
G. Shi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 629-632

A novel spectral subtraction scheme for robust speech recognition: spectral subtraction using spectral harmonics of speech (Abstract)

Hanseok Ko , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Eng., Korea Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Jounghoon Beh , Dept. of Electron. & Comput. Eng., Korea Univ., Seoul, South Korea
pp. 633-636

Author Index (Abstract)

pp. A1-11
99 ms
(Ver )