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2012 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (2006)
Toronto, ON, Canada
July 9, 2006 to July 12, 2006
ISBN: 1-4244-0366-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Covers (PDF)

pp. C1

Copyright page (PDF)

pp. ii

Welcome (PDF)

pp. iii

Special Sessions (PDF)

pp. viii

Review Committee (PDF)

pp. viii-xii

Table of Contents (PDF)

pp. xiii-lxiii

Key Frame Extraction in 3D Video by Rate-Distortion Optimization (Abstract)

Kiyoharu Aizawa , Dept. of Electronics Engineering and Dept. of Frontier Informatics, The University of Tokyo, Japan. aizawa@hal.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Jianfeng Xu , Dept. of Electronics Engineering and Dept. of Frontier Informatics, The University of Tokyo, Japan. fenax@hal.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Toshihiko Yamasaki , Dept. of Electronics Engineering and Dept. of Frontier Informatics, The University of Tokyo, Japan. yamasaki@hal.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
pp. 1-4

Evolutionary Feature Generation in Speech Emotion Recognition (Abstract)

Stephan Reiter , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen. Reiter@tum.de
Bjorn Schuller , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen. Schuller@tum.de
Gerhard Rigoll , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen. Rigoll@tum.de
pp. 5-8

Identification and Detection of the Same Scene Based on Flash Light Patterns (Abstract)

Masao Sakauchi , University of Tokyo, National Institute of Informatics
Shin'ichi Satoh , University of Tokyo, National Institute of Informatics
Masao Takimoto , University of Tokyo, National Institute of Informatics
pp. 9-12

Detecting Musical Sounds in Broadcast Audio Based on Pitch Tuning Analysis (Abstract)

Susanto Rahardja , Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. E-mail: rsusanto@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Yongwei Zhu , Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. E-mail: ywzhu@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Qibin Sun , Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. E-mail: qibin@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 13-16

Scalability of Multimedia Applications on Next-Generation Processors (Abstract)

Yaron Caspi , Corporate Technology Group, Intel Corp, Israel; Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Adi Pinhas , Corporate Technology Group, Intel Corp, Israel. adi.pinhas@intel.com
Guy Amit , Corporate Technology Group, Intel Corp, Israel. guy.amit@intel.com
Ran Vitale , Corporate Technology Group, Intel Corp, Israel
pp. 17-20

On Parallelization of a Video Mining System (Abstract)

Eric Li , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. eric.q.li@intel.com
Wenlong Li , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. wenlong.li@intel.com
Tao Wang , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. tao.wang@intel.com
Carole Dulong , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. carole.dulong@intel.com
Nan Di , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. nan.di@intel.com
Yimin Zhang , Microprocessor Technology Lab, Intel Corporation. yimin.zhang@intel.com
pp. 21-24

Collaborative Multithreading: An Open Scalable Processor Architecture for Embedded Multimedia Applications (Abstract)

Wei-chun Ku , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., kuwc@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Shu-hsuan Chou , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., csh93@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Chih-heng Kang , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., kch91@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Jui-chin Chu , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., cjc@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Jiun-in Guo , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., jiguo@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Tien-fu Chen , Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R.O.C., chen@cs.ccu.edu.tw
pp. 25-28

Video Analysis and Compression on the STI Cell Broadband Engine Processor (Abstract)

Lurng-kuo Liu , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Jonathan Connell , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Brent Paulovicks , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Hangu Yeo , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Vadim Sheinin , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Sreeni Kesavarapu , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Lijung Tang , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Lark-hoon Leem , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
Ashish Jagmohan , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, USA
pp. 29-32

Computational Intellegence Techniques and their Applications in Content-Based Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Ling Guan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Matthew Kyan , School of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Sydney, Australia
Sri Krishnan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Kambiz Jarrah , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
pp. 33-36

Video News Shot Labeling Refinement via Shot Rhythm Models (Abstract)

John Kender , Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027. jrk@cs.columbia.edu
Milind Naphade , IBM T J Watson Research Center, Business Informatics Department, Hawthorne, NY 10532. naphade@us.ibm.com
pp. 37-40

Which Thousand Words are Worth a Picture? Experiments on Video Retrieval using a Thousand Concepts (Abstract)

Alexander Hauptmann , Language Technologies Institute, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 U.S.A.
Wei-hao Lin , Language Technologies Institute, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 U.S.A.
pp. 41-44

Clustering-Based Analysis of Semantic Concept Models for Video Shots (Abstract)

Markus Koskela , Centre for Digital Video Processing, Dublin City University, Ireland
Alan Smeaton , Centre for Digital Video Processing, Dublin City University, Ireland; Adaptive Information Cluster, Dublin City University, Ireland
pp. 45-48

Overview of Low-Complexity Video Transcoding from H.263 to H.264 (Abstract)

Marcus Barkowsky , Chair of Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Cauerstr. 7, 91058 Erlangen, Germany. Barkowsky@LNT.de
Andre Kaup , Chair of Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Cauerstr. 7, 91058 Erlangen, Germany. Kaup@LNT.de
Jens Bialkowski , Chair of Multimedia Communications and Signal Processing, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Cauerstr. 7, 91058 Erlangen, Germany. Bialkowski@LNT.de
pp. 49-52

An Efficient Algorithm for VC-1 to H.264 Video Transcoding in Progressive Compression (Abstract)

Hari Kalva , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Jae-beom Lee , Sarnoff Corporation, Princeton, NJ 08540
pp. 53-56

MPEG-4 to H.264 Transcoding using Macroblock Statistics (Abstract)

Sung-sun Lee , School of Computer Engineering, Sejong University, 98 Kunja-Dong, Kwangjin-Gu, Seoul, 143-747, Korea. DMS Lab.
Yung-ki Lee , School of Computer Engineering, Sejong University, 98 Kunja-Dong, Kwangjin-Gu, Seoul, 143-747, Korea. DMS Lab.
Yung-lyul Lee , School of Computer Engineering, Sejong University, 98 Kunja-Dong, Kwangjin-Gu, Seoul, 143-747, Korea. DMS Lab.
pp. 57-60

A Fast Intra Mode Decision Algorithm for AVS to H.264 Transcoding (Abstract)

Zhihang Wang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. zhihangwang@jdl.ac.cn
Debin Zhao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China; Department of Computer Science, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. dbzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Qingming Huang , Research Center of Digital Media, Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 61-64

Synthesis and Control of High Resolution Facial Expressions for Visual Interactions (Abstract)

Dimitris Metaxas , Rutgers University, Computer Science Department, New Brunswick, NJ 08854, USA
Chan-su Lee , Rutgers University, Computer Science Department, New Brunswick, NJ 08854, USA
Ahmed Elgammal , Rutgers University, Computer Science Department, New Brunswick, NJ 08854, USA
pp. 65-68

Towards Robust Intuitive Vision-Based User Interfaces (Abstract)

Oliver Schreer , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications/Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. Oliver.Schreer@fraunhofer.hhi.de
Ralf Tanger , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications/Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. Ralf.Tanger@fraunhofer.hhi.de
Peter Kauff , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications/Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. Peter.Kauff@fraunhofer.hhi.de
Roman Englert , Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 7, 10587 Berlin, Germany. roman.englert@telekom.de
Peter Eisert , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications/Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. Peter.Eisert@fraunhofer.hhi.de
pp. 69-72

A Multimedia System for Route Sharing and Video-Based Navigation (Abstract)

Jing Zhang , General Motors R&D, Warren, MI 48090 USA
Jie Yang , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
Wen Wu , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
pp. 73-76

Design and Implementation of a Multimedia Personalized Service Over Large Scale Networks (Abstract)

Bharadwaj Veeravalli , The National University of Singapore, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 10 Kent Ridge Crescent, Singapore 119260. Email: elebv@nus.edu.sg
Terence Gih Guang , The Institute of High Performance Computing, Division of Advanced Computing, 1 Science Park Road, Singapore 117528. Email: terence@ihpc.a-star.edu.sg
Xiaorong Li , The Institute of High Performance Computing, Division of Advanced Computing, 1 Science Park Road, Singapore 117528. Email: lixr@ihpc.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 77-80

Finding a Semantic Structure Interactively in Image Databases (Abstract)

Manjeet Rege , Machine Vision&Pattern Recognition Lab Database&Multimedia Systems Group, Department of Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA. rege@wayne.edu
Farshad Fotouhi , Machine Vision&Pattern Recognition Lab Database&Multimedia Systems Group, Department of Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA. fotouhi@wayne.edu
Ming Dong , Machine Vision&Pattern Recognition Lab Database&Multimedia Systems Group, Department of Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA. mdong@wayne.edu
pp. 81-84

3D Face Identification Based on Arrangement of Salient Wrinkles (Abstract)

A. Bimbo , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy
P. Pala , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy
G. Antini , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy
S. Berretti , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy
pp. 85-88

Content-Free Image Retrieval using Bayesian Product Rule (Abstract)

David Liu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, U.S.A. dliu@cmu.edu
Tsuhan Chen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, U.S.A. tsuhan@cmu.edu
pp. 89-92

Geodec: Enabling Geospatial Decision Making (Abstract)

Suya You , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Arjun Rihan , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Snehal Thakkar , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Cyrus Shahabi , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Jeff Khoshgozaran-Haghighi , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Kai-chen Huang , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Yao-yi Chiang , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Kelvin Chung , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Ram Nevatia , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Ulrich Neumann , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Sung Lee , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
Craig Knoblock , Integrated Media Systems Center - Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2561
pp. 93-96

Multi-View Video Coding using View Interpolation and Reference Picture Selection (Abstract)

Tomohiro Yendo , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Shinya Shimizu , Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Masaki Kitahara , Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Masayuki Tanimoto , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Hideaki Kimata , NTT Advanced Technology Corporation, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Kazuto Kamikura , Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Toshiaki Fujii , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Yoshiyuki Yashima , Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
Kenji Yamamoto , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate school of Engineering, Nagoya University
pp. 97-100

A New Oriented Adaptive Cross Search Algorithm for Block Matching Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Qing Wang , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an 710072, P. R. China
Heng Yang , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an 710072, P. R. China
pp. 101-104

Optimized Rate Allocation for Unbalanced Multiple Description Video Coding Over Unreliable Packet Network (Abstract)

Sun Lifeng , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
Li Bin , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
Yang Shiqiang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
Huang Feng , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
pp. 105-108

Video Transcoding for Packet Loss Resilience Based on the Multiple Descriptions (Abstract)

Nam Cho , Inst. of New Media and Communications, School of Electrical Eng., Seoul National Univ., Seoul 151-742, KOREA. nicho@snu.ac.kr, lit2eng@ispl.snu.ac.kr
Il Kim , Inst. of New Media and Communications, School of Electrical Eng., Seoul National Univ., Seoul 151-742, KOREA. lit2eng@ispl.snu.ac.kr
pp. 109-112

A New Quantization for Rate Control with Frame Variation Consideration (Abstract)

Seonki Kim , Digital Media Laboratory, LG Electronics, Inc., Seoul, Korea. Email: seonki@lge.com
Seong-jae Lim , Dept. of Information and Communications, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, 1 Oryong-dong, Buk-gu, Gwangju, 500-712, Korea. Email: sjlim@gist.ac.kr
pp. 113-116

Motion Aligned Spatial Scalable Video Coding (Abstract)

Shipeng Li , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing 100080, China. Email: spli@microsoft.com
Debing Liu , institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. Email: dbliu@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. Email: wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Debin Zhao , institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. Email: dbzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Yuwen He , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing 100080, China. Email: heyuwen@tsinghua.org.cn
pp. 117-120

Fast Multi-Reference Frame Motion Estimation via Downhill Simplex Search (Abstract)

Shang-hong Lai , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, R.O.C. d948323@oz.nthu.edu.tw, lai@cs.nthu.edu.tw
Chen-kuo Chiang , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, R.O.C. d948323@oz.nthu.edu.tw
pp. 121-124

Fast Progressive Model Refinement Global Motion Estimation Algorithm with Prediction (Abstract)

Haifeng Wang , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Qingshan Liu , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Jia Wang , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Hanqing Lu , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 125-128

Low-Complexity Adaptive Block-Size Transform Based on Extended Transforms (Abstract)

Siwei Ma , Department of Electrical Engineering and Integrated Medias Center, University of Southern California. E-mail: swma@usc.edu
Xiangyang Ji , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. E-mail: xyji@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. E-mail: wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Debin Zhao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. E-mail: dbzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Honggang Qi , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. E-mail: hgqi@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 129-132

Modified Winner Update with Adaptive Block Partition for Fast Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Shou-der Wei , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. greco@cs.nthu.edu.tw, phenixjon@cs.nthu.edu.tw
Shang-hong Lai , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. lai@cs.nthu.edu.tw, greco@cs.nthu.edu.tw, phenixjon@cs.nthu.edu.tw
Shao-wei Liu , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. greco@cs.nthu.edu.tw, phenixjon@cs.nthu.edu.tw
pp. 133-136

Fast Adaptation Decision Taking for Cross-Modal Multimedia Content Adaptation (Abstract)

Martin Prangl , Klagenfurt University, Department of Information Technology, Universit?tsstr. 65-67, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria
Hermann Hellwagner , Klagenfurt University, Department of Information Technology, Universit?tsstr. 65-67, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria
Tibor Szkaliczki , Computer and Automation Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, eLearning Department, L?gym?nyosi u. 11. H-1111 Budapest
pp. 137-140

An Efficient Memory Construction Scheme for an Arbitrary Side Growing Huffman Table (Abstract)

Chih-chieh Hsiao , CMLab, Dept. CSIE NTU, Setabox Corporation, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia NTU. E-mail: chchhsiao@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw, peiz@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
Shang-chih Chuang , CMLab, Dept. CSIE NTU, Setabox Corporation, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia NTU. E-mail: song@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw, peiz@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
Yi-shin Tung , CMLab, Dept. CSIE NTU, Setabox Corporation, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia NTU. E-mail: tung@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw, peiz@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
Sung-wen Wang , CMLab, Dept. CSIE NTU, Setabox Corporation, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia NTU. E-mail: song@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw, peiz@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
Ja-ling Wu , CMLab, Dept. CSIE NTU, Setabox Corporation, Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia NTU. E-mail: wjl@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw, peiz@cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
pp. 141-144

A Study on Spatial Scalable Coding using Vector Representation (Abstract)

Hiroshi Watanabe , Graduate School of Global Information and Telecommunication Studies, Waseda University 1011, Okuboyama, Nishitomida, Honjyo, Saitama, Japan
Kei Kawamura , Graduate School of Global Information and Telecommunication Studies, Waseda University 1011, Okuboyama, Nishitomida, Honjyo, Saitama, Japan
Yuki Yamamoto , Graduate School of Global Information and Telecommunication Studies, Waseda University 1011, Okuboyama, Nishitomida, Honjyo, Saitama, Japan
pp. 145-148

Non-Bandlimited Resampling of Images (Abstract)

Edmund Lai , Massey University, Institute of Information Science and Technology, Wellington, New Zealand
Beilei Huang , Nanyang Technological University, School of Computer Engineering, Singapore 639798
pp. 149-152

Efficient Motion Estimation using Sorting-Based Partial Distortion Search (Abstract)

Cheng-wei Yu , Department of Electronic Engineering, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Chou-chen Wang , Department of Electronic Engineering, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. E-mail: chchwang@isu.edu.tw
Chia-jung Lo , Department of Electronic Engineering, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
pp. 153-156

Semantic 3D Face Mesh Simplification for Transmission and Visualization (Abstract)

Alessandro Colombo , DISCo, Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy.
Claudio Cusano , DISCo, Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy.
Raimondo Schettini , DISCo, Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy.
pp. 157-160

Automatic Extraction of Geometric Lip Features with Application to Multi-Modal Speaker Identification (Abstract)

Roger Vilagut , Signal Processing Institute, Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. email: Roger.Vilagut@epfl.ch
Ivana Arsic , Signal Processing Institute, Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. email: Ivana.Arsic@epfl.ch
Jean-philippe Thiran , Signal Processing Institute, Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. email: JP.Thiran@epfl.ch
pp. 161-164

An Optimal Non-Uniform Scalar Quantizer for Distributed Video Coding (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China, School of Computer Sciences, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Feng Wu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, China
Xun Guo , School of Computer Sciences, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Bo Wu , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Debin Zhao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China, School of Computer Sciences, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
pp. 165-168

Acoustic Echo Cancellation in a Channel with Rapidly Varying Gain (Abstract)

Sumit Basu , Microsoft Research, sumitb@microsoft.com
pp. 169-172

Methods for None Intrusive Delay Measurment for Audio Communication over Packet Networks (Abstract)

Laurent Pilati , Mindspeed Technologies, 4000 Mac Arthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA, 92660, USA; 1681 route des dolines, 06903 Sophia-Antipolis, Cedex, France. Laurent.Pilati@Mindspeed.com
Norbert Rossello , Mindspeed Technologies, 4000 Mac Arthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA, 92660, USA; 1681 route des dolines, 06903 Sophia-Antipolis, Cedex, France. Norbert.Rossello@Mindspeed.com
Mohammad Zad-issa , Mindspeed Technologies, 4000 Mac Arthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA, 92660, USA; 1681 route des dolines, 06903 Sophia-Antipolis, Cedex, France. Mohammad.Zadissa@Mindspeed.com
pp. 173-176

Adaptive Dual AK-D Tree Search Algorithm for ICP Registration Applications (Abstract)

Shin-tseng Lee , Medical Augmented Reality Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin-Kou, Taiwan; Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Chung-hsien Huang , Department of Electrical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Jyi-feng Chen , Medical Augmented Reality Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin-Kou, Taiwan; Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Jiann-der Lee , Department of Electrical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Shih-sen Hsieh , Department of Electrical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Li-chang Liu , Department of Electrical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Cheien-tsai Wu , Medical Augmented Reality Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin-Kou, Taiwan; Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
pp. 177-180

Approximated Correlation Matrix and Pulse Prediction for Fast Algebraic Code-Excited LPC Speech Coders (Abstract)

Jar-ferr Yang , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC. Tel: +886-6-2757575 ext 623
Shu-min Tsai , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC. Tel: +886-6-2757575 ext 623
pp. 181-184

Sound Source Separation of Trio using Stereo Musig Sound Signal Based on Independent Component Analysis (Abstract)

Yasuhito Nanri , Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University, 2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube, Japan
Satoru Morita , Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University, 2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube, Japan
pp. 185-188

Interactive Multi-View Visual Contents Authoring System (Abstract)

Seyoon Jeong , Broadcasting Media Department, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI). ninja@etri.re.kr
Kyuheon Kim , Department of Electronics Engineering, Kyunghee University
Injae Lee , Broadcasting Media Department, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI). ninja@etri.re.kr
Myungseok Ki , Broadcasting Media Department, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI). ninja@etri.re.kr
pp. 189-192

Dynamic View-Dependent Multiresolution Terrain Visualization (Abstract)

Chung-chieh Huang , Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Central University, Chung-li, Taiwan
Din-chang Tseng , Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Central University, Chung-li, Taiwan. Email: tsengdc@ip.csie.ncu.edu.tw
pp. 193-196

3D Model Search Based on Stochastic ARG Matching (Abstract)

K. Niijima , Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University 6-1, Kasuga-koen, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816-8580, JAPAN. E-mail: niijima@i.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Y. Okada , Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University 6-1, Kasuga-koen, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816-8580, JAPAN; Intelligent Cooperation and Control, PRESTO, JST. E-m
N. Nakamura , Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University 6-1, Kasuga-koen, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816-8580, JAPAN. E-mail: n-naka@i.kyushu-u.ac.jp
pp. 197-200

Optimal Error Protection of Progressively Compressed 3D Meshes (Abstract)

Shakeel Ahmad , Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Konstanz, Germany
Raouf Hamzaoui , Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Konstanz, Germany
pp. 201-204

A New Image Correction Method for Multiview Video System (Abstract)

Gangyi Jiang , Faculty of Information Science and Engineering, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China; National Key Laboratory of Machine Perception, Peking University, 100871, China
Xiexiong Chen , Department of Information and Electronics Engineering, Zhejiang University, 310027, China
Mei Yu , Faculty of Information Science and Engineering, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China; National Key Laboratory of Machine Perception, Peking University, 100871, China
Feng Shao , Faculty of Information Science and Engineering, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China; Department of Information and Electronics Engineering, Zhejiang University, 310027, China
pp. 205-208

Locally Refined Collision Detection of Large Scale Complex Polygonal Meshes in Distributed Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Nicolas Georganas , University of Ottawa, georganas@discover.uottawa.ca
Peiran Liu , University of Ottawa, peiran@discover.uottawa.ca
Gerhard Roth , National Research Council of Canada, Gerhard.Roth@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
pp. 209-212

Scalable Multi-View Video Coding for Interactive 3DTV (Abstract)

A. Tekalp , Koc University, College of Engineering, Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey, 34450
Nukhet Ozbek , Ege University, International Computer Institute, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey, 35100
pp. 213-216

Extraction of Outcrop Points from Visual Hulls for Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Koh Kakusho , Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University, kakushotoyo@mm.media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Masaaki Iiyama , Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University, iiyamatoyo@mm.media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Masahiro Toyoura , Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University, toyo@mm.media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Michihiko Minoh , Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University, minoh@media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
pp. 217-220

Relative Depth Layer Extraction for Monoscopic Video by Use of Multidimensional Filter (Abstract)

Jing-ying Chang , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: jychang@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, fu
Liang-gee Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: lgchen@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, fur
Shao-yi Chien , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: sychien@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, fu
Chao-chung Cheng , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: fury@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw
pp. 221-224

Robust Rigid Head Motion Estimation Based on Differential Evolution (Abstract)

Axel Weissenfeld , Institut f?r Informationsverarbeitung, University of Hannover, Appelstr. 9A, 30167 Hannover, Germany. aweissen@tnt.uni-hannover.de
Joern Ostermann , Institut f?r Informationsverarbeitung, University of Hannover, Appelstr. 9A, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Kang Liu , Institut f?r Informationsverarbeitung, University of Hannover, Appelstr. 9A, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Onay Urfalioglu , Institut f?r Informationsverarbeitung, University of Hannover, Appelstr. 9A, 30167 Hannover, Germany
pp. 225-228

Real-Time Iterative Spectrum Inversion with Look-Ahead (Abstract)

Gerald Beauregard , muvee Technologies, g.beauregard@ieee.org
Xinglei Zhu , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore. xzhu@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Lonce Wyse , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore. lonce@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 229-232

An Optimal and Statistically Robust Correlation Technique for Block Based Motion Estimation (Abstract)

F. Essannouni , Laboratoire de Math?matiques Pures et Appliqu?ees, Universit? du Littoral-C?ote d'Opale, C.U. de la Mi-Voix, 50 rue F. Buisson, B.P. 699, 62228 Calais, Cedex, France; GSCM, UFR IT, Facult? d
A. Salam , Laboratoire de Math?matiques Pures et Appliqu?ees, Universit? du Littoral-C?ote d'Opale, C.U. de la Mi-Voix, 50 rue F. Buisson, B.P. 699, 62228 Calais, Cedex, France. Ahmed.Salam@lmpa.univ-l
D. Aboutajdine , GSCM, UFR IT, Facult? des Sciences, Universit? e Mohamed V-Agdal, B.P. 1014 Rabat, Maroc. aboutaj@fsr.ac.ma
R. Haj Thami , Laboratoire SI2M, Equipe WiM, ENSIAS, Universit? Mohamed V-Souissi, B.P. 713 Rabat, Maroc. oulad@ensias.ma
pp. 233-236

Human Vision System Aware Exhaustive Block-Matching Algorithm (Abstract)

David Lin , University of California, San Diego, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407, La Jolla, CA 92093-0407
Paul Chau , University of California, San Diego, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407, La Jolla, CA 92093-0407
pp. 237-240

Performance of Optical Flow Techniques on Graphics Hardware (Abstract)

Florian Obermeier , Lehrstuhl f?r Datenverarbeitung, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80333 M?nchen, Germany
Klaus Diepold , Lehrstuhl f?r Datenverarbeitung, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80333 M?nchen, Germany
Marko Durkovic , Lehrstuhl f?r Datenverarbeitung, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80333 M?nchen, Germany
Michael Zwick , Lehrstuhl f?r Datenverarbeitung, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80333 M?nchen, Germany
pp. 241-244

Decentralized Multiple Camera Multiple Object Tracking (Abstract)

Dan Schonfeld , ECE Department, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA, 60607. ds@ece.uic.edu
Magdi Mohamed , Visual Communication&Display Technologies, Motorola Labs, Schaumburg, IL, USA, 60196. Magdi.Mohamed@motorola.com
Wei Qu , ECE Department, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA, 60607. wqu@ece.uic.edu
pp. 245-248

Where was the Picture Taken: Image Localization in Route Panoramas Using Epipolar Geometry (Abstract)

Mubarak Shah , Department of Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA
Saad Khan , Department of Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA
Fahd Rafi , Department of Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA
pp. 249-252

Color Data Coding for Three-Dimensional Mesh Models Considering Connectivity and Geometry Information (Abstract)

Yo-sung Ho , Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), 1 Oryong-dong, Buk-gu, Gwangju, 500-712, Korea. hoyo@gist.ac.kr
Young-suk Yoon , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), 161, Gajeong-dong, Yuseong-gu, Deajeon, 305-350, Korea. ys.yoon@etri.re.kr
Sung-yeol Kim , Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), 1 Oryong-dong, Buk-gu, Gwangju, 500-712, Korea. sykim75@gist.ac.kr
pp. 253-256

Removing Shadows using Flash/Noflash Image Edges (Abstract)

Cheng Lu , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada V5A 1S6. clu@cs.sfu.ca
Mark Drew , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada V5A 1S6. mark@cs.sfu.ca
Graham Finlayson , School of Computing Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, U.K. NR4 7TJ. graham@cmp.uea.ac.uk
pp. 257-260

A Two-Layer Graphical Model for Combined Video Shot and Scene Boundary Detection (Abstract)

Bjorn Schuller , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. sch@mmk.ei.tum.de
Gerhard Rigoll , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. rigoll@mmk.ei.tum.de
Marc Al-Hames , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. alh@mmk.ei.tum.de
Stefan Zettl , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. zet@mmk.ei.tum.de
Frank Wallhoff , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. waf@mmk.ei.tum.de
Stephan Reiter , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Arcisstrasse 16, 80333 M?nchen, Germany. res@mmk.ei.tum.de
pp. 261-264

A Snake-Based Segmentation Algorithm for Objects with Boundary Concavities (Abstract)

Ashraf Alattar , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, PaiChai University, Daejeon, The Republic of Korea. ashraf@pcu.ac.kr, zeros@pcu.ac.kr
Jong Jang , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, PaiChai University, Daejeon, The Republic of Korea. jangjw@pcu.ac.kr, zeros@pcu.ac.kr
Shin-hyoung Kim , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, PaiChai University, Daejeon, The Republic of Korea. zeros@pcu.ac.kr
pp. 265-268

Entropy and Memory Constrained Vector Quantization with Separability Based Feature Selection (Abstract)

Robert Gray , Information Systems Lab., Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, rmgray@stanford.edu
Sangho Yoon , Information Systems Lab., Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, holyoon@stanford.edu
pp. 269-272

Video Object Segmentation Based on Object Enhancement and Region Merging (Abstract)

Aishy Amer , Concordia University, Electrical&Computer Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. amer@ece.concordia.ca
Langis Gagnon , Computer Research Institute of Montreal (CRIM), Montreal, Quebec, Canada. langis.gagnon@crim.ca
Ken Ryan , Concordia University, Electrical&Computer Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. kenne_ry@ece.concordia.ca
pp. 273-276

SCCS: A Scalable Clustered Camera System for Multiple Object Tracking Communicating Via Message Passing Interface (Abstract)

Wayne Wolf , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. wolf@princeton.edu
Cheng-yao Chen , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. chengc@princeton.edu
Jason Schlessman , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. jschless@princeton.edu
Jaswinder Singh , Princeton University, Dept. of Computer Science, Princeton, NJ 08544. jps@cs.princeton.edu
Senem Velipasalar , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. svelipas@princeton.edu
pp. 277-280

Power-Scalable Algorithm and Reconfigurable Macro-Block Pipelining Architecture of H.264 Encoder for Mobile Application (Abstract)

Tung-chien Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab, Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. doliamo@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, djchen@vid
Liang-gee Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab, Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: lgchen@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, doli
Yu-han Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab, Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. doliamo@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw, djchen@vid
pp. 281-284

Embedded Convolutional Face Finder (Abstract)

Sebastien Roux , France Telecom division R&D, 28 Chemin du Vieux Chene, 38243 Meylan, France. e-mail: Sebastien.Roux@francetelecom.com
Franck Mamalet , France Telecom division R&D, 28 Chemin du Vieux Chene, 38243 Meylan, France. e-mail: Franck.Mamalet@francetelecom.com
Christophe Garcia , France Telecom division R&D, 28 Chemin du Vieux Chene, 38243 Meylan, France. e-mail: Christophe.Garcia@francetelecom.com
pp. 285-288

PAC DSP Core and Application Processors (Abstract)

Jenq-kuen Lee , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C.
Chein-wei Jen , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C.
Wen-feng Chen , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C.
I-tao Liao , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C.
David Chang , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C. cwchang@itri.org.tw
Shau-yin Tseng , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C.
pp. 289-292

Toward Intelligent Use of Semantic Information on Subspace Discovery for Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Qi Tian , Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio
Jie Yu , Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio
pp. 293-296

Pattern Mining in Visual Concept Streams (Abstract)

Shih-fu Chang , Columbia Univeristy
Lexing Xie , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
pp. 297-300

Mining Relationship Between Video Concepts using Probabilistic Graphical Models (Abstract)

Alexander Hauptmann , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. alex+@cs.cmu.edu
Rong Yan , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. yanrong@cs.cmu.edu
Ming-yu Chen , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. mychen@cs.cmu.edu
pp. 301-304

Automatic Semantic Annotation of Images using Spatial Hidden Markov Model (Abstract)

Horace S Ip , Image Computing Group, Department of Computer Science, Center for Innovative Applications of Internet and Multimedia Technologies (AIMtech Centre), City University of Hong Kong, HONG KONG
Feiyang Yu , Image Computing Group, Department of Computer Science, Center for Innovative Applications of Internet and Multimedia Technologies (AIMtech Centre), City University of Hong Kong, HONG KONG
pp. 305-308

RD-Optimization for MPEG-2 to H.264 Transcoding (Abstract)

Luis Orozco-Barbosa , Instituto de Investigaci?n en Inform?tica de Albacete. Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Campus Universitario, 02071 Albacete, SPAIN.
Hari Kalva , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Altantic University, Boca Raton, FL, USA
Gerardo Fernandez-Escribano , Instituto de Investigaci?n en Inform?tica de Albacete. Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Campus Universitario, 02071 Albacete, SPAIN.
Pedro Cuenca , Instituto de Investigaci?n en Inform?tica de Albacete. Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Campus Universitario, 02071 Albacete, SPAIN.
pp. 309-312

Motion and Mode Mapping for MPEG-2 to H.264/AVC Transcoding (Abstract)

Jun Xin , Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Cambridge, USA
Kazuo Sugimoto , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan
Shun-ichi Sekiguchi , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan
Anthony Vetro , Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Cambridge, USA
pp. 313-316

Optimal Requantization-Based Rate Adaptation for H.264 (Abstract)

Bo Shen , Hewlett Packard Laboratories. boshen@hpl.hp.com
pp. 317-320

An New Coefficients Transform Matrix for the Transform Domain MPEG-2 TO H.264/AVC Transcoding (Abstract)

Gao Chen , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, 100080, China; Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100039, China. Email: chengao@ict.ac.cn
Yongdong Zhang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, 100080, China. Email: zhyd@ict.ac.cn
Shouxun Lin , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, 100080, China. Email: sxlin@ict.ac.cn
Gang Cao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, 100080, China. Email: gcao@ict.ac.cn
pp. 321-324

Biologically vs. Logic Inspired Encoding of Facial Actions and Emotions in Video (Abstract)

M. Pantic , Computing Department, Imperial College London, UK. M.Pantic@imperial.ic.ac.uk
M.F. Valstar , Computing Department, Imperial College London, UK. M.F.Valstar@imperial.ic.ac.uk
pp. 325-328

Evaluation of Self-Editing Based on Behaviors-for-Attention for Desktop Manipulation Videos (Abstract)

Motoyuki Ozeki , ACCMS, Kyoto University, Yoshida Honmachi, Kyoto 606-8501 Japan. ozeki@media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Yuichi Nakamura , ACCMS, Kyoto University, Yoshida Honmachi, Kyoto 606-8501 Japan. yuichi@media.kyoto-u.ac.jp
pp. 329-332

Bringing the Wiki Collaboration Model to the Tabletop World (Abstract)

Alessandro Valli , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit? degli Studi di Firenze. valli@micc.unifi.it
Alberto Bimbo , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit? degli Studi di Firenze. delbimbo@dsi.unifi.it
Stefano Baraldi , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit? degli Studi di Firenze. stefano.baraldi@unifi.it
pp. 333-336

Designing Interactions in Event-Based Unified Management of Personal Multimedia Information (Abstract)

Jensen Galan , Department of Computer Science, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 94132. jrgalan@sfsu.edu
Rahul Singh , Department of Computer Science, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 94132. rsingh@cs.sfsu.edu
Juan Pinzon , Department of Computer Science, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 94132. juanpin@sfsu.edu
Wolfgang Taube , Department of Digital Media, Fachhochschule Furtwangen, Furtwangen, Germany, 78120. taube@fh-furtwangen.de
pp. 337-340

Tensor-Based Multiple Object Trajectory Indexing and Retrieval (Abstract)

Dan Schonfeld , University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 815 S.Morgan St.,Chicago, IL, 60607. ds@ece.uic.edu
Ashfaq Khokhar , University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 815 S.Morgan St.,Chicago, IL, 60607. ashfaq@ece.uic.edu
Faisal Bashir , University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 815 S.Morgan St.,Chicago, IL, 60607. fbashir@ece.uic.edu
Xiang Ma , University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 815 S.Morgan St.,Chicago, IL, 60607. mxiang@ece.uic.edu
pp. 341-344

Poster Image Matching by Color Scheme and Layout Information (Abstract)

Junji Yamato , NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation 3-1, Morinosato Wakamiya, Atsugi-shi, Kanagawa, Japan 243-0198
Takayuki Kurozumi , NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation 3-1, Morinosato Wakamiya, Atsugi-shi, Kanagawa, Japan 243-0198
Cheng-yao Chen , NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation 3-1, Morinosato Wakamiya, Atsugi-shi, Kanagawa, Japan 243-0198
pp. 345-348

Improved Similarity-Based Online Feature Selection in Region-Based Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Fei Li , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Wenli Xu , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Qionghai Dai , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
pp. 349-352

Large-Scale Duplicate Detection for Web Image Search (Abstract)

Wei-ying Ma , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Zhiwei Li , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Mingjing Li , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Bin Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, China
pp. 353-356

A High Throughput VLSI Architecture Design for H.264 Context-Based Adaptive Binary Arithmetic Decoding with Look Ahead Parsing (Abstract)

Yao-chang Yang , Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia-Yi 621, Taiwan, ROC. e-mail: yangyc@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Chien-chang Lin , Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia-Yi 621, Taiwan, ROC. e-mail: lcc@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Ching-lung Su , Department of Electronics Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science Technology, Yun-Lin 640, Taiwan, ROC. e-mail: kevinsu@yuntech.edu.tw
Jiun-in Guo , Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia-Yi 621, Taiwan, ROC. e-mail: jiguo@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Hsui-cheng Chang , Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chia-Yi 621, Taiwan, ROC. e-mail: chc92@cs.ccu.edu.tw
pp. 357-360

An Efficient Reference Frame Storage Scheme for H.264 HDTV Decoder (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Don Xie , Grandview Semiconductor, Beijing, China. don.xie@grandviewsemi.com
Di Wu , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. dwu@jdl.ac.cn
Peng Zhang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. zhangpeng@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 361-364

Scalable Rate-Distortion-Computation Hardware Accelerator for MCTF and ME (Abstract)

Ching-yeh Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: cychen@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw
Yi-hau Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: ttchen@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw
Liang-gee Chen , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: lgchen@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw
Chih-chi Cheng , DSP/IC Design Lab., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: ccc@video.ee.ntu.edu.tw
pp. 365-368

A Novel Data-Parallel Coprocessor for Multimedia Signal Processing (Abstract)

Wang Zhi-ying , School of Computer National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, P. R. China.
Dai Kui , School of Computer National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, P. R. China.
Lai Mingche , School of Computer National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, P. R. China. mingchelai@chiplight.com.cn
Lu Hong-yi , School of Computer National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, P. R. China.
pp. 369-372

Videopot: Indexing-Based Desktop Video Search System (Abstract)

Dan Mikami , NTT Cyber-Solutions Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-1 Hikarino-Oka, Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa 239-0847, Japan. +81-46-859-3338. mikami.dan@lab.ntt.co.jp
Shozo Azuma , NTT Cyber-Solutions Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-1 Hikarino-Oka, Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa 239-0847, Japan. +81-46-859-3338. azuma.shozo@lab.ntt.co.jp
Hidenobu Nagata , NTT Cyber-Solutions Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-1 Hikarino-Oka, Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa 239-0847, Japan. +81-46-859-3338. nagata.hidenobu@lab.ntt.co.jp
Masashi Morimoto , NTT Cyber-Solutions Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-1 Hikarino-Oka, Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa 239-0847, Japan. +81-46-859-3338. morimoto.masashi@lab.ntt.co.jp
pp. 373-376

Advancing Content-Based Retrieval Effectiveness with Cluster-Temporal Browsing in Multilingual Video Databases (Abstract)

Mika Rautiainen , MediaTeam Oulu, University of Oulu, P.O.BOX 4500, FIN-90014 University of Oulu, Mika.Rautiainen@ee.oulu.fi
Tapio Seppanen , MediaTeam Oulu, University of Oulu, P.O.BOX 4500, FIN-90014 University of Oulu, Tapio.Seppanen@ee.oulu.fi
Timo Ojala , MediaTeam Oulu, University of Oulu, P.O.BOX 4500, FIN-90014 University of Oulu, Timo.Ojala@ee.oulu.fi
pp. 377-380

Predictive Dynamic User Interfaces for Interactive Visual Search (Abstract)

Ron Appel , Artificial Perception Laboratory, University of Toronto
Azadeh Khaleghi , Artificial Perception Laboratory, University of Toronto
Sam Mavandadi , Artificial Perception Laboratory, University of Toronto
Parham Aarabi , Artificial Perception Laboratory, University of Toronto
pp. 381-384

Usability Evaluation for Image Retrieval Beyond Desktop Applications (Abstract)

Michael Pfeiffer , Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
Thomas Kaster , Vis-?-pix GmbH, Potsdam, Germany
Christian Bauckhage , Deutsche Telekom AG, Laboratories, Berlin, Germany
pp. 385-388

Shape-Based Visual Query Rewriting (Abstract)

Georges Chalhoub , Computer Science Department, LE2I - Bourgogne University, BP 47870 21078 Dijon - France. gchalhoub@bdl.gov.lb
Kokou Yetongnon , Computer Science Department, LE2I - Bourgogne University, BP 47870 21078 Dijon - France. Kokou.yetongnon@u-bourgogne.fr
Richard Chbeir , Computer Science Department, LE2I - Bourgogne University, BP 47870 21078 Dijon - France. richard.chbeir@u-bourgogne.fr
pp. 389-392

Mining Text and Visual Links to Browse TV Programs in a Web-Like Way (Abstract)

Xin Fan , Dept. of EE and IS, Univ. of Science and Tech. of China, P.R. China
Hisashi Miyamori , National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan
Mingjing Li , Microsoft Research Asia, P.R. China
Katsumi Tanaka , National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan; Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University, Japan
pp. 393-396

Towards an Efficient Integration, Structure and Exploration of Landscape Architecture Project Information (Abstract)

Robert Laurini , National School of Higher Studies in Landscape Architecture and Nature, cs2902 F-41029 Blois cedex. robert.laurini@liris.cnrs.fr
Franck Favetta , Research Center for Images and Intelligent Information Systems, INSA-Lyon F-69622 Villeurbanne. franck.favetta@free.fr
pp. 397-400

Automatic Geometric and Photometric Calibration for Tiling Multiple Projectors with a Pan-Tilt-Zoom Camera (Abstract)

Shou-chun Liao , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.
Zen-chung Shih , Department of Computer and Information Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.
Yu-pao Tsai , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan; Department of Computer and Information Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.
Yi-ping Hung , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan; Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan; Institute of Networking and Multime
Yen-nien Wu , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.
pp. 401-404

Video Stabilization Performance Assessment (Abstract)

Marius Tico , Nokia Research Center, P.O.Box 100, FIN-33721 Tampere, Finland
Matti Niskanen , Machine Vision Group, Infotech Oulu, P.O.Box 4500, FIN-90014 Univ. of Oulu, Finland
Olli Silven , Machine Vision Group, Infotech Oulu, P.O.Box 4500, FIN-90014 Univ. of Oulu, Finland
pp. 405-408

The Hydraulophone: Instrumentation for Tactile Feedback from Water Fountain Fluid Streams as a New Multimedia Interface (Abstract)

Steve Mann , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
Ahmedullah Sharifi , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
Russell Verbeeten , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
Mike Hung , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
pp. 409-412

Subjective Evaluations of an Experimental Gesturephone (Abstract)

Ryoichi Komiya , Faculty of Information Technology, Multimedia University, Malaysia
Mohd Ramliy , Faculty of Information Technology, Multimedia University, Malaysia
Nor Mohd Arif , Faculty of Engineering, Multimedia University, Malaysia
pp. 413-416

Autoframing: A Recommendation System for Detecting Undesirable Elements and Cropping Automatically Photos (Abstract)

Shigeru Owada , Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Incorporated, Fundamental Research Laboratory, Tokyo, Japan
Frank Nielsen , Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Incorporated, Fundamental Research Laboratory, Tokyo, Japan
Yuichi Hasegawa , Sony Corporation, Digital Imaging Business Group, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 417-420

An Intelligent Guiding Bulletin Board System with Real-Time Vision and Multi-Keyword Spotting Multimedia Human-Computer Interaction (Abstract)

Chung-hsien Yang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
You-sheng Yeh , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Pau-choo Chung , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Jar-ferr Yang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Jhing-fa Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Cheng-yu Chang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
pp. 421-424

Consistent Goal-Directed User Model for Realisitc Man-Machine Task-Oriented Spoken Dialogue Simulation (Abstract)

Olivier Pietquin , ?cole Sup?rieure d'?lectricit? - SUPELEC, Metz Campus - STS Team, 2 rue ?douard Belin - F-57070 Metz - FRANCE. email: olivier.pietquin@supelec.fr
pp. 425-428

Sign Language Recognition from Homography (Abstract)

Chunli Wang , Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, 100080, China. clwang@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China; Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, 100080, China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Qi Wang , School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China. wangqi@jdl.ac.cn
Xilin Chen , Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, 100080, China. xlchen@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 429-432

Experiences with High Definition Interactive Video Conferencing (Abstract)

Colin Perkins , Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
Ladan Gharai , Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California
Tom Lehman , Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California
Alvaro Saurin , Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
pp. 433-436

Multipoint Measuring System for Video and Sound - 100-camera and microphone system (Abstract)

Kazuya Takeda , Graduate School of Information Science, Nagoya University, Japan
Masayuki Tanimoto , Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Japan
Toshiaki Fujii , Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Japan
Kensaku Mori , Graduate School of Information Science, Nagoya University, Japan
Yasuhito Suenaga , Graduate School of Information Science, Nagoya University, Japan
Kenji Mase , Information Technology Center, Nagoya University, Japan
pp. 437-440

A Language and Architecture for Automating Multimedia Content Production on Grid (Abstract)

P. Bellini , DISIT LAB, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 -- 50139 -- Florence, Italy. Tel:+390554796567, +390554796523, fax: +390554796363. pbellini@dsi.unif
P. Nesi , DISIT LAB, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 -- 50139 -- Florence, Italy. Tel:+390554796567, +390554796523, fax: +390554796363. nesi@dsi.unifi.it
I. Bruno , DISIT LAB, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 -- 50139 -- Florence, Italy. Tel:+390554796567, +390554796523, fax: +390554796363. ivanb@dsi.unifi.i
pp. 441-444

Cell-Broadband-Engine-Based Realtime Wavelet Decomposition for HDTV Video Images and Beyond (Abstract)

Hiroki Nishiyama , IBM Japan Ltd.
Munehiro Doi , IBM Japan Ltd.
Hiroki Nakano , IBM Japan Ltd.
Akihiro Asahara , IBM Japan Ltd.
Yumi Mori , IBM Japan Ltd.
pp. 445-448

A New Deblocking Algorithm Based on Adjusted Contourlet Transform (Abstract)

Li Song , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Hongkai Xiong , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Chen Wang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Songyu Yu , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Haohao Song , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
pp. 449-452

Restoration of Halftoned Color-Quantized Images using Linear Estimator (Abstract)

Yik-hing Fung , Centre for Multimedia Signal Processing, Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Yuk-hee Chan , Centre for Multimedia Signal Processing, Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
pp. 453-456

Modified Laplacian Filter and Intensity Correction Technique for Image Resolution Enhancement (Abstract)

Day-fann Shen , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Douleo 640, TAIWAN. E-mail: shendf@yuntech.edu.tw
Pon-jay Huang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Douleo 640, TAIWAN
Chui-wen Chiu , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Douleo 640, TAIWAN
pp. 457-460

Rain Removal in Video by Combining Temporal and Chromatic Properties (Abstract)

Wee Leow , Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, leowwk@comp.nus.edu.sg
Hao Li , Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, lihao@comp.nus.edu.sg
Xiaopeng Zhang , Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, zhangxi7@comp.nus.edu.sg
Teck Ng , Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, ngtk@comp.nus.edu.sg
Yingyi Qi , Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, qiyingyi@comp.nus.edu.sg
pp. 461-464

Optimal Linear Combination of Denoising Schemes for Efficient Removal of Image Artifacts (Abstract)

Hayder Radha , ECE Department / 2120 EB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Ramin Eslami , ECE Department / 2120 EB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
pp. 465-468

Coding Artifact Reduction using Non-Reference Block Grid Visibility Measure (Abstract)

I. Kirenko , Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Ihor.Kirenko@philips.com
R. Muijs , Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Remco.Muijs@philips.com
L. Shao , Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. L.Shao@philips.com
pp. 469-472

An Adaptive De-Interlacing Algorithm Based on Texture and Motion Vector Analysis (Abstract)

Debin Zhao , Department of Computer Science& Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. dbzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Songnan Li , Department of Computer Science& Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. snli@jdl.ac.cn
Qian Huang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. qhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Jianguo Du , Department of Computer Science& Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. jgdu@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 473-476

Detection and Removal of Long Scratch Lines in Aged Films (Abstract)

Louis Lin , Department of Comp. Sci. and Information, Engineering Tamkang University, Taiwan
Wonjun Lee , Department of Computer Science and Engineering Korea University, Seoul, Korea. wlee@korea.ac.kr
Timothy Shih , Department of Comp. Sci. and Information, Engineering Tamkang University, Taiwan. tshih@cs.tku.edu.tw
pp. 477-480

Power-Aware Particle Filtering for Video Tracking (Abstract)

Pan Pan , ECE department, University of Illinois at Chicago, 851 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL, 60607. ppan3@uic.edu
Dan Schonfeld , ECE department, University of Illinois at Chicago, 851 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL, 60607. dans@uic.edu
pp. 481-484

Modeling Blocking Visual Sensitivity Profile (Abstract)

Guangtao Zhai , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Xiaokang Yang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Wenjun Zhang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Yi Xu , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
pp. 485-488

Directional Weighting-Based Demosaicking Algorithm for Noisy CFA Environments (Abstract)

Cheng-hsien Lee , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Chih-lung Hsu , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Hung-yi Lo , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Tsung-nan Lin , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan; Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 489-492

Efficient Recognition of Authentic Dynamic Facial Expressions on the Feedtum Database (Abstract)

Gerhard Rigoll , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Interaction, Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 Munich
Michael Hawellek , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Interaction, Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 Munich
Frank Wallhoff , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Interaction, Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 Munich
Bjorn Schuller , Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Institute for Human-Machine Interaction, Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 Munich
pp. 493-496

TV Commercial Classification by using Multi-Modal Textual Information (Abstract)

Jesse Jin , The School of Design, Communication and Information Technology, University of Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia. Jin@newcastle.edu.au
Lingyu Duan , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. lingyu@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Qi Tian , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. tian@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Yantao Zheng , NUS Graduate School, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597. yantaozheng@comp.nus.edu.sg
pp. 497-500

Support Vector Machine for Multiple Feature Classifcation (Abstract)

Bing-yu Sun , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.
Moon-chuen Lee , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.
pp. 501-504

Web Image Mining Based on Modeling Concept-Sensitive Salient Regions (Abstract)

Qingshan Liu , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, China. qsliu@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Hanqing Lu , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, China. luhq@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Jinqiao Wang , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, China. jqwang@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Songde Ma , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, China. mostma@gmail.com
Jing Liu , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, China. jliu@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
pp. 505-508

Interactions and Integrations of Multiple Sensory Channels in Human Brain (Abstract)

Shin'ya Nishida , NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Atsugi, Japan
pp. 509-512

Optimizing Algorithms for Region-of-Interest Video Compression, with Application to Mobile Telehealth (Abstract)

Sira Rao , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA. parshu@ece.gatech.edu
Nikil Jayant , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA. jayant@ece.gatech.edu, parshu@ece.gatech.edu
pp. 513-516

A Captcha Based on the Human Visual Systems Masking Characteristics (Abstract)

Rony Ferzli , Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85287-5706. rony.ferzli@asu.edu
Lina Karam , Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85287-5706. karam@asu.edu
Rida Bazzi , Department of Computer Science&Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85287-8809. bazzi@asu.edu
pp. 517-520

Photorealistic Attention-Based Gaze Animation (Abstract)

Frederic Pighin , Computer Science and Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California
Laurent Itti , Computer Science and Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California
Nitin Dhavale , Computer Science and Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California
pp. 521-524

Image Auto-Annotation using a Statistical Model with Salient Regions (Abstract)

Paul Lewis , Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom. phl@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Jonathon Hare , Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom. jsh2@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Jiayu Tang , Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom. jt04r@ecs.soton.ac.uk
pp. 525-528

Sampling Strategies for Active Learning in Personal Photo Retrieval (Abstract)

Jean-yves Bouguet , Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
Yi Wu , Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
Carole Dulong , Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
Igor Kozintsev , Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
pp. 529-532

A New Study on Distance Metrics as Similarity Measurement (Abstract)

Nicu Sebe , Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam
Jie Yu , Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio
Qi Tian , Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at San Antonio
Jaume Amores , IMEDIA Research Group, INRIA, Rocquencourt, France
pp. 533-536

Matching Faces with Textual Cues in Soccer Videos (Abstract)

Marco Bertini , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit?degli Studi di Firenze. bertini@dsi.unifi.it
Walter Nunziati , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit?degli Studi di Firenze. nunziati@dsi.unifi.it
Alberto Bimbo , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica - Universit?degli Studi di Firenze. delbimbo@dsi.unifi.it
pp. 537-540

A Content-Aware Stream Authentication Scheme Optimized for Distortion and Overhead (Abstract)

Zhishou Zhang , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore; Department of ECE, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Wai-choong Wong , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore; Department of ECE, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Susie Wee , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA USA
Qibin Sun , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
John Apostolopoulos , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA USA
pp. 541-544

Authenticating Multimedia Transmitted Over Wireless Networks: A Content-Aware Stream-Level Approach (Abstract)

Qibin Sun , Institute for Infocomm Research, A-STAR, Singapore. qibin@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Zhi Li , Department of ECE, National University of Singapore. Email: lizhi@nus.edu.sg
Chang Chen , Department of ECE, Florida Institute of Technology, USA. cchen@fit.edu
Yong Lian , Department of ECE, National University of Singapore. Email: eleliany@nus.edu.sg
pp. 545-548

Detecting Image Splicing using Geometry Invariants and Camera Characteristics Consistency (Abstract)

Yu-feng Hsu , Department of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, yfhsu@ee.columbia.edu
Shih-fu Chang , Department of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, sfchang@ee.columbia.edu
pp. 549-552

Video Based Person Authentication via Audio/Visual Association (Abstract)

Thomas Huang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 405 N. Matthew Ave., Urbana, IL, 61801. huang@ifp.uiuc.edu
Ming Liu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 405 N. Matthew Ave., Urbana, IL, 61801. mingliu1@ifp.uiuc.edu
pp. 553-556

On Peer-to-Peer Multimedia Content Access and Distribution (Abstract)

Deepa Kundur , Electrical&Computer Engineering Department, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Zhu Liu , AT&T Labs - Research, Middletown, NJ, USA
Heather Yu , Panasonic Princeton Research Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, USA
Madjid Merabti , School of Computing&Mathematical Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
pp. 557-560

Adaptive Erasure Resilient Coding in Distributed Storage (Abstract)

Jin Li , Communication and Collaboration Systems, Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Bld. 113, Redmond, WA 98052. Email: jinl@microsoft.com
pp. 561-564

Efficient Search in P2P-based Video-on-Demand Streaming Service (Abstract)

Huicheng Chi , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China. addison@cs.ust.hk
Qian Zhang , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China. qianzh@cs.ust.hk, addison@cs.ust.hk
pp. 565-568

Low Latency Video Streaming Over Peer-To-Peer Networks (Abstract)

Bernd Girod , Information Systems Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-9510, USA. bgirod@stanford.edu
Eric Setton , Information Systems Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-9510, USA. esetton@stanford.edu
Jeonghun Noh , Information Systems Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-9510, USA. jhnoh@stanford.edu
pp. 569-572

Modeling Adaptive Media Processing Workflows (Abstract)

Gisik Kwon , Computer Science and Engineering Dept., Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 85287, USA. gisik. kwon@asu.edu
Lina Peng , Computer Science and Engineering Dept., Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 85287, USA. lina. peng@asu.edu
Maria Sapino , Dipartimento di Informatica, Universita' di Torino, Torino, Italy. mlsapino@di.unito.it
K. Candan , Computer Science and Engineering Dept., Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 85287, USA. candan@asu.edu
pp. 573-576

Model and Usage of a Core Module for Axmedis/MPEG-21 Content Manipulation Tools (Abstract)

A. Vallotti , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
L. Ortimini , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
P. Nesi , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy. nesi@dsi.unifi.it
P. Bellini , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
D. Rogai , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
pp. 577-580

Hierarchical Load Testing Architecture using Large Scale Virtual Clients (Abstract)

Jin Kim , Digital Content Research Division, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, Korea. jessekim@etri.re.kr, ibh63427@etri.re.kr
Bum Lim , Digital Content Research Division, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, Korea. ibh63427@etri.re.kr
Kwang Shim , Digital Content Research Division, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, Korea. shimkh@etri.re.kr, ibh63427@etri.re.kr
pp. 581-584

GPUCV: A Framework for Image Processing Acceleration with Graphics Processors (Abstract)

Yannick Alusse , LIRIS, Universit? Lyon 1, 42 boulevard du 11 novembre, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
Erwan Guehenneux , LIRIS, Universit? Lyon 1, 42 boulevard du 11 novembre, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
Patrick Horain , LIRIS, Universit? Lyon 1, 42 boulevard du 11 novembre, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France. Patrick.Horain@int-evry.fr
Jean-philippe Farrugia , GET/INT, D?partement EPH, 9 avenue Charles Fourier, 91011 Evry Cedex, France; LIRIS, Universit? Lyon 1, 42 boulevard du 11 novembre, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France. jean-philippe.farrugia@
pp. 585-588

An Improved Resource Reservation Algorithm for IEEE 802.15.3 (Abstract)

Xin Liu , Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, Email: liux01@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Qionghai Dai , Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
Qiufeng Wu , Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
pp. 589-592

Robust Transmission of H.264/AVC Video using Adaptive Slice Grouping and Unequal Error Protection (Abstract)

N. Boulgouris , Department of Electronic Engineering, Division of Engineering, King's College London, UK
M. Strintzis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; Informatics and Telematics Institute, Thessaloniki, Greece
N. Thomos , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; Informatics and Telematics Institute, Thessaloniki, Greece
S. Argyropoulos , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; Informatics and Telematics Institute, Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 593-596

Reuse of Motion Processing for Camera Stabilization and Video Coding (Abstract)

Bao Lei , Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, 5656AA, The Netherlands
Peter N. De With , University of Technology Eindhoven, VCA Dept, 5600MB, The Netherlands. p.h.n.de.with@tue.nl
Rene Gunnewiek , Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, 5656AA, The Netherlands. rene.klein.gunnewiek@philips.com
pp. 597-600

Video Encoding and Splicing for Tune-in Time Reduction in IP Datacasting (IPDC) Over DVB-H (Abstract)

Mehdi Rezaei , Tampere University of Technology
Moncef Gabbouj , Tampere University of Technology
Miska Hannuksela , Nokia Research Center
pp. 601-604

Efficient Algorithm for Globally Optimal Uneven Erasure-Protected Packetization of Scalable Code Streams (Abstract)

Zhe Wang , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4K1. zwang@mail.ece.mcmaster.ca
Xiaolin Wu , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4K1. xwu@mail.ece.mcmaster.ca
Sorina Dumitrescu , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4K1. sorina@mail.ece.mcmaster.ca
pp. 605-608

Modeling and Performance Analysis of Initial Connection in IEEE 802.16 PMP Networks (Abstract)

Bo Han , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Email: Bo.Han@student.cityu.edu.hk
Weijia Jia , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Email: wjia@cs.cityu.edu.hk
Lidong Lin , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Email: Lin.Lidong@student.cityu.edu.hk
pp. 609-612

Unequal Iterative Decoding for Power Efficient Video Transmission (Abstract)

Songyu Yu , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240. China
Yongfang Wang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240. China
Xiaokang Yang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240. China
pp. 613-616

A Priority-Based Adaptive Scheme for Wireless Multimedia Delivery (Abstract)

Gabriel-miro Muntean , Performance Engineering Laboratory, School of Electronic Engineering, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland. Email: munteang@eeng.dcu.ie
Edward Casey , Performance Engineering Laboratory, School of Electronic Engineering, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland. Email: caseye@eeng.dcu.ie
pp. 617-620

Seamless Multimedia Transmission During Fast Handover in Mobile IPV6 Environment (Abstract)

Kwang Shim , Digital Content Research Div., ETRI, Daejeon, KOREA. shimkh@etri.re.kr
Youn-hee Han , School of Internet-Media, Korea University of Technology and Education, KOREA. yhhan@kut.ac.kr
Jin Kim , Digital Content Research Div., ETRI, Daejeon, KOREA. jessekim@etri.re.kr
pp. 621-624

Advancedwireless Multiuser Video Streaming using the Scalable Video Coding Extensions of H.264/MPEG4-AVC (Abstract)

Thomas Schierl , Fraunhofer - Heinrich Hertz Institute, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. schierl@hhi.fhg.de
Gunther Liebl , Lehrstuhl f?r Nachrichtentechnik, TU M?nchen, 80290 M?nchen, Germany. liebl@tum.de
Thomas Stockhammer , Nomor Research, Tannenweg 25, 83346 Bergen, Germany. stockhammer@nomor.de
Thomas Wiegand , Fraunhofer - Heinrich Hertz Institute, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany
pp. 625-628

A Handover Approach to DVB-H Services (Abstract)

Ville Ollikainen , VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, P.O. Box 1000, FI-02044 VTT, Finland
Chengyuan Peng , VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, P.O. Box 1000, FI-02044 VTT, Finland
pp. 629-632

Robust Video Transmission Over MIMO-OFDM System using MDC and Space Time Codes (Abstract)

Lun Yu , College of Information Technology, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China, 350002
Haifeng Zheng , College of Information Technology, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China, 350002
Congchong Ru , Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084
Chang Chen , Dept. Electrical&Computer Eng., Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL 32940 USA
pp. 633-636

A Three-Layer Virtual Director Model for Supporting Automated Multi-Site Distributed Education (Abstract)

Bin Yu , University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
Yong Rui , Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Cha Zhang , Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Klara Nahrstedt , University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
pp. 637-640

Generating a Time Shrunk Lecture Video by Event Detection (Abstract)

Hironobu Fujiyoshi , Department of Computer Science, Chubu University, Email: hf@vision.cs.chubu.ac.jp
Takao Yokoi , Department of Computer Science, Chubu University, Email: taka@vision.cs.chubu.ac.jp
pp. 641-644

GPU Accelerated Inverse Photon Mapping for Real-Time Surface Reflectance Modeling (Abstract)

Haruo Takemura , Cybermedia Center, Osaka University, Japan
Naokazu Yokoya , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Takashi Machida , Cybermedia Center, Osaka University, Japan
pp. 645-648

Multimedia Informal Communication by Wearable Computer based on Real-World Context and Graffiti (Abstract)

Mitsuru Iwata , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan. miwata@tlab.is.uec.ac.jp
Tatsuhiro Takayama , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan. tatsu@tlab.is.uec.ac.jp
Tomonori Hashiyama , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan. hashiyama@tlab.is.uec.ac.jp
Shun'ichi Tano , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan. tano@tlab.is.uec.ac.jp
pp. 649-652

Prediction-Based Gesture Detection in Lecture Videos by Combining Visual, Speech and Electronic Slides (Abstract)

Feng Wang , Dept. of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Ting-chuen Pong , Dept. of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Chong-wah Ngo , Dept. of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
pp. 653-656

The Interactive Cooking Support System in Mixed Reality Environment (Abstract)

Satoru Mega , Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University
Kuniaki Uehara , Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University
Arata Horie , Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University
pp. 657-660

Inquiring of the Sights from the Web via Camera Mobiles (Abstract)

Xin Fan , Department of {CS, EEIS}, University of Sci.&Tech. of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, P.R. China. van@mail.ustc.edu.cn
Xing Xie , Microsoft Research Asia, 5F, Sigma Center, No. 49, Zhichun Road, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China. xingx@microsoft.com
Wei-ying Ma , Microsoft Research Asia, 5F, Sigma Center, No. 49, Zhichun Road, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China. wyma@microsoft.com
Yuchang Gong , Department of {CS, EEIS}, University of Sci.&Tech. of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, P.R. China. ycgong@ustc.edu.cn
Yinghua Zhou , Department of {CS, EEIS}, University of Sci.&Tech. of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, P.R. China. yhzhou@mail.ustc.edu.cn, van@mail.ustc.edu.cn
pp. 661-664

Virtual Dental Patient: a System for Virtual Teeth Drilling (Abstract)

L. Papaleontiou , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece
N. Nikolaidis , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece
I. Marras , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece
I. Pitas , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece. email: pitas@aiia.csd.auth.gr
K. Lyroudia , Department of Endodontology, Dental School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 665-668

Provisioning Context-Aware Advertisements to Wireless Mobile Users (Abstract)

Qusay Mahmoud , Department of Computing and Information Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1 Canada. qmahmoud@cis.uoguelph.ca
pp. 669-672

A Novel Two-Stage Rate Control Scheme for H.264 (Abstract)

Mei-yin Shen , Department of Electrical Engineering and Integrated Media Systems Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: meiyinsh@sipi.usc.edu
Do-kyoung Kwon , Department of Electrical Engineering and Integrated Media Systems Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: dokwon@usc.edu
C.-c. Kuo , Department of Electrical Engineering and Integrated Media Systems Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: cckuo@sipi.usc.edu
pp. 673-676

Perceptual Quality Metric for H.264 Low Bit Rate Videos (Abstract)

Mei Loke , Institute For Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. Email: mhloke@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Susu Yao , Institute For Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. Email: ssyao@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Zhongkang Lu , Institute For Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. Email: zklu@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Ee Ong , Institute For Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. Email: epong@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Weisi Lin , Institute For Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. Email: wslin@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 677-680

Improvements on Rate-Distortion Performance of H.264 Rate Control in Low Bit Rate Video Coding (Abstract)

Yongdong Zhang , Digital Technology Lab, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. O. Box 2704, Beijing, 100080, P. R. China
Jintao Li , Digital Technology Lab, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. O. Box 2704, Beijing, 100080, P. R. China
Shumin Zhou , Digital Technology Lab, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. O. Box 2704, Beijing, 100080, P. R. China; Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, emai
pp. 681-684

Off-Line Motion Description for Fast Video Stream Generation in MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (Abstract)

Zhengkai Liu , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, 230027, P.R. China. zhengkai@ustc.edu.cn
Feng Wu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China. fengwu@microsoft.com
Yi Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, 230027, P.R. China. wy1979@mail.ustc.edu.cn
Xiaoyan Sun , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China. xysun@microsoft.com
Shipeng Li , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China. spli@microsoft.com
Houqiang Li , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, 230027, P.R. China. lihq@ustc.edu.cn
pp. 685-688

A Context-Based Error Detection Strategy into H.264/AVC CABAC (Abstract)

Hongkai Xiong , Department of Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R.China
Li Song , Department of Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R.China
Yang Li , Department of Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R.China
Songyu Yu , Department of Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R.China
pp. 689-692

Joint Adaptive Intra Refreshment and Unequally Error Protection Algorithms for Robust Transmission of H.264/AVC Video (Abstract)

Jin Xu , Multimedia Communication Research Center, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS), Beijing, China, 100080
Zhimei Wu , Multimedia Communication Research Center, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS), Beijing, China, 100080
pp. 693-696

Cost-Effective Frame-Layer H.264 Rate Control for Low Bit Rate Video (Abstract)

Changhyun Lee , School of EEE, Yonsei University, 134 Sinchon-Dong, Seodaemun-Gu, Seoul, Korea 120749
Seongjoo Lee , School of ICE, Sejong University, 98 Gunja-Dong, Gwangjin-Gu, Seoul, Korea 143747
Jaeseok Kim , School of EEE, Yonsei University, 134 Sinchon-Dong, Seodaemun-Gu, Seoul, Korea 120749
Yunje Oh , TN R&D Center, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., 416 Maetan-Dong, Paldal-Gu, Suwon, Korea 442742
pp. 697-700

A Fast Video Motion Estimation Algorithm for the H.264 Standard (Abstract)

M. Dem Knesebeck , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, BC, Canada, 2356 Main Mall, Vancouver BC, Canada. matthiask@ece.ubc.ca
P. Nasiopoulos , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, BC, Canada, 2356 Main Mall, Vancouver BC, Canada. panos@ece.ubc.ca
pp. 701-704

A Block-Matching Based Intra Frame Prediction for H.264/AVC (Abstract)

Baocai Yin , Key Laboratory of Multimedia and Intelligent Software, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, College of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing 100022, China. yinbc@bjut.edu.cn
Nan Zhang , Key Laboratory of Multimedia and Intelligent Software, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, College of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing 100022, China
Jiheng Yang , Key Laboratory of Multimedia and Intelligent Software, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, College of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing 100022, China. jasonme@emails.bjut.edu.c
Yanfeng Sun , Key Laboratory of Multimedia and Intelligent Software, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, College of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing 100022, China
pp. 705-708

Fast Inter Mode Decision Based on Hierarchical Homogeneous Detection and Cost Analysis for H.264/AVC Coders (Abstract)

Jar-ferr Yang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan 701, R.O.C.
Ji-kun Lin , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan 701, R.O.C.
Hung-ming Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan 701, R.O.C.
pp. 709-712

A Flexible Content-Based Approach to Adaptive Image Compression (Abstract)

Alexander Wong , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo
William Bishop , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo
pp. 713-716

Wavelet-Fuzzy-Stochastic Kalman Filtering for Image Compression (Abstract)

Nastooh Avesta , Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
pp. 717-720

Directional Discrete Cosine Transforms for Image Coding (Abstract)

Bing Zeng , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clearwater Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. email: eezeng@ust.hk
Jingjing Fu , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clearwater Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. email: jjfu@ust.hk
pp. 721-724

Improved Methods for Correlating Transforms in Multiple Description Coding Systems (Abstract)

Corey Cheng , Dolby Laboratories, San Francisco, USA. cnc@dolby.com
Claus Bauer , Dolby Laboratories, San Francisco, USA. cb@dolby.com
pp. 725-728

A Fast Matching Pursuits Algorithm using Sub-Band Decomposition of Video Signals (Abstract)

Kousuke Imamura , Kanazawa University, Division of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-1192 Japan. Tel: +81-76-
Yoshimasa Koba , Kanazawa University, Division of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-1192 Japan. Tel: +81-76-
Hideo Hashimoto , Kanazawa University, Division of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kakuma-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-1192 Japan. Tel: +81-76-
pp. 729-732

Multi-Rate, Dynamic and Compliant Region of Interest Coding for JPEG2000 (Abstract)

Jun Hou , Shanghai Jiaotong university, Shanghai 200030, China
Haibin Yin , Shanghai Jiaotong university, Shanghai 200030, China
Songyu Yu , Shanghai Jiaotong university, Shanghai 200030, China
Xiangzhong Fang , Shanghai Jiaotong university, Shanghai 200030, China
Jiliang Li , Shanghai Jiaotong university, Shanghai 200030, China
pp. 733-736

Novel Progressive Region of Interest Image Coding Based on Matching Pursuits (Abstract)

Abbas Ebrahimi-Moghadam , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University. ebrahia@mcmaster.ca
Shahram Shirani , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University. shirani@mcmaster.ca
pp. 737-740

A 3D Spatio-Temporal Motion Estimation Algorithm for Video Coding (Abstract)

Bo-yun Lin , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. n2894155@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2894157@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2693238@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2694447@mail.ncku.edu.
He-yuan Lin , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. n2894155@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2894157@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2693238@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2694447@mail.ncku.edu.
Ming-jiun Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. n2894155@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2894157@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2693238@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2694447@mail.ncku.edu.
Drew Su , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. n2894155@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2894157@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2693238@mail.ncku.edu.tw, n2694447@mail.ncku.edu.
Gwo Lee , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan. clee@mail.ncku.edu.tw
pp. 741-744

An Effective Mode Decision Scheme in Macroblock-Based PFGS (Abstract)

Feng Wu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, P. R. China
Jizheng Xu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, P. R. China
Tiantian Sun , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China
Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China
pp. 745-748

Optimization of Matching Pursuit Encoder Based on Analytical Approximation of Matching Pursuit Distortion (Abstract)

Shahram Shirani , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Eng., McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada. shirani@mcmaster.ca
Alireza Shoa , Dept. of Elec. and Comp. Eng., McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada. shoaah@mcmaster.ca
pp. 749-752

Object Tracking in Compressed Video with Confidence Measures (Abstract)

Stuart Schwartz , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University. stuart@princeton.edu
Imad Zoghlami , Real-Time Vision&Modelling, Siemens Corporate Research Inc., imad.zoghlami@siemens.com
Lan Dong , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University. ldong@princeton.edu
pp. 753-756

Integration of Background Modeling and Object Tracking (Abstract)

Yu-ting Chen , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan; Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
Yi-ping Hung , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan; Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan; Graduate Institute of Ne
Chu-song Chen , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan; Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
pp. 757-760

A Collection-Oriented Metadata Framework for Digital Images (Abstract)

Mohan Kankanhalli , School of Computing, National University of Singapore. mohan@comp.nus.edu.sg
William Ku , School of Computing, National University of Singapore. kucheech@comp.nus.edu.sg
Joo-hwee Lim , Institute of Infocomm Research, Singapore. joohwee@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 761-764

Exploring Automatic Query Refinement for Text-Based Video Retrieval (Abstract)

Timo Volkmer , School of CS&IT, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. tvolkmer@cs.rmit.edu.au
Apostol Natsev , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA. natsev@us.ibm.com
pp. 765-768

Prefilter Control Scheme for Low bitrate TV Distribution (Abstract)

Atsushi Koike , KDDI R&D Laboratories, 2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama 356-0003, Japan
Ryoichi Kawada , KDDI R&D Laboratories, 2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama 356-0003, Japan
Yasuyuki Nakajima , KDDI R&D Laboratories, 2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama 356-0003, Japan
pp. 769-772

On the Potential of Incorporating Knowledge of Human Visual Attention into Cbir Systems (Abstract)

Gustavo Borba , Programa de P?s-Gradua??o em Eng. El?trica, e Inform?atica Industrial, Universidade Tecnol?gica Federal do Paran?, Curitiba, PR - Brasil
Liam Mayron , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL - 33431 - USA
Oge Marques , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL - 33431 - USA
Humberto Gamba , Programa de P?s-Gradua??o em Eng. El?trica, e Inform?atica Industrial, Universidade Tecnol?gica Federal do Paran?, Curitiba, PR - Brasil
pp. 773-776

Perceptual Sharpness Metric (PSM) for Compressed Video (Abstract)

Pankaj Das , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093
Kai-chieh Yang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093
Clark Guest , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093
pp. 777-780

Mixed Type Audio Classification with Support Vector Machine (Abstract)

Lei Chen , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Sci. and Tech., leichen@ust.hk
M. Ozsu , School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, tozsu@uwaterloo.ca
Sule Gunduz , Department of Computer Science, Istanbul Technical University, gunduz@cs.itu.edu.tr
pp. 781-784

Using Semantic Features for Scene Classification: how Good do they Need to Be? (Abstract)

Matthew Boutell , Dept. of Comp. Sci.&Soft. Eng., Rose-Hulman Inst. of Technology, boutell@rose-hulman.edu
Anustup Choudhury , Department of Computer Science, University of Rochester, anustup@cs.rochester.edu
Jiebo Luo , Research and Development Labs, Eastman Kodak Company, jiebo.luo@kodak.com
Christopher Brown , Department of Computer Science, University of Rochester, brown@cs.rochester.edu
pp. 785-788

Similar Segment Detection for Music Structure Analysis via Viterbi Algorithm (Abstract)

C Jay Kuo , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564, USA. E-mail: cckuo@sipi.usc.edu
Hong Jeong , Electronic and Electrical Engineering Department, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, South Korea. E-mail: hjeong@postech.ac.kr
Yu Shiu , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564, USA. E-mail: yshiu@usc.edu
pp. 789-792

Utterance-Level Extractive Summarization of Open-Domain Spontaneous Conversations with Rich Features (Abstract)

Xiaodan Zhu , Department of Computer Science, Univerisity of Toronto, 10 Kings College Rd., Toronto, Canada
Gerald Penn , Department of Computer Science, Univerisity of Toronto, 10 Kings College Rd., Toronto, Canada
pp. 793-796

Nonlinearly-Adapted Lapped Transforms for Intra-Frame Coding (Abstract)

Dan Lelescu , DoCoMo Communications Labs USA, 181 Metro Drive, San Jose, CA. 95110. Email: lelescu@docomolabs-usa.com
pp. 797-800

Analytical Model of Zero Quantized DCT Coefficients for Video Encoder Optimization (Abstract)

Chi-wah Kok , Hong Kong Applied Science&Technology Research Institution Co. Ltd., Hong Kong, China. E-mail: tedkok@astri.org
Hanli Wang , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. E-mail: wanghl@cs.cityu.edu.hk
Sam Kwong , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. E-mail: cssamk@cityu.edu.hk
pp. 801-804

Adaptively Switching Between Directional Interpolation and Region Matching for Spatial Error Concealment Based on DCT Coefficients (Abstract)

Yan Chen , Dept. EEE, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Email: eecyan@ust.hk
Jiantao Zhou , Dept. EEE, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Email: eejtzhou@ust.hk
Chi-wang Ho , Dept. EEE, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Email: jodyho@ust.hk
Oscar Au , Dept. EEE, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Email: eeau@ust.hk
pp. 805-808

Block-based Fast Compression for Compound Images (Abstract)

Feng Wu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing 100080 China. Email: fengwu@microsoft.com
Dong Liu , Dept. of Electronic Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology of China. Email: liud@mail.ustc.edu.cn
Wenpeng Ding , Dept. of Computer Science, Email: wpding3@mail.ustc.edu.cn
Yuwen He , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing 100080 China. Email: heyuwen@tsinghua.org.cn
pp. 809-812

A Cross-Layered Peer-to-Peer Architecture for Wireless Mobile Networks (Abstract)

Xuemin Shen , Department of ECE, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Email: xshen@bbcr.uwaterloo.ca
Ajit Singh , Department of ECE, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Email: asingh@ece.uwaterloo.ca
Mohammad Akon , Department of ECE, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Email: mmakon@ece.uwaterloo.ca
Sagar Naik , Department of ECE, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Email: k.naik@ece.uwaterloo.ca
pp. 813-816

On the Design of Prefetching Strategies in a Peer-Driven Video on-Demand System (Abstract)

Keith Ross , Department of Computer and Information Science, Polytechnic University
Shivendra Panwar , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University
Yao Wang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University
Yanming Shen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University
Zhengye Liu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Polytechnic University
pp. 817-820

Offering Differentiated Services in Peer-to-Peer Multimedia Multicast (Abstract)

S.-h. Chan , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Kan-leung Cheng , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Xing Jin , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 821-824

Influence of Graph Properties of Peer-to-Peer Topologies on Video Streaming with Network Channel Coding (Abstract)

Shirish Karande , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI-48824, USA. karandes@egr.msu.edu
Hayder Radha , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI-48824, USA. radha@egr.msu.edu
pp. 825-828

Cost-Effective Sharpening of Single-Sensor Camera Images (Abstract)

Konstantinos Plataniotis , Multimedia Laboratory - BA 4157, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of ECE, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, Canada. kostas@dsp.utoronto.ca
Rastislav Lukac , Multimedia Laboratory - BA 4157, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of ECE, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, Canada. lukacr@ieee.org
pp. 829-832

Perceptually-adaptive Motion Compensated Temporal Filtering (Abstract)

Wenjun Zhang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Songyu Yu , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Xin Ma , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Dongdong Zhang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
Xiaokang Yang , Institute of Image Communication and Information Processing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
pp. 833-836

An Edge-Based Median Filtering Algorithm with Consideration of Motion Vector Reliability for Adaptive Video Deinterlacing (Abstract)

Debin Zhao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. dbzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Qian Huang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China; Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100039, China. qhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Qingming Huang , Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100039, China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China; Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100039, China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 837-840

An Encoder-Embedded Video Denoising Filter Based on the Temporal LMMSE Estimator (Abstract)

Liwei Guo , Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, email: eeglw@ust.hk
Zhiqin Liang , Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, email: zhiqin@ust.hk
Mengyao Ma , Dept. of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, email: myma@ust.hk
Oscar Au , Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, email: eeau@ust.hk
pp. 841-844

Self-Embedding Data Hiding for Non-Gaussian State-Dependent Channels: Laplacian Case (Abstract)

O. Koval , CVML, CUI-University of Geneva, 24, rue du G?n?ral-Dufour, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland. Email: koval@cui.unige.ch
T. Pun , CVML, CUI-University of Geneva, 24, rue du G?n?ral-Dufour, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland. Email: Thierry.Pun@cui.unige.ch
S. Voloshynovskiy , CVML, CUI-University of Geneva, 24, rue du G?n?ral-Dufour, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland. Email: svolos@cui.unige.ch
pp. 845-848

Watermark Synchronization for Feature-Based Embedding: Application to Speech (Abstract)

Gaurav Sharma , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627. Email: gaurav.sharma@rochester.edu
David Coumou , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627. Email: DavidCoumou@ieee.org
pp. 849-852

Lossless Visible Watermarking (Abstract)

Oscar Au , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: eeau@ust.hk
Chi-wang Ho , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: jodyho@ust.hk
Hoi-ming Wong , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: hoimingw@ust.hk
Shu-kei Yip , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: sukiyip@ust.hk
pp. 853-856

Block-Based Lossless Data Hiding in Delta Domain (Abstract)

Shu-kei Yip , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: sukiyip@ust.hk
Oscar Au , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: eeau@ust.hk
Chi-wang Ho , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: hoimingw@ust.hk
Hoi-ming Wong , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Email: jodyho@ust.hk
pp. 857-860

Receiver-Based Optimization for Video Delivery Over Wireless Links (Abstract)

Nick Bambos , EE Dept, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA. bambos@stanford.edu
Carri Chan , EE Dept, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA. cwchan@stanford.edu
John Apostolopoulos , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA, USA. japos@hpl.hp.com
Yan Li , Qualcomm, Campbell, CA, USA. liyan@stanfordalumni.org
pp. 861-864

COSMOS: Peer-to-Peer Collaborative Streaming Among Mobiles (Abstract)

Man-fung Leung , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR. csfung@ust.hk
Oscar Au , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR. eeau@ust.hk
S.-h. Chan , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR. gchan@ust.hk
pp. 865-868

Analysis of Multi-User Congestion Control for Video Streaming Over Wireless Networks (Abstract)

Xiaoqing Zhu , Information Systems Laboratory, Stanford University, CA 94305, U.S.A. zhuxq@stanford.edu
Bernd Girod , Information Systems Laboratory, Stanford University, CA 94305, U.S.A. bgirod@stanford.edu
pp. 869-872

Game-Theoretic Paradigm for Resource Management in Spectrum Agile Wireless Networks (Abstract)

Mihaela Der Schaar , Electrical Engineering Department, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095
Ahmad Fattahi , Electrical Engineering Department, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095
Fangwen Fu , Electrical Engineering Department, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095
pp. 873-876

Identify Sports Video Shots with "Happy" or "Sad" Emotions (Abstract)

Engsiong Chng , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. xucs@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Hanqing Lu , NLPR, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 100080. hqlu@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Changsheng Xu , CeMNet, SCE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798. aseschng@ntu.edu.sg
Xiaofeng Tong , NLPR, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 100080. xftong@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Jinjun Wang , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613; CeMNet, SCE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798. stuwj2@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 877-880

Visual Event Detection using Multi-Dimensional Concept Dynamics (Abstract)

Shih-fu Chang , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, NY; IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthone, NY
John Smith , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthone, NY
Lexing Xie , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthone, NY
Shahram Ebadollahi , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthone, NY
pp. 881-884

Where am I? Scene Recognition for Mobile Robots using Audio Features (Abstract)

Selina Chu , Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA. E-mail: selinach@sipi.usc.edu
Maja Mataric , Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA. E-mail: mataric@usc.edu
C.-c. Kuo , Department of Electrical Engineering; Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA. E-mail: cckuo@sipi.usc.edu
Shrikanth Narayanan , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA; Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089,
pp. 885-888

TV Viewing Interval Estimation for Personal Preference Acquisition (Abstract)

Hiroaki Tanimoto , Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan. tanimoto@nanase.comm.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp
Naoko Nitta , Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan. nitta@comm.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp
Noboru Babaguchi , Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan. babaguchi@comm.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp
pp. 889-892

Combined Gesture-Speech Analysis and Speech Driven Gesture Synthesis (Abstract)

A.M. Tekalp , Ko? University, Turkey. mtekalp@ku.edu.tr
A. Karpov , SPIIRAS, Russia. karpov@iias.spb.su
O. Aran , Bogazici University, Turkey. aran@cmpe.boun.edu.tr
M.E. Sargin , Ko? University, Turkey. msargin@ku.edu.tr
F. Ofli , Ko? University, Turkey. fofli@ku.edu.tr
Y. Yasinnik , MIT, USA, yelena@mit.edu
S. Wilson , University College Dublin, Ireland. stephen.m.wilson@ucd.ie
E. Erzin , Ko? University, Turkey. eerzin@ku.edu.tr
Y. Yemez , Ko? University, Turkey. yyemez@ku.edu.tr
pp. 893-896

Predominant Vocal Pitch Detection in Polyphonic Music (Abstract)

Xi Shao , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613; School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543. shaoxi@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Changsheng Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. xucs@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Mohan Kankanhalli , School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543. mohan@comp.nus.edu.sg
pp. 897-900

Efficient Partial Spectrum Reconstruction using an Asymmetric PQMF Algorithm for MPEG-Coded Stereo Audio (Abstract)

Ye Wang , School of Computing, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive, Singapore 117543. wangye@comp.nus.edu.sg
Wendong Huang , School of Computing, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive, Singapore 117543. Huangwd@comp.nus.edu.sg
pp. 901-904

Acoustic Echo Cancelation for High Noise Environments (Abstract)

Amit Chhetri , Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85287, amit.chhetri@asu.edu
Jack Stokes , Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA 98052, jstokes@microsoft.com
Dinei Florencio , Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA 98052, dinei@microsoft.com
pp. 905-908

Evaluation of Practical Scalability of Overlay Networks in Providing Video-on-Demand Service (Abstract)

Yun Tang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. tangyun98@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Jiang Zhang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. zhang-jiang03@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Jian-guang Luo , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. luojg03@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Shi-qiang Yang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. yangshq@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn
pp. 909-912

SIM: Scalable Island Multicast for Peer-to-Peer Media Streaming (Abstract)

S.-h.gary Chan , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, gchan@cs.ust.hk, csvenus@cs.ust.hk
Kan-leung Cheng , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, klcheng@cs.ust.hk, csvenus@cs.ust.hk
Xing Jin , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, csvenus@cs.ust.hk
pp. 913-916

Constructing Robust and Resilient Framework for Cooperative Video Streaming (Abstract)

Michael Lyu , View Lab, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong SAR. lyu@cse.cuhk.edu.hk
Shi Lu , View Lab, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong SAR. slu@cse.cuhk.edu.hk
pp. 917-920

A Peer-to-Peer Overlay Network for Real Time Video Communication using Multiple Paths (Abstract)

Dan Schonfeld , University of Illinois at Chicago, Electrical and Computer Engineering department, Chicago, IL, USA
Andrea Mauro , University of Illinois at Chicago, Electrical and Computer Engineering department, Chicago, IL, USA
Claudio Casetti , Politecnico di Torino, Dipartimento di Elettronica, Torino, Italy
pp. 921-924

Visual Feature Space Analysis for Unsupervised Effectiveness Estimation and Feature Engineering (Abstract)

Daniel Keim , Databases and Visualization Group, University of Konstanz, Germany. keim@inf.uni-konstanz.de
Christian Panse , Functional Genomics Center, Uni | ETH Zurich, Switzerland. cp@fgcz.ethz.ch
Tobias Schreck , Databases and Visualization Group, University of Konstanz, Germany. schreck@inf.uni-konstanz.de
pp. 925-928

An Interactive Region-Based Image Clustering and Retrieval Platform (Abstract)

Ying Liu , Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, U.S.A.
Xin Chen , Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, U.S.A.
Chengcui Zhang , Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, U.S.A.
Alan Sprague , Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, U.S.A.
pp. 929-932

Video Annotation by Active Learning and Semi-Supervised Ensembling (Abstract)

Guo-jun Qi , Department of Automation, Univ. of Sci&Tech of China
Li-rong Dai , Department of EEIS, Univ. of Sci&Tech of China
Xian-sheng Hua , Microsoft Research Asia
Yan Song , Department of EEIS, Univ. of Sci&Tech of China
Ren-hua Wang , Department of EEIS, Univ. of Sci&Tech of China
pp. 933-936

Interactive Content-Aware Music Browsing using the Radio Drum (Abstract)

Jennifer Murdoch , Department of Computer Science, University of Victoria, Canada. jmurdoch@cs.uvic.ca
George Tzanetakis , Department of Computer Science, University of Victoria, Canada. gtzan@cs.uvic.ca
pp. 937-940

Generating Expressive Summaries for Speech and Musical Audio using Self-Similarity Clues (Abstract)

Buyurman Baykal , Middle East Technical University, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 06531 Ankara, TURKEY; Middle East Technical University, Department of Computer Engineering, 06531 Anka
Mustafa Sert , Middle East Technical University, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 06531 Ankara, TURKEY; Middle East Technical University, Department of Computer Engineering, 06531 Anka
Adnan Yazici , Middle East Technical University, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 06531 Ankara, TURKEY; Middle East Technical University, Department of Computer Engineering, 06531 Anka
pp. 941-944

A Hierarchical Approach for Music Chord Modeling Based on the Analysis of Tonal Characteristics (Abstract)

Mohan Kankanhalli , School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543. mohan@comp.nus.edu.sg
Namunu Maddage , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21, Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. maddage@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Haizhou Li , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21, Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613. hli@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 945-948

Conversation Scene Analysis with Dynamic Bayesian Network Basedon Visual Head Tracking (Abstract)

Kazuhiro Otsuka , NTT Communication Science Labs, otsuka@eye.brl.ntt.co.jp
Junji Yamato , NTT Communication Science Labs, yamato@eye.brl.ntt.co.jp
Hiroshi Murase , Nagoya University, murase@is.nagoya-u.ac.jp
Yoshinao Takemae , NTT Cyber Solutions Labs, takemae.yoshinao@lab.ntt.co.jp
pp. 949-952

Segmentation and Recognition of Meeting Events using a Two-Layered HMM and a Combined MLP-HMM Approach (Abstract)

Gerhard Rigoll , Institute for Human-Machine-Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80290 Munich, Germany. email: rigoll@ei.tum.de
Stephan Reiter , Institute for Human-Machine-Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80290 Munich, Germany. email: reiter@ei.tum.de
Bjorn Schuller , Institute for Human-Machine-Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Arcisstr. 21, 80290 Munich, Germany. email: schuller@ei.tum.de
pp. 953-956

Musical Onset Detection Based on Adaptive Linear Prediction (Abstract)

Wan-chi Lee , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: wanchile@usc.edu
C.-c. Kuo , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: cckuo@sipi.usc.edu
pp. 957-960

Voice Activity Detection with Generalized Gamma Distribution (Abstract)

Constantine Kotropoulos , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Box 451 Thessaloniki, GR-54124, Greece. costas@aiia.csd.auth.gr
George Almpanidis , Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Box 451 Thessaloniki, GR-54124, Greece. galba@aiia.csd.auth.gr
pp. 961-964

Automatic Query Expansion for News Video Retrieval (Abstract)

Jingen Liu , School of Electrical Engineering&Computer Science, University of Central Florida
Mubarak Shah , School of Electrical Engineering&Computer Science, University of Central Florida
Yun Zhai , School of Electrical Engineering&Computer Science, University of Central Florida
pp. 965-968

Hierarchical Summarization of Videos by Tree-Structured Vector Quantization (Abstract)

P. Migliorati , DEA-SCL, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, I-25123, Brescia, Italy
R. Leonardi , DEA-SCL, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, I-25123, Brescia, Italy
A. Bianchetti , DEA-SCL, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, I-25123, Brescia, Italy
S. Benini , DEA-SCL, University of Brescia, Via Branze 38, I-25123, Brescia, Italy
pp. 969-972

Automatic Classification of Photographs and Graphics (Abstract)

Mingjing Li , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Wei-ying Ma , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Zhiwei Li , Microsoft Research Asia, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China
Yuanhao Chen , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, China
pp. 973-976

Efficient Speaker Detection via Target Dependent Data Reduction (Abstract)

Lisa Amini , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Ganesh Ramaswamy , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Xiang Li , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Upendra Chaudhari , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598. uvc@us.ibm.com
Juan Huerta , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Olivier Verscheure , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Rt. 134, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
pp. 977-980

Disparity-Based 3D Face Modeling using 3D Deformable Facial Mask for 3D Face Recognition (Abstract)

A-nasser Ansari , University of Miami, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, 1251 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124. E-mail: a.alansari@umiami.edu
Mohamed Abdel-Mottaleb , University of Miami, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, 1251 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124. E-mail: mottaleb@miami.edu
Mohammad Mahoor , University of Miami, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, 1251 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124. E-mail: mmahoor@umsis.miami.edu
pp. 981-984

Fuzzy Spatial Ranks for Object Recognition Across Illumination Changes (Abstract)

Ludovic Macaire , Laboratoire LAGIS UMR CNRS 8146, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Cite Scientifique - Batiment P2 - 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq - FRANCE. ludovic.macaire@univ-lille1.fr
Damien Muselet , Laboratoire LAGIS UMR CNRS 8146, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Cite Scientifique - Batiment P2 - 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq - FRANCE. dm@i3d.univ-lille1.fr
pp. 985-988

Fast Video Object Selection for Interactive Television (Abstract)

Remi Trichet , Institut Eur?com, Sophia Antipolis, France
Bernard Merialdo , Institut Eur?com, Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 989-992

Object Recognition and Recovery by Skeleton Graph Matching (Abstract)

William Wee , ECECS Department, University of Cincinnati
Lei He , Information Technology Department, Armstrong Atlantic State University
Chia Han , ECECS Department, University of Cincinnati
pp. 993-996

Improved Graphical Model for Audiovisual Object Tracking (Abstract)

Thomas Huang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Email: huang@ifp.uiuc.edu
Hao Tang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Email: haotang2@ifp.uiuc.edu
pp. 997-1000

Efficient Object Tracking using Control-Based Observer Design (Abstract)

Wei Qu , ECE Department, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA, 60607. Email: wqu@ece.uic.edu
Dan Schonfeld , ECE Department, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA, 60607. Email: ds@ece.uic.edu
pp. 1001-1004

People Identification with Limited Labels in Privacy-Protected Video (Abstract)

Datong Chen , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. datong@cs.cmu.edu
Rong Yan , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. yanrong@cs.cmu.edu
Yi Chang , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. changyi@cs.cmu.edu
Jie Yang , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. yang+@cs.cmu.edu
pp. 1005-1008

Coarse-to-Fine Pedestrian Localization and Silhouette Extraction for the Gait Challenge Data Sets (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada. kostas@dsp.toronto.edu
Haiping Lu , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada. haiping@dsp.toronto.edu
A.N. Venetsanopoulos , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada. anv@dsp.toronto.edu
pp. 1009-1012

A Mutual Information based Face Clustering Algorithm for Movies (Abstract)

I. Pitas , Department of Informatics, University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece. phone: +30-2310996304, fax: +30-2310996304, email: pitas@aiia.csd.auth.gr
N. Vretos , Department of Informatics, University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece. phone: +30-2310996304, fax: +30-2310996304, email: vretos@aiia.csd.auth.gr
V. Solachidis , Department of Informatics, University of Thessaloniki, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece. phone: +30-2310996304, fax: +30-2310996304, email: vasilis@aiia.csd.auth.gr
pp. 1013-1016

Optimized Chamfer Matching for Snake-Based Image Contour Representations (Abstract)

Andras Hajdu , Artificial Intelligence and Information Analysis Laboratory, Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Athanasios Roubies , Artificial Intelligence and Information Analysis Laboratory, Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ioannis Pitas , Artificial Intelligence and Information Analysis Laboratory, Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. e-mail: pitas@zeus.csd.auth.gr
pp. 1017-1020

Real-Time Video Intelligent Surveillance System (Abstract)

Wenli Xu , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University. Beijing, China. 100084
Weidong Zhang , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University. Beijing, China. 100084
Feng Chen , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University. Beijing, China. 100084
Enwei Zhang , Department of Automation, Tsinghua University. Beijing, China. 100084
pp. 1021-1024

GPCD: Grid-based Predictive Collision Detection for Large-scale Environments in Computer Games (Abstract)

Hau-san Wong , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Hong Kong. cshswong@cityu.edu.hk
Zhiwen Yu , Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Hong Kong. yuzhiwen@cs.cityu.edu.hk
pp. 1025-1028

Adaptive Video News Story Tracking based on Earth Mover'S Distance (Abstract)

Fumiaki Sugaya , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc., 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino, Saitama, Japan. fsugaya@kddilabs.jp
Mats Uddenfeldt , Uppsala University, Signals&Systems, Box 528, 751 20 Uppsala, Sweden. mats@uddenfeldt.se
Keiichiro Hoashi , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc., 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino, Saitama, Japan. hoashi@kddilabs.jp
Kazunori Matsumoto , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc., 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino, Saitama, Japan. matsu@kddilabs.jp
pp. 1029-1032

Image Content Clustering and Summarization for Photo Collections (Abstract)

Chun-rong Huang , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. nckuos@iis.sinica.edu.tw
Chih-yi Chiu , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. cychiu@iis.sinica.edu.tw
Cheng-hung Li , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. chli@iis.sinica.edu.tw
Chu-song Chen , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. song@iis.sinica.edu.tw
Lee-feng Chien , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. lfchien@iis.sinica.edu.tw
pp. 1033-1036

Tracking of Human Body Joints using Anthropometry (Abstract)

A. Gritai , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Central Florida
M. Shah , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Central Florida
pp. 1037-1040

A Robust Method for TV Logo Tracking in Video Streams (Abstract)

Hanqing Lu , National Lab of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. luhq@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Jinqiao Wang , National Lab of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China; Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613.
Lingyu Duan , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613; The School of Design, Communication and Information Technology, University of Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia. lin
Jing Liu , National Lab of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. jliu@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Zhenglong Li , National Lab of Pattern Recognition, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. zlli@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Jesse Jin , The School of Design, Communication and Information Technology, University of Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia. Jesse.Jin@newcastle.edu.au
pp. 1041-1044

An Automatic Classification System Applied in Medical Images (Abstract)

Chang Xu , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore, 119613. xucs@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Bo Qiu , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore, 119613. qiubo@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Qi Tian , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore, 119613. tian@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 1045-1048

Special Effects in Film/Video Making: A New Media Initiative Project (Abstract)

Yongjin Wang , Ryerson Multimedia Laboratory, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Ling Guan , Ryerson Multimedia Laboratory, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Bruce Elder , Graduate Programme in Communication and Culture, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Xiaoou Tang , Microsoft Research Asia
Meifeng Lian , Ryerson Multimedia Laboratory, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Chun-hao Wang , Ryerson Multimedia Laboratory, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
pp. 1049-1052

Broadcast Video Program Summarization using Face Tracks (Abstract)

Kadir Peker , Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge, MA
Ajay Divakaran , Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge, MA
Isao Otsuka , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Advanced Technology R&D Center
pp. 1053-1056

On the Use of Time-Frequency Representation in Multicomponent Signal Separation (Abstract)

Farook Sattar , School of Electrical& Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798. Email: efsattar@ntu.edu.sg
Braham Barkat , Electrical Engineering Program, Academic Directorate, The Petroleum Institute, PO Box 2533, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. Email: bbarkat@pi.ac.ae
Karim Abed-Meraim , Telecom-Paris, Signal and Image Processing Department, 46 Rue Barrault, 75634 Paris, France. Email: abed@tsi.enst.fr
pp. 1057-1060

Template-Based Semi-Automatic Profiling of Multimedia Applications (Abstract)

David Atienza , DACYA/UCM, Avda. Complutense s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain; LSI/EPFL 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland.
Christophe Poucet , IMEC, Kapeldreef 75, B3001 Heverlee, Belgium.
Francky Catthoor , IMEC, Kapeldreef 75, B3001 Heverlee, Belgium; professor, ESAT/K.U.Leuven-Belgium.
pp. 1061-1064

Counting of Video Clip Repetitions using a Modified BMH Algorithm: Preliminary Results (Abstract)

Silvio Ferzoli Guimaraes , Audio-Visual Image Processing Laboratory (VIPLab), Information Systems / Institute of Computing / PUC Minas. sjamil@pucminas.br
Renata Rodrigues Coelho , Audio-Visual Image Processing Laboratory (VIPLab), Information Systems / Institute of Computing / PUC Minas. tonely@pop.com.br
Anne Torres , Audio-Visual Image Processing Laboratory (VIPLab), Information Systems / Institute of Computing / PUC Minas. anne_torres@uol.com.br
pp. 1065-1068

Movie-Based Multimedia Matrix Library (Abstract)

Alexander Vazhenin , Graduate School Department of Information Systems, The University of Aizu, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima, 965-8580, Japan. E-mail: d8052102@u-aizu.ac.jp, vazhenin@u-aizu.ac.jp
Dmitry Vazhenin , Graduate School Department of Information Systems, The University of Aizu, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima, 965-8580, Japan. E-mail: d8052102@u-aizu.ac.jp, vazhenin@u-aizu.ac.jp
pp. 1069-1072

A Pattern-Search Method for H.264/AVC CAVLC Decoding (Abstract)

Shau-yin Tseng , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C. Tseng@itri.org.tw
Tien-wei Hsieh , SoC Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan 310, R.O.C. TWHsieh@itri.org.tw
pp. 1073-1076

A Condition-based Intra Prediction Algorithm for H.264/AVC (Abstract)

Jiun-in Guo , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. jiguo@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Chun-hao Chang , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. cch90u@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Jia-wei Chen , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. 92jiawei@vlsi.ee.ccu.edu.tw
Chien-chang Lin , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. lcc90@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Yi-huan Yang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. 92chusan@vlsi.ee.ccu.edu.tw
Jinn-shyan Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China. ieegsw@ee.ccu.edu.tw
pp. 1077-1080

Minimum Phoneme Error based Filter Bank Analysis for Speech Recognition (Abstract)

Hao Huang , Department of Electronic Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, 200240, P.R. China. haohuang@sjtu.edu.cn
Jie Zhu , Department of Electronic Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, 200240, P.R. China. zhujie@sjtu.edu.cn
pp. 1081-1084

A Tempo Feature via Modulation Spectrum Analysis and its Application to Music Emotion Classification (Abstract)

Yuan-yuan Shi , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology. yy.shi@samsung.com
Hyoung-gook Kim , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology. hyounggook.kim@samsung.com
Ki-wan Eom , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology. kiwan.eom@samsung.com
Xuan Zhu , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology. xuan.zhu@samsung.com
pp. 1085-1088

Musical Signal Type Discrimination based on Large Open Feature Sets (Abstract)

Bjorn Schuller , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Germany. Schuller@tum.de
Gerhard Rigoll , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Germany. Rigoll@tum.de
Frank Wallhoff , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Germany. Wallhoff@tum.de
Dejan Arsic , Institute for Human-Machine Communication, Technische Universit?t M?nchen, Germany. Arsic@tum.de
pp. 1089-1092

Emotional Speech Synthesis using Subspace Constraints in Prosody (Abstract)

Tsuyoshi Moriyama , Keio University, Department of Information and Computer Science, 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8522, Japan. kpeg@ozawa.ics.keio.ac.jp
Shinya Mori , Keio University, Department of Information and Computer Science, 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8522, Japan. kpeg@ozawa.ics.keio.ac.jp
Shinji Ozawa , Keio University, Department of Information and Computer Science, 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8522, Japan. kpeg@ozawa.ics.keio.ac.jp
pp. 1093-1096

A Rank based Metric of Anchor Models for Speaker Verification (Abstract)

Min Yang , Zhejiang University, College of Computer Science. rymth@zju.edu.cn
Yingchun Yang , Zhejiang University, College of Computer Science. yyc@zju.edu.cn, rymth@zju.edu.cn
Zhaohui Wu , Zhejiang University, College of Computer Science. wzh@zju.edu.cn, rymth@zju.edu.cn
pp. 1097-1100

Automatic Speaker Segmentation using Multiple Features and Distance Measures: A Comparison of Three Approaches (Abstract)

Margarita Kotti , Department of Informatics, Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki, Box 451, Thessaloniki 541 24, Greece. E-mail: mkotti@zeus.csd.auth.gr
Jaime Cardoso , INESC Porto, Porto, Portugal. E-mail: jsc@inescporto.pt
Luis P. M. Martins , INESC Porto, Porto, Portugal. E-mail: lmartins@inescporto.pt
Emmanouil Benetos , Department of Informatics, Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki, Box 451, Thessaloniki 541 24, Greece. E-mail: empeneto@zeus.csd.auth.gr
Constantine Kotropoulos , Department of Informatics, Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki, Box 451, Thessaloniki 541 24, Greece. E-mail: costas@zeus.csd.auth.gr
pp. 1101-1104

Capturing-Resistant Audiowatermarking based on Discrete Wavelet Transform (Abstract)

Sang-kwang Lee , Digital Contents Research Division, ETRI, Daejeon, Korea. sklee@etri.re.kr
Seungjae Lee , Digital Contents Research Division, ETRI, Daejeon, Korea. seungjlee@etri.re.kr
Young-ho Seo , Digital Contents Research Division, ETRI, Daejeon, Korea. syh@etri.re.kr
Chang Yoo , Dept. of EECS, Div. of EE, KAIST, Daejon, Korea. cdyoo@ee.kaist.ac.kr
pp. 1105-1108

Spread-Spectrum Substitution watermarking Game (Abstract)

Pierre Duhamel , LSS, 3 rue Joliot-Curie, 91190 Gif sur Yvette - France. pierre.duhamel@lss.supelec.fr
Jacques Blanc-Talon , CTA/GIP, 16 bis av. Prieur de la C?te d'Or, 94114 Arcueil - France. jacques.blanc-talon@etca.fr
Jean-philippe Boyer , LSS, 3 rue Joliot-Curie, 91190 Gif sur Yvette - France. jean-philippe. boyer@lss.supelec.fr
pp. 1109-1112

Protection of 3D Object Visual Representations (Abstract)

Jean-luc Dugelay , Institut Eurecom, 2229 route des Cretes, B.P.193, 06904 Sophia-Antipolis, France
Jihane Bennour , Institut Eurecom, 2229 route des Cretes, B.P.193, 06904 Sophia-Antipolis, France
pp. 1113-1116

Image Watermarking based on Genetic Algorithm (Abstract)

Hao Li , School of Electronic Information Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
Jufeng Dai , School of Electronic Information Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
Zhicheng Wei , School of Electronic Information Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China; Department of Network Engineering, Hebei Normal University, Shijiazhuang 050016, China
Sashuang Wang , School of Electronic Information Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
pp. 1117-1120

Cross Layer Adaptation for H.264 Video Multicasting Over Wireless Lan (Abstract)

Hang Liu , Corporate Research, Thomson Inc., Princeton, NJ 08540, USA. Email: hang.liu@thomson.net
Zhengye Liu , Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY 11210, USA. Email: zhengye@vision.poly.edu
Yao Wang , Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY 11210, USA. Email: yao@vision.poly.edu
pp. 1121-1124

Cross-Layer Congestion Control, Scheduling and Power Control Design in Multihop Networks with Random Access (Abstract)

Bo Li , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Xinping Guan , Department of Electrical Engineering, Yanshan University, Qinhuangdao, 066004, Hebei Province, P.R. China
Chengnian Long , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China; Department of Electrical Engineering, Yanshan University, Qinhuang
pp. 1125-1128

Implementation and Evolution of Packet Striping for Media Streaming Over Multiple Burst-Loss Channels (Abstract)

Puneet Sharma , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
Gene Cheung , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
Sung-ju Lee , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
pp. 1129-1132

Cross-Layer Design of Source Rate Control and Qos-Aware Congestion Control for Wireless Video Streaming (Abstract)

Peng Zhu , Henan Key Lab of Infor. Elect. Apparatus, Tsinghua University, zhupeng00@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Chunwen Li , Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua University, lcw@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn
Wenjun Zeng , Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of Missouri-Columbia. zengw@missouri.edu
pp. 1133-1136

Webdove: a Web-Based Collaboration System for Physical Tasks (Abstract)

Jie Yang , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
Yong Rut , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Weiyi Yang , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
Jiazhi Ou , School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
pp. 1137-1140

PING: a Group-to-Individual Distributed Meeting System (Abstract)

Li-wei He , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Ivan Tashev , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Rico Malvar , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Eric Rudolph , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Yong Rui , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
Michael Cohen , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA
pp. 1141-1144

RESP: Shortest-Path-Based Cache Replacement in a Transcoding Proxy (Abstract)

Hao-ping Hung , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, E-mail: hphung@arbor.ee.ntu.edu.tw
Ming-syan Chen , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, E-mail: mschen@cc.ee.ntu.edu.tw
pp. 1145-1148

Robust Distributed Multi-Point Video Conferencing Over Error-Prone Channels (Abstract)

Meng Chen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park.
Min Wu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park.
Guan-ming Su , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park.
pp. 1149-1152

Perceptually Enhanced Bit-Plane Coding for Scalable Audio (Abstract)

Rongshan Yu , Audio Processing Lab, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2), 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613
Te Li , Audio Processing Lab, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2), 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613
Susanto Rahardja , Audio Processing Lab, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2), 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613
pp. 1153-1156

Speech Modelingwith Magnitude-Normalized Complex Spectra and Its Application to Multisensory Speech Enhancement (Abstract)

Amarnag Subramanya , SSLI Lab, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - 98104. asubram@ee.washington.edu
Alex Acero , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA - 98052. alexac@microsoft.com.
Zhengyou Zhang , zhang@microsoft.com.
Zicheng Liu , zliu@microsoft.com.
pp. 1157-1160

Robust Speaker Recognition using SNR-Aware Subspace-Based Enhancement and Probabilistic SVMs (Abstract)

Wai-he Kuok , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C. Tel: 886-6-2757575 ext. 62341 Fax: 886-6-2080478
Jhing-fa Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C. Tel: 886-6-2757575 ext. 62341 Fax: 886-6-2080478
Hsiao-ping Lee , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C. Tel: 886-6-2757575 ext. 62341 Fax: 886-6-2080478
Chung-hsien Yang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C. Tel: 886-6-2757575 ext. 62341 Fax: 886-6-2080478
Jia-ching Wang , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C. Tel: 886-6-2757575 ext. 62341 Fax: 886-6-2080478
pp. 1161-1164

Acoustically-Driven Talking Face Synthesis using Dynamic Bayesian Networks (Abstract)

Jonas Borgstrom , University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. jonas@ee.ucla.edu
Jintao Jiang , House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90057, USA. jjiang@hei.org
Lynne Bernstein , House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90057, USA. lbernstein@hei.org
Abeer Alwan , University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. alwan@ee.ucla.edu
Jianxia Xue , University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. jxue@ee.ucla.edu
pp. 1165-1168

Improving the Performance of TCP Wireless Video Streaming with a Novel Playback Adaptation Algorithm (Abstract)

Antonios Argyriou , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
pp. 1169-1172

Proxy-Based SNR Scalable Error Tracking for Real-Time Video Transmission Over Wireless Broadband (Abstract)

Wei-kuo Chiang , DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE&INFORMATION ENGINEERING, NATIONAL CHUNG CHENG UNIVERSITY, CHIAYI, TAIWAN 621, R.O.C. wkchiang@cs.ccu.edu.tw
Hui-ya Li , DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE&INFORMATION ENGINEERING, NATIONAL CHUNG CHENG UNIVERSITY, CHIAYI, TAIWAN 621, R.O.C. alyh93@cs.ccu.edu.tw
pp. 1173-1176

A Context-Aware Approach for Multimedia Performance Optimization using Neural Networks in Wireless LAN Environments (Abstract)

Po-chiang Lin , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. d94942014@ntu.edu.tw, d92942012@ntu.edu.tw
Tsungnan Lin , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. tsungnan@ntu.edu.tw, d94942014@ntu.edu.tw, d92942012@ntu.edu.tw
Chiapin Wang , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. d94942014@ntu.edu.tw, d92942012@ntu.edu.tw
pp. 1177-1180

Bandwidth Estimation in Wireless Lans for Multimedia Streaming Services (Abstract)

Ki Yum , University of Texas at San Antonio, yum@cs.utsa.edu, kki@etri.re.kr, cystar@cs.tamu.edu
Eun Kim , Texas A&M University, ejkim@cs.tamu.edu, cystar@cs.tamu.edu
Heung Lee , Texas A&M University, hklee@cs.tamu.edu, kki@etri.re.kr, cystar@cs.tamu.edu
Kyoung Kim , ETRI (Electronics and Telecommunication Research Institute), cystar@cs.tamu.edu
Varrian Hall , Texas A&M University, cystar@cs.tamu.edu
pp. 1181-1184

Demosaicking using Vector Spectral Model (Abstract)

Konstantinos Plataniotis , Multimedia Laboratory - BA 4157, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of ECE, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, Canada. kostas@dsp.utoronto.ca
Rastislav Lukac , Multimedia Laboratory - BA 4157, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of ECE, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, Canada. lukacr@ieee.org
pp. 1185-1188

A Single Heisenberg-Gabor Based Figure-of-Merit Based on the Modulation Transfer Function of Digital Imaging Systems (Abstract)

Corey Manders , University of Toronto, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 10 King's College Rd., Toronto, Canada
Steve Mann , University of Toronto, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 10 King's College Rd., Toronto, Canada
pp. 1189-1192

Restoration of Motion Blurred Images (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada
Juwei Lu , EPSON Edge, EPSON Canada Limited, 3771 Victoria Park Avenue, Toronto, Canada
Eunice Poon , EPSON Edge, EPSON Canada Limited, 3771 Victoria Park Avenue, Toronto, Canada
pp. 1193-1196

Image Vector Quantization Indices Recovery using Lagrange Interpolation (Abstract)

Chia-hao Wu , Leader University, Institute of Applied Information, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Tainan, Taiwan. heeroart@yahoo.com.tw
Yung-gi Wu , Leader University, Institute of Applied Information, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Tainan, Taiwan. wyg@mail.leader.edu.tw, heeroart@yahoo.com.tw
pp. 1197-1200

A Decentralized Key Management Scheme in Overlay Multicast Network (Abstract)

Xingfeng Guo , Broadband Network&Multimedia Research Center, Graduate school at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, 518055, Shenzhen, P. R. China
Qionghai Dai , Broadband Network&Multimedia Research Center, Graduate school at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, 518055, Shenzhen, P. R. China
Xiaodong Liu , Broadband Network&Multimedia Research Center, Graduate school at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, 518055, Shenzhen, P. R. China
pp. 1201-1204

SIKAS: A Scalable Distributed Key Management Scheme for Dynamic Collaborative Groups (Abstract)

Jian-guang Luo , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing China. luojg03@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Jiang Zhang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing China. zhang-jiang03@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Shi-qiang Yang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing China. yangshq@tsinghua.edu.cn
Bin Li , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing China. libin98@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
pp. 1205-1208

Degree Pre-Reserved Hierarchical Tree for Multimedia Multicast (Abstract)

Nan Zhang , Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Email: z-n04@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Yuan-chun Shi , Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Email: shiyc@tsinghua.edu.cn
Bin Chang , Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Email: cb99@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
pp. 1209-1212
Papers

Efficient Wireless Multicast Protocol with Orthogonal CTS Modulation Supporting Video Conferencing (Abstract)

Hongsik Choi , Virginia Commonwealth University, Email: hchoi@vcu.edu
Yong Tang , University of Florida, Email: yt1@cise.ufl.edu
Ju Wang , Virginia Commonwealth University, Email: jwang3@vcu.edu
Esther Hughes , Virginia Commonwealth University, Email: eahughes@vcu.edu
pp. 1217-1220

Internet Traffic Classification for Scalable QOS Provision (Abstract)

C.-c. Kuo , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: cckuo@sipi.usc.edu
Junghun Park , Integrated Media Systems Center and Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-2564. E-mail: junghunp@usc.edu
Hsiao-rong Tyan , Department of Information and Computer Engineering, Chung-Yung Christian University, Chung-Li 32023, Taiwan. E-mail: tyan@ice.cycu.edu.tw
pp. 1221-1224

Multicast of Real-Time Multi-View Video (Abstract)

Hua Cai , Media Communication Group, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China
Jiang Li , Media Communication Group, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China
Jian Lou , Media Communication Group, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China
Li Zuo , Dept. of Computer Science, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China
pp. 1225-1228

Packet Loss Modeling for Perceptually Optimized 3D Transmission (Abstract)

Lihang Ying , Department of Computing Science, Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Email: lin@cs.ualberta.ca, lihang@cs.ualberta.ca
Anup Basu , Department of Computing Science, Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Email: lin@cs.ualberta.ca, anup@cs.ualberta.ca
Irene Cheng , Department of Computing Science, Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Email: lin@cs.ualberta.ca
pp. 1229-1232

A Neural Network Based Adaptive Algorithm for Multimedia Quality Fairness in WLAN Environments (Abstract)

Tsungnan Lin , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: tsungnan@ntu.edu.tw, jamesw@cht.com.tw
Chiapin Wang , Dept. of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Email: jamesw@cht.com.tw
pp. 1233-1236

An Analytic Study of Stream Tapping Protocols (Abstract)

Darrell E. Long , Department of Computer Science, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Jehan-francois Paris , Department of Computer Science, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-3010
pp. 1237-1240

High Performance Fractional Motion Estimation and Mode Decision for H.264/AVC (Abstract)

Chao-yang Kao , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. dr948303@cs.nthu.edu.tw, mr934389@cs.nthu.edu.tw
Youn-long Lin , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. ylin@cs.nthu.edu.tw, dr948303@cs.nthu.edu.tw, mr934389@cs.nthu.edu.tw
Huang-chih Kuo , Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. dr948303@cs.nthu.edu.tw, mr934389@cs.nthu.edu.tw
pp. 1241-1244

An Event-Driven Sports Video Adaptation for the MPEG-21 DIA Framework (Abstract)

Deepu Rajan , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: asdrajan@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Bu-sung Lee , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: ebslee@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Liang-tien Chia , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: asltchia@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Jiaming Li , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: liji0006@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Jianfei Cai , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: asjfcai@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Yiqun Hu , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: y030070@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
Min Xu , Center for Multimedia and Network Technology, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Email: mxu@ntu.edu.sg, Phone: +65 67906579
pp. 1245-1248

An Image Processing Pipeline with Digital Compensation of Low Cost Optics for Mobile Telephony (Abstract)

Nikolaos Bellas , Embedded System Research, Motorola, Inc., Schaumburg, IL
Arnold Yanof , Freescale, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
pp. 1249-1252

Complexity Analysis of H.264 Decoder for FPGA Design (Abstract)

Nastooh Avessta , Dept. of Information Technology, Communication Systems Laboratory, University of Turku, Turku, Finland. E-mail: nastooh.avessta@utu.fi@utu.fi
Tiberiu Seceleanu , Dept. of Information Technology, Communication Systems Laboratory, University of Turku, Turku, Finland. E-mail: tiberiu.seceleanu@utu.fi
Tuomas Lindroth , Dept. of Information Technology, Communication Systems Laboratory, University of Turku, Turku, Finland. E-mail: tuomas.lindroth@utu.fi
Jukka Teuhola , Dept. of Information Technology, Communication Systems Laboratory, University of Turku, Turku, Finland. E-mail: jukka.teuhola@utu.fi
pp. 1253-1256

Approximating Optimal Visual Sensor Placement (Abstract)

R. Lienhart , Multimedia Computing Lab, University of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
E. Horster , Multimedia Computing Lab, University of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
pp. 1257-1260

Performance-Complexity Analysis of High Resolution Video Encoder and its Memory Organization for DSP Implementation (Abstract)

Yan Liu , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. liuyan@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China; Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100080, China. wga
Zhigang Yang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. zgyang@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 1261-1264

Automatic Counting of Interacting People by using a Single Uncalibrated Camera (Abstract)

Senem Velipasalar , Princeton University, Electrical Engineering Dept., Princeton, NJ, 08544. svelipas@princeton.edu
Ying-li Tian , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY, 10532. yltian@us.ibm.com
Arun Hampapur , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY, 10532. arunh@us.ibm.com
pp. 1265-1268

Design of Audio and Video decoder for the T-DMB Receiver (Abstract)

Heebum Jung , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Minseok Choi , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Sekho Lee , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Juehyun Lee , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Jinkyu Kim , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Hyuk Park , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Bontae Koo , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Nak-woong Eum , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
Seongmin Kim , SoC Design Research Department of ETRI 161 Gajeon-dong Yuseong-Gu Daejeon City, KOREA
pp. 1269-1272

An Architecture Design of Threshold-Based Best-Basis Algorithm (Abstract)

S.M. Aroutchelvame , Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, CA. amayilav@ee.ryerson.ca
K. Raahemifar , Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, CA. kraahemi@ee.ryerson.ca, amayilav@ee.ryerson.ca
pp. 1273-1276

Data Hiding for Speech Bandwidth Extension and its Hardware Implementation (Abstract)

Fan Wu , University of Calgary, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
Siyue Chen , University of Calgary, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
Henry Leung , University of Calgary, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
pp. 1277-1280

Online Training-Oriented Video Shooting Navigation System Based on Real-Time Camerawork Evaluation (Abstract)

K. Uehara , Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai, NADA, Kobe, 657-8501, Japan. uehara@kobe-u.ac.jp
Y. Ariki , Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai, NADA, Kobe, 657-8501, Japan
M. Kumano , Ryukoku University, 1-5 Yokotani, Seta Oe-cho, Otsu, 520-2194, Japan. kumano@rins.ryukoku.ac.jp
pp. 1281-1284

Automatic Addressee Identification Based on Participants' Head Orientation and Utterances for Multiparty Conversations (Abstract)

Yoshinao Takemae , NTT Cyber Solutions Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-1 Hikari-no-oka, Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa 239-0847 Japan; Department of Information and Computer Science, Keio University, 3-14-1 Hiyoshi,
Shinji Ozawa , Department of Information and Computer Science, Keio University, 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-Ku, Yokohama-Shi, Kanagawa 223-8522 Japan. ozawa@ozawa.ics.keio.ac.jp
pp. 1285-1288

Media Synchronization Method for Video Hypermedia Application Based on Extended Event Model (Abstract)

Hironobu Abe , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Ken-ichi Okada , Keio University
Hiroshi Shigeno , Keio University
pp. 1289-1292

A Decision Mechanism for Processing Multimodal Services in Future Generation Network (Abstract)

Yang Li , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa. yli@crg.ee.uct.ac.za
H. Chan , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa. h.a.chan@ieee.org
pp. 1293-1296

Classroom Multimedia Integration for Advanced E-Presentations (Abstract)

Weihong Li , Department of Computer Science, Graduate Center, The City University of New York, NY 10016. wli@cs.ccny.cuny.edu
Zhigang Zhu , Department of Computer Science, City College, The City University of New York, NY 10031. zhu@cs.ccny.cuny.edu
Hao Tang , Department of Computer Science, City College, The City University of New York, NY 10031. tang@cs.ccny.cuny.edu
Chad McKittrick , Department of Computer Science, City College, The City University of New York, NY 10031. chad.mckittrick@csfb.com
pp. 1297-1300

Tricodes: A Barcode-Like Fiducial Design for Augmented Reality Media (Abstract)

Suya You , CGIT Lab, University of Southern California, suya@graphics.usc.edu
Ulrich Neumann , CGIT Lab, University of Southern California, neumann@graphics.usc.edu
Jonathan Mooser , CGIT Lab, University of Southern California, mooser@usc.edu
pp. 1301-1304

Video and Audio Editing for Mobile Applications (Abstract)

Ari Hourunranta , Nokia, ari.hourunranta@nokia.com
Asad Islam , Nokia, asad.islam@gmail.com
Fehmi Chebil , Nokia, fehmi.chebil@yahoo.com
pp. 1305-1308

On Training Neural Network Algorithms for Odor Identification for Future Multimedia Communication Systems (Abstract)

Krishna Persaud , School of Chemical Eng. Analytical Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, U.K.
Hyung-gi Byun , Dept. Of Information&Communication Eng. Kangwon National University, Korea
Namyong Kim , Dept. Of Information&Communication Eng. Kangwon National University, Korea
Ki-hyeon Kwon , Dept. Of Information&Communication Eng. Kangwon National University, Korea
pp. 1309-1312

Contrast Enhancement in Direct-Projected Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Jong-il Park , Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea. jipark@hanyang.ac.kr, fly4moon@teramail.com
Hanhoon Park , Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea. hanuni@mr.hanyang.ac.kr, fly4moon@teramail.com
Moon-hyun Lee , Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea. fly4moon@teramail.com
Sang-jun Kim , Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea. markjun@empal.com, fly4moon@teramail.com
pp. 1313-1316

DMB (Digital Multimedia Broadcasting) Voice EPG Application (Abstract)

Bong-ho Lee , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. E-mail: leebh@etri.re.kr
So Park , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Heejeong Kim , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Soo Lee , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Chunghyun Ahn , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
pp. 1317-1320

Reversiblee Image Authentication Based on Watermarking (Abstract)

Yo-sung Ho , Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), 1 Oryong-Dong, Buk-Gu, Gwangju 500-712, KOREA. hoyo@gist.ac.kr
Sang-kwang Lee , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), 161 Gajeong-Dong, Yuseung-Gu, Daejeon 305-700, KOREA. sklee@etri.re.kr
Young-ho Suh , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), 161 Gajeong-Dong, Yuseung-Gu, Daejeon 305-700, KOREA. syh@etri.re.kr
pp. 1321-1324

On Resampling Detection and its Application to Detect Image Tampering (Abstract)

K. Ramakrishnan , Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
S. Prasad , Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
pp. 1325-1328

Hybrid Traitor Tracing (Abstract)

Jeffery Lotspiech , IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, 95120
Hongxia Jin , IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, 95120
pp. 1329-1332

A Secret Key Based Multiscale Fragile Watermark in the Wavelet Domain (Abstract)

Hua Yuan , Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA, M5B 2K3
Xiao-ping Zhang , Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA, M5B 2K3. xzhang@ee.ryerson.ca
pp. 1333-1336

Minimum Distortion Look-Up Table Based Data Hiding (Abstract)

Xiao-ping Zhang , Senior Member, IEEE, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5B 2K3. E-mail: xzhang@ee.ryerson.ca
Xiaofeng Wang , Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5B 2K3.
pp. 1337-1340

Protection of Video Logos with Randomization (Abstract)

Yongdong Wu , Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Singapore. wydong@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 1341-1344

Confronting the Synchronization Problem of Semantic Region Under Geometric Attacks (Abstract)

Klimis Ntalianis , National Technical University of Athens, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iroon Polytexneiou 9, 15780, Athens, Greece. email: kntal@image.ntua.gr
Stefanos Kollias , National Technical University of Athens, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iroon Polytexneiou 9, 15780, Athens, Greece
Paraskevi Tzouveli , National Technical University of Athens, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iroon Polytexneiou 9, 15780, Athens, Greece. email: tpar@image.ntua.gr
pp. 1345-1348

A Video Scrambling Scheme Applicable to Local Region without Data Expansion (Abstract)

Kiyoshi Tanaka , Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan
Akio Yoneyama , KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc, Japan
Makoto Takayama , Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan
Yasuyuki Nakajima , KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc, Japan
pp. 1349-1352

Conditional Access to H.264/AVC Video with Drift Control (Abstract)

Enrico Magli , CERCOM - Center for Multimedia Radio Communications, Dipartimento di Elettronica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24 - 10129 Torino - Italy. Ph.: +39-011-5644195 - Fax: +39-
Gabriella Olmo , CERCOM - Center for Multimedia Radio Communications, Dipartimento di Elettronica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24 - 10129 Torino - Italy. Ph.: +39-011-5644195 - Fax: +39-
Marco Grangetto , CERCOM - Center for Multimedia Radio Communications, Dipartimento di Elettronica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24 - 10129 Torino - Italy. Ph.: +39-011-5644195 - Fax: +39-
pp. 1353-1356

A Protection Processor for MPEG-21 Players (Abstract)

Paolo Nesi , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy. nesi@dsi.unifi.it
Andrea Vallotti , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
Davide Rogai , DSI-DISIT, Department of Systems and Informatics, University of Florence, Via S. Marta, 3 - 50139 Florence, Italy
pp. 1357-1360

The Watermarking for 3D CAD Drawing using Line, ARC, 3DFACE Components (Abstract)

Suk-hwan Lee , Dept. of Information Security, TongMyong University
Ki-ryong Kwon , Dept. of Electronics, Computer, and Telecommunication Engineering, Pukyong National University
Jae-sik Sohn , School of Electrical Engineering&Computer Science, Kyungpook National University
Young Huh , Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute
pp. 1361-1364

Steganalysis based on Markov Model of Thresholded Prediction-Error Image (Abstract)

Guorong Xuan , Computer Science Department, Tongji UniversityShanghai, China
Wei Su , ECE Dept., New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Dekun Zou , ECE Dept., New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Yun Shi , ECE Dept., New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, USA
pp. 1365-1368

On the Detection of Multiplicative Watermarks for Speech Signals in the Wavelet and DCT Domains (Abstract)

Ramin Eslami , ECE Department / 2120 EB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA. Email: eslamira@egr.msu.edu
J. Deller , ECE Department / 2120 EB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA. Email: deller@egr.msu.edu
Hayder Radha , ECE Department / 2120 EB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA. Email: radha@egr.msu.edu
pp. 1369-1372

Asymptotically Optimal Scalar Quantizers for QIM Watermark Detection (Abstract)

Jean-philippe Boyer , LSS, 3 rue Joliot-Curie, 91190 Gif sur Y vette - France. jean-philippe.boyer@lss.supelec.fr
Pierre Duhamel , LSS, 3 rue Joliot-Curie, 91190 Gif sur Y vette - France. pierre.duhamel@lss.supelec.fr
Jacques Blanc-Talon , CTA/GIP, 16 bis av. Prieur de la C?te d'Or, 94114 Arcueil - France. jacques.blanc-talon@etca.fr
pp. 1373-1376

Detection of LSB Steganography based on Image Smoothness (Abstract)

Tao Zhang , Dept. of Information Science, Zhengzhou Information Science and Technology Institute, P.R.China; NLPR, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. deltd@yahoo.com.c
Yan Zhang , Dept. of Information Science, Zhengzhou Information Science and Technology Institute, P.R.China. zlittleyan@yahoo.com.cn, deltd@yahoo.com.cn, rbfn@sina.com
Xijian Ping , Dept. of Information Science, Zhengzhou Information Science and Technology Institute, P.R.China. pingxijian@yahoo.com.cn, deltd@yahoo.com.cn, rbfn@sina.com
Mingwu Song , Dept. of Training, Zhengzhou Information Science and Technology Institute, P.R.China. deltd@yahoo.com.cn, rbfn@sina.com
pp. 1377-1380

Speaker Identification using a Microphone Array and a Joint HMM with Speech Spectrum and Angle of Arrival (Abstract)

John Platt , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA. jplatt@microsoft.com
Jack Stokes , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA. jstokes@microsoft.com
Sumit Basu , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052, USA. sumitb@microsoft.com
pp. 1381-1384

Hierarchical Genre Classification for Large Music Collections (Abstract)

Stefan Brecheisen , University of Munich, Institute for Informatics. brecheis@dbs.ifi.lmu.de
Hans-peter Kriegel , University of Munich, Institute for Informatics. kriegel@dbs.ifi.lmu.de
Alexey Pryakhin , University of Munich, Institute for Informatics. pryakhin@dbs.ifi.lmu.de
Peter Kunath , University of Munich, Institute for Informatics. kunath@dbs.ifi.lmu.de
pp. 1385-1388

Music Signal Synthesis using Sinusoid Models and Sliding-Window Esprit (Abstract)

Anders Gunnarsson , Dept. of Signals and Systems, Chalmers Univ. of Technology, Gothenburg, 42196, Sweden
Irene Gu , Dept. of Signals and Systems, Chalmers Univ. of Technology, Gothenburg, 42196, Sweden
pp. 1389-1392

Performance Analysis of Compressed-Domain Automatic Speaker Recognition as a Function of Speech Coding Technique and Bit Rate (Abstract)

A. Servetti , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 - I-10129 Torino, Italy. E-mail: servetti@polito.it
J.c. Martin , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 - I-10129 Torino, Italy. E-mail: demartin@polito.it
M. Petracca , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 - I-10129 Torino, Italy. E-mail: matteo.petracca@polito.it
pp. 1393-1396

Peer-to-Peer Asynchronous Video Streaming using Skip List (Abstract)

Dan Wang , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada. Email: danw@cs.sfu.ca
Jiangchuan Liu , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada. Email: jcliu@cs.sfu.ca
pp. 1397-1400

Distributed Media Rate Allocation in Overlay Networks (Abstract)

Pascal Frossard , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Dan Jurca , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 1401-1404

Video Texture and Motion based Modeling of Rate Variability-Distortion (VD) Curves of I, P, and B Frames (Abstract)

Martin Reisslein , Arizona State University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Tempe, AZ 85287-5706. reisslein@asu.edu
Lina Karam , Arizona State University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Tempe, AZ 85287-5706. karam@asu.edu
Geert Der Auwera , Arizona State University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Tempe, AZ 85287-5706. geert.vanderauwera@asu.edu
pp. 1405-1408

An Unbalanced Multiple Description Coding Scheme for Video Transmission Over Wireless Ad Hoc Networks (Abstract)

Huang Feng , Department of Computer Science&Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R. China
Sun Lifeng , Department of Computer Science&Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R. China
Yang Shiqiang , Department of Computer Science&Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R. China
Li Bin , Department of Computer Science&Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R. China
pp. 1409-1412

DISCOVR: Distributed Collaborative Video Recorder (Abstract)

Jin Li , Communication and Collaboration Systems, Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Bld. 113, Redmond, WA 98052. Email: jinl@microsoft.com
Cheng Huang , Communication and Collaboration Systems, Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Bld. 113, Redmond, WA 98052. Email: chengh@microsoft.com
pp. 1413-1416

Ripple-Stream: Safeguarding P2P Streaming Against Dos Attacks (Abstract)

Sugih Jamin , jamin@eecs.umich.edu
Yongqiang Xiong , yqx@microsoft.com
Qian Zhang , qianzh@cs.ust.hk
Wenjie Wang , wenjiew@eecs.umich.edu
pp. 1417-1420

Design and Verification of Communication Protocols for Peer-to-Peer Multimedia Systems (Abstract)

Wayne Wolf , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. wolf@princeton.edu
Jason Schlessman , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. jschless@princeton.edu
Chang-hong Lin , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. chlin@princeton.edu
Senem Velipasalar , Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton, NJ 08544. svelipas@princeton.edu
pp. 1421-1424

Personal Media Alert Systems: Personalization and Dissemination of Broadcast Content with a P2P Micropayment Scheme (Abstract)

Yih-farn Chen , AT&T Labs-Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA. chen@research.att.com
Bin Wei , AT&T Labs-Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA. bw@research.att.com
Zhu Liu , AT&T Labs-Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA. zliu@research.att.com
Behzad Shahraray , AT&T Labs-Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA. behzad@research.att.com
David Gibbon , AT&T Labs-Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA. dcg@research.att.com
pp. 1425-1428

Joint Source-Channel Decoding of Multiple Description Quantized and Variable Length Coded Markov Sequences (Abstract)

Xiaohan Wang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4K1. wangx28@mcmaster.ca
Xiaolin Wu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4K1. xwu@ece.mcmaster.ca
pp. 1429-1432

A New Joint Source-Channel Modeling Approach for Adaptive FEC Code Rate Decision (Abstract)

Yo-won Jeong , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejon, Republic of Korea
Jae Kwon , Advanced Technology Lab., R&D Group, KT, Daejon, Republic of Korea
Jae-kyoon Kim , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejon, Republic of Korea
Kyu-ho Park , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejon, Republic of Korea
pp. 1433-1436

Dynamic Rate Control for JPEG 2000 Transcoding (Abstract)

Naoki Kuwahara , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661-8661, Japan
Anthony Vetro , Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Toshihiko Hata , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661-8661, Japan
Derek Schwenke , Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
pp. 1437-1440

Controlled Complexity Map Decoding of CABAC Encoded Data (Abstract)

Pierre Duhamel , LSS - CNRS - Sup?lec - Universit? Paris-Sud XI, Plateau de Moulon, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Michel Kieffer , LSS - CNRS - Sup?lec - Universit? Paris-Sud XI, Plateau de Moulon, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Salma Jamaa , LSS - CNRS - Sup?lec - Universit? Paris-Sud XI, Plateau de Moulon, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
pp. 1441-1444

An Optimized Mapping Algorithm for Classified Video Transmission with the H.264 Flexible Macroblock Ordering (Abstract)

Sio Im , Electronic Engineering Department, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK. Email: marcusim@ipm.edu.mo
A Pearmain , Electronic Engineering Department, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK. Email: marcusim@ipm.edu.mo
pp. 1445-1448

Complexity Scalable 2 : 1 Resolution Downscaling MPEG-2 to WMV Transcoder with Adaptive Error Compensation (Abstract)

Guobin Shen , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R.China. E-mail: jackysh@microsoft.com
Yuwen He , Panasonic Research Lab, Singapore. E-mail: Yuwen.He@sg.panasonic.com
Wanyong Cao , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R.China. E-mail: wanycao@microsoft.com
Shipeng Li , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, P.R.China. E-mail: spli@microsoft.com
pp. 1449-1452

Complexity-Distortion Optimized Motion Estimation Algorithm with Fine-Granular Scalable Complexity (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Science. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Li Zhang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Science. zhangli@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 1453-1456

Two-Layer Image Resizing for Scalable CODEC (Abstract)

Ci Wang , Nanyang Technological University Singapore, 639798. Email: wangci@ntu.edu.sg
Weisi Lin , Institute for Infocomm Research Singapore, 119613. Email: wslin@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Ping Xue , Nanyang Technological University Singapore, 639798. Email: epxue@ntu.edu.sg
pp. 1457-1460

A Behavioural Approach to Person Recognition (Abstract)

Jean-luc Dugelay , Eur?com Institute, 2229 route des Cretes, B.P.193, 06904 Sophia-Antipolis, FRANCE. Email: dugelay@eurecom.fr
Federico Matta , Eur?com Institute, 2229 route des Cretes, B.P.193, 06904 Sophia-Antipolis, FRANCE. Email: matta@eurecom.fr
pp. 1461-1464

Using Decision-Tree to Automatically Construct Learned-Heuristics for Events Classification in Sports Video (Abstract)

Dian Tjondronegoro , School of Information Systems, Faculty of Information Technology, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. dian@qut.edu.au
Yi-ping Chen , School of Engineering and Information Technology, Faculty of Science and Technology, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. phoebe@deakin.edu.au
pp. 1465-1468

The Semantic Pathfinder for Generic News Video Indexing (Abstract)

A.W.M. Smeulders , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. smeulders@science.uva.nl
F.J. Seinstra , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. fjseins@science.uva.nl
M. Worring , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. worring@science.uva.nl
C.G.M. Snoek , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. cgmsnoek@science.uva.nl
D.C. Koelma , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. koelma@science.uva.nl
J. Geusebroek , Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Kruislaan 403, 1098 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. mark@science.uva.nl
pp. 1469-1472

Exploiting Topic Thread Structures in a News Video Archive for the Semi-Automatic Generation of Video Summaries (Abstract)

Norio Katayama , National Institute of Informatics, Research Divisions, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8430, Japan. katayama@nii.ac.jp
Hiroshi Mo , National Institute of Informatics, Research Divisions, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8430, Japan. mo@nii.ac.jp
Shin'ichi Satoh , National Institute of Informatics, Research Divisions, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8430, Japan. satoh@nii.ac.jp
Ichiro Ide , Nagoya University, Graduate School of Information Science, 1 Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, 464-8601, Japan; National Institute of Informatics, Research Divisions, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda
pp. 1473-1476

Region Enhanced Scale-Invariant Saliency Detection (Abstract)

Michael Gleicher , Department of Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Feng Liu , Department of Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison
pp. 1477-1480

Recognizing Commercials in Real-Time using Three Visual Descriptors and a Decision-Tree (Abstract)

Cengiz Tas , Communication Systems Group, Technical University Berlin, 10587 Berlin, Germany. ctas@cs.tu-berlin.de
Thomas Sikora , Communication Systems Group, Technical University Berlin, 10587 Berlin, Germany. sikora@nue.tu-berlin.de
Ronald Glasberg , Communication Systems Group, Technical University Berlin, 10587 Berlin, Germany. glasberg@nue.tu-berlin.de
pp. 1481-1484

Enhanced Semi-Supervised Learning for Automatic Video Annotation (Abstract)

Xian-sheng Hua , Microsoft Research Asia, 5F Sigma Center, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, China. xshua@microsoft.com
Li-rong Dai , Department of EEIS, University of Sci&Tech of China, Huang Shan Road No.4 Hefei Anhui 230027, China
Meng Wang , Department of EEIS, University of Sci&Tech of China, Huang Shan Road No.4 Hefei Anhui 230027, China. wangmeng@mail.ustc.edu.cn
Yan Song , Department of EEIS, University of Sci&Tech of China, Huang Shan Road No.4 Hefei Anhui 230027, China
pp. 1485-1488

Classifier Optimization for Multimedia Semantic Concept Detection (Abstract)

Sheng Gao , Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A-STAR, Singapore, 119613. gaosheng@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Qibin Sun , Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A-STAR, Singapore, 119613. qibin@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
pp. 1489-1492

Semantic Labeling of Multimedia Content Clusters (Abstract)

John Smith , IBM Watson Research Center, 19 Skyline Drive, Hawthorne, NY 10532. E-mail: jsmith@us.ibm.com
Jelena Tesic , IBM Watson Research Center, 19 Skyline Drive, Hawthorne, NY 10532. E-mail: jtesic@us.ibm.com
pp. 1493-1496

Detecting Human Action in Active Video (Abstract)

Hao Jiang , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
Ze-nian Li , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
Mark Drew , School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
pp. 1497-1500

Streaming of Scalable Video from Multiple Servers using Rateless Codes (Abstract)

Pascal Frossard , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - LTS4, CH-1015, Lausanne
Jacob Chakareski , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - LTS4, CH-1015, Lausanne
Jean-paul Wagner , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - LTS4, CH-1015, Lausanne
pp. 1501-1504

Substream Allocation in Layered P2P Streaming (Abstract)

Ivan Lee , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2K3, Canada
Ling Guan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2K3, Canada
Yifeng He , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2K3, Canada
pp. 1505-1508

Format-Independent Multimedia Streaming (Abstract)

Christian Ritz , University of Wollongong, CRC SIT (Smart Internet Technology). chritz@elec.uow.edu.au
Joseph Thomas-Kerr , University of Wollongong, CRC SIT (Smart Internet Technology). joetk@elec.uow.edu.au
Ian Burnett , University of Wollongong, CRC SIT (Smart Internet Technology). i.burnett@elec.uow.edu.au
pp. 1509-1512

On-Demand Partial Schema Delivery for Multimedia Metadata (Abstract)

Ian Burnett , School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering, University Of Wollongong, Australia
Stephen Davis , School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering, University Of Wollongong, Australia
pp. 1513-1516

Using Rate-Distortion Metrics for Real-Time Internet Video Streaming with TCP (Abstract)

Antonios Argyriou , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
pp. 1517-1520

Rtp and the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (Abstract)

Colin Perkins , Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
Ladan Gharai , Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California
pp. 1521-1524

Video Transport Over Multi Hop Directional Wireless Networks (Abstract)

Hong Man , Department of ECE, Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ 07030. hman@stevens.edu
Yang Li , Department of ECE, Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ 07030. yli1@stevens.edu
Xinhua Zhuang , Department of Computer Science, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65211. zhuangx@missouri.edu
pp. 1525-1528

Distributed Streaming via Packet Partitioning (Abstract)

Pascal Frossard , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - LTS4, CH-1015 Lausanne
Jacob Chakareski , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - LTS4, CH-1015 Lausanne
pp. 1529-1532

A Novel Distributed and Practical Incentive Mechanism for Peer to Peer Live Video Streaming (Abstract)

Yun Tang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. tangyun98@mails.tinghua.edu.cn
Lifeng Sun , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. sunlf@tsinghua.edu.cn
Meng Zhang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. zhangmeng00@mails.tisnghua.edu.cn
Shiqiang Yang , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. yangshq@tsinghua.edu.cn
Yuzhuo Zhong , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China. zyz-dcs@tsinghua.edu.cn
pp. 1533-1536

Detecting Malicious Hosts in the Presence of Lying Hosts in Peer-to-Peer Streaming (Abstract)

Xing Jin , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong Univ. of Science, Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. csvenus@cs.ust.hk
S.-h. Chan , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong Univ. of Science, Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. csvenus@cs.ust.hk, gchan@cs.ust.hk
W.-p. Yiu , Department of Computer Science, The Hong Kong Univ. of Science, Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. csvenus@cs.ust.hk, kenyiu@cs.ust.hk
Yongqiang Xiong , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing Sigma Center, No. 49, ZhiChun Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080, P.R. China. csvenus@cs.ust.hk, yqx@microsoft.com
Qian Zhang , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing Sigma Center, No. 49, ZhiChun Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080, P.R. China. csvenus@cs.ust.hk, qianzh@cs.ust.hk
pp. 1537-1540

Detection and Restoration of Occlusions for 3D Face Recognition (Abstract)

Claudio Cusano , DISCo (Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Comunicazione), Universit? degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8, 20126 Milano, Italy. cusano@disco.unimib.it
Raimondo Schettini , DISCo (Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Comunicazione), Universit? degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8, 20126 Milano, Italy. schettini@disco.unimib.it
Alessandro Colombo , DISCo (Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Comunicazione), Universit? degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8, 20126 Milano, Italy. colomboal@disco.unimib.it
pp. 1541-1544

A Simple and Accurate Color Face Detection Algorithm in Complex Background (Abstract)

Mon-chau Shie , Low Power Systems Lab, Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, No. 43, Sec. 4, Keelung Rd., Taipei, 106, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Yi-chi Liu , Low Power Systems Lab, Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, No. 43, Sec. 4, Keelung Rd., Taipei, 106, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Yu-ting Pai , Low Power Systems Lab, Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, No. 43, Sec. 4, Keelung Rd., Taipei, 106, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Shanq-jang Ruan , Low Power Systems Lab, Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, No. 43, Sec. 4, Keelung Rd., Taipei, 106, Taiwan, R.O.C. E-mail: sjruan@mai
pp. 1545-1548

Face Recognition using Energy Probability in DCT Domain (Abstract)

Yun-su Chung , Biometrics Chipset Research Team, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, South Korea; Department of Information Security Engineering, University of Science and Techn
Ki-hyun Kim , Biometrics Chipset Research Team, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, South Korea. kihyun@etri.re.kr
Jean Choi , Biometrics Chipset Research Team, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, South Korea; Department of Information Security Engineering, University of Science and Techn
Jang-hee Yoo , Biometrics Chipset Research Team, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Daejeon, South Korea. jhy@etri.re.kr
pp. 1549-1552

An Improved Approach to the Line-Based Face Recognition (Abstract)

Huadong Ma , Beijing Key Laboratory of Intelligent Telecommunications Software and Multimedia, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China
Anlong Ming , Beijing Key Laboratory of Intelligent Telecommunications Software and Multimedia, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China. anthonyming@gmail.com
pp. 1553-1556

Robust Watermarking in the Wigner Domain (Abstract)

Selin Aviyente , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824. e-mail: aviyente@egr.msu.edu
Mahmood Al-khassaweneh , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824. e-mail: alkhassa@egr.msu.edu
pp. 1557-1560

Real-time video watermarking based on extended m-sequences (Abstract)

Hefei Ling , (College of Computer Science& Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430074, China)
Yanwei Yu , (College of Computer Science& Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430074, China)
Fuhao Zou , (College of Computer Science& Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430074, China)
Zhengding Lu , (College of Computer Science& Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430074, China)
pp. 1561-1564

A Pixel-Based Robust Imagewatermarking System (Abstract)

Wanqing Li , University of Wollongong, Australia
Rei Safavi-Naini , University of Wollongong, Australia
Wenming Lu , University of Wollongong, Australia
Philip Ogunbona , University of Wollongong, Australia
pp. 1565-1568

Discrete Polynomial Transform for Digital Imagewatermarking Application (Abstract)

Behnaz Ghoraani , Dept. of Elec.&Comp. Eng., Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. E-mail: bghoraan@rnet.ryerson.ca
Lam Le , Dept. of Elec.&Comp. Eng., Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. E-mail: lle@ee.ryerson.ca
Sridhar Krishnan , Dept. of Elec.&Comp. Eng., Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. E-mail: krishnan@ee.ryerson.ca
pp. 1569-1572

A Nonnegative Matrix Factorization Scheme for Digital Image Watermarking (Abstract)

A. Hamza , Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering, Concordia University, Montr?al, Quebec, H3G 1T7, Canada
Mohammadreza Ghaderpanah , Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering, Concordia University, Montr?al, Quebec, H3G 1T7, Canada
pp. 1573-1576

Video Watermarking Based on Neural Networks (Abstract)

Chokri Amar , REsearch Group on Intelligent Machines (REGIM), University of Sfax, National Engineering School of Sfax, B.P. W, 3038, Sfax, TUNISIA. chokri.benamar@enis.rnu.tn
Maher El'arbi , maher.elarbi@isimsf.rnu.tn
Henri Nicolas , LAboratoire Bordelais de Recherche en Informatique (LABRI), Domaine Universitaire, 351, cours de la Lib?ration 33405 Talence Cedex FRANCE. henri.nicolas@labri.fr
pp. 1577-1580

A Robust Imagewatermarking Scheme Based on the Alpha-Beta Space (Abstract)

P. Martins , Centre for Informatics and Systems, University of Coimbra, P?lo II, Pinhal de Marrocos, 3030-290 Coimbra, Portugal. pjmm@dei.uc.pt
P. Carvalho , Centre for Informatics and Systems, University of Coimbra, P?lo II, Pinhal de Marrocos, 3030-290 Coimbra, Portugal. carvalho@dei.uc.pt
pp. 1581-1584

Data Embedding in MPEG-1/Audio Layer II Compressed Domain using Side Information (Abstract)

Kiyoshi Tanaka , Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan
Akihiro Matsuoka , Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan
Akio Yoneyama , KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc, Japan
Yasuyuki Nakajima , KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc, Japan
pp. 1585-1588

An Innovative Pixel Scoring Method for Watermarking of Binary Document Images (Abstract)

Edin Muharemagic , Savvy IT Solutions, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. edin@savvyit.com
Borko Furht , Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. borko@cse.fau.edu
pp. 1589-1592

Wavelet-based Color Image Watermarking using Adaptive Entropy Casting (Abstract)

Ming-shing Hsieh , Department of Information Management, Aletheia University, Tamsui, Taiwan 251
Din-chang Tseng , Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Central University, Chung-li, Taiwan 320. Email: tsengdc@ip.csie.ncu.edu.tw
pp. 1593-1596

Spatially Adaptive Wavelet Thresholding for Image Watermarking (Abstract)

Mahmood Al-khassaweneh , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. e-mail: alkhassa@egr.msu.edu
Selin Aviyente , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. e-mail: aviyente@egr.msu.edu
pp. 1597-1600

A Geometrically Robust Watermarking Scheme Based on Self-Recognition Watermark Pattern (Abstract)

Fuhao Zou , School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430074, China
Zhengding Lu , School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430074, China
Hefei Ling , School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430074, China
Wugang Yuan , School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430074, China
pp. 1601-1604

Extracting Story Units in Sports Video Based on Unsupervised Video Scene Clustering (Abstract)

Shuqiang Jiang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 10080, China. sqjiang@jdl.ac.cn
Chunxi Liu , Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China. cxliu@jdl.ac.cn
Weigang Zhang , School of Computer, Harbin Institute of Technology at Weihai, Weihai 264209, China. wgzhang@jdl.ac.cn
Qingming Huang , Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China; Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 10080, China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 1605-1608

Automatic Classification of Field of View in Video (Abstract)

Mauro Barbieri , Philips Research Europe, High Tech Campus 34, 5656AE Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Email: mauro.babieri@philips.com
Maria Ferrer , Philips Research Europe, High Tech Campus 34, 5656AE Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Email: maria.zapata.ferrer@philips.com
Hans Weda , Philips Research Europe, High Tech Campus 34, 5656AE Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Email: hans.weda@philips.com
pp. 1609-1612

Highlight Summarization in Sports Video Based on Replay Detection (Abstract)

Shuqiang Jiang , Inst. of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. sqjiang@jdl.ac.cn
Guangyu Zhu , School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Zhao Zhao , Inst. of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. zzhao@jdl.ac.cn
Qingming Huang , Inst. of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 1613-1616

Event-Importance Based Customized and Automatic Cricket Highlight Generation (Abstract)

Somnath Sengupta , Member, IEEE, Department of Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur-721302 (India)
Maheshkumar Kolekar , Student Member, IEEE, Department of Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur-721302 (India)
pp. 1617-1620

Sports Program Boundary Detection (Abstract)

Isao Otsuka , Advanced Technology R&D Center, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Kyoto, Japan. E-mail: Otsuka.Isao@cw.MitsubishiElectric.co.jp
Regunathan Radhakrishnan , Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge, MA 02139. E-mail: regu@merl.com
Ajay Divakaran , Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge, MA 02139. E-mail: ajayd@merl.com
pp. 1621-1624

Soccer Highlight Detection using Two-Dependence Bayesian Network (Abstract)

Wei Hu , Intel China Research Center, Beijing, P.R. China, 100080. wei.hu@intel.com
Mingliang Sun , Intel China Research Center, Beijing, P.R. China, 100080. mingliang.sun@intel.com
Tao Wang , Intel China Research Center, Beijing, P.R. China, 100080. tao.wang@intel.com
Yimin Zhang , Intel China Research Center, Beijing, P.R. China, 100080. yimin.zhang@intel.com
Jianguo Li , Intel China Research Center, Beijing, P.R. China, 100080. jianguo.li@intel.com
pp. 1625-1628

Automatic Multi-Player Detection and Tracking in Broadcast Sports Video using Support Vector Machine and Particle Filter (Abstract)

Changsheng Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore. xucs@i2r.a-star.edu.sg
Qingming Huang , Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P.R. China. qmhuang@jdl.ac.cn
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, P.R. China; Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P.R. China. wgao@jdl.ac.cn
Guangyu Zhu , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, P.R. China. gyzhu@jdl.ac.cn
pp. 1629-1632

Recognizing Faces in Recorded Meetings via MRC-Boosting (Abstract)

Xun Xu , Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801. xunxu@ifp.uiuc.edu
Yong Rui , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052. yongrui@microsoft.com
Thomas Huang , Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801. huang@ifp.uiuc.edu
pp. 1633-1636

Selecting Kernel Eigenfaces for Face Recognition with One Training Sample Per Subject (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, M5A 3G4, ONTARIO, CANADA. kostas@dsp.utoronto.ca
Jie Wang , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, M5A 3G4, ONTARIO, CANADA. jwang@dsp.utoronto.ca
A.N. Venetsanopolous , The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, 10 King's College Road, Toronto, M5A 3G4, ONTARIO, CANADA. anv@dsp.utoronto.ca
pp. 1637-1640

Partial LDA vs Partial PCA (Abstract)

Francesc Tarres , Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain. tarres@gps.tsc.upc.edu
Antonio Rama , Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain. alrama@gps.tsc.upc.edu
pp. 1641-1644

A Novel Interface for Audio Search (Abstract)

Parham Aarabi , University of Toronto, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 10 Kings College Road, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sarah Ali , University of Toronto, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 10 Kings College Road, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
pp. 1645-1648

Remote Voice Acquisition in Multimodal Surveillance (Abstract)

Weihong Li , Department of Computer Science, Graduate Center, The City University of New York, NY 10016. wli@cs.ccny.cuny.edu
George Wolberg , Department of Computer Science, Graduate Center, The City University of New York, NY 10016; Department of Computer Science, City College, The City University of New York, NY 10031. wolberg@c
Zhigang Zhu , Department of Computer Science, Graduate Center, The City University of New York, NY 10016; Department of Computer Science, City College, The City University of New York, NY 10031. zhu@cs.cc
pp. 1649-1652

Emotion Recognition from Noisy Speech (Abstract)

Jianhua Tao , National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, CHINA, 100080. jhtao@nlpr.ia.ac.cn
Mingyu You , College of Computer Science, YuQuan Campus, ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, CHINA, 310027. roseyoumy@zju.edu.cn
Chun Chen , College of Computer Science, YuQuan Campus, ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, CHINA, 310027. chenc@zju.edu.cn
Jia Liu , College of Computer Science, YuQuan Campus, ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, CHINA, 310027. liujia@zju.edu.cn
Jiajun Bu , College of Computer Science, YuQuan Campus, ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, CHINA, 310027. bjj@zju.edu.cn
pp. 1653-1656

Constant Quality Aimed Bit Allocation for 3D Wavelet Based Video Coding (Abstract)

Zefeng Ni , School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798. Email: zfni@ntu.edu.sg
Jianfei Cai , School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798. Email: asjfcai@ntu.edu.sg
pp. 1657-1660

Embedded Coding of the Motion-Compensated 3-D Wavelet Coefficients by Concatenating Spatial and Temporal Orientation Trees (Abstract)

Liang Zhang , Communications Research Centre Canada, 3701 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K2H 8S2, Canada. email: liang.zhang@crc.ca
pp. 1661-1664

Bit-Stream Switching in Multiple Bit-Rate Video Streaming using Wyner-Ziv Coding (Abstract)

Yan Lu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, China
Feng Wu , Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, 100080, China
Wen Sun , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, China
pp. 1665-1668

A Novel Resynchronization Method for Scalable Video Over Wireless Channel (Abstract)

Kim-hui Yap , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 639798
Lap-pui Chau , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 639798
Yu Wang , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 639798
pp. 1669-1672

Efficient Video Dissemination in Structured Hybrid P2P Networks (Abstract)

Krishnan Kolazhi , School of EECS, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97330. krishnan@eecs.orst.edu
Sen-ching Cheung , ECE Department, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506. cheung@engr.uky.edu
Rohit Kamath , School of EECS, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97330. kamathr@eecs.orst.edu
Thinh Nguyen , School of EECS, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97330. thinhq@eecs.orst.edu
pp. 1673-1676

Involving Clients in the Distribution of Videos on Demand (Abstract)

Jehan-francois Paris , Department of Computer Science, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-3010
Santosh Kulkarni , Department of Computer Science, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-3010
pp. 1677-1680

Path-Diversity Overlay Retransmission Architecture for Reliable Multicast (Abstract)

Yingnan Zhu , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, MO 65211
Hongbing Jiang , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, MO 65211
Wenjun Zeng , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, MO 65211. zengw@missouri.edu
Haibin Lu , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, MO 65211. luhaibin@missouri.edu
pp. 1681-1684

Using P2P Networks for Error Recovery in MBMS Applications (Abstract)

Praveen Sanigepalli , Motorola, Plantation, FL
Borko Furht , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Hari Kalva , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
pp. 1685-1688

Challenges and Opportunities in Video Coding for 3D TV (Abstract)

Lakis Christodoulou , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Hari Kalva , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Borko Furht , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Oge Marques , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Liam Mayron , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431
pp. 1689-1692

A Roadmap for Autostereoscopic Multi-Viewer Domestic TV Displays (Abstract)

R. Bates , De Montfort University, UK
P. Surman , De Montfort University, UK
I. Sexton , De Montfort University, UK
W. Lee , De Montfort University, UK
K. Hopf , Fraunhofer-Institute for Telecommunications - Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Germany
pp. 1693-1696

Human Factors for Stereoscopic Images (Abstract)

Kazuhiko Ukai , School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
pp. 1697-1700

The Differences Between Toed-in Camera Configurations and Parallel Camera Configurations in Shooting Stereoscopic Images (Abstract)

H. Yamanoue , NHK Science and Technical Research Laboratories (Japan). yamanoue.h-hk@nhk.or.jp
pp. 1701-1704

An Efficient Criterion for Mode Decision in H.264/AVC (Abstract)

Yu-kuang Tu , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Ming-ting Sun , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Jar-ferr Yang , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
pp. 1705-1708

A Fast Mode Selection Algorithm in H.264 Video Coding (Abstract)

Jechang Jeong , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang, Seongdong, Seoul, South Korea
Donghyung Kim , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang, Seongdong, Seoul, South Korea
pp. 1709-1712

A Motion Vector Recovery Algorithm for Temporal Error Concealment using Optical Flow in H.264 Video Coding (Abstract)

Sanghyup Cho , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang, Seongdong, Seoul, South Korea
Donghyung Kim , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang, Seongdong, Seoul, South Korea
Jechang Jeong , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang, Seongdong, Seoul, South Korea
pp. 1713-1716

Efficient Compression of Multi-View Video Exploiting Inter-View Dependencies Based on H.264/MPEG4-AVC (Abstract)

P. Merkle , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Image Processing Department, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. merkle@hhi.de
K. Muller , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Image Processing Department, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. kmueller@hhi.de
T. Wiegand , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Image Processing Department, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. wiegand@hhi.de
A. Smolic , Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Image Processing Department, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany. smolic@hhi.de
pp. 1717-1720

Multiscale Edge-Based Text Extraction from Complex Images (Abstract)

Xiaoqing Liu , The University of Western Ontario, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, London, Ontario, N6A 5B9, Canada. xliu65@uwo.ca
Jagath Samarabandu , The University of Western Ontario, Department of Electrical&Computer Engineering, London, Ontario, N6A 5B9, Canada. jagath@uwo.ca
pp. 1721-1724

New Area Matrix-Based Affine-Invariant Shape Features and Similarity Metrics (Abstract)

Hae Kim , Escola Polit?cnica, Universidade de S?o Paulo, Brazil. hae@lps.usp.br
Carlos P. Dionisio , Escola Polit?cnica, Universidade de S?o Paulo, Brazil. carlos@lps.usp.br
pp. 1725-1728

A Robust Entropy-Based Audio-Fingerprint (Abstract)

Edgar Chavez , Universidad Michoacana de San Nicol?s de Hidalgo, Facultad de Ingenier?a El?ctrica, Facultad de Ciencias F?sico Matem?ticas, Morelia, Michoac?n, M?xico. elchavez@umich.mx
Antonio Ibarrola , Universidad Michoacana de San Nicol?s de Hidalgo, Facultad de Ingenier?a El?ctrica, Facultad de Ciencias F?sico Matem?ticas, Morelia, Michoac?n, M?xico. camarena@umich.mx
pp. 1729-1732

Face Recognition using 3D Summation Invariant Features (Abstract)

Kin-chung wong , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison WI, 53706 USA
Wei-yang Lin , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison WI, 53706 USA. weiyanglin@wisc.edu
Nigel Boston , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison WI, 53706 USA
Yu Hu , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison WI, 53706 USA
pp. 1733-1736

A New Approach for Texture Features Extraction: Application for Text Localization in Video Images (Abstract)

Mohsen Ardabilain , LIRIS UMR 5205 CNRS/INSA/Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France. mohsen.ardabilian@ec-lyon.fr
Bassem Bouaziz , MIRACL, Higher Institute of Computer Science and Multimedia, Sfax, Tunisia; LIRIS UMR 5205 CNRS/INSA/Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France. bassem.bouaziz@fsegs.rnu.tn
Walid Mahdi , MIRACL, Higher Institute of Computer Science and Multimedia, Sfax, Tunisia. walid.mahdi@isims.rnu.tn
Abdelmajid Hamadou , MIRACL, Higher Institute of Computer Science and Multimedia, Sfax, Tunisia. benhamadou.abdelmajid@isims.rnu.tn
pp. 1737-1740

Camera Motion Detection using Video Mosaicing (Abstract)

Fumiaki Sugaya , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc, 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino City Saitama 356-8502, Japan
Masaki Naito , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc, 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino City Saitama 356-8502, Japan
Keiichiro Hoashi , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc, 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino City Saitama 356-8502, Japan
Kazunori Matsumoto , KDDI R&D Laboratories, Inc, 2-1-15 Ohara Fujimino City Saitama 356-8502, Japan
pp. 1741-1744

A Global Correspondence for Scale Invariant Matching using Mutual Information and the Graph Search (Abstract)

Hyun-ho Jeon , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria BC, V8W 3P6, Canada. hjeon@ece.uvic.ca
Andrea Basso , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria BC, V8W 3P6, Canada. abasso@ece.uvic.ca
Peter Driessen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria BC, V8W 3P6, Canada. peter@ece.uvic.ca
pp. 1745-1748

Self-Supervised Learning for Robust Video Indexing (Abstract)

Ralph Ewerth , SFB/FK 615 "Media Upheavals", Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Marburg, Germany. ewerth@informatik.uni-marburg.de
Bernd Freisleben , SFB/FK 615 "Media Upheavals", Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Marburg, Germany. freisleb@informatik.uni-marburg.de
pp. 1749-1752

Distributed SVM Applied to Image Classification (Abstract)

Pascal Frossard , Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - ITS, CH - 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. pascal.frossard@epfl.ch
Effrosyni Kokiopoulou , Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Signal Processing Institute - ITS, CH - 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. effrosyni.kokiopoulou@epfl.ch
pp. 1753-1756

Probabilistic Multimodality Fusion for Event based Home Photo Clustering (Abstract)

He-qin Zhou , MOE-MS Key Laboratory of Multimedia Computing and Communication, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, P.R. China
Shipeng Li , Microsoft Research Asia, 5F Sigma Center, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, P.R. China
Xian-sheng Hua , Microsoft Research Asia, 5F Sigma Center, 49 Zhichun Road, Beijing 100080, P.R. China
Bin Wang , MOE-MS Key Laboratory of Multimedia Computing and Communication, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, P.R. China
Tao Mei , MOE-MS Key Laboratory of Multimedia Computing and Communication, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, P.R. China
pp. 1757-1760

Semantic Multimedia Retrieval using Lexical Query Expansion and Model-Based Reranking (Abstract)

Apostol Natsev , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY 10532. natsev@us.ibm.com
Alexander Haubold , Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027. ahaubold@cs.columbia.edu
Milind Naphade , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY 10532. naphade@us.ibm.com
pp. 1761-1764