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Pattern Recognition, International Conference on (2006)
Hong Kong
Aug. 20, 2006 to Aug. 24, 2006
ISSN: 1051-4651
ISBN: 0-7695-2521-0
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introductions
Introductions
Tue-O-I-1: Geometry and Calibration

Camera Calibration from Two Shadow Trajectories (Abstract)

Yuping Shen , University of Central Florida
Xiaochun Cao , University of Central Florida
Fei Lu , University of Central Florida
Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida
pp. 1-4

Optimal Estimation of Perspective Camera Pose (Abstract)

Carl Olsson , Lund University, Sweden
Fredrik Kahl , Lund University, Sweden
Magnus Oskarsson , Lund University, Sweden
pp. 5-8

Camera Motion Quantification and Alignment (Abstract)

Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida
Jiangjian Xiao , University of Central Florida
Xiaochun Cao , University of Central Florida
pp. 13-16

Rectification with Intersecting Optical Axes for Stereoscopic Visualization (Abstract)

Jin Zhou , Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Baoxin Li , Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
pp. 17-20

Fundamental Matrix Estimation via TIP - Transfer of Invariant Parameters (Abstract)

Tal Arbel , McGill University
Matthew Toews , McGill University
Frank Riggi , McGill University
pp. 21-24
Tue-O-I-2a: Human Activity Analysis

Human Tracking by Particle Filtering Using Full 3D Model of Both Target and Environment (Abstract)

Takayuki Yasuno , NTT Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT corporation, Japan
Tatsuya Osawa , NTT Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT corporation, Japan
Kaoru Wakabayashi , NTT Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT corporation, Japan
Xiaojun Wu , NTT Cyber Space Laboratories, NTT corporation, Japan
pp. 25-28

Recognizing Facial Expressions by Tracking Feature Shapes (Abstract)

Dimitris Metaxas , Rutgers University
Atul Kanaujia , Rutgers University
pp. 33-38

A Person and Context Specific Approach for Skin Color Classification (Abstract)

Matthias Wimmer , Technische Universitat Munchen, Garching bei München, Germany
Bernd Radig , Technische Universitat Munchen, Garching bei München, Germany
Michael Beetz , Technische Universitat Munchen, Garching bei München, Germany
pp. 39-42

Learning and Inference of 3D Human Poses from Gaussian Mixture Modeled Silhouettes (Abstract)

Feng Guo , Arizona State University
Gang Qian , Arizona State University
pp. 43-47
Tue-O-I-2b: Pattern and Shape Analysis

Fast Linear Discriminant Analysis Using Binary Bases (Abstract)

Feng Tang , University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
Hai Tao , University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
pp. 52-55

Moment-based Shape Priors for Geometric Active Contours (Abstract)

Fuzhen Huang , Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, 200240, China
Jianbo Su , Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, 200240, China
pp. 56-59

Occlusion Resistant Shape Classifier based onWarped Optimal Path Matching (Abstract)

Sungyong Jung , University of Texas at Arlington
Ninad Thakoor , University of Texas at Arlington
Quan Wen , University of Texas at Arlington
Jean Gao , University of Texas at Arlington
pp. 60-63

Canonical Skeletons for Shape Matching (Abstract)

D. Macrini , University of Toronto
S. S. Dickinson , University of Toronto
M. van Eede , University of Toronto
C. Sminchisescu , University of Toronto
A. Telea , Technical University Eindhoven
pp. 64-69
Tue-O-I-3a: Stereo and Motion I

Disparity Flow Estimation using Orthogonal Reliability-based Dynamic Programming (Abstract)

Minglun Gong , Laurentian University, Canada
Yee-Hong Yang , University of Alberta, Canada
pp. 70-73

Edge-preserving Simultaneous Joint Motion-Disparity Estimation (Abstract)

Dongbo Min , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Kwanghoon Sohn , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
pp. 74-77

A PDE-Based Method For Optical Flow Estimation (Abstract)

Zongqing Lu , University, Xian ,710071, China.
Weixin Xie , Processing, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen
pp. 78-81

Estimating Geospatial Trajectory of a Moving Camera (Abstract)

Roberto Vezzani , Universit di Modena e Reggio Emilia
Asaad Hakeem , University of Central Florida
Rita Cucchiara , Universit di Modena e Reggio Emilia
Mubarak Shah , University of Central Florida
pp. 82-87
Tue-O-I-3b: Gesture Analysis

Texture-Constrained Shape Prediction for Mouth Contour Extraction and its State Estimation (Abstract)

Haizhou AI , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Zhaorong LI , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
pp. 88-91

Segmentation and Probabilistic Registration of Articulated Body Models (Abstract)

Aravind Sundaresan , University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Rama Chellappa , University of Maryland, College Park, MD
pp. 92-96

Adaptation to Walking Direction Changes for Gait Identification (Abstract)

Ryusuke Sagawa , Osaka University, Japan
Yasushi v , Osaka University, Japan
Yasuhiro Mukaigawa , Osaka University, Japan
Yasushi Makihara , Osaka University, Japan
Tomio Echigo , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 96-99

Hand Gesture Recognition for Deaf People Interfacing (Abstract)

Eduardo Zalama Casanova , University of Valladolid, Spain
Jaime Gómez García-Bermejo , University of Valladolid, Spain
Isaac Garcia Incertis , CARTIF Foundation, Spain
pp. 100-103

In this paper, an approach for deaf-people (Abstract)

Yu-Cheng Lin , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
Zhi-Wei Chen , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
Cheng-Chin Chiang , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
pp. 104-107

Detecting Coarticulation in Sign Language using Conditional Random Fields (Abstract)

Ruiduo Yang , University of South Florida
Sudeep Sarkar , University of South Florida
pp. 108-112
Tue-P-I-1: Image Analysis

A Geometric Active Contour Framework using Multi-Cue and Local Feature (Abstract)

Hanqing Lu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing (100080), P.R. China
Qingshan Liu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing (100080), P.R. China
Zhenglong Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing (100080), P.R. China
pp. 113-116

Bottom-Up Hierarchical Image Segmentation Using Region Competition and the Mumford-Shah Functional (Abstract)

Seddik M. Djouadi , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
J. Douglas Birdwell , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Yongsheng Pan , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
pp. 117-121

An Iterative Bayesian Approach for Digital Matting (Abstract)

Qing Yang , Chinese Academy of Sciences.P.O.Box 2728, Beijing, 100080, China
Hang Chang , Chinese Academy of Sciences.P.O.Box 2728, Beijing, 100080, China
Chunhong Pan , Chinese Academy of Sciences.P.O.Box 2728, Beijing, 100080, China
pp. 122-125

Genus-Zero Shape Classification Using Spherical Normal Image (Abstract)

Shaojun Liu , Oakland University, Rochester, MI
Jia Li , Oakland University, Rochester, MI
pp. 126-129

A Higher-Order Active Contour Model for Tree Detection (Abstract)

Josiane Zerubia , Ariana (joint research group CNRS/INRIA/UNSA), INRIA, B.P. 93, 06902 Sophia Antipolis, France,
Peter Horvath , University of Szeged, Institute of Informatics, P.O. Box 652, H-6701 Szeged, Hungary
Ian Jermyn , Ariana (joint research group CNRS/INRIA/UNSA), INRIA, B.P. 93, 06902 Sophia Antipolis, France
Zoltan Kato , University of Szeged, Institute of Informatics, P.O. Box 652, H-6701 Szeged, Hungary
pp. 130-133

Scale Adaptive Complexity Measure of 2D Shapes (Abstract)

A. Bouridane , School of Computer Science Queen's University Belfast Belfst, UK
D. Crookes , School of Computer Science Queen's University Belfast Belfst, UK
H. Su , School of Computer Science Queen's University Belfast Belfst, UK
pp. 134-137

Object Localization Based on Directional Information: Case of 2D Raster Data (Abstract)

Pascal Matsakis , University of Guelph, Canada
JingBo Ni , University of Guelph, Canada
Xin Wang , University of Guelph, Canada
pp. 142-146

Texture Segmentation Using Independent Component Analysis of Gabor Features (Abstract)

Yang Chen , ATR Lab, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, 410073, Hunan, China
Runsheng Wang , ATR Lab, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, 410073, Hunan, China
pp. 147-150

Unsupervised Texture Segmentation by Spectral-Spatial-Independent Clustering (Abstract)

Giuseppe Scarpa , Academy of Sciences CR, 18208 Prague, Czech Republic
Michal Haindl , Academy of Sciences CR, 18208 Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 151-154

Visible Edges Thresholding: a HVS based Approach (Abstract)

Didier Aubert , LIVIC, INRETS-LCPC, Versailles, France
Nicolas Hautière , LIVIC, INRETS-LCPC, Versailles, France
pp. 155-158

Matching Images Features in a Wide Base Line with ICA Descriptors (Abstract)

A. Sanfeliu , UPC, Barcelona, Spain
R. Munguía , UPC, Barcelona, Spain
A. Grau , UPC, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 159-162

Pay Attention When Selecting Features (Abstract)

Simone Frintrop , CVAP, CSC, Kungliga Tekniska H¨ogskolan (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
Henrik I. Christensen , CVAP, CSC, Kungliga Tekniska H¨ogskolan (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
Patric Jensfelt , CVAP, CSC, Kungliga Tekniska H¨ogskolan (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 163-166

Matching Interest Points Using Affine Invariant Concentric Circles (Abstract)

Tomas Lozano-Perez , CSAIL, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Han-Pang Chiu , CSAIL, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 167-170

Initialization Techniques for Segmentation with the Chan-Vese Model (Abstract)

Niels Chr. Overgaard , Malmo University, Sweden
Jan Erik Solem , Malmo University, Sweden
Anders Heyden , Malmo University, Sweden
pp. 171-174

Robust Partial Volume Segmentation with Bias Field Correction in Brain MRI (Abstract)

Ke Lu , Graduate University of CAS, China
Huiguang He , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Bin Lv , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 175-178

Matching 2D Shapes using their Symmetry Sets (Abstract)

Philip Bille , IT-University of Copenhagen
Ole Fogh Olsen , IT-University of Copenhagen
Peter Giblin , University of Liverpool
Arjan Kuijper , RICAM, Linz
pp. 179-182

A Charged Geometric Model for Active Contours (Abstract)

Majid Mirmehdi , University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UB, England
Ronghua Yang , University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UB, England
pp. 183-186

An Image Segmentation Framework Based on Patch Segmentation Fusion (Abstract)

Xun Wang , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Nicholas Penwarden , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Qiang Ji , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Lei Zhang , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
pp. 187-190

Inference of moving forms via Belief Propagation (Abstract)

Paolo Napoletano , Universita di Salerno, Italy
Giuseppe Boccignone , Universita di Salerno, Italy
Angelo Marcelli , Universita di Salerno, Italy
pp. 191-194

Evaluating Hierarchical Graph-based Segmentation (Abstract)

Walter G. Kropatsch , Vienna University of Technology, Faculty of Informatics
Yll Haxhimusa , Vienna University of Technology, Faculty of Informatics
Adrian Ion , Vienna University of Technology, Faculty of Informatics
pp. 195-198

Texture Edge Detection using Multi-resolution Features and SOM (Abstract)

Lalit Gupta , Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, Chennai - 600 036, India.
Sukhendu Das , Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, Chennai - 600 036, India.
pp. 199-202

Unsupervised Texture Segmentation Using Multispectral Modelling Approach (Abstract)

Stanislav Mikes , Institute of Information Theory and Automation Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
Michal Haindl , Institute of Information Theory and Automation Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 203-206

Separating Subsurface Scattering from Photometric Image (Abstract)

Chi-Keung Tang , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Tai-Pang Wu , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 207-210

Local Binary Pattern Descriptors for Dynamic Texture Recognition (Abstract)

Guoying Zhao , University of Oulu, Finland
Matti Pietikainen , University of Oulu, Finland
pp. 211-214

Extracting Lines in Noisy Image Using Directional Information (Abstract)

Jun Zhou , University of Alberta, Canada
Walter F. Bischof , University of Alberta, Canada
Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa , University of Alberta, Canada
pp. 215-218

Background Robust Object Labeling by Voting of Weight-Aggregated Local Features (Abstract)

Sungho Kim , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
In So Kweon , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Kuk-Jin Yoon , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 219-222

A Low-Complexity Deformation Invariant Descriptor (Abstract)

Sei-ichiro Kamata , Waseda University
Li Tian , Waseda University
pp. 227-230

Independent component analysis based filter design for defect detection in low-contrast textured images (Abstract)

Du-Ming Tsai , Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chao-Hsuan Yen , Utechzone Co. Ltd., Taiwan, R.O.C
Shin-Min Chao , Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Yan-Hsin Tseng , Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 231-234

A Subspace Approach to Texture Modelling by Using Gaussian Mixtures (Abstract)

Michal Haindl , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Petr Somol , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Pavel Pudil , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Jiri. Grim , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
pp. 235-238

Gray-scale thinning by using a pseudo-distance map (Abstract)

S. Uchida , Kyushu University, Japan
A. Nedzved , United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences, Surganova 6, Minsk, 220012 Belarus.
S. Ablameyko , United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences, Surganova 6, Minsk, 220012 Belarus.
pp. 239-242

Smoothing with Active Surfaces: A Multiphase Level Set Approach (Abstract)

Cedric De Roover , Universite catholique de Louvain
Benoit Macq , Universite catholique de Louvain
Jacek Czyz , Universite catholique de Louvain
pp. 243-246

Image Segmentation Based on Inscribed circle (Abstract)

Jianqing Zhang , Wuhan University, China
Zhanrong Li , Guangxi University, China
pp. 247-250

Multi-modal Sequential Monte Carlo for On-Line Hierarchical Graph Structure Estimation in Model-based Scene Interpretation (Abstract)

Sungho Kim , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
In So Kweon , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 251-254

A Bayesian Approach to Visual Size Classification of Everyday Objects (Abstract)

Sethuraman Panchanathan , Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
Kanav Kahol , Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
Troy L. McDaniel , Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 255-259

Adaptive Step Size Window Matching for Detection (Abstract)

Nathan Mekuz , York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
John K. Tsotsos , York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
Konstantinos G. Derpanis , York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
pp. 259-262

Bit-pairing Codification for Binary Pattern Projection System (Abstract)

Kenneth S.M. Fung , Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong
Edmund Y. Lam , Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong
Ronald Chung , Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong
Jun Cheng , Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong
pp. 263-266

Image Complexity and Feature Extraction for Steganalysis of LSB Matching Steganography (Abstract)

Qingzhong Liu , New Mexico Tech
Bernardete M. Ribeiro , University of Coimbra, Portugal
Jianyun Xu , Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA
Andrew H. Sung , New Mexico Tech
pp. 267-270

Efficient Topological Localization Using Orientation Adjacency Coherence Histograms (Abstract)

Roberto Cipolla , University of Cambridge
Junqiu Wang , Peking University, China
Hongbin Zha , Peking University, China
pp. 271-274

Line Detection and Texture Characterization of Network Patterns (Abstract)

Giovanni Pellacani , University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Rita Cucchiara , University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Costantino Grana , University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Stefania Seidenari , University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
pp. 275-278

An LBP-Based Active Contour Algorithm for Unsupervised Texture Segmentation (Abstract)

M.A. Savelonas , University of Athens, Greece
D.E. Maroulis , University of Athens, Greece
D.K. Iakovidis , University of Athens, Greece
pp. 279-282

Coarse Visual Registration from Closed-Contour Neighborhood Descriptor (Abstract)

Sylvie Naudet-Collette , CEA Saclay - DRT/LIST/DTSI/SARC/LCEI - France
Steve Bourgeois , CEA Saclay - DRT/LIST/DTSI/SARC/LCEI - France
Michel Dhome , LASMEA - CNRS UMR 6602 - Blaise Pascal University - France
pp. 283-287

Fast Linear Feature Detection Using Multiple Directional Non-Maximum Suppression (Abstract)

Pascal Vallotton , CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences, Locked Bag 17, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
Changming Sun , CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences, Locked Bag 17, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
pp. 288-291

Detecting Rotational Symmetry Under Affine Projection (Abstract)

Hugo Cornelius , CVAP, CSC, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
Gareth Loy , CVAP, CSC, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 292-295

Euclidean Quality Assessment for Binary Images (Abstract)

Dongmei SUN , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Chune ZHANG , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Jie WU , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Zhengding QIU , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
pp. 300-303

Using Statistical Shape Priors in Geodesic Active Contours for Robust Object Detection (Abstract)

Kap Luk Chan , Nanyang Technological University
Wen Fang , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 304-307

Texture and Profile Features for Drawing Media Recognition in Underdrawings (Abstract)

Robert Sablatnig , Vienna University of Technology, Favoriten, Vienna, Austria
Martin Lettner , Vienna University of Technology, Favoriten, Vienna, Austria
pp. 308-311

A Novel Framework for Urban Change Detection Using VHR Satellite Images (Abstract)

Yihong Wu , Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100080, P.R. China
Weiming Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100080, P.R. China
Xiaoming Li , Shanxi University, Shanxi 030006, P.R. China
Zhanyi Hu , Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100080, P.R. China
pp. 312-315

Boundary correction for total variation regularized L^1 function with applications to image decomposition and segmentation (Abstract)

Thomas S. Huang , University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Terrence Chen , University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
pp. 316-319

On-line handwritten Chinese word recognition based on lexicon (Abstract)

Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University, China
Zhengbin Yao , Tsinghua University, China
Changsong Liu , Tsinghua University, China
pp. 320-323

A Hybrid License Plate Extraction Method for Complex Scenes (Abstract)

Shaofa Li , South China University of Technology, Canton, 510640, P.R China
Wangchao Le , South China University of Technology, Canton, 510640, P.R China
pp. 324-327

The effect of texture representations on AAM performance (Abstract)

P. Kittipanya-ngam , University of Manchester, UK
T.F. Cootes , University of Manchester, UK
pp. 328-331

A Global Solution to the SFS Problem Using B-spline Surface and Simulated Annealing (Abstract)

Geraldine Morin , IRIT-INPT, Toulouse, France
Frederic Courteille , IRIT-UPS, Toulouse, France
Jean-Denis Durou , IRIT-UPS, Toulouse, France
pp. 332-335

Image Categorization Using Local Probabilistic Descriptors (Abstract)

Katarina Mele , University of New South Wales, 2052 Sydney
Jasna Maver , University of Ljubljana, A¡sker¡ceva 2, 1000 Ljubljana
Dorian Suc , University of Ljubljana, A¡sker¡ceva 2, 1000 Ljubljana
pp. 336-340

Visually Significant Dynamics for Watershed Segmentation (Abstract)

Joan Climent , Technical University of Catalonia, U.P.C
Alberto Sanfeliu , Technical University of Catalonia, U.P.C
pp. 341-344

A Heterogeneous Feature-based Image Alignment Method (Abstract)

Harpreet Sawhney , Sarnoff Corporation, 201 Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08534
Rakesh Kumar , Sarnoff Corporation, 201 Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08534
Cen Rao , Sarnoff Corporation, 201 Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08534
Yanlin Guo , Sarnoff Corporation, 201 Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08534
pp. 345-350

Change detection using joint intensity histogram (Abstract)

Yasuyo Kita , AIST Tsukuba Central 2, 1-1-1 Umezono, Tsukuba, Japan
pp. 351-356

Multi-Resolution Curve Alignment Based on Salient Features (Abstract)

Xiaonan Luo , Sun Yat-Sen University
Chengying Gao , Sun Yat-Sen University
Zheng Li , Sun Yat-Sen University
pp. 357-360

Robust Object Segmentation Using Graph Cut with Object and Background Seed Estimation (Abstract)

Jung-Ho Ahn , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
KilCheon Kim , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Hyeran Byun , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
pp. 361-364

Topological Localization Based on Salient Regions in Unknown Environments (Abstract)

Yuling Li , ZhongYuan University of Technology, Zhengzhou, Henan, China
Lu Wang , Central South University, Changsha, Hunan province, P. R. China
Zixing Cai , Central South University, Changsha, Hunan province, P. R. China
pp. 369-372

A Shape-Preserving Non-parametric Symmetry Transform (Abstract)

Olli Lahdenoja , University of Turku, Finland
Ari Paasio , University of Turku, Finland
Esa Alhoniemi , University of Turku, Finland
Mika Laiho , University of Turku, Finland
pp. 373-377

Part-Based Multi-Frame Registration for Estimation of the Growth Of Cellular Networks in Plant Roots (Abstract)

T. J. Roberts , University of Dundee
A. G. Bengough , Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI) Dundee, Scotland
J. Hans , Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI) Dundee, Scotland
S. J. McKenna , University of Dundee
T. A. Valentine , Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI) Dundee, Scotland
pp. 378-381

Part-Based Probabilistic Point Matching (Abstract)

Sethu Vijayakumar , University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
Graham McNeill , University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
pp. 382-386

Conditional Linear Discriminant Analysis (Abstract)

Marco Loog , The Image Group, IT University of Copenhagen Copenhagen, Denmark
pp. 387-390

Feature Extraction from Micrographs of Forged Nickel Based Alloy (Abstract)

Gerhard Jakob , JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria
Alfred Rinnhofer , JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria
Manfred Stockinger , Bohler Schmiedetechnik GmbH & Co. KG, Austria
Wanda Benesova , JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria
pp. 391-394

Unsupervised Learning of Dense Hierarchical Appearance Representations (Abstract)

Justus H. Piater , University of Liege, 4000 Liege, Belgium
Fabien Scalzo , University of Liege, 4000 Liege, Belgium
pp. 395-398

Fast Dichotomic Multiple Search Algorithm for Shortest Cirular Path (Abstract)

Nikos Paragios , MAS - Ecole Centrale de Paris, France
Martin de La Gorce , MAS - Ecole Centrale de Paris, France
pp. 403-406

Nonlinear Multiscale Graph Theory based Segmentation of Color Images (Abstract)

I. Pratikakis , Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, NCSR "Demokritos" 15310 Athens, Greece
H. Sahli , Vrije Universiteit Brussel, ETRO-IRIS, Belgium
I. Vanhamel , Vrije Universiteit Brussel, ETRO-IRIS, Belgium
pp. 407-411

FAIR: Towards A New Feature for Affinely-Invariant Recognition (Abstract)

Radim Sara , Czech Technical University
Martin Matousek , Czech Technical University
pp. 412-416

Content-based Image Retrieval Using Gabor-Zernike Features (Abstract)

Y. Li , Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
R. Harrison , Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
X. Fu , Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
S. Belkasim , Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 417-420

Classification of Textures Distorted by WaterWaves (Abstract)

Eraldo Ribeiro , Florida Institute of Technology
Arturo Donate , Florida Institute of Technology
Gary Dahme , Florida Institute of Technology
pp. 421-424

Joint Correspondence and Background Modeling Based on Tree Dynamic Programming (Abstract)

Naveed I Rao , Tsinghua University, Beijing,China
Huijun Di , Tsinghua University, Beijing,China
Guangyou Xu , Tsinghua University, Beijing,China
pp. 425-428

Integrating EMD and Gradient for Generating Primal Sketch of Natural Images (Abstract)

Nanning Zheng , Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710049,China
Jianru Xue , Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710049,China
Fang Dai , Xi'an University of Technology, Xi'an 710048,China
pp. 429-432

Unsupervised Texture Classification: Automatically Discover and Classify Texture Patterns (Abstract)

Qingming Huang , Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China
Lei Qin , Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology Harbin, China
Weiqiang Wang , Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China
pp. 433-436
Tue-O-II-1: Learning Algorithms I

Online Learning of Discriminative Patterns from Unlimited Sequences of Candidates (Abstract)

J.T. Lindgren , University of Helsinki, Finland
Ilkka Autio , University of Helsinki, Finland
pp. 437-440

Correspondence-free Associative Learning (Abstract)

Erik Jonsson , Linkoping University
Michael Felsberg , Linkoping University
pp. 441-446

Robust Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction for Manifold Learning (Abstract)

Guofei Jiang , NEC Laboratories America, Inc.
Kenji Yoshihira , NEC Laboratories America, Inc.
Haifeng Chen , NEC Laboratories America, Inc.
pp. 447-450

EBEM: An Entropy-based EM Algorithm for Gaussian Mixture Models (Abstract)

Francisco Escolano Ruiz , Robot Vision Group Alicante University
Antonio Penalver Benavent , Robot Vision Group Alicante University
Juan M. Saez Martinez , Robot Vision Group Alicante University
pp. 451-455

Regularized Locality Preserving Learning of Pre-Image Problem in Kernel Principal Component Analysis (Abstract)

Wei-Shi Zheng , Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, P. R. China
Jian-huang Lai , Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, P. R. China
pp. 456-459

A maximum margin discriminative learning algorithm for temporal signals (Abstract)

Wenjie Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Jiankang Wu , Institute for Infocomm Research 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Zhiyong Huang , National University of Singapore
pp. 460-463
Tue-O-II-2: Image Recognition

Invariant Texture Classification Using Ridgelet Packets (Abstract)

P. Bhattacharya , Concordia University
G. Y. Chen , Concordia University
pp. 464-467

Latent Layout Analysis for Discovering Objects in Images (Abstract)

David Liu , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
Tsuhan Chen , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
Datong Chen , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
pp. 468-471

Image classification: Classifying distributions of visual features (Abstract)

Prateek Sarkar , Perceptual Document Analysis Palo Alto Research Center, Palo Alto, California
pp. 472-475

Camera-Based Document Image Mosaicing (Abstract)

David Doermann , University of Maryland, College Park
Jian Liang , University of Maryland, College Park
Daniel DeMenthon , University of Maryland, College Park
pp. 476-479

Symbol Recognition of Printed Piano Scores with Touching Symbols (Abstract)

Kenji Shoji , Utsunomiya University, Japan
Fubito Toyama , Utsunomiya University, Japan
Juichi Miyamichi , Utsunomiya University, Japan
pp. 480-483
Tue-O-II-3: Learning Algorithms II

Accelerating the SVM Learning for Very Large Data Sets (Abstract)

Zhu Yan , Nanyang Technological University
Li Xuchun , Nanyang Technological University
Eric Sung , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 484-489

A Semi-supervised SVM for Manifold Learning (Abstract)

Chun-hung Li , Hong Kong Baptist University
Zhili Wu , Hong Kong Baptist University
Ji Zhu , University of Michigan
Jian Huang , Zhongshan University, PRC
pp. 490-493

Competitive Mixtures of Simple Neurons (Abstract)

Venu Govindaraju , State University of New York at Buffalo
Matthew J. Beal , State University of New York at Buffalo
Karthik Sridharan , State University of New York at Buffalo
pp. 494-497

Parameter Tuning using the Out-of-Bootstrap Generalisation Error Estimate for Stochastic Discrimination and Random Forests (Abstract)

T. Windeatt , University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK.
M. Prior , University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK.
pp. 498-501

Approximate Nearest Neighbor Search using a Single Space-filling Curve and Multiple Representations of the Data Points (Abstract)

Gloria Mainar-Ruiz , Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Juan-Carlos Perez-Cortes , Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
pp. 502-505

Utilizing Information Theoretic Diversity for SVM Active Learn (Abstract)

Shyamsundar Rajaram , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thomas S. Huang , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Charlie K. Dagli , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 506-511
Tue-O-IV-1: Face, Body & Expression Recognition, Pose Detection

Robust Head Pose Estimation Using LGBP (Abstract)

Wenchao Zhang , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Shiguang Shan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100080, China
Bingpeng Ma , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100080, China
Xilin Chen , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100080, China
pp. 512-515

Modification of the AdaBoost-based Detector for Partially Occluded Faces (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Jie Chen , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Shiguang Shan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Shengye Yang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
pp. 516-519

Facial Expression Recognition using Auto-regressive Models (Abstract)

Fadi Dornaika , Computer Vision Center 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, SPAIN
Franck Davoine , HEUDIASYC Mixed Research Unit, CNRS/UTC 60205 Compiegne, FRANCE
pp. 520-523
Tue-O-IV-3: Face Recognition I

Novel Mathematical Model for Enhanced Fisher's Linear Discriminant and Its Application to Face Recognition (Abstract)

GaoYun An , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
QiuQi Ruan , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
pp. 524-527

Patch-Based Gabor Fisher Classifier for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Shiguang Shan , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Xilin Chen , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Yu Su , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
pp. 528-531

Neighborhood Discriminant Projection for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Nanning Zheng , Xi'an Jiaotong University
Shaoyi Du , Xi'an Jiaotong University
Qubo You , Xi'an Jiaotong University
Yang Wu , Xi'an Jiaotong University
pp. 532-535

Local Visual Primitives (LVP) for Face Modelling and Recognition (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Shiguang Shan , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Xin Meng , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
pp. 536-539
Tue-P-II-2: Advances in Basic Methodology I

Non-Iterative Two-Dimensional Linear Discriminant Analysis (Abstract)

Kiichi Urahama , Kyushu University, Japan
Kohei Inoue , Kyushu University, Japan
pp. 540-543

3-D Affine Moment Invariants Generated by Geometric Primitives (Abstract)

Dong Xu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
Hua Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
pp. 544-547

The Generalization Performance of Learning Machine Based on Phi-mixing Sequence (Abstract)

Bin Zou , Hubei University, China
Luoqing Li , Hubei University, China
pp. 548-551

Automatic Adjustment of Discriminant Adaptive Nearest Neighbor (Abstract)

Nicolas Delannay , Universite catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium
Cedric Archambeau , Universite catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium
Michel Verleysen , Universite catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium
pp. 552-535

The Generalized Condensed Nearest Neighbor Rule as A Data Reduction Method (Abstract)

Bo-Han Kuo , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Fu Chang , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chien-Hsing Chou , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 556-559

An Approach for Constructing Sparse Kernel Classifier (Abstract)

Yanyun Qu , Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Zejian Yuan , Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Yang Yang , Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Nanning Zheng , Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
pp. 560-563

A novel SVM Geometric Algorithm based on Reduced Convex Hulls (Abstract)

Margaritis Sdralis , University of Athens, TYPA buildings, Greece
Sergios Theodoridis , University of Athens, TYPA buildings, Greece
Michael E. Mavroforakis , University of Athens, TYPA buildings, Greece
pp. 564-568

A General Framework for Agglomerative Hierarchical Clustering Algorithms (Abstract)

Jose M. Badía-Contelles , Universitat Jaume I, Spain
Reynaldo J. Gil-García , Universidad de Oriente, Cuba
Aurora Pons-Porrata , Universidad de Oriente, Cuba
pp. 569-572

Audio Music Genre Classification Using Different Classifiers and Feature Selection Methods (Abstract)

Zehra Cataltepe , Istanbul Technical University
Yusuf Yaslan , Istanbul Technical University
pp. 573-576

Gaussian mixture pdf in one-class classification: computing and utilizing confidence values (Abstract)

J. Ilonen , Lappeenranta University of Technology
P. Paalanen , Lappeenranta University of Technology
H. Kalviainen , Lappeenranta University of Technology
J.-K. Kamarainen , Lappeenranta University of Technology
pp. 577-580

Bin-Picking based on Harmonic Shape Contexts and Graph-Based Matching (Abstract)

J. Kirkegaard , Image House A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark
T.B. Moeslund , Aalborg University, Denmark
pp. 581-584

Two-dimensional Heteroscedastic Linear Discriminant Analysis for Age-group Classification (Abstract)

Tetsunori Kobayashi , Waseda University Okubo, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Teruhide Hayashida , Waseda University Okubo, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuya Ueki , NEC Soft, Ltd. Shinkiba, Japan
pp. 585-588

Robust Clustering based on Winner-Population Markov Chain (Abstract)

Hung-Hsuan Wu , Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Fu-Wen Yang , Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Hwei-Jen Lin , Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Patrick S. P. Wang , Northeastern U., Boston, MA, USA
pp. 589-592

Classifiers for Motion (Abstract)

Shyamsundar Rajaram , University of Illinois, Urbana
Thomas S. Huang , University of Illinois, Urbana
Mithun Das Gupta , University of Illinois, Urbana
Nemanja Petrovic , Google Inc.New York City, NY
pp. 593-596

A Probabilistic Approach to Fast and Robust Template Matching and its Application to Object Categorization (Abstract)

Takeshi Mita , Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Toshimitsu Kaneko , Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Osamu Hori , Toshiba Corporation, Japan
pp. 597-601

Ent-Boost: Boosting Using Entropy Measure for Robust Object Detection (Abstract)

Shinichi Satoh , National Institute of Informatics 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, Japan
Duy-Dinh Le , Graduate University for Advanced Studies
pp. 602-605

Feature selection for linear support vector machines (Abstract)

Tuo Zhao , Shenzhen Graduate School,HIT
Zhizheng Liang , Shenzhen Graduate School,HIT
pp. 606-609

Feature selection based on the training set manipulation (Abstract)

P. Kizek , Center for Machine Perception, Czech Tech. Univ., Prague
pp. 658-661
Tue-P-II-2: Advances in Basic Methodology I

Function Dot Product Kernels for Support Vector Machine (Abstract)

G. Y. Chen , Concordia University, Canada
P. Bhattacharya , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 614-617

A Wrapper for Feature Selection Based on Mutual Information (Abstract)

Xiaoming Xu , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Yunze Cai , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Jinjie Huang , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
pp. 618-621

An Information Theoretic Approach for Active and Effective Object Recognitions (Abstract)

Koichiro DEGUCHI , Tohoku University, Japan
Hiromi OHTSU , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 622

Dimensionality Reduction with Adaptive Kernels (Abstract)

Shuicheng Yan , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Xiaoou Tang , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
pp. 626-629

A Comparison of Texture Features Based on SVM and SOM (Abstract)

Chih-Ming Chen , National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
Chaur-Chin Chen , National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
Chien-Chang Chen , Hsuan Chang University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
pp. 630-633

Generalized affine moment invariants for object recogn (Abstract)

Janne Heikkil , Univ. of Oulu, Finland
Esa Rahtu , Univ. of Oulu, Finland
Mikko Salo , Univ. of Oulu, Finland
Jan Flusser , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague 8, Czech Republic
pp. 634-637

Scene Identification using Discriminative Patterns (Abstract)

Joo-Hwee Lim , French-Singapore IPAL Joint Lab Institute for Infocomm Research
Jean-Pierre Chevallet , French-Singapore IPAL Joint Lab Institute for Infocomm Research
Sheng Gao , French-Singapore IPAL Joint Lab Institute for Infocomm Research
pp. 642-645

Line-Based Affine Invariant Object Location Using Transformation Space Decomposition (Abstract)

Yongsheng Gao , Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
Richard Yang , Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
pp. 646-649

A Reflex Fuzzy Min Max Neural Network for Granular Data Classification (Abstract)

A.V. Nandedkar , Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
P.K. Biswas , Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
pp. 650-653

Detecting Periodically Expressed Genes based on Time-frequency Analysis and L-curve Method (Abstract)

Hong Yan , University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Xiangchao Gan , City University of Hong Kong
Alan Wee-Chung Liew , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 654-657

An LVQ-based Automotive Occupant Classification System (Abstract)

John F. Nathan , Lear Corporation
Karl R. Kennedy , Lear Corporation
M. Shridhar , Univ. of Michigan Dearborn
pp. 662-665

Probabilistic Relaxation using the Heat Equation (Abstract)

HongFang Wang , University of York, York, UK
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York, York, UK
pp. 666-669

Exploiting the Geometry of Gene Expression Patterns for Unsupervised Learning (Abstract)

Robert Haralick , City University of New York
Rave Harpaz , City University of New York
pp. 670-674

Boosted Markov Chain Monte Carlo Data Association for Multiple Target Detection and Tracking (Abstract)

Isaac Cohen , University of Southern California
Gerard Medioni , University of Southern California
Qian Yu , University of Southern California
Bo Wu , University of Southern California
pp. 675-678

An ensemble classifier learning approach to ROC optimization (Abstract)

Sheng Gao , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore 119613
Joo Hwee Lim , Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore 119613
Chin-Hui Lee , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
pp. 679-682

Substring Alignment Method for Lexicon Based Handwritten Chinese String Recognition and Its Application to Address Line Recognition (Abstract)

Zheng Ren , Siemens A.G., Germany
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Yan Jiang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
pp. 683-686

A Hybrid Method of Unsupervised Feature Selection Based on Ranking (Abstract)

Yun Li , Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Bao-Liang Lu , Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Zhong-Fu Wu , ChongQing University
pp. 687-690

Improvement of Prediction Accuracy Using Discretization and Voting Classifier (Abstract)

Asif Ekbal , Murshidabad College of Engineering and Technology, West Bengal, India
pp. 695-698

Ada-Boost Algorithm, Classification, Naïve- (Abstract)

Jun Guo , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 100876, Beijing, China
Weihong Deng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 100876, Beijing, China
Jiani Hu , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 100876, Beijing, China
pp. 699-702

Improving Retrieval Performance by Global Analysis (Abstract)

Jiani Hu , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications 100876, Beijing, China
Weihong Deng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications 100876, Beijing, China
Jun Guo , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications 100876, Beijing, China
pp. 703-706

Evolutionary Optimization of Feature Representation for 3D Point-based (Abstract)

Hau-san Wong , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Horace H.S.Ip , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Xin Tong , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Bo Ma , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
pp. 707-710

Weakly Supervised Learning on Pre-image Problem in Kernel Methods (Abstract)

Jian-Huang Lai , Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, P. R. China
Pong C. Yuen , Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Wei-Shi Zheng , Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, P. R. China
pp. 711-715

Approximation of Digital Curves using a Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm (Abstract)

Sébastien Adam , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Eric Trupin , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Romain Raveaux , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Yves Lecourtier , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Herve Locteau , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Pierre Héroux , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
pp. 716-719

A Fast and Efficient Ensemble Clustering Method (Abstract)

Karthik Jayasurya , Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati, India
P. Viswanath , Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati, India
pp. 720-723

A Prototypes-Embedded Genetic K-means Algorithm (Abstract)

Hsin-Chia Fu , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Yi-Hsiang Chao , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Hsin-Min Wang , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Shih-Sian Cheng , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 724-727

Supervised Image Classification by SOM Activity Map Comparison (Abstract)

Gregoire Lefebvre , France Telecom R&D - TECH/IRIS/CIM
Christophe Laurent , France Telecom R&D - TECH/IRIS/CIM
Julien Ros , France Telecom R&D - TECH/IRIS/CIM
Christophe Garcia , France Telecom R&D - TECH/IRIS/CIM
pp. 728-731

Constructing Visual Taxonomies by Shape (Abstract)

M. J. Gibbens , University of Nottingham, UK
A. C. Cook , University of Nottingham, UK
pp. 732-735

Multi-Subset Selection for Keyword Extraction and Other Prototype Search Tasks Using Feature Selection Algorithms (Abstract)

Somol P. , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Pudil P. , Prague University of Economics
pp. 736-739

GCA: A real-time grid-based clustering algorithm for large data set (Abstract)

Hau-San Wong , City University of Hong Kong
Zhiwen Yu , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 740-743

Genetic-based K-means algorithm for selection of feature variables (Abstract)

Zhiwen Yu , City University of Hong Kong
Hau-San Wong , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 744-747

Mining Uncertain Data in Low-dimensional Subspace (Abstract)

Zhiwen Yu , City University of Hong Kong
Hau-San Wong , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 748-751

Support vector machine with orthogonal Chebyshev kernel (Abstract)

Yingan Liu , Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, China
Ning Ye , Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, China
Ruixiang Sun , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Lin Cao , Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, China
pp. 752-755

Ancient Initial Letters Indexing (Abstract)

Rudolf Pareti , Université Paris
Nicole Vincent , Université Paris
pp. 756-759

Clustering-based multispectral band selection using mutual information (Abstract)

Pedro Garcia-Sevilla , Universitat Jaume I, 12071 Castell´on (Spain)
Adolfo Martinez-Uso , Universitat Jaume I, 12071 Castell´on (Spain)
Jose M. Sotoca , Universitat Jaume I, 12071 Castell´on (Spain)
Filiberto Pla , Universitat Jaume I, 12071 Castell´on (Spain)
pp. 760-763

Combination of shape descriptors using an adaptation of boosting (Abstract)

S. Tabbone , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
O. Ramos Terrades , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
E. Valveny , LORIA-Université Nancy 2, Campus scientifique BP 239, France
pp. 764-767

Invariant Ridgelet-Fourier Descriptor for Pattern Recognition (Abstract)

G. Y. Chen , Concordia University
A. Krzyzak , Concordia University
T. D. Bui , Concordia University
pp. 768-771

Learning Bayesian Networks for Cytogenetic Image Classification (Abstract)

Roy Malka , Pattern Analysis and Machine Learning Laboratory
Boaz Lerner , Pattern Analysis and Machine Learning Laboratory
pp. 772-775

Multilinear Principal Component Analysis of Tensor Objects for Recognition (Abstract)

K.N. Plataniotis , University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada
Haiping Lu , University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada
A.N. Venetsanopoulos , University of Toronto, M5S 3G4, Canada
pp. 776-779

A New Data Selection Principle for Semi-Supervised Incremental Learning (Abstract)

Rong Zhang , Carnegie Mellon University
Alexander I. Rudnicky , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 780-783

A Robust Algorithm for Generalized Orthonormal Discriminant Vectors (Abstract)

Wenming Zheng , Southeast University, Nanjing, P.R. China
Xiaoou Tang , Southeast University, Nanjing, P.R. China
pp. 784-787

Domain Based LDA and QDA (Abstract)

Piotr Juszczak , Imperial College London, UK
David M.J. Tax , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Serguei Verzakov , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Robert P.W. Duin , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 788-791

A Unified Strategy to Deal with Different Natures of Reject (Abstract)

Eric Anquetil , IRISA / 1,2INSA / 1CNRS Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu, France
Harold Mouchere , IRISA / 1,2INSA / 1CNRS Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu, France
pp. 792-795

On-Line Signature Verification by Exploiting Inter-Feature Dependencies (Abstract)

Mohammad A. U. Khan , Kyung Hee University, Korea
M. Khalid Khan , CIIT, Islamabad, Pakistan
Imran Ahmad , University of Windsor, Canada
M. Aurangzeb Khan , CIIT, Islamabad, Pakistan
pp. 796-799

A Hybrid Recognition Scheme Based on Partially Labeled SOM and MLP (Abstract)

Yue Lu , East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
Chunyun Xiao , East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
Shujing Lu , East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
pp. 800-803

Improving Dynamic Learning Vector Quantization (Abstract)

Angelo Marcelli , DIIIE - Universita' di Salerno, ITALY
Ciro D'Elia , DAEIIMI - Universita' di Cassino, ITALY
Claudio De Stefano , DAEIIMI - Universita' di Cassino, ITALY
Alessandra Scotto di Freca , DAEIIMI - Universita' di Cassino, ITALY
pp. 804-807

Object Predetection Based on Kernel Parametric Distribution Fitting (Abstract)

Sabri Boughorbel , Philips Research WB-4.63, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Jean-Philippe Tarel , LCPC, DESE, France
pp. 808-811

Rule Extraction from Support Vector Machines: Measuring the Explanation Capability Using the Area under the ROC Curve (Abstract)

Nahla Barakat , Sohar University, Oman
Andrew P. Bradley , University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
pp. 812-815

Asymmetric kernel method and its application to Fisher's discriminant (Abstract)

Naoya Koide , Tokyo Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Japan
Yukihiko Yamashita , Tokyo Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Japan
pp. 820-824

A Pattern Selection Algorithm Based on the Generalized Confidence (Abstract)

Ren junling , Beijing Information Science and Technology University, Beijing, China
pp. 824-827

Combining Generative and Discriminative Methods for Pixel Classification with Multi-Conditional Learning (Abstract)

B. Michael Kelm , University of Heidelberg
Andrew McCallum , University of Massachusetts Amherst
Chris Pal , University of Massachusetts Amherst
pp. 828-832

Class Dependent Cluster Refinement (Abstract)

Jakob Sternby , Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund, Sweden
pp. 833-836

Migration Analysis: An Alternative Approach for Analyzing Learning Performance (Abstract)

Prasertsak Pungprasertying , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Boonserm Kijsirikul , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Ratthachat Chatpatanasiri , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
pp. 837-840
Tue-P-II-3: Visual Pattern Recognition

An Efficient Features - Based License Plate Localization Method (Abstract)

Shohreh Kasaei , Sharif University of Technology, Iran
Hamid Mahini , Sharif University of Technology, Iran
Faezeh Dorri , Amirkabir University of Technology(Tehran Polytechnic), Iran
Fatemeh Dorri , Amirkabir University of Technology(Tehran Polytechnic), Iran
pp. 841-844

Early feature stream integration versus decision level combination in a multiple classifier system for text line recognition (Abstract)

Horst Bunke , University of Bern, Neubruckstrasse 10, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
Roman Bertolami , University of Bern, Neubruckstrasse 10, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
pp. 845-848

Vision-Based Robot Positioning by an Exact Distance Between Hi (Abstract)

Alberto Sanfeliu , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Francesc Serratosa , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
pp. 849-852

Fast Image Retrieval Based on Equal-average Equal-variance K-Nearest Neighbour Search (Abstract)

Hans Burkhardt , University of Freiburg, D-79110 Freiburg, Germany
Zhe-Ming Lu , Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School,China
pp. 853-

One Dimensional Fractal Coder for Online Signature Recognition (Abstract)

Farhad Faradji , AmirKabir University of Technology, Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
Karim faez , AmirKabir University of Technology, Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
Saeed Mozaffari , AmirKabir University of Technology, Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
pp. 857-860

Effective classification image space which can solve small sample size problem (Abstract)

Yu-jie Zheng , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
Jian Yang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Xiao-jun Wu , Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Zhenjiang 212003, P.R.China
Jing-yu Yang , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 861-864

Joint Distributions based on DFB and Gaussian Mixtures for Evaluation of Style Similarity among Paintings (Abstract)

Xiqun Lu , College of Computer Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
pp. 865-868

A New Off-line Signature Verification Method based on Graph (Abstract)

Siyuan Chen , University at Buffalo, State University of New York
Sargur Srihari , University at Buffalo, State University of New York
pp. 869-872

Recognition of English Multi-oriented Characters (Abstract)

F. Kimura , Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya-cho,TSU, Mie 514-8504, Japan
U. Pal , CVPR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B. T. Road, Kolkata-108, INDIA
T. Pal , CVPR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B. T. Road, Kolkata-108, INDIA
K. Roy , CVPR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B. T. Road, Kolkata-108, INDIA
pp. 873-876

Inspecting Ingredients of Starches in Starch-Noodle based on Image Processing and Pattern Recognition (Abstract)

Mingen Guo , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Honglei Wei , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Zongying Ou , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
pp. 877-880

Multi-View Sampling for Relevance Feedback in Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Kongqiao Wang , Nokia Research Center, No.11 He Ping Li Dong Jie, Nokia House 1, Beijing 100013,China
Jian Cheng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China
pp. 881-884

Multi-Linguistic Optical Font Recognition Using Stroke Templates (Abstract)

Hung-Ming Sun , Kainan University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 889-892

Machine Printed Arabic Character Recognition Using S-GCM (Abstract)

Liying Zheng , Harbin Engineering University, China
pp. 893-896

HMMs with Explicit State Duration Applied to Handwritten Arabic Word Recognition (Abstract)

Abdallah Benouareth , Université Badji Mokhtar
Mokhtar Sellami , Université Badji Mokhtar - Annaba
Abdellatif Ennaji , Université de Rouen, Madrillet,76800, SER. France
pp. 897-900

Character Segmentation-by-Recognition Using Log-Gabor Filters (Abstract)

Celine Mancas-Thillou , Faculte Polytechnique de Mons, Avenue Copernic 1, 7000 Mons, Belgium
Bernard Gosselin , Faculte Polytechnique de Mons, Avenue Copernic 1, 7000 Mons, Belgium
pp. 901-904

Affine Invariant Dynamic Time Warping and its Application to Online Rotated Handwriting Recognition (Abstract)

Yu Qiao , University of Electro-Communications,1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo, 182-8585, Japan
Makoto Yasuhara , University of Electro-Communications,1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo, 182-8585, Japan
pp. 905-908

Wavelet transforms and neural networks applied to image retrieval (Abstract)

Alain C. Gonzalez , Toluca, Electronics and Electrical Engineering Department Metepec, MEXICO
Juan H. Sossa , Computing Research Center, National Polytechnic Institute Mexico, D.F. MEXICO
Edgardo. M. Felipe , Computing Research Center, National Polytechnic Institute Mexico, D.F. MEXICO
Oleksiy Pogrebnyak , Computing Research Center, National Polytechnic Institute Mexico, D.F. MEXICO
pp. 909-912

Offline Cursive Character Challenge: a New Benchmark for Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition Algorithms. (Abstract)

Francesco Camastra , University of Naples Parthenope - Via A. De Gasperi 5, 80133 Napoli (Italy)
Marco Spinetti , Elbahome - Via del Renaio 516, 57034 Marina di Campo (Italy)
Alessandro Vinciarelli , IDIAP Research Institute - CP 592, 1920 Martigny (Switzerland)
pp. 913-916

High-dimensional discriminant analysis and its application to color face images (Abstract)

Zhizheng Liang , Biocomputing center,Computing of Department, Shenzhen Graduate School,HIT
pp. 917-920

A Study of Nonlinear Shape Normalization for Online Handwritten Chinese Character Recognition: Dot Density vs. Line Density Equalization (Abstract)

Zhen-Long BAI , University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Qiang HUO , University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
pp. 921-924

Gabor Wavelet Correlogram Algorithm for Image Indexing and Retrieval (Abstract)

M. Saadatmand-Tarzjan , K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
H. Abrishami Moghaddam , K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
pp. 925-928

Word Extraction from On-Line Handwritten Text Lines (Abstract)

Marcus Liwicki , University of Bern, Neubr¨uckstrasse 10, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
Horst Bunke , University of Bern, Neubr¨uckstrasse 10, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
Mathias Scherz , University of Bern, Neubr¨uckstrasse 10, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
pp. 929-933

Feature Extraction for Bank Note Classification Using Wavelet Transform (Abstract)

Euisun Choi , Fundamental Tech. Res., Nautilus Hyosung Inc., Korea
Joonhyun Yoon , Fundamental Tech. Res., Nautilus Hyosung Inc., Korea
Jongseok Lee , Fundamental Tech. Res., Nautilus Hyosung Inc., Korea
pp. 934-937

Texture classification using Curvelet Statistical and Co-occurrence Features (Abstract)

T.G.Subash Kumar , Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi - 626 005, India
S. Arivazhagan , Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi - 626 005, India
L. Ganesan , Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi - 623 004, India
pp. 938-941

Using texture-based symbolic features for medical image representation (Abstract)

Filip Florea , LITIS Laboratory - 1060, Avenue de l'Universite F-76801 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, France
Eugen Barbu , LITIS Laboratory - 1060, Avenue de l'Universite F-76801 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, France
Alexandrina Rogozan , LITIS Laboratory - 1060, Avenue de l'Universite F-76801 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, France
Abdelaziz Bensrhair , LITIS Laboratory - 1060, Avenue de l'Universite F-76801 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, France
pp. 946-949

Script Identification Based on Morphological Reconstruction in Document Images (Abstract)

B.V. Dhandra , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106, Karnataka, India
Ravindra Hegadi , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106, Karnataka, India
V.S. Malemath , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106, Karnataka, India
Mallikarjun Hangarge , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106, Karnataka, India
P. Nagabhushan , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106, Karnataka, India
pp. 950-953

Skew Detection in Binary Image Documents Based on Image Dilation and Region labeling Approach (Abstract)

V. S. Malemath , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106 Karnataka, INDIA
Ravindra Hegadi , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106 Karnataka, INDIA
Mallikarjun H. , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106 Karnataka, INDIA
B. V. Dhandra , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga-585106 Karnataka, INDIA
pp. 954-957

Near-Duplicate Image Recognition and Content-based Image Retrieval using Adaptive Hierarchical Geometric Centroids (Abstract)

Jiwu Huang , Sun Yat-sun University, Guangzhou, China
Dave Elliman , Sun Yat-sun University, Guangzhou, China
Guoping Qiu , University of Nottingham, UK
Mai Yang , University of Nottingham, UK
pp. 958-961

Car/Non-Car Classification in an Informative Sample Subspace (Abstract)

Jianzhong Fang , University of Nottingham
Guoping Qiu , University of Nottingham
pp. 962-965

Recover Writing Trajectory from Multiple Stroked Image Using Bidirectional Dynamic Search (Abstract)

Yu Qiao , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo, 182-8585, Japan
Makoto Yasuhara , University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo, 182-8585, Japan
pp. 970-973

A Novel Segmentation and Recognition Algorithm for Chinese Handwritten Address Character Strings (Abstract)

Yan Jiang , Tsinghua University, P.R. China
Tong Liu , Tsinghua University, P.R. China
X.Q. Ding , Tsinghua University, P.R. China
Zheng Ren , Siemens AG
Qiang Fu , Tsinghua University, P.R. China
pp. 974-977

An Efficient Radical-Based Algorithm for Stroke-Order-Free Online Kanji Character Recognition (Abstract)

Wenjie Cai , Kyushu University, Japan
Seiichi Uchida , Kyushu University, Japan
Hiroaki Sakoe , Kyushu University, Japan
pp. 986-989

Space-Time Moment Invariants and Recognition of Non-Rigid Motions from Arbitrary Viewpoints (Abstract)

Takatsugu Yamada , Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Jun Sato , Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 990-993

Human Silhouette Extraction based on HMM (Abstract)

San-Lung Zhao , National Chiao-Tung University Hsinchu, Taiwan
Hsi-Jian Lee , Tzu-Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
pp. 994-997

Hybrid Off-Line Cursive Handwriting Word Recognition (Abstract)

S.J. Perantonis , Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications,National Center for Scientific Research, Athens, Greece
B. Gatos , Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications,National Center for Scientific Research, Athens, Greece
I. Pratikakis , Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications,National Center for Scientific Research, Athens, Greece
pp. 998-1002

A Robust Split-and-Merge Text Segmentation Approach for Images (Abstract)

Weiqiang Wang , Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100085, China
Wen Gao , Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100085, China
Yaowen Zhan , Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing 100085, China
pp. 1002-1005

Layered Search Spaces for Accelerating Large Set Character Recognition (Abstract)

Yiping Yang , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Masaki Nakagawa , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
pp. 1006-1009

Preprocessing of Handwritten Date Images on Chinese Cheque (Abstract)

Chongyang Zhang , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing
Zhen Lou , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing
Jingyu Yang , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing
pp. 1010-1013

Trains of keypoints for 3D object recognition (Abstract)

Francesca Odone , DISI Universita di Genova, Italy
Elise Arnaud , DISI Universita di Genova, Italy
Elisabetta Delponte , DISI Universita di Genova, Italy
Alessandro Verri , DISI Universita di Genova, Italy
pp. 1014-1017

Style Quantification of Scanned Multi-source Digits (Abstract)

George Nagy , DocLab, ECSE, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Xiaoli Zhang , DocLab, ECSE, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
pp. 1018-10121

Automatic Adjacency Grammar Generation from User Drawn Sketches (Abstract)

Bart Lamiroy , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Joan Mas Romeu , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Josep Llados , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Gemma Sanchez , Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
pp. 1026-1029

Detecting Text Lines in Handwritten Documents (Abstract)

Yefeng Zheng , University of Maryland, College Park, MD
David Doermann , University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Yi Li , University of Maryland, College Park, MD
pp. 1030-1033

A novel Virus Infection Clustering for Flower Images Identification (Abstract)

Peh-Ti Lim , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Siu-Yeung Cho , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 1038-1041

Camera Text Recognition based on Perspective Invariants (Abstract)

Shijian Lu , National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge
Chew Lim Tan , National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge
pp. 1042-1045

Improvement of OCR Accuracy by Similar Character Pair Discrimination: an Approach based on Artificial Immune System (Abstract)

Utpal Garain , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
M. P. Chakraborty , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
D. Dutta Majumder , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
pp. 1046-1049

An Efficient Text Capture Method for Moving Robots Using DCT Feature and Text Tracking (Abstract)

Hiroki Shiratori , Tohoku University, Japan
Hiroaki Kobayashi , Tohoku University, Japan
Hideaki Goto , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 1050-1053

A Novel Caption Extraction Scheme for Various Sports Captions (Abstract)

Yih-Ming Su , I-Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan.
Chaur-Heh Hsieh , I-Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan.
pp. 1054-1057

Fingerprint Verification Based on Multistage Minutiae Matching (Abstract)

Mingen Guo , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Zongying Ou , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Honglei Wei , Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
pp. 1058-1061

Flexible Text Recovery from Degraded Typewritten Historical Documents (Abstract)

C. Casado Castilla , University of Salford Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom
A. Antonacopoulos , University of Salford Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom
pp. 1062-1065

Using Boosting to Improve Oil Spill Detection in SAR Images (Abstract)

Geraldo L. B. Ramalho , Universidade Federal do Cear´, Brazil
Fatima N. S. Medeiros , Universidade Federal do Cear´, Brazil
pp. 1066-1069

Vision-Based Preceding Vehicle Detection and Tracking (Abstract)

Yi-Sheng Chen , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Chih-Ming Fu , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
pp. 1070-1073

Stroke Verification with Gray-level Image for Hangul Video Text Recognition (Abstract)

Jinsik Kim , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Younghee Kwon , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Seonghun Lee , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Jin H. Kim , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 1074-1077

Exploiting High Dimensional Video Features Using Layered Gaussian Mixture Models (Abstract)

Jie Yang , Carnegie Mellon University
Datong Chen , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 1078-1081

Anti-personnel Mine Detection and Classification Using GPR Image (Abstract)

Baikunth Nath , University of Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
Alauddin Bhuiyan , University of Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
pp. 1082-1085

Recognition of Screen-Rendered Text (Abstract)

Xiaoyi Jiang , University of Munster, Germany
Steffen Wachenfeld , University of Munster, Germany
Hans-Ulrich Klein , University of Munster, Germany
pp. 1086-1089

Constraint-Based Prototyping for Understanding Three Orthographic Views (Abstract)

Seiichi Nishihara , University of Tsukuba, Japan
Kazunori Mizuno , Takushoku University, Japan
pp. 1090-1093

Historical Hand-Written String Recognition by Non-linear Discriminant Analysis using Kernel Feature Selection (Abstract)

Hidehisa Nakayama , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Ryo Inoue , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Nei Kato , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
pp. 1094-1097

Affine Invariant Information Embedment for Accurate Camera-Based Character Recognition (Abstract)

Seiichi Uchida , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581 Japan
Shinichiro Omachi , Tohoku University, Sendai, 980-8579 Japan
Koichi Kise , Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, 599-8531 Japan
Masakazu Iwamura , Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, 599-8531 Japan
pp. 1098-1101

Learning-Based License Plate Detection Using Global and Local Features (Abstract)

Qiang Wu , University of Technology, Sydney
Wenjing Jia , University of Technology, Sydney
Huaifeng Zhang , University of Technology, Sydney
Xiangjian He , University of Technology, Sydney
pp. 1102-1105

A Generic Method for Eager Interpretation of On-Line Handwritten Structured Documents (Abstract)

Eric Anquetil , IRISA - INSA Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu, France
Sebastien Mace , IRISA - INSA Campus Universitaire de Beaulieu, France
pp. 1106-1109

Isomap Based on the Image Euclidean Distance (Abstract)

Shiguang Shan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Wen Gao , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Jie Chen , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, 150001, China
Ruiping Wang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Xilin Chen , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
pp. 1110-1113

Multi-order Standard Deviation Based Distance Metrics and its Application in Handwritten Chinese Character Recognition (Abstract)

Ren junling , Beijing Information Science and Technology University, Beijing, China
pp. 1114-1117

Efficient Search and Verification for Function Based Classification from Real Range Images (Abstract)

Ilan Shimshoni , University of Haifa, Israel
Ehud Rivlin , Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Octavian Soldea , Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
pp. 1118-1121

Spectrum Analysis Based onWindows with Variable Widths for Online Signature Verification (Abstract)

Michael R. Lyu , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Zhong-hua Quan , University of Science and Technology of China.
De-shuang Huang , Hefei Institute of Intelligent Machines, CAS.
Xiao-lei Xia , Hefei Institute of Intelligent Machines, CAS.
Tat-Ming Lok , Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 1122-1125

Image Tangent Space for Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Wenbin Chen , Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Rongjie Shi , Fudan University, Shanghai, China
I-Fan Shen , Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Hongyu Li , Fudan University, Shanghai, China
pp. 1126-1130

A New Clustering Method for Improving Plasticity and Stability in Handwritten Character Recognition Systems (Abstract)

Ching Y. Suen , Concordia University, Canada
Javad Sadri , Concordia University, Canada
Tien D. Bui , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 1130-1133

OCR Fonts Revisited for Camera-Based Character Recognition (Abstract)

Seiichi Uchida , Kyushu Univ., Japan
Koichi Kise , Osaka Pref. Univ., Japan
Masakazu Iwamura , Osaka Pref. Univ., Japan
Shinichiro Omachi , Tohoku Univ., Japan
pp. 1134-1137

Learning Optimal Filter Representation for Texture Classification (Abstract)

Bill Buckles , Tulane University; New Orleans, LA
Peng Zhang , Tulane University; New Orleans, LA
Jing Peng , Tulane University; New Orleans, LA
pp. 1138-1141

Identifying Handwritten Text in Mixed Documents (Abstract)

Venu Govindaraju , CEDAR, University at Buffalo, NY
Karthik Sridharan , CEDAR, University at Buffalo, NY
Faisal Farooq , CEDAR, University at Buffalo, NY
pp. 1142-1145
Tue-O-III-1: Speech Processing and Understanding

Robust Local Scoring Function for Text-Independent Speaker Verification (Abstract)

Thomas S. Huang , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ming Liu , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Zhengyou Zhang , Multimedia Collaboration Group
pp. 1146-1149

Audio Segmentation and Speaker Localization in Meeting Videos (Abstract)

Tanmoy Islam , University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,33620, USA
Ranga Kasturi , University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,33620, USA
Ravi Sankar , University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,33620, USA
Himanshu Vajaria , University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,33620, USA
Sudeep Sarkar , University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,33620, USA
pp. 1150-1153

Sociometry Based Multiparty Audio Recordings Summarization (Abstract)

Alessandro Vinciarelli , IDIAP Research Institute - CP 592, 1920 Martigny (Switzerland)
pp. 1154-1157

A Hybrid HMM-Based Speech Recognizer Using Kernel-Based Discriminants as Acoustic Models (Abstract)

Edin Andelic , Cognitive Systems Group, IESK Otto-von-Guericke-University, Germany
Martin Schaffoner , Cognitive Systems Group, IESK Otto-von-Guericke-University, Germany
Marcel Katz , Cognitive Systems Group, IESK Otto-von-Guericke-University, Germany
Sven E. Kruger , Cognitive Systems Group, IESK Otto-von-Guericke-University, Germany
pp. 1158-1161
Tue-O-III-2: Image and Data Representation

Image Representation and Retrieval Using Support Vector Machine and Fuzzy C-means Clustering Based Semantical Spaces (Abstract)

Bipin C. Desai , Concordia University, Canada
Prabir Bhattacharya , Concordia University, Canada
Mahmudur Rahman , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 1162-1168

3D Object Digitization: Majority Interpolation and Marching Cubes (Abstract)

Longin Jan Latecki , Temple University, Philadelphia PA 19122, US
Peer Stelldinger , University of Hamburg, Germany
pp. 1173-1176

Contour Encoding Based on Extraction of Key Points Using Wavelet Transform (Abstract)

Pravas Mahapatra , Indian Institute of Science Bangalore - 560 012, India
Vishnu Makkapati , Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab, Bangalore - 560 076, India
pp. 1177-1180
Tue-O-III-3: Image Registration

A Unifying MAP-MRF Framework for Deriving New Point Similarity Measures for Intensity-based 2D-3D Registration (Abstract)

Guoyan Zheng , University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, CH-3014 Bern, Switzerland
Xuan Zhang , University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, CH-3014 Bern, Switzerland
pp. 1181-1185

Image template matching using Mutual Information and NP-Windows (Abstract)

R Bowden , University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK
T Kadir , Siemens Molecular Imaging Advanced Applications, 23-38 Hyth Bridge Street, Oxford, OX1 2EP, UK
NDH Dowson , University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK
pp. 1186-1191

Iterative Error Bound Minimisation for AAM Alignment (Abstract)

Jason Saragih , Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Roland Goecke , National ICT Australia, Canberra, Australia
pp. 1192-1195

Spatial-variant Image Filtering Based on Bidimensional Empirical Mode Decomposition (Abstract)

Hongyuan Wang , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Lulu He , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
pp. 1196-1199

Generalizing inverse compositional image alignment (Abstract)

Tal Arbel , McGill University, Canada
Rupert Brooks , McGill University, Canada
pp. 1200-1203

Robust Image Registration Based on Markov-Gibbs Appearance Model (Abstract)

Georgy Gimel'farb , University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Alaa E. Abdel-Hakim , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Aly Farag , CVIP Laboratory, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Ayman El-Baz , CVIP Laboratory, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
pp. 1204-1207
Tue-O-IV-1: Face, Body & Expression Recognition, Pose Detection

Efficient Facial Component Extraction for Detection and Recognition (Abstract)

Jing-Wein Wang , National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan
pp. 1208-1211

2D Cascaded AdaBoost for Eye Localization (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Shiguang Shan , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Zhiheng Niu , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Shengye Yan , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
pp. 1216-1219
Tue-O-IV-2: Multimedia and Human Machine Interaction

Synthesis of Stereoscopic 3D Videos by Limited Resources of Range Images (Abstract)

Xiaoyi Jiang , University of Munster, Germany
Martin Lambers , University of Siegen, Germany
pp. 1220-1224

Synthesizing Reflections of Inserted Objects (Abstract)

Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida
Xiaochun Cao , University of Central Florida
pp. 1225-1228

Volume Motion Template for View-Invariant Gesture Recognition (Abstract)

Sang-Woong Lee , Korea University
Ho-Keun Shin , Korea University
Myung-Cheol Roh , Korea University
Seong-Whan Lee , Korea University
pp. 1229-1232

Embodied Proactive Human Interface "PICO-2" (Abstract)

Ryo Kurazume , Kyushu University, Japan
Seiichi Uchida , Kyushu University, Japan
Rinichiro Taniguchi , Kyushu University, Japan
Tsutomu Hasegawa , Kyushu University, Japan
Hiroaki Omasa , Kyushu University, Japan
pp. 1233-1237

An Unsupervised Algorithm for Anchor Shot Detection (Abstract)

G. Percannella , Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
M. De Santo , Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
M. Vento , Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
P. Foggia , Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II", Italy
C. Sansone , Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II", Italy
pp. 1238-1241
Tue-O-IV-3: Face Recognition I

A face recognition system dealing with expression variant faces (Abstract)

Giuseppe Lipori , Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Paola Campadelli , Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Raffaella Lanzarotti , Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Stefano Arca , Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
pp. 1242-1245

Class-Specific Subspace-Based Two-Dimensional Principal Component Analysis for Face Recognition (Abstract)

S. Jitapunkul , Chulalongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand
W. Asdornwised , Chulalongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand
P. Sanguansat , Chulalongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand
S. Marukatat , National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC) Pathumthani, Thailand
pp. 1246-1249
Tue-O-V-1: Human Action Analysis and Recognition

A œNo Panacea Theorem' for Multiple Classifier Combination (Abstract)

R. I. Damper , University of Southampton Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Roland Hu , University of Southampton Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
pp. 1250-1253

Action Recognition in aWearable Assistance System (Abstract)

Marc Hanheide , Bielefeld University, Faculty of Technology, Germany
Nils Hofemann , Bielefeld University, Faculty of Technology, Germany
Gerhard Sagerer , Bielefeld University, Faculty of Technology, Germany
pp. 1254-1258

Local Motion Analysis and Its Application in Video based Swimming Style Recognition (Abstract)

Lingyu Duan , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Qi Tian , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Xiaofeng Tong , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China
Hanqing Lu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China
Changsheng Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
pp. 1258-1261

Driver Fatigue Detection Based Intelligent Vehicle Control (Abstract)

Zutao Zhang , Sichuan Key Lab of Signal and Information Processing Southwest Jiaotong University Chengdu, 610031, China
Jia-shu Zhang , Sichuan Key Lab of Signal and Information Processing Southwest Jiaotong University Chengdu, 610031, China
pp. 1262-1265

Informative Shape Representations for Human Action Recognition (Abstract)

David Suter , Monash University, Clayton, VIC, 3800, Australia
Liang Wang , Monash University, Clayton, VIC, 3800, Australia
pp. 1266-1269
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