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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
Introduction
Wed-P-II-1: Advances in Basic Methodology II
Introduction
Wed-O-I-1: Stereo and Motion II

Dense Estimation of Layer Motions in the Atmosphere (Abstract)

Patrick Heas , IRISA, Universite de Rennes 1, 35042 Rennes Cedex, FRANCE
Nicolas Papadakis , IRISA, Universite de Rennes 1, 35042 Rennes Cedex, FRANCE
Etienne Memin , IRISA, Universite de Rennes 1, 35042 Rennes Cedex, FRANCE
pp. 1-4

Motion from Focus (Abstract)

Huynh Quang Huy Viet , Ritsumeikan University
Makoto Sato , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Hiromi T. Tanaka , Ritsumeikan University
pp. 5-10

Structural flow smoothing for shape interpolation (Abstract)

Ashish Doshi , University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
Adrian G. Bors , University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
pp. 11-14

Segment-Based Stereo Matching Using Belief Propagation and a Self-Adapting Dissimilarity Measure (Abstract)

Andreas Klaus , VRVis Research Center, Graz, Austria
Mario Sormann , VRVis Research Center, Graz, Austria
Konrad Karner , VRVis Research Center, Graz, Austria
pp. 15-18
Wed-O-I-2: Object Detection and Recognition

Convex Quadratic Programming for Object Localization (Abstract)

Mark S. Drew , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC, Canada
Ze-Nian Li , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC, Canada
Hao Jiang , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC, Canada
pp. 24-27

Real-time Object Recognition using Relational Dependency based on Graphical Model (Abstract)

Woo-han Yun , Intelligent Robot Research Division, Korea
Sung Yang Bang , Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
Daijin Kim , Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
pp. 28-32

Tensor Discriminant Analysis for View-based Object Recognition (Abstract)

Yong Wang , Queen Mary, University of London, E1 4NS, United Kingdom
Shaogang Gong , Queen Mary, University of London, E1 4NS, United Kingdom
pp. 33-36
Wed-O-I-3a: Tracking

Robust Visual Tracking via Pixel Classification and Integration (Abstract)

Cha Zhang , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA
Yong Rui , Microsoft Research, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA
pp. 37-42

A Target Dependent Colorspace for Robust Tracking (Abstract)

Francesc Moreno-Noguer , Institut de Robotica i Inform`atica, UPC-CSIC, Barcelona, Spain
Dimitris Samaras , Computer Science Department SUNY Stony Brook, NY 11794-4400, USA
Alberto Sanfeliu , Institut de Robotica i Inform`atica, UPC-CSIC, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 43-46

Robust Appearance-based Tracking using a sparse Bayesian classifier (Abstract)

Roberto Cipolla , University of Cambridge
Shu-Fai Wong , University of Cambridge
Kwan-Yee Kenneth Wong , Hong Kong University
pp. 47-50

Multiple Human Objects Tracking in Crowded Scenes (Abstract)

Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing Hua University
Yao-Te Tsai , National Tsing Hua University
Huang-Chia Shih , National Tsing Hua University
pp. 51-54

Multi-User Natural Interaction System based on Real-Time Hand Tracking and Gesture Recognition (Abstract)

Lea Landucci , University of Florence, Italy
Alberto Del Bimbo , University of Florence, Italy
Alessandro Valli , University of Florence, Italy
pp. 55-58

Efficient Tracking in 6-DoF based on the Image-Constancy Assumption in 3-D (Abstract)

Wolfgang Sepp , Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
pp. 59-62
Wed-O-I-3b: Video Analysis and Tracking

Video Completion for Perspective Camera Under Constrained Motion (Abstract)

Xiaochun Cao , University of Central Florida
Yuping Shen , University of Central Florida
Fei Lu , University of Central Florida
Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida
pp. 63-66

Video Local Pattern based Image Matching for Visual Mapping (Abstract)

Richard Hartley , Australia National University, Australia
Lei Wang , Australia National University, Australia
Hongdong Li , Australia National University, Australia
pp. 67-70

Video Synchronization Based on Co-occurrence of Appearance Changes in Video Sequences (Abstract)

Manabu Ushizaki , Tohoku University, Japan
Kochiro Deguchi , Tohoku University, Japan
Takayuki Okatani , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 71-74

Robust Segmentation of Hidden Layers in Video Sequences (Abstract)

Renaud Keriven , CERTIS Laboratory, Ecole des Ponts, Paris, France
Romain Dupont , CERTIS Laboratory, Ecole des Ponts, Paris, France
Olivier Juan , CERTIS Laboratory, Ecole des Ponts, Paris, France
pp. 75-78

Multiple Object Tracking Using Local PCA (Abstract)

Horst Bischof , Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria
Csaba Beleznai , Advanced Computer Vision GmbH - ACV Vienna, Austria
Bernhard Fruhstuck , Siemens AG Austria
pp. 79-82

Discriminative Descriptor-Based Observation Model for Visual Tracking (Abstract)

Yi-Ping Hung , National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Chu-Song Chen , National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Wen-Yan Chang , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 83-86
Wed-O-II-1a: Pattern Detection

Novel Adaptive Nearest Neighbor Classifiers Based On Hit-Distance (Abstract)

Zhong Jin , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona Barcelona 08193, Spain
Zhen Lou , Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology, China
pp. 87-90

Emotional Speech Analysis on Nonlinear Manifold (Abstract)

Chun Chen , ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.CHINA
Jia Liu , ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.CHINA
Jiajun Bu , ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.CHINA
Jianhua Tao , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, CHINA
Mingyu You , ZheJiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.CHINA
pp. 91-94

Object Localization Using Input/Output Recursive Neural Networks (Abstract)

Marco Maggini , DII - Universitli degli Studi di Siena Via Roma, 56 - 53100 Siena - Italy
Monica Bianchini , DII - Universitli degli Studi di Siena Via Roma, 56 - 53100 Siena - Italy
Lorenzo Sarti , DII - Universitli degli Studi di Siena Via Roma, 56 - 53100 Siena - Italy
pp. 95-98

A Maximum-Likelihood Approach to Symbolic Indirect Correlation (Abstract)

Daniel Lopresti , Lehigh Univ. Bethlehem, PA
Ashutosh Joshi , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute,Troy, NY
Sharad Seth , Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
George Nagy , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute,Troy, NY
pp. 99-103

Basic Concepts For Testing The Torah Code Hypothesis (Abstract)

Robert M. Haralick , City University of New York
pp. 104-109
Wed-O-II-1b: Pattern Matching Methods I

A Model-based Approach for Rigid Object Recognition (Abstract)

Tele Tan , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
Chee Boon Chong , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
Fee Lee Lim , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
pp. 116-120

A Unified Formulation of Invariant Point Pattern Matching (Abstract)

Tiberio S. Caetano , National ICT Australia and Australian National University, Canberra , Australia
Terry Caelli , National ICT Australia and Australian National University, Canberra , Australia
pp. 121-124

Efficient Feature Extraction Based on Regularized Uncorrelated Chernoff Discriminant Analysis (Abstract)

P. N. Suganthan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
A. K. Qin , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
M. Loog , The Image Group, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
pp. 125-128

Minimum Enclosing and Maximum Excluding Machine for Pattern Description and Discrimination (Abstract)

Yuan F. Zheng , Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Yi Liu , Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
pp. 129-132

Graph Matching using Interference of Coined Quantum Walks (Abstract)

Edwin Hancock , University of York
David Emms , University of York
Richard Wilson , University of York
pp. 133-136

Dissimilarity-based classification for vectorial representations (Abstract)

El?zbieta Pekalska , School of Computer Science, University of Manchester
Robert P.W. Duin , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 137-140
Wed-P-II-1: Advances in Basic Methodology II

Scale Invariants of Three-Dimensional Legendre Moments (Abstract)

Lee-Yeng Ong , Multimedia University, Malaysia
Chee-Way Chong , Multimedia University, Malaysia
Rosli Besar , Multimedia University, Malaysia
pp. 141-144

An Interweaved HMM/DTW Approach to Robust Time Series Clustering (Abstract)

Lanshan Han , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY
Jianying Hu , IBM T.J.Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY
Bonnie Ray , IBM T.J.Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY
pp. 145-148

Patterns of Co-Linear Equidistant Letter Sequences and Verses (Abstract)

Harold Gans , U.S. Department of Defense Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, U.S.A.
Nachum Bombach , Economist Certified Public Accountant Ramat Gan, Israel
pp. 149-151

Experimental Comparison of Combination Rules using Simulated Data (Abstract)

Laurent Heutte , Universite de Rouen, F-76800 Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France
Yves Lecourtier , Universite de Rouen, F-76800 Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France
Hela Zouari , Universite de Rouen, F-76800 Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France
pp. 152-155

Comparative Classifier Aggregation (Abstract)

Qi Zhang , Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA
Ahmad Abdulkader , Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA
John A. Drakopoulos , Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA
pp. 156-159

Object Detection Based on Combination of Conditional Random Field and Markov Random Field (Abstract)

Runsheng Wang , ATR Lab., National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, Hunan, 410073, China
Ping Zhong , ATR Lab., National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, Hunan, 410073, China
pp. 160-163

CAPTCHA Challenge Tradeoffs: Familiarity of Strings versus Degradation of Images (Abstract)

Sui-Yu Wang , Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA
Jon L. Bentley , Avaya Labs Research, Basking Ridge, NJ, USA
pp. 164-167

A probabilistic model with parsinomious representation for sensor fusion in recognizing activity in pervasive environment (Abstract)

Dung T. Tran , Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
Dinh Q. Phung , Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
pp. 168-172

Incremental Construction of Neighborhood Graphs for Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction (Abstract)

Li Yang , Western Michigan University
Dongfang Zhao , Western Michigan University
pp. 177-180

Non-overlapping Distributed Tracking using Particle Filter (Abstract)

Tele Tan , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
Fee Lee Lim , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
Wilson Leoputra , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
pp. 181-185

Protein Fold Recognition using a Structural Hidden Markov Model (Abstract)

D. Bouchaffra , Oakland University Rochester, MI
J. Tan , Oakland University Rochester, MI
pp. 186-189

A Novel Approach to Very Fast and Noise Robust,Isolated Word Speech Recognition (Abstract)

Saeed Bagheri Shouraki , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Hossein Tajik , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Mina Razaghpour , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Arpineh Cholakian , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Ramin Halavati , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
pp. 190-193

Separating Reflections from Images Using Kernel Independent Component Analysis (Abstract)

Yen-Wei Chen , Ritsumeikan University
Gang Xu , Ritsumeikan University
Masaki Yamazaki , Ritsumeikan University
pp. 194-197

A Generalized K-Means Algorithm with Semi-Supervised Weight Coefficients (Abstract)

Fujiki Morii , Nara Women?s University, Nara 630-8506, Japan
pp. 198-201

Human Behavior Recognition with Generic Exponential Family Duration Modeling in the Hidden Semi-Markov Model (Abstract)

Thi V. Duong , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
Dinh Q. Phung , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
Svetha Venkatesh , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
Hung H. Bui , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
pp. 202-207

Statistical Borders for Incremental Mining (Abstract)

Pierre-Alain Laur , Universite Antilles-Guyane, 97275 Schoelcher, Martinique,France
Jean-Emile Symphor , Universite Antilles-Guyane, 97275 Schoelcher, Martinique,France
Richard Nock , Universite Antilles-Guyane, 97275 Schoelcher, Martinique,France
pp. 212-215

A fast binary-image comparison method with local-dissimilarity quantification (Abstract)

Gilles Millon , Laboratoire CReSTIC, IUT de Troyes, 9, rue de Qu?ebec, 10026 TROYES CEDEX, France
Frederic Nicolier , Laboratoire CReSTIC, IUT de Troyes, 9, rue de Qu?ebec, 10026 TROYES CEDEX, France
Su Ruan , Laboratoire CReSTIC, IUT de Troyes, 9, rue de Qu?ebec, 10026 TROYES CEDEX, France
Etienne Baudrier , Laboratoire CReSTIC, IUT de Troyes, 9, rue de Qu?ebec, 10026 TROYES CEDEX, France
pp. 216-219

Ball Hit Detection in Table Tennis Games Based on Audio Analysis (Abstract)

Weibei Dou , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Bin Zhang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Liming Chen , LIRIS CNRS UMR 5205 Ecole Centrale de Lyon , France
pp. 220-223

A two-stage outlier rejection strategy for numerical field extraction in handwritten documents (Abstract)

Clement Chatelain , Laboratoire LITIS, 76800 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, FRANCE
Thierry Paquet , Laboratoire LITIS, 76800 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, FRANCE
Laurent Heutte , Laboratoire LITIS, 76800 Saint Etienne du Rouvray, FRANCE
pp. 224-227

A Time Warping Based Approach for Video Copy Detection (Abstract)

Cheng-Hung Li , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Lee-Feng Chien , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Chu-Song Chen , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Hsiang-An Wang , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Chih-Yi Chiu , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
pp. 228-231

Statistical Model for the Classification of the Wavelet Transforms of T-ray Pulses (Abstract)

S.P. Mickan , University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
B. Ferguson , University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
B.W.-H. Ng , University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
X.X. Yin , University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
D. Abbott , University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
pp. 236-239
Wed-P-II-1: Advances in Basic Methodology II

Regularity and Complexity of Human Electroencephalogram Dynamics: Applications to Diagnosis of Alzheimers Disease (Abstract)

Zhenghui Hu , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Pengcheng Shi , Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
pp. 245-248

A Combination of Generative and Discriminative Approaches to Object Detection (Abstract)

Hyeran Byun , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Junyeong Yang , Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
pp. 249-253

Class Separability in Spaces Reduced By Feature Selection (Abstract)

Erinija Pranckeviciene , Institute for Biodiagnostics, National Research Council Canada
TinKam Ho , Institute for Biodiagnostics, National Research Council Canada
Ray Somorjai , Institute for Biodiagnostics, National Research Council Canada
pp. 254-257

Traffic Prediction Using Ying-Yang Fuzzy Cerebellar Model Articulation Controller (Abstract)

G. S. Ng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
M.N Nguyen , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
C. Quek , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
D. Shi , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 258-261

P-Channels: Robust Multivariate M-Estimation of Large Datasets (Abstract)

Michael Felsberg , Linkoping University
Gosta Granlund , Linkoping University
pp. 262-267

Improving Text Classifier Performance based on AUC (Abstract)

Daniel S. Yeung , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
John W. T. Lee , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Alex K. S. Wong , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
pp. 268-271

Incremental Vehicle 3-D Modeling from Video (Abstract)

N. Ghosh , University of California, Riverside, CA
B. Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, CA
pp. 272-275

Illumination Invariant Texture Retrieval (Abstract)

Pavel Vacha , Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
Michal Haindl , Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 276-279

A Coupon Classification Method Based on Adaptive Image Vector Matching (Abstract)

Hiroshi Sako , Hitachi, Ltd., Central Research Laboratory, Japan
Tatsuhiko Kagehiro , Hitachi, Ltd., Central Research Laboratory, Japan
Takeshi Nagasaki , Hitachi, Ltd., Central Research Laboratory, Japan
Katsumi Marukawa , Hitachi, Ltd., Central Research Laboratory, Japan
pp. 280-283

Ethiopic Character Recognition Using Direction Field Tensor (Abstract)

Josef Bigun , Halmstad University, SE-301 18 Halmstad, Sweden
Yaregal Assabie , Halmstad University, SE-301 18 Halmstad, Sweden
pp. 284-287

Recognition of lung lobes and its application to the bronchial structure analysis (Abstract)

Kensaku Mori , Nagoya University, Japan
Hiroshi Natori , Sapporo Medical University, Japan
Yuichi Nakada , Nagoya University, Japan
Takayuki Kitasaka , Nagoya University, Japan
Hirotsugu Takabatake , Sapporo Minami-Sanjo Hospital, Japan
Yasuhito Suenaga , Nagoya University, Japan
Masaki Mori , Sapporo Kosei General Hospital, Japan
pp. 288-291

A Markovian Approach for Handwritten Document Segmentation (Abstract)

St?phane Nicolas , Laboratoire LITIS - Universit? de Rouen, cedex, FRANCE
Thierry Paquet , Laboratoire LITIS - Universit? de Rouen, cedex, FRANCE
Laurent Heutte , Laboratoire LITIS - Universit? de Rouen, cedex, FRANCE
pp. 292-295

Graph Classification Using Genetic Algorithm and Graph Probing Application to Symbol Recognition (Abstract)

Eric Trupin , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Eugen Barbu , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Herve Locteau , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Sebastien Adam , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Romain Raveaux , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
Pierre Heroux , LITIS Labs - University of Rouen, FRANCE
pp. 296-299

Comparing rank-inducing scoring systems (Abstract)

Sankar K. Pal , Machine Intelligence Unit,Indian Statistical Institute,Kolkata
Narayan L. Bhamidipati , Machine Intelligence Unit,Indian Statistical Institute,Kolkata
pp. 300-303

LIGHT: Local Invariant Generalized Hough Transform (Abstract)

Alberto S. Aguado , University of Surrey, UK
John Illingworth , University of Surrey, UK
Jose A.R. Artolazabal , University of Surrey, UK
pp. 304-307

Real Time Large Vocabulary Continuous Sign Language Recognition Based on OP/Viterbi Algorithm (Abstract)

Feng Jiang , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Hongxun Yao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Xin Liu , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Guilin Yao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
pp. 312-315

Efficient Relevance Feedback Using Semi-supervised Kernel-specified K-means Clustering (Abstract)

Qi TIAN , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore
Chang Sheng XU , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore
Bo QIU , Institute for Infocomm (I2R), Singapore
pp. 316-319

A Novel Pattern Classification Scheme: Classwise Non-Principal Component Analysis (CNPCA) (Abstract)

Qiuming Yao , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Guorong Xuan , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Dongdong Fu , New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
Xiuming Zhu , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Peiqi Chai , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Cong Huang , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Yun Q. Shi , New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 320-323

Semi-Parametric Model-Based Clustering for DNA Microarray Data (Abstract)

Larry S. Davis , University of Maryland College Park, MD
Bohyung Han , Samsung Information Systems America Irvine, CA
pp. 324-327

Local Discriminant Analysis (Abstract)

Dick de Ridder , Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Marco Loog , Image Group, IT University of Copenhagen Copenhagen, Denmark
pp. 328-331

Predicting the benefit of sample size extension in multiclass k-NN classification (Abstract)

Christian Kier , University of Luebeck
Til Aach , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
pp. 332-335

Rotation-Invariant Neoperceptron (Abstract)

Beat Fasel , BIWI, ETH Zurich Zurich, Switzerland
Daniel Gatica-Perez , IDIAP Research Institute Martigny, Switzerland
pp. 336-339

A Template-Matching Approach for Protein Surface Clustering (Abstract)

M. Golfarelli , DEIS, University of Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
L. Baldacci , DEIS, University of Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
S. Rizzi , DEIS, University of Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
A. Lumini , DEIS, University of Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
pp. 340-343

Summarization of JBIG2 Compressed Indian Language Textual Images (Abstract)

Utpal Garain , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
S. K. Parui , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
Alok K. Datta , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
U. Bhattacharya , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
pp. 344-347

Pen-Coordinate Information Modeling by SCPR-based HMM for On-line Japanese Handwriting Recognition (Abstract)

Gleidson Pegoretti da Silva , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
Masaki Nakagawa , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
Akihito Kitadai , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
Junko Tokuno , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
Yiping Yang , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 348-351

Scalable Representative Instance Selection and Ranking (Abstract)

Xindong Wu , University of Vermont, VT
Xingquan Zhu , University of Vermont, VT
pp. 352-355

Learning Policies for Efficiently Identifying Objects of Many Classes (Abstract)

Ramana Isukapalli , Lucent Technologies, Bell Labs Innovations Whippany, NJ
Ahmed Elgammal , Rutgers University, NJ
pp. 356-361

Image Classification for Genetic Diagnosis using Fuzzy ARTMAP (Abstract)

Boaz Lerner , Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel
Boaz Vigdor , Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel
pp. 362-365

Fast Support Vector Machine Classification using linear SVMs (Abstract)

Hans Burkhardt , University of Freiburg, Germany
Karina Zapien Arreola , INSA de Rouen LITIS, France
Janis Fehr , University of Freiburg, Germany
pp. 366-369

A Novel Approach for Lexical Noise Analysis and Measurement in Intelligent Information Retrieval (Abstract)

A. Amira , Brunel University, West London, Uxbridge, UK
T. Jaber , Queen?s University, Belfast, UK
P. Milligan , Queen?s University, Belfast, UK
pp. 370-373

Bayesian Feedback in Data Clustering (Abstract)

Pavan K. Mallapragada , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
A. K. Jain , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Martin Law , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
pp. 374-378

Learning Mixtures of Offline and Online features for Handwritten Stroke Recognition (Abstract)

C. V. Jawahar , Centre for Visual Information Technology, IIIT Hyderabad, INDIA.
Satya Lahari Putrevu , Centre for Visual Information Technology, IIIT Hyderabad, INDIA.
Karteek Alahari , Centre for Visual Information Technology, IIIT Hyderabad, INDIA.
pp. 379-382

Perceptual Audio Watermarking by Learning in Wavelet Domain (Abstract)

Bilge Gunsel , Istanbul Technical Univ., Turkey
Serap Kirbiz , Istanbul Technical Univ., Turkey
pp. 383-386

A new method to detect arcs and segments from curvature profiles (Abstract)

J.-P. Salmon , LORIA, Campus scientifique, BP 239, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy Cedex France
I. Debled-Rennesson , LORIA, Campus scientifique, BP 239, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy Cedex France
L. Wendling , LORIA, Campus scientifique, BP 239, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy Cedex France
pp. 387-390

A Trainable Similarity Measure for Image Classification (Abstract)

Jana Novovicova , Academy of Science of Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
Robert P.W. Duin , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Pavel Paclik , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 391-394

Comparison of Methods for Hyperspherical Data Averaging and Parameter Estimation (Abstract)

Xiaoyi Jiang , University of Munster, Germany
Martin Lambers , University of Munster, Germany
Kai Rothaus , University of Munster, Germany
pp. 395-399

Data Mining Applied to Acoustic Bird Species Recognition (Abstract)

Erika Vilches , Tecnol?gico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de M?xico
Charles E. Taylor , University of California Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
Ivan A. Escobar , Tecnol?gico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de M?xico
Edgar E. Vallejo , Tecnol?gico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de M?xico
pp. 400-403

A Hybrid, Recursive Algorithm for Clustering Expressed Sequence Tags in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Abstract)

Jeff Shrager , Carnegie Inst. of Washington, 260 Panama Street, Stanford, CA
Monica Jain , Carnegie Inst. of Washington, 260 Panama Street, Stanford, CA
Arthur Grossman , Carnegie Inst. of Washington, 260 Panama Street, Stanford, CA
Charles Hauser , Duke University, Durham NC
Olivier Vallon , CNRS/Universit? Paris 6, Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique, Paris, France
Hilary Holz , CSU, East Bay, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward, CA, USA
pp. 404-407

The Twin Towers Cluster in Torah Codes (Abstract)

Art Levitt , Torah Code Research Group Jerusalem, Israel
Eliyahu Rips , Hebrew University, Givat Ram Jerusalem 91904, Israel
pp. 408-411

Component Analysis of Torah Code Phrases (Abstract)

Art Levitt , Torah Code Research Group Jerusalem, Israel
pp. 412-416

Fast Feature Extraction Approach for Multi-Dimension Feature Space Problems (Abstract)

Daisaku Arita , Kyushu University, Japan
Rin-Ichiro Taniguchi , Kyushu University, Japan
Alaa Sagheer , Kyushu University, Japan
Naoyuki Tsuruta , Fukuoka University, Japan
Sakashi Maeda , Fukuoka University, Japan
pp. 417-420

Local Variance Driven Self-Organization for Unsupervised Clustering (Abstract)

Matthew Kyan , University of Sydney, Australia
Ling Guan , Ryerson University, Canada
pp. 421-424
Wed-O-II-2a: Pattern Classification I

Bootstrap Methods for Reject Rules of Fisher LDA (Abstract)

Jie Wu , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
Zhengding Qiu , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
Jigang Xie , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
pp. 425-428

A Complementary Ordering Method for Class Imbalanced Problem (Abstract)

Chu-Song Chen , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
Hsien-Ting Cheng , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
pp. 429-432

A Minimum Sphere Covering Approach to Pattern Classification (Abstract)

Leon N Cooper , Brown University, Providence, RI
Predrag Neskovic , Brown University, Providence, RI
Jigang Wang , Brown University, Providence, RI
pp. 433-436
Wed-O-II-2b: Pattern Matching Methods II

On Authorship Attribution via Markov Chains and Sequence Kernels (Abstract)

Conrad Sanderson , Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
Simon Guenter , Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
pp. 437-440

Shape Recognition using Curve Segment Hausdorff Distance (Abstract)

Xiaozhou Yu , Nanyang Technological University, SCE, Singapore
Maylor K.H. Leung , Nanyang Technological University, SCE, Singapore
pp. 441-444

Shape-based Discrimination and Classification of Cortical Surfaces (Abstract)

Russell A. Poldrack , UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Florent Segonne , MIT, AI lab, Cambridge, MA
Bruce Fischl , MIT, Cambridge, MA
Polina Golland , MIT, AI lab, Cambridge, MA
Peng Yu , MIT, Cambridge, MA
Xiao Han , CMS Inc., St.Louis, MO
Arthur K. Liu , Radiology, MGH, Charlestown, MA
pp. 445-448

Structural Matching Via Optimal Basis Graphs (Abstract)

John K. Carlin , Agilent Technologies, Colorado Springs, CO
Fred W. DePiero , CalPoly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
pp. 449-452

Selecting vantage objects for similarity indexing (Abstract)

Rainer Typke , Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Remco C. Veltkamp , Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Reinier H. van Leuken , Utrecht University, The Netherlands
pp. 453-456
Wed-O-IV-2: Gait, Body Pose and Writer Recognition

Human Motion De-noising via Greedy Kernel Principal Component Analysis Filtering (Abstract)

David Suter , Monash University, Victoria, Australia.
Therdsak Tangkuampien , Monash University, Victoria, Australia.
pp. 457-460
Wed-P-II-2: Biometrics

Feature Extraction with Genetic Algorithms Based Nonlinear Principal Component Analysis for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Nan Liu , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Han Wang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 461-464

Face Recognition by Combining Kernel Associative Memory and Gabor Transforms (Abstract)

Yongsheng Gao , Griffith University, Australia
Clement Leung , Victoria University, Australia
Bai-ling Zhang , Victoria University, Australia
pp. 465-468

A Complete and Rapid Feature Extraction Method for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Dong-jun Yu , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
Jing-yu Yang , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
Jian Yang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Xiao-jun Wu , Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, China
Yu-jie Zheng , Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 469-472

Abnormal Walking Gait Analysis Using Silhouette-Masked Flow Histograms (Abstract)

Liang Wang , Monash University, Clayton, VIC, 3800, Australia
pp. 473-476

Enhancing Training Set for Face Detection (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100039, China
Ruiping Wang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100080, China
Jie Chen , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Shiguang Shan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100080, China
pp. 477-480

Complete Two-Dimensional PCA for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Xin Jin , Beijing Normal University, China
Anbang Xu , Beijing Normal University, China
Yugang Jiang , Beijing Normal University, China
Ping Guo , Beijing Normal University, China
pp. 481-484

Transformation Invariance in Hand Shape Recognition (Abstract)

Alistair Sutherland , Dublin City University, Ireland
Thomas Coogan , Dublin City University, Ireland
pp. 485-488

Simultaneous Inference of View and Body Pose using Torus Manifolds (Abstract)

Chan-Su Lee , Rutgers University
Ahmed Elgammal , Rutgers University
pp. 489-494

A Modified Non-negative Matrix Factorization Algorithm for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Yun Xue , Hong Kong Baptist University
Chong Sze Tong , Hong Kong Baptist University
Weipeng Zhang , Hong Kong Baptist University
Wen-Sheng Chen , Shenzhen University, P.R.China
pp. 495-498

3D+2D Face Localization Using Boosting in Multi-Modal Feature Space (Abstract)

Feng Xue , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P.R.China
pp. 499-502

Palmprint Identification using Boosting Local Binary Pattern (Abstract)

Bin Li , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Zhenquan Zhuang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Xianji Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Haifeng Gong , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Hao Zhang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
pp. 503-506

Sparse Bayesian Regression for Head Pose Estimation (Abstract)

Shihong Lao , Omron Corporation, Kyoto, Japan
Yong Ma , Omron Corporation, Kyoto, Japan
Yoshinori Konishi , Omron Corporation, Kyoto, Japan
Masato Kawade , Omron Corporation, Kyoto, Japan
Koichi Kinoshita , Omron Corporation, Kyoto, Japan
pp. 507-510

A Novel Eye Location Algorithm based on Radial Symmetry Transform (Abstract)

Yan Wang , University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Linlin Shen , University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Li Bai , University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
pp. 511-514

Regression Nearest Neighbor in Face Recognition (Abstract)

Chao zhang , Peking University, Beijing, P.R. China
Shu Yang , Peking University, Beijing, P.R. China
pp. 515-518

Bagging Based Efficient Kernel Fisher Discriminant Analysis for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Wen Gao , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Baochang Zhang , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Xilin Chen , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Yi Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Shiguang Shan , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
pp. 523-526

Face Recognition with Relative Difference Space and SVM (Abstract)

Xin Yang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Yuliang He , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jie Tian , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Xiaoguang He , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
pp. 527-531

Compound Stochastic Models For Fingerprint Individuality (Abstract)

Anil K. Jain , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Yongfang Zhu , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Sarat C. Dass , Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
pp. 532-535

Facial Expression Recognition Based on Fusion of Multiple Gabor Features (Abstract)

WeiFeng Liu , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, P.R.China
ZengFu Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230027, P.R.China
pp. 536-539

Facial Feature Selection Based on SVMs by Regularized Risk Minimization (Abstract)

Weimin Chen , Key Lab of Optoelectronic Technology & Systems of Education Ministry of China
Xiaohua Gu , Key Lab of Optoelectronic Technology & Systems of Education Ministry of China
Liping Yang , Key Lab of Optoelectronic Technology & Systems of Education Ministry of China
Weiguo Gong , Key Lab of Optoelectronic Technology & Systems of Education Ministry of China
Weihong Li , Key Lab of Optoelectronic Technology & Systems of Education Ministry of China
pp. 540-543

Occlusion Robust Face Recognition with Dynamic Similarity Features (Abstract)

Hanqing Lu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, P. R. China
Songde Ma , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, P. R. China
Qingshan Liu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, P. R. China
Wang Yan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O. Box 2728, Beijing, P. R. China
pp. 544-547

Variational Shift Invariant Probabilistic PCA for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Xun Xu , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jilin Tu , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Aleksandar Ivanovic , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Li Fei-Fei , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thomas Huang , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 548-551

The Application of a Convolution Neural Network on Face and License Plate Detection (Abstract)

Kuo-Chin Fan , National Central University, Taiwan
Cheng-Tzu Wang , Fo-Guang University, Taiwan
Chin-Chuan Han , National Central University, Taiwan
Ying-Nong Chen , National Central University, Taiwan
Bor-Shenn Jeng , National Central University, Taiwan
pp. 552-555

Human Activity Classification Based on Gait Energy Image and Coevolutionary Genetic Programming (Abstract)

Bir Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Xiaotao Zou , University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
pp. 556-559

Early Recognition and Prediction of Gestures (Abstract)

Ryo Kurazume , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
Rin-ichiro Taniguchi , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
Akihiro Mori , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
Seiichi Uchida , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
Tsutomu Hasegawa , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
Hiroaki Sakoe , Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan
pp. 560-563

An Efficient Face Recognition System Using a New Optimized Localization Method (Abstract)

Karim Faez , University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
Hamidreza Rashidy Kanan , University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
Mehdi Ezoji , University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Hafez Avenue, Tehran, Iran
pp. 564-567
Wed-O-II-3a: Pattern Classification II

A Ground Truth Correspondence Measure for Benchmarking (Abstract)

Anders Ericsson , Lund University
Johan Karlsson , Lund University
pp. 568-573

Gaussian Weighted Histogram Intersection for License Plate Classification (Abstract)

Xiangjian He , University of Technology, Sydney
Huaifeng Zhang , University of Technology, Sydney
Qiang Wu , University of Technology, Sydney
Wenjing Jia , University of Technology, Sydney
pp. 574-577

ECOC-ONE: A Novel Coding and Decoding Strategy (Abstract)

Sergio Escalera , UAB Campus UAB, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
Oriol Pujol , UAB Campus UAB, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
pp. 578-581

Enhancing Edit Distance on Real Sequences Filters using Histogram Distance on Fixed Reference Ordering (Abstract)

Prima Chairunnanda , Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Vivekanand Gopalkrishnan , Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Lei Chen , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China
pp. 582-585
Wed-O-II-3b: Multimodal Recognition

Performance Prediction for Multimodal Biometrics (Abstract)

Bir Bhanu , University of California, Riverside
Rong Wang , University of California, Riverside
pp. 586-589

A Riemannian Weighted Filter for Edge-sensitive Image Smoothing (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Wen Gao , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Yu Su , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Shiguang Shan , Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Wenchao Zhang , Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
pp. 590-593
Wed-O-III-1: Medical Image Processing

A Riemannian Weighted Filter for Edge-sensitive Image Smoothing (Abstract)

Fan Zhang , University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
pp. 594-598

Physically Motivated Reconstruction of Fiberscopic Images (Abstract)

Stephan Rupp , Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen, Germany
Christian Winter , Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen, Germany
Matthias Elter , Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen, Germany
pp. 599-602

Image Denoising with k-nearest Neighbor and Support Vector Regression (Abstract)

Adrienne Mendrik , University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands
Bram van Ginneken , University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands
pp. 603-606

Subpixel Alignment of MRI Data Under Cartesian and Log-Polar Sampling (Abstract)

Mais Alnasser , University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816-2362, USA
Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816-2362, USA
Murat Balci , University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816-2362, USA
pp. 607-610

A Framework for Automatic Segmentation of Lung Nodules from Low Dose Chest CT Scans (Abstract)

Mohamed A. El-Ghar , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt.
Georgy Gimel?farb , University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Tarek Eldiasty , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt
Ayman El-Baz , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Robert Falk , Jewish Hospital, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Aly Farag , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
pp. 611-614
Wed-O-III-2: Super-resolution and Restoration

String-Like Occluding Region Extraction for Background Restoration (Abstract)

Toru Tamaki , Hiroshima University, Japan
Masanobu Yamamoto , Niigata University, Japan
Hiroshi Suzuki , Niigata University, Japan
pp. 615-618

A Conditional Random Field Model for Video Super-resolution (Abstract)

Dan Kong , University of California, Santa Cruz
Hai Tao , NEC Labs America, Cupertino, CA
Wei Xu , NEC Labs America, Cupertino, CA
Yihong Gong , NEC Labs America, Cupertino, CA
Mei Han , NEC Labs America, Cupertino, CA
pp. 619-622

Extending the Depth of Field in a Compound-Eye Imaging System with Super-Resolution Reconstruction (Abstract)

Wai-San Chan , University of Hong Kong
Edmund Y. Lam , University of Hong Kong
Michael K. Ng , Hong Kong Baptist University
pp. 623-626

A Regression Model in TensorPCA Subspace for Face Image Super-resolution Reconstruction (Abstract)

Junwen Wu , University of California, San Diego, CA
Mohan M. Trivedi , University of California, San Diego, CA
pp. 627-630

Image Renaissance Using Discrete Optimization (Abstract)

Cedric Allene , ENPC-CERTIS and ESIEE-A2SI, France
Nikos Paragios , ENPC-CERTIS and ESIEE-A2SI, France
pp. 631-634
Wed-P-III-2: Image Processing

A Method of Reducing Speckle Noise of SAR Images Based on Wavelets and Wedgelet HMT Models (Abstract)

Licheng JIAO , Xidian University, China
Haiyan JIN , Xidian University, China
Fang LIU , Xidian University, China
pp. 635-638

A Novel Blind Watermarking Algorithm in Contourlet Domain (Abstract)

Haifeng Li , Jilin University, R. P. of China
Jianting Wen , South China Normal University
Haifeng Gong , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
pp. 639-642

Remote Sensing Image Fusion on Gradient Field (Abstract)

Yan Li , South China Normal University
Haifeng Gong , Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jianting Wen , South China Normal University
pp. 643-646

Neighbor Pixel Mixture (Abstract)

Masayuki Tanaka , Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Masatoshi Okutomi , Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 647-650

A Digital Watermarking Algorithm and Implementation Based on Improved SVD (Abstract)

Xinzhong Zhu , Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, P.R.China
Huiying Xu , Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, P.R.China
Jianmin Zhao , Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, P.R.China
pp. 651-656

Compressed Image Quality Evaluation using Power Law Models (Abstract)

Y. CARON , Universit? de Tours France
N. VINCENT , CRIP5- SIP Universite Rene Descartes Paris France
pp. 657-660

Automatic Detection of Song Changes in Music Mixes Using Stochastic Models (Abstract)

Lars Schillingmann , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Gernot A. Fink , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Peter Husemann , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Sven Kanies , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Kai Lienemann , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Matthias Steinrucken , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Henner Sudek , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Thomas Plotz , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Tobias Marschall , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
Marcel Martin , Bielefeld University, 33 594, Germany
pp. 665-668

A Robust Region-Based Multiscale Image Fusion Scheme for Mis-Registration Problem of Thermal and Visible Images (Abstract)

O. Charoentam , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok,Thailand
V. Patanavijit , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok,Thailand
S. Jitapunkul , Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok,Thailand
pp. 669-672

A robust block-based image watermarking scheme using fast Hadamard transform and singular value decomposition (Abstract)

Emad E. Abdallah , Concordia University, Montreal, QC, H3G 1T7, Canada
A. Ben Hamza , Concordia University, Montreal, QC, H3G 1T7, Canada
Prabir Bhattacharya , Concordia University, Montreal, QC, H3G 1T7, Canada
pp. 673-676

Accelerating the Computation of 3D Gradient Vector Flow Fields (Abstract)

Per Sundqvist , Uppsala University, Sweden
Erik Vidholm , Uppsala University, Sweden
Ingela Nystrom , Uppsala University, Sweden
pp. 677-680

Optimal Global Mosaic Generation from Retinal Images (Abstract)

Munwai Lee , IRIS,University of Southern California
Gerard Medioni , IRIS,University of Southern California
Tae Eun Choe , IRIS,University of Southern California
Isaac Cohen , IRIS,University of Southern California
pp. 681-684

Simple and Efficient Colorization in YCbCr Color Space (Abstract)

Michiharu Niimi , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Hideki Noda , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Jin Korekuni , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 685-688
Wed-P-III-2: Image Processing

3D Object Digitization: Topology Preserving Reconstruction (Abstract)

Peer Stelldinger , University of Hamburg, Germany
Longin Jan Latecki , Temple University Philadelphia PA
pp. 693-696

Vector Quantization Using Reflections of Triangular Subcodevectors (Abstract)

Pravas Mahapatra , Indian Institute of Science Bangalore - 560 012, India
Vishnu Makkapati , Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab, Bangalore - 560 076, India
pp. 701-704

Colony Delineation on Image Classification (Abstract)

Weixing Wang , Chongqing University of Posts & Telecommunications Post code: 610054, Chongqing, China
pp. 705-708

Removing Temporal Stationary Blur in Route Panoramas (Abstract)

Min Shi , Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Jiang Yu Zheng , Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
pp. 709-713

Fingerprint Image Enhancement Based on Skin Profile Approximation (Abstract)

Zhixin Shi , State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, USA
Venu Govindaraju , State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, USA
pp. 714-717

Combining Adaptive PDE and Wavelet Shrinkage in Image Denoising with Edge Enhancing Property (Abstract)

Jiying Wu , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
Qiuqi Ruan , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
pp. 718-721

Scanner Artifact Removal in Simultaneous EEG-fMRI for Epileptic Seizure Prediction (Abstract)

Min Jing , Cardiff University, UK
Saeid Sanei , Cardiff University, UK
pp. 722-725

Adaptive Persistence Utilizing Motion Compensation for Ultrasound Images (Abstract)

Gang Wang , Sichuan University, China
Dong C. Liu , Sichuan University, China
pp. 726-729

Accurate 3-D Motion Tracking with an Application to Super-Resolution (Abstract)

Siu Hang Or , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
Michael Ming Yuen Chang , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
Kin Hong Wong , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
Ying Kin Yu , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
pp. 730-733

YUV Correction for Multi-View Video Compression (Abstract)

Jilin Liu , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Yushan Chen , Huaqiao University, Quanzhou, China
Canhui Cai , Huaqiao University, Quanzhou, China
pp. 734-737

Lie Methods in Color Signal Processing: Illumination Effects (Abstract)

Reiner Lenz , Linkoping University, Sweden
Martin Solli , Linkoping University, Sweden
pp. 738-741

Adaptive Binarization of Historical Document Images (Abstract)

Stamatatos Stathis , University of the Aegean, 83200 Samos, Greece
Ergina Kavallieratou , University of the Aegean, 83200 Samos, Greece
pp. 742-745

QIM watermarking combined to JPEG2000 part I and II. (Abstract)

Achraf Makhloufi , Syscom, ENIT, Tunis,Tunisia
Ridha Boualleg , Syscom, ENIT, Tunis,Tunisia
Azza Ouled Zaid , Syscom, ENIT, Tunis,Tunisia
Ammar Boualleg , Syscom, ENIT, Tunis,Tunisia
pp. 746-749

Human and Object Detection in Smoke-filled Space using Millimeter-wave radar based Measurement System (Abstract)

Masaki Sakai , Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan
Yoshimitsu Aoki , Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 750

Wavelet denoising of multicomponent images, using a Gaussian Scale Mixture model (Abstract)

Steve De Backer , University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, Belgium
Paul Scheunders , University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, Belgium
pp. 754-757

Multiple Regions of Interest Image Coding using Compensation Scheme and Alternating Shift (Abstract)

Li-bao Zhang , Beijing Normal University, China
Xian-chuan Yu , Beijing Normal University, China
pp. 758-761

Probabilistic Automatic Red Eye Detection and Correction (Abstract)

Jutta Willamowski , Xerox Research Centre Europe, 6, ch. de Maupertuis, 38240 Meylan, France
Gabriela Csurka , Xerox Research Centre Europe, 6, ch. de Maupertuis, 38240 Meylan, France
pp. 762-765

Iterative Image Restoration using a Non-Local Regularization Function and a Local Regularization Operator (Abstract)

Wei-hong FAN , National University of Defense Technology, ChangSha, China
Feng XUE , Universite de Bretagne SUD 56017 Vannes, France
Quan-sheng LIU , Universite de Bretagne SUD 56017 Vannes, France
pp. 766-769

Super-resolution in the presence of space-variant blur (Abstract)

A.N. Rajagopalan , Image Processing and Computer Vision Laboratory, IIT Madras Chennai-36, India
K.V. Suresh , Image Processing and Computer Vision Laboratory, IIT Madras Chennai-36, India
pp. 770-773

Correction of intensity of a color image using a range intensity image (Abstract)

Kazunori Umeda , Chuo University, Japan
Guy Godin , National Research Council, Canada
Marc Rioux , National Research Council, Canada
Megumi Shinozaki , Chuo University, Japan
pp. 774-777

Adaptive variational sinogram interpolation of sparsely sampled CT data (Abstract)

H. Kostler , Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 91058 Erlangen, Germany
M. Prummer , Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 91058 Erlangen, Germany
J. Hornegger , Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 91058 Erlangen, Germany
U. Rude , Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 91058 Erlangen, Germany
pp. 778-781

A New Efficient SVM-based Image Registration Method (Abstract)

DaiQiang Peng , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074 , China
JinWen Tian , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074 , China
DingXue Wu , Huanggang Normal College , China
pp. 782-785

Adaptive Region Growing Impulse Noise Estimator for Color Images (Abstract)

Hon Ren Wu , RMIT University, Vic, Australia.
Mieng Quoc Phu , Monash University, Vic, Australia.
Peter Eric Tischer , Monash University, Vic, Australia.
pp. 786-789

Stochastic Framework for Symmetric Affine Matching between Point Sets (Abstract)

Sai Kit Yeung , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Pengcheng Shi , College of Biomedical Engineering, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
pp. 790-793

Winner Update on Walsh-Hadamard Domain for Fast Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Shou-Der Wei , National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Shang-Hong Lai , National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Shao-Wei Liu , National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 794-797

Bijective Image Registration using Thin-Plate Splines. (Abstract)

Kalle Astrom , Lund University, Sweden
Anders P Eriksson , Lund University, Sweden
pp. 798-801

A Secret Image Sharing Method Using Integer-to-Integer Wavelet Transform (Abstract)

Ching-Chung Li , Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Chin-Pan Huang , Ming Chuan Univ., Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
pp. 802-805

Lossless Compression of Textual Images: A Study on Indic Script Documents (Abstract)

M. P. Chakraborty , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
Utpal Garain , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
Bhabatosh Chanda , Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108, India
pp. 806-809

Object Removal By Cross Isophotes Exemplar-based Inpainting (Abstract)

Jiying Wu , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
Qiuqi Ruan , Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, China
pp. 810-813

Knowledge Based Image Enhancement Using Neural Networks (Abstract)

Claudia Nieuwenhuis , Technical University of Ilmenau, 98693 Ilmenau, Germany
Michelle Yan , Siemens Corporate Research, Princeton, NJ
pp. 814-817

Simultaneous Image Denoising and Compression by Multiscale 2D Tensor Voting (Abstract)

Wai-Shun Tong , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Chi-Keung Tang , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Yu-Wing Tai , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 818-821

Image Analysis of Renal DCE MRI for the Detection of Acute Renal Rejection (Abstract)

Seniha Yuksela , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Rachid Fahmi , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Ayman El-Baz , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Tarek Eldiasty , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt.
Aly Farag , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Mohamed A. El-Ghar , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt.
pp. 822-825

Human Head Tracking in Three Dimensional Voxel Space (Abstract)

Haruki Kawanaka , Aichi Prefectural University,Aichi, 480-1198, Japan
Yuji Iwahori , Chubu University,Aichi, 487-8501, Japan
Hironobu Fujiyoshi , Chubu University,Aichi, 487-8501, Japan
pp. 826-829
Wed-P-III-3: Signal Processing

The Classification Gradient (Abstract)

Maria Petrou , Imperial College, UK
Vassili A. Kovalev , University of Surrey, UK
pp. 830-833

Gender Recognition in Non Controlled Environments (Abstract)

Jordi Vitria , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Manuel J. Marin-Jimenez , University of Granada, Spain
Agata Lapedriza , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
pp. 834-837

Laplacian Based Non-Linear Diffusion Filtering (Abstract)

Atsushi Imiya , MTD IMIT, Chiba University, Japan
Haruhiko Nishiguchi , Chiba University, Japan
Tomoya Sakai , MTD IMIT, Chiba University, Japan
pp. 838-841

Microarray Missing Data Imputation based on a Set Theoretic Framework and Biological Constraints (Abstract)

Hong Yan , University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Xiangchao Gan , City University of Hong Kong
Alan Wee-Chung Liew , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
pp. 842-845

A Method For IR Point Target Detection Based on Spatial-temporal Bilateral Filter (Abstract)

Zongqing Lu , Xidian University, Xi?an ,710071, China
Jihong Pei , Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China
Weixin Xie , Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China
pp. 846-849

Efficient Non-Maximum Suppression (Abstract)

Luc Van Gool , ETH Zurich, Switzerland Computer Vision Lab
Alexander Neubeck , ETH Zurich, Switzerland Computer Vision Lab
pp. 850-855

Multi-orientation analysis by decomposing the structure tensor and clustering (Abstract)

F.G.A. Faas , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
L.J. van Vliet , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 856-860

DigitalWatermarking in Contourlet Domain (Abstract)

Uday B. Desai , SPANN Lab, Electrical Engineering Department,Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
M. Jayalakshmi , SPANN Lab, Electrical Engineering Department,Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
S. N. Merchant , SPANN Lab, Electrical Engineering Department,Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
pp. 861-864

OK-Quantization Theory - A Mathematical Theory of Quantization - (Abstract)

Hiroyasu Koshimizu , Chukyo University, Japan
Yuji Tanaka , Chukyo University, Japan
Takayuki Fujiwara , Chukyo University, Japan
pp. 865-868

A Theoretical and Experimental Consideration on Interference in Resolutions between Sampling Theorem and OK-Quantization Theory (Abstract)

Taizo Iijima , Chukyo University, Japan
Yuji Tanaka , Chukyo University, Japan
Hiroyasu Koshimizu , Chukyo University, Japan
Takayuki Fujiwara , Chukyo University, Japan
pp. 869-872

An Efficient Algorithm for Point Matching Using Hilbert Scanning Distance (Abstract)

Sei-ichiro Kamata , Waseda University, Japan
Li Tian , Waseda University, Japan
pp. 873-876

Multimodal Registration using the Discrete Wavelet Frame Transform (Abstract)

Jinglin Peng , Hunan University Changsha, China
Jing Zhang , Hunan University Changsha, China
Shutao Li , Hunan University Changsha, China
James T. Kwok , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong
pp. 877-880

Automatic Lipreading with Limited Training Data (Abstract)

W.H. Lau , City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, HONG KONG
S.H. Leung , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, HONG KONG
S.L. Wang , Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, CHINA
pp. 881-884

A new adaptive diffusion equation for image noise removal and feature preservation (Abstract)

Xin Yang , Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shoushui Chen , Shanghai Jiao Tong University
pp. 885-888

Uncertainties-driven Surface Morphing: The case of Photo-realistic Transitions between Facial Expressions (Abstract)

Nikos PARAGIOS , MAS, Ecole Centrale Paris 92295 Chatenay Malabry, France
Maxime TARON , CERTIS, Ecole des Ponts et Chaussees,77455 Marne la Vallee, France
Charlotte Ghys , MAS, Ecole Centrale Paris 92295 Chatenay Malabry, France
pp. 889-892

Medical Image Compression: Study of the Influence of Noise on the JPEG 2000 Compression Performance (Abstract)

Ahmed Nabil Belbachir , ARC, Seibersdorf Research GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Peter Michael Goebel , Karl-Landsteiner Institute for Biotelematics, Vienna, Austria
pp. 893-896

Superimposing 3D Virtual Objects using Markerless Tracking (Abstract)

Sang-Cheol Park , Korea University, Anam-dong, Seongbuk-ku, Seoul 136-713, Korea
Seong-Whan Lee , Korea University, Anam-dong, Seongbuk-ku, Seoul 136-713, Korea
Sang-Woong Lee , Korea University, Anam-dong, Seongbuk-ku, Seoul 136-713, Korea
pp. 897-900

A Method for Crack Detection on a Concrete Structure (Abstract)

Yoshihiro Mitani , Ube National College of Technology, Tokiwadai, Ube, Japan
Yoshihiko Hamamoto , Yamaguchi University, Ube, Japan
Yusuke Fujita , Yamaguchi University, Japan
pp. 901-904

Joint Optimization of Image Registration and Comparametric Exposure Compensation Based on the Lucas-Kanade Algorithm (Abstract)

Dong Sik Kim , Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea
Su Yeon Lee , Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea
Kiryung Lee , Mobile Multimedia Lab.LG Electronics Institute of Technology, Korea
pp. 905-908

A New Approach for Fractal Image Compression on a Virtual Hexagonal Structure (Abstract)

Tom Hintz , University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Xiangjian He , University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Qiang Wu , University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Huaqing Wang , University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
pp. 909-912

Age simulation for face recognition (Abstract)

Guangda Su , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Junyan Wang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Xinggang Lin , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Yan Shang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
pp. 913-916

Probabilistic Modeling of Blood Vessels for Segmenting MRA Images (Abstract)

Aly Farag , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Tarek Eldiasty , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt.
Ayman El-Baz , University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Georgy Gimel?farb , University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Mohamed A. El-Ghar , University of Mansoura, Mansoura, Egypt.
pp. 917-920

Multiplierless Fast DCT Algorithms with Minimal Approximation Errors (Abstract)

Moon-Chuen Lee , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
Raymond K.W. Chan , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
pp. 921-925

Detecting irregularities in regular patterns (Abstract)

J.-K. Kamarainen , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
A. Sadovnikov , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
J. Vartiainen , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
L. Lensu , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
H. Kalviainen , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
pp. 926-929

Toward Blind Robust Watermarking of Vector Maps (Abstract)

Wei-Chang Du , I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
I-Chang Jou , National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Yu-Chi Pu , Far East College, Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 930-933

Region of Interest Watermarking Based on Fractal Dimension (Abstract)

Rongrong Ni , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
Qiuqi Ruan , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
pp. 934-937

Normalization of Functional Magnetic Resonance Images by Classified Cerebrospinal Fluid Cluster (Abstract)

Zhenghui Hu , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Pengcheng Shi , Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
pp. 938-941

Searching for Similarities in Nearly Periodic Signals With Application to ECG Data Compression (Abstract)

M. Antunes , Centre of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery of the University Hospital of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
J. Henriques , University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
P. Gil , University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
P. Carvalho , University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
M. Brito , University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
pp. 942-945

Automatic Hip Bone Segmentation Using Non-Rigid Registration (Abstract)

Johanna Pettersson , Linkoping University, Sweden
Magnus Borga , Linkoping University, Sweden
Hans Knutsson , Linkoping University, Sweden
pp. 946-949

Triangular Mesh Generation of Octrees of Non-Convex 3D Objects (Abstract)

Tardi Tjahjadi , University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
Dongjoe Shin , University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
pp. 950-953

Motion Dependent Spatiotemporal Smoothing for Noise Reduction in Very Dim Light Image Sequences (Abstract)

Eric Warrant , Lund University, Helgonav?gen 3, S-223 62 Lund, Sweden
Henrik Malm , Lund University, Helgonav?gen 3, S-223 62 Lund, Sweden
pp. 954-959

Multiple Camera Calibration with Bundled Optimization using Silhouette Geometry Constraints (Abstract)

Shinji Abe , ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, Kyoto 619-0288, Japan
Akira Utsumi , ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, Kyoto 619-0288, Japan
Hirotake Yamazoe , ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, Kyoto 619-0288, Japan
pp. 960-963

Hippocampal Surface Analysis Using Spherical Harmonic Function Applied to Surface Conformal Mapping (Abstract)

Yalin Wang , University of California, Los Angeles, CA USA
Boris Gutman , University of California, Los Angeles, CA USA
Paul M. Thompson , UCLA Medical School, Los Angeles, CA USA
Lok Ming Lui , University of California, Los Angeles, CA USA
Tony E Chan , University of California, Los Angeles, CA USA
pp. 964-967
Wed-O-IV-1: Biomedical Imaging II

Automatic Segmentation of Muscles of Mastication from Magnetic Resonance Images Using Prior Knowledge (Abstract)

W.L. Nowinski , Biomedical Imaging Lab, Agency for Science Technology and Research, Singapore
S.H. Ong , National University of Singapore
H.P. Ng , NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering, Singapore
P.S. Goh , National University of Singapore
K.W.C. Foong , National University of Singapore
pp. 968-971

Classification of Segmented Regions in Brightfield Microscope Images (Abstract)

Franz Kummert , Bielefeld University, Germany
Frank Zollner , Bielefeld University, Germany
Marko Tscherepanow , Bielefeld University, Germany
pp. 972-975

Segmentation of Medical Images with Regional Inhomogeneities (Abstract)

D.K. Iakovidis , University of Athens, Greece
D.E. Maroulis , University of Athens, Greece
M.A. Savelonas , University of Athens, Greece
S.A. Karkanis , Lamia Institute of Technology, Greece
pp. 976-979

Adaptive Control of Video Display for Diagnostic Assistance by Analysis of Capsule Endoscopic Images (Abstract)

Vu Hai , ISIR, Osaka University, 8-1 Mihogaoka, Osaka, 567-0047, Japan
Ryusuke Sagawa , ISIR, Osaka University, 8-1 Mihogaoka, Osaka, 567-0047, Japan
Masatsugu Shiba , Osaka City University Graduate Medical School, Japan
Tomio Echigo , Osaka Electro-Communication University, 18-8 Hatsu-cho, Osaka, 572-8530, Japan
Yasushi Yagi , ISIR, Osaka University, 8-1 Mihogaoka, Osaka, 567-0047, Japan
Tetsuo Arakawa , Osaka City University Graduate Medical School, Japan
Kazuhide Higuchi , Osaka City University Graduate Medical School, Japan
Keiko Yagi , Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Japan
pp. 980-983

Bayesian MS Lesion Classification Modeling Regional and Local Spatial Information (Abstract)

Rola Harmouche , Centre for Intelligent Machines
Tal Arbel , Centre for Intelligent Machines
Douglas Arnold , Montreal Neurological Institute
Simon Francis , Montreal Neurological Institute
Louis Collins , Montreal Neurological Institute
pp. 984-987

Extraction of trabecular structures of mandible excluding tooth roots on dental panoramic radiographs using mathematical morphology (Abstract)

Takashi Nakamoto , Hiroshima University, Japan
Akira Taguchi , Hiroshima University, Japan
Akira Taguchi , Hiroshima University, Japan
Keiji Tanimoto , Hiroshima University, Japan
Takao Hinamoto , Hiroshima University, Japan
Chie Muraki Asano , Hiroshima University, Japan
Takahiro Tambe , Hiroshima University, Japan
Akira Asano , Hiroshima University, Japan
Mitsuji Muneyasu , Kansai University, Japan
pp. 988-991
Wed-O-IV-2: Gait, Body Pose and Writer Recognition

Off-lineWriter Identification Using Gaussian Mixture Models (Abstract)

Andreas Schlapbach , University of Bern, Switzerland
Horst Bunke , University of Bern, Switzerland
pp. 992-995

Human Identification by Using the Motion and Static Characteristic of Gait (Abstract)

Raymond S.T. Lee , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Toby H.W. Lam , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
pp. 996-999

Efficient Night Gait Recognition Based on Template Matching (Abstract)

Kaiqi Huang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Tieniu Tan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Shiqi Yu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Daoliang Tan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 1000-1003
Wed-O-II-3b: Multimodal Recognition

Face Recognition Using Angular LDA and SVM Ensembles (Abstract)

R.S. Smith , University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
J. Kittler , University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
M. Hamouz , University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
J. Illingworth , University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
pp. 1008-1012

A Multimodal and Multistage Face Recognition Method for Simulated Portrait (Abstract)

Guangda Su , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, P.R.China
Cheng Du , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, P.R.China
Yan Shang , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, P.R.China
Junyan Wang , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, P.R.China
pp. 1013-1017

Comparative Analysis of Decision-level Fusion Algorithms for 3D Face Recognition (Abstract)

Berk Gokberk , Bocgazici University, Turkey
Lale Akarun , Bocgazici University, Turkey
pp. 1018-1021
Wed-O-IV-3: Automation and Robotics

Hand-Eye Calibration Based on Screw Motions (Abstract)

Yuncai Liu , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Zijian Zhao , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
pp. 1022-1026

Monocular Vision Based SLAM for Mobile Robots (Abstract)

P. Sayd , Universite Blaise Pascal/CNRS, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
M. Dhome , Universite Blaise Pascal/CNRS, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
E. Mouragnon , Universite Blaise Pascal/CNRS, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
M. Lhuillier , Universite Blaise Pascal/CNRS, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
F. Dekeyser , Universite Blaise Pascal/CNRS, 63177 Aubiere Cedex, France
pp. 1027-1031

Online Aggregate Particle Size Measurement on A Conveyor Belt (Abstract)

Weixing Wang , Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications Post code: 610054, Chongqing, China
pp. 1032-1035

A Fast Detector of Line Images Acquired by an Uncalibrated Paracatadioptric Camera (Abstract)

Michel CATTOEN , IRIT and LEN7, ENSEEIHT, 2 rue Camichel, 31071 TOULOUSE, FRANCE
Bertrand VANDEPORTAELE , IRIT and LEN7, ENSEEIHT, 2 rue Camichel, 31071 TOULOUSE, FRANCE
Philippe MARTHON , IRIT and LEN7, ENSEEIHT, 2 rue Camichel, 31071 TOULOUSE, FRANCE
pp. 1042-1045
Wed-P-IV-3: Sensors, Systems & Algorithms, Mobile Robots, Surveillance and Biometrics

Real-Time Spherical Stereo (Abstract)

Shigang Li , Iwate University Japan
pp. 1046-1049

A Pattern Recognition Scheme for Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

A. I. Khan , Monash University, Australia
M. Baqer , Monash University, Australia
Z. A. Baig , Monash University, Australia
pp. 1050-1054

A New Set of Topology Preserving Removal Operations in the 3D Space (Abstract)

Luca Serino , Instituto di Cibernetica, CNR Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy
Gabriella Sanniti di Baja , Instituto di Cibernetica, CNR Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy
Carlo Arcelli , Instituto di Cibernetica, CNR Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy
pp. 1055-1058

Motion Features from Lip Movement for Person Authentication (Abstract)

Maycel Isaac Faraj , Halmstad University
Josef Bigun , Halmstad University
pp. 1059-1062

Real-time Localization in Outdoor Environments using Stereo Vision and Inexpensive GPS (Abstract)

Motilal Agrawal , SRI International 333 Ravenswood Ave Menlo Park, CA
Kurt Konolige , SRI International 333 Ravenswood Ave Menlo Park, CA
pp. 1063-1068

A Split & Merge Approach to Metric-Topological Map-Building (Abstract)

Wai K. Yeap , Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Chee K. Wong , Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Jochen Schmidt , Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 1069-1072

Using Extended EM to Segment Planar Structures in 3D (Abstract)

Rolf Lakaemper , Temple University, Philadelphia,PA,USA
Longin Jan Latecki , Temple University, Philadelphia,PA,USA
pp. 1077-1082

Physics-based Fusion of Multispectral Data for Improved Face Recognition (Abstract)

Andreas Koschan , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Hong Chang , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Besma Abidi , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Mongi Abidi , University of Tennessee, Knoxville
pp. 1083-1086

Learning a Sparse Representation from Multiple Still Images for On-Line Face Recognition in an Unconstrained Environment (Abstract)

Ben A.M. Schouten , Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science (CWI), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Johan W.H. Tangelder , Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science (CWI), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
pp. 1087-1090

A Moving Object Tracked by A Mobile Robot with Real-Time Obstacles Avoidance Capacity (Abstract)

Andreas Koschan , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
Chang Cheng , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
Chung-Hao Chen , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
Mongi Abidi , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
David Page , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
pp. 1091-1094

Scheduling of Image Processing Using Anytime Algorithm for Real-time System (Abstract)

Daisuke Fujiwara , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
Kazuhito Murakami , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
Wyne Wyne Kywe , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
pp. 1095-1098

An Experimental Study on Automatic Face Gender Classification (Abstract)

Ming LI , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Haizhou AI , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Zhiguang YANG , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
pp. 1099-1102

Tensor Voting Accelerated by Graphics Processing Units (GPU) (Abstract)

Gerard Medioni , University of Southern California
Changki Min , University of Southern California
pp. 1103-1106

Blind Image Steganalysis Based on Statistical Analysis of Empirical Matrix (Abstract)

Xiaochuan Chen , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O.Box 2728, Beijing
Yunhong Wang , Beihang University, China
Lei Guo , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O.Box 2728, Beijing
Tieniu Tan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.O.Box 2728, Beijing
pp. 1107-1110

GMM-based SVM for face recognition (Abstract)

Herve BREDIN , CNRS-LTCI, GET-ENST, Paris , France
Najim DEHAK , CNRS-LTCI, GET-ENST, Paris , France
Gerard CHOLLET , CNRS-LTCI, GET-ENST, Paris , France
pp. 1111-1114

Omnidirectional Vision Tracking with Particle Filter (Abstract)

Jaime Ortegon-Aguilar , CINVESTAV Unidad Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.
Eduardo Bayro-Corrochano , CINVESTAV Unidad Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.
pp. 1115-1118

Face Recognition by Expression-Driven Sketch Graph Matching (Abstract)

Jiebo Luo , Kodak Research Laboratories Eastman Kodak Company Rochester, NY
Zijian Xu , University of California at Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
pp. 1119-1122

Multi-view-based Cooperative Tracking of Multiple Human Objects in Cluttered Scenes (Abstract)

Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing-Hua University Hsin-Chu, Taiwan
Kuo-Chin Lien , National Tsing-Hua University Hsin-Chu, Taiwan
pp. 1123-1126

Tracking a Variable Number of Human Groups in Video Using Probability Hypothesis Density (Abstract)

Wei-Min Huang , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Jian-Kang Wu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Ashraf A. Kassim , National Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Ya-Dong Wang , National Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 1127-1130

A Similarity Measure Based on Hausdorff Distance for Human Face Recognition (Abstract)

Zengfu Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei,Anhui,China
Yuankui Hu , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei,Anhui,China
pp. 1131-1134

Comparison of Similarity Measures for Trajectory Clustering in Outdoor Surveillance Scenes (Abstract)

Kaiqi Huang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Tieniu Tan , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Zhang Zhang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 1135-1138

Face Recognition under Varying Lighting Based on the Probabilistic Model of Gabor Phase (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , Graduate School, CAS, No.19, Yuquan Road,Beijing, 100039, China
Wen Gao , Graduate School, CAS, No.19, Yuquan Road,Beijing, 100039, China
Laiyun Qing , Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, No.6 Kexueyuan South Road, Beijing, 100080, China
Shiguang Shan , Graduate School, CAS, No.19, Yuquan Road,Beijing, 100039, China
pp. 1139-1142

Finding Symmetry Plane of 3D Face Shape (Abstract)

Yipeng Qi , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China
Zhaohui Wu , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China
Gang Pan , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China
Yueming Wang , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China
pp. 1143-1146

A Low-dimensional Illumination Space Representation of Human Faces for Arbitrary Lighting Conditions (Abstract)

Zengfu Wang , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei,Anhui,China
Yuankui Hu , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei,Anhui,China
pp. 1147-1150

Automatic Texture Synthesis for Face Recognition from Single Views (Abstract)

Xiaozheng Zhang , Griffith University, Australia
Yongsheng Gao , Griffith University, Australia
Maylor K.H. Leung , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 1151-1154

A Real-life Test of Face Recognition System for Dialogue Interface Robot in Ubiquitous Environments (Abstract)

Fumihiko SAKAUE , Okayama University, Japan
Makoto KOBAYASHI , Okayama University, Japan
Takeshi SHAKUNAGA , Okayama University, Japan
Tsuyoshi MIGITA , Okayama University, Japan
pp. 1155-1160

Unusual Event Detection via Multi-camera Video Mining (Abstract)

Don Kimber , Fuji-Xerox Palo Alto Laboratory Inc., Palo Alto, CA
Hanning Zhou , Amazon.com, Inc., Seattle, WA
pp. 1161-1166

Robust vehicle detection based on shadow classification (Abstract)

Deaho Lee , Kyung Hee University, Korea
Youngtae Park , Kyung Hee University, Korea
pp. 1167-1170

Real-Time Detection of Anomalous Objects in Dynamic Scene (Abstract)

Shinsaku HIURA , Osaka University, Japan
Kosuke SATO , Osaka University, Japan
Satoshi KAWABATA , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 1171-1174

A Comparison of Pixel, Edge andWavelet Features for Face Detection using a Semi-Naive Bayesian Classifier (Abstract)

J. Ross Beveridge , Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO, USA
Jilmil Saraf , Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO, USA
Ben Randall , Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 1175-1178

3D Face Recognition using Normal Sphere and General Fourier Descriptor (Abstract)

Andrea F. Abate , University of Salerno, Italy
Daniel Riccio , University of Salerno, Italy
Michele Nappi , University of Salerno, Italy
Gabriele Sabatino , University of Salerno, Italy
pp. 1183-1186

A Viewpoint Invariant Approach for Crowd Counting (Abstract)

Hai Tao , University of California, Santa Cruz
Doug Gray , University of California, Santa Cruz
Dan Kong , University of California, Santa Cruz
pp. 1187-1190

Face Alignment Using Segmentation and a Combined AAM in a PTZ Camera (Abstract)

Hyeran Byun , Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Jung-Ho Ahn , Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Kwontaeg Choi , Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
pp. 1191-1194

New Experiments on ICP-Based 3D Face Recognition and Authentication (Abstract)

Boulbaba Ben Amor , Ecole Centrale de Lyon LIRIS Laboratory, CNRS, France
Mohsen Ardabilian , Ecole Centrale de Lyon LIRIS Laboratory, CNRS, France
Liming Chen , Ecole Centrale de Lyon LIRIS Laboratory, CNRS, France
pp. 1195-1199

Improving evidential quality of surveillance imagery through active face tracking (Abstract)

Andrew D. Bagdanov , Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
Walter Nunziati , Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
Alberto del Bimbo , Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
pp. 1200-1203

ViSE: Visual Search Engine Using Multiple Networked Cameras (Abstract)

N. Hagita , ATR, Japan
I. Kitahara , Univ. of Tsukuba, Japan
A. K. Jain , Michigan State Univ., USA
U. Park , Michigan State Univ., USA
K. Kogure , ATR, Japan
pp. 1204-1207
Late Posters

Fusion Algorithm for Locally Arranged Linear Models (Abstract)

Gerald Sommer , Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany.
Florian Hoppe , Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany.
pp. 1208-1211

Combining global and local classifiers with Bayesian network (Abstract)

Leonardo Nogueira Matos , Federal University of Sergipe, Brazil
Joao Marques de Carvalho , Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil
pp. 1212-1215

Perceptual Knowledge Extraction Using Bayesian Networks of Salient Image Objects (Abstract)

Marek B. Zaremba , University of Quebec in Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
Roman M. Palenichka , University of Quebec in Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
pp. 1216-1219

Classification Using the Local Probabilistic Centers of k-Nearest Neighbors (Abstract)

Yun Wen Chen , Fudan University, Shanghai, 200433, P.R. China
Bo Yu Li , Fudan University, Shanghai, 200433, P.R. China
pp. 1220-1223

Graph Matching using Commute Time Spanning Trees (Abstract)

Huaijun Qiu , University of York Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
pp. 1224-1227

Graph-based transformation manifolds for invariant pattern recognition with kernel methods (Abstract)

Alexei Pozdnoukhov , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Martigny, CH-1920, Switzerland
Samy Bengio , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Martigny, CH-1920, Switzerland
pp. 1228-1231

Feature Selection based on the Bhattacharyya Distance (Abstract)

Guorong Xuan , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Xiuming Zhu , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Peiqi Chai , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Zhenping Zhang , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Dongdong Fu , New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
Yun Q. Shi , New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
pp. 1232-1235

Learning an Optimal Naive Bayes Classifier (Abstract)

Miriam Martinez-Arroyo , Instituto Tecnologico de Acapulco, Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico
L. Enrique Sucar , INAOE Tonantzintla, Puebla, Mexico
pp. 1236-1239

Benefits of Separable, Multilinear Discriminant Classification (Abstract)

Christian Bauckhage , Deutsche Telekom Laboratories 10587 Berlin, Germany
Thomas Kaster , Bielefeld University, Germany
pp. 1240-1243

A Global Geometric Approach for Image Clustering (Abstract)

Zhongzhi Shi , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Sulan Zhang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhiyong Zhang , Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Chunqi Shi , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 1244-1247

Patterns of Co-Linear Equidistant Letter Sequences and Verses (Abstract)

Nachum Bombach , Economist Certified Public Accountant Ramat Gan, Israel
Harold Gans , U.S. Department of Defense Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, U.S.A.
pp. 1248-1250
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