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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
Introduction
Thu-O-I-1a: Range Data Analysis

Accurate 3D Scanning of Swaying Human Body Parts by One Projection Based on OIMP Technique (Abstract)

Cunwei Lu , Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
Genki Cho , Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 1-4

Recognition of Building Roof Facets by Merging Aerial Images and 3D Lidar Data in a Hierarchical Segmentation Framework (Abstract)

Marc Pierrot-Deseilligny , Institut Geographique National - Laboratoire MATIS, France
Michel Roux , GET-Telecom Paris - URA 820 LTCI - Departement TSI, Paris, France
Frederic Bretar , Institut Geographique National - Laboratoire MATIS, France
pp. 5-8

Multimodal Range Image Segmentation by Curve Grouping (Abstract)

Pavel Zid , Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
Michal Haindl , Academy of Sciences CR, 182 08 Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 9-12

Discontinuity-Based Simplification of Free Form Surface From a Range Image (Abstract)

Guoqiang Fei , University of Wales
Longzhuang Li , Texas A & M University, Corpus Christi, TX
Baogang Wei , Zhejiang University, China
Yonghuai Liu , University of Wales, Aberystwyth
pp. 13-16

Flag Guided Integration of Multiple Registered Range Images (Abstract)

Hong Zhou , University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
Yonghuai Liu , University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
pp. 17-20

Adaptive Feature Integration for Segmentation of 3D Data by Unsupervised Density Estimation (Abstract)

Umberto Castellani , University of Verona, Italy
Marco Cristani , University of Verona, Italy
Vittorio Murino , University of Verona, Italy
pp. 21-24
Thu-O-I-1b: Texture Analysis

Fast Synthesis of Dynamic Colour Textures (Abstract)

Jiri Filip , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Michal Haindl , Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Dmitry Chetverikov , Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
pp. 25-28

Multiscale Blob Features for Gray Scale, Rotation and Spatial Scale Invariant Texture Classification (Abstract)

Qi Xu , Fudan Univ., Shanghai, P.R. China
Yan Qiu Chen , Fudan Univ., Shanghai, P.R. China
pp. 29-32

3D Texture Classification Using the Belief Net of a Segmentation Tree (Abstract)

Narendra Ahuja , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.
Sinisa Todorovic , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.
pp. 33-36
Thu-O-I-2a: Image Segmentation I

Self-Validated and Spatially Coherent Clustering with Net-Structured MRF and Graph Cuts (Abstract)

Zhi-Qiang Liu , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Wei Feng , City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
pp. 37-40

Object localization/segmentation using generic shape priors (Abstract)

Axel Pinz , Graz University of Technology, Austria
Michael Fussenegger , Graz University of Technology, Austria
Andreas Opelt , Graz University of Technology, Austria
pp. 41-44

Automatic Object-of-Interest segmentation from natural images (Abstract)

Jae-Yeal Nam , Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea
Byoung Chul Ko , Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea
pp. 45-48

Better Foreground Segmentation for Static Cameras via New Energy Form and Dynamic Graph-cut (Abstract)

Zhenjiang Miao , Beijing Jiaotong University
Baozong Yuan , Beijing Jiaotong University
Yunda Sun , Beijing Jiaotong University
Chengkai Wan , Beijing Jiaotong University
pp. 49-52
Thu-O-I-2b: Image and Feature Analyis

Contrast Context Histogram - A Discriminating Local Descriptor for Image Matching (Abstract)

Chu-Song Chen , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Pau-Choo Chung , National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Chun-Rong Huang , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 53-56

Global-to-Local Non-Rigid Shape Registration (Abstract)

Hui Chen , University of California, Riverside, California
Bir Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, California
pp. 57-60

Description of Local Singularities for Image Registration (Abstract)

Christophe Laurent , France Telecom - RO&SI/DSIS/SIFAC, France
Julien Ros , France Telecom R&D - TECH/IRIS/CIM, France
pp. 61-64

Perspective Symmetry Invariant and Its Applications (Abstract)

Shuicheng Yan , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Tianqiang Yuan , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Xiaoou Tang , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
pp. 65-68

Reconciling Landmarks and Level Sets (Abstract)

Pierre Maurel , Odyssee Laboratory, ENS, Paris, France
Renaud Keriven , Odyssee Laboratory, ENPC, Marne-la-Valle, France
Olivier Faugeras , Odyssee Laboratory, INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France
pp. 69-72
Thu-O-I-3a: Illumination and Feature Analysis

Moving cast shadows detection based on ratio edge (Abstract)

Xiang Zhong Fang , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Wei Zhang , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Xiaokang Yang , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
pp. 73-76

A New Approach to Automated Retinal Vessel Segmentation Using Multiscale Analysis (Abstract)

Lei Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University KLN, Hong Kong
Qin Li , Hong Kong Polytechnic University KLN, Hong Kong
Prabir Bhattacharya , Concordia University Quebec, Canada
David Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University KLN, Hong Kong
pp. 77-80

Computation of Rotation Local Invariant Features using the Integral Image for Real Time Object Detection (Abstract)

Michael Villamizar , Institut de Robotica i Informatica Industrial, CSIC-UPC
Juan Andrade-Cetto , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Alberto Sanfeliu , Institut de Robotica i Informatica Industrial, CSIC-UPC
pp. 81-85

Estimating Cast Shadows using SFS and Class-based Surface Completion (Abstract)

Edwin R. Hancock , University of York,York, YO10 5DD, UK
William A. P. Smith , University of York,York, YO10 5DD, UK
pp. 86-90

Estimation of Dynamic Light Changes in Outdoor Scenes Without the use of Calibration Objects (Abstract)

Mikkel Sandberg Andersen , Aalborg University. DK-9220 Aalborg, Denmark
Tommy Jensen , Aalborg University. DK-9220 Aalborg, Denmark
Claus B. Madsen , Aalborg University. DK-9220 Aalborg, Denmark
pp. 91-94
Thu-O-I-3b: Image Segmentation II

A Statistical Assembled Model for Segmentation of Entire 3D Vasculature (Abstract)

Jun Feng , Northwest University, China
Horace H. S. Ip , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 95-98

Analysis of Ramp Discontinuity Model for Multiscale Image Segmentation (Abstract)

Narendra Ahuja , University of Illinois, Urbana
Himanshu Arora , University of Illinois, Urbana
pp. 99-103

Forest Extension of Error Correcting Output Codes and Boosted Landmarks (Abstract)

Petia Radeva , CVC, Computer Science Department, UAB Campus UAB, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
Oriol Pujol , Matematica Aplicada i Analisi UB, Gran Via 585, 08007, Barcelona, Spain
Sergio Escalera , CVC, Computer Science Department, UAB Campus UAB, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
pp. 104-107

A New Hierarchical Image Segmentation Method (Abstract)

Xiaojun Du , Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
Tien D. Bui , Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
pp. 108-112

Finding Text in Natural Scenes by Figure-Ground Segmentation (Abstract)

James Coughlan , Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94115 USA
Huiying Shen , Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94115 USA
pp. 113-118
Thu-O-II-1a: Pattern Classification III

Linear model combining by optimizing the Area under the ROC curve (Abstract)

David M.J. Tax , Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Robert P.W. Duin , Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
pp. 119-122

Precision-recall operating characteristic (P-ROC) curves in imprecise environments (Abstract)

Thomas C.W. Landgrebe , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Robert P.W. Duin , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Pavel Paclik , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 123-127

Reliable Video Clock Time Recognition (Abstract)

Xin Yan , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Yiqun Li , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Xinguo Yu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Kong Wah Wan , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Changsheng Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
pp. 128-131

Metric tree partitioning and Taylor approximation for fast support vector classification (Abstract)

Arnold W. M. Smeulders , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Thang V. Pham , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
pp. 132-135

Robust Multiclass Ensemble Classifiers via Symmetric Functions (Abstract)

Patrice Lefaucheur , Universite Antilles-Guyane, France
Richard Nock , Universite Antilles-Guyane, France
pp. 136-139

Mixing spectral representations of graphs (Abstract)

David White , University of York, UK
Richard C. Wilson , University of York, UK
pp. 140-144
Thu-O-II-1b: Finger, Palm and Iris Recognition

Multiscale Feature Extraction of Finger-Vein Patterns Based on Curvelets and Local Interconnection Structure Neural Network (Abstract)

Zhongbo Zhang , Jilin University, Changchun 130012, China
Xiao Han , Jilin University, Changchun 130012, China
Siliang Ma , Jilin University, Changchun 130012, China
pp. 145-148

Hierarchical Identification of Palmprint using Line-based Hough Transform (Abstract)

Maylor K.H. Leung , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Fang Li , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 149-152
Thu-O-II-2a: Information Retrieval

Content-Based Image Retrieval: on theWay to Object Features (Abstract)

Guillaume Ryder , LIRIS - UMR 5205 CNRS, France
Atilla Baskurt , LIRIS - UMR 5205 CNRS, France
Bruno Tellez , LIRIS - UMR 5205 CNRS, France
Nicolas Zlatoff , LIRIS - UMR 5205 CNRS, France
pp. 153-156

Content-Based Audio Classification Using Support Vector Machines and Independent Component Analysis (Abstract)

Wai-He Kuok , National Cheng Kung University
Kun-Ting Jian , National Cheng Kung University
Jia-Ching Wang , National Cheng Kung University
Cai-Bei Lin , National Cheng Kung University
Jhing-Fa Wang , National Cheng Kung University
pp. 157-160

Texture Image Retrieval Using Novel Non-separable Filter Banks Based on Centrally Symmetric Matrices (Abstract)

Yun Xue , Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Yuan Yan Tang , Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Patrick Wang , Northeastern University Boston, USA
Xinge You , Hubei University, China
Zhenyu He , Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
pp. 161-164

Adaptive Discriminant Projection for Content-based Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Qi Tian , University of Texas at San Antonio
Jie Yu , University of Texas at San Antonio
pp. 165-168

Efficient Region Based Indexing and Retrieval for Images with Elastic Bucket Tries (Abstract)

Suman Karthik , International Institute Of Tehcnology Hyderabad, India
C.V. Jawahar , International Institute Of Tehcnology Hyderabad, India
pp. 169-172
Thu-O-II-2b: Pattern Representation and Transformation I

3-D Surface Moment Invariants (Abstract)

Dong Xu , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Hua Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 173-176

Blind Phase-Amplitude Modulation Classification with Unknown Phase Offset (Abstract)

Asoke K. Nandi , University of Liverpool, UK
M. L. Dennis Wong , Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak, Malaysia
pp. 177-180

1D-PCA, 2D-PCA to nD-PCA (Abstract)

Hongchuan Yu , University of Western Australia, Perth, WA6009, Australia
Mohammed Bennamoun , University of Western Australia, Perth, WA6009, Australia
pp. 181-184

A New Objective Function for Ensemble Selection in Random Subspaces (Abstract)

Alceu Jr. de Souza Britto , Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, PR 80215-901, Curitiba, Brazil
Albert Hung-Ren Ko , University of Quebec, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 1K3, Canada
Robert Sabourin , University of Quebec, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 1K3, Canada
pp. 185-188
Thu-O-II-3a: Pattern Representation and Transformation II

Building Connected Neighborhood Graphs for Locally Linear Embedding (Abstract)

Li Yang , Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo
pp. 194-197

Building a Multi-Modal Thesaurus from Annotated Images (Abstract)

Hichem Frigui , CECS Dept. University of louisville
Joshua Caudill , CECS Dept. University of louisville
pp. 198-201

Locally Multidimensional Scaling for Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction (Abstract)

Li Yang , Western Michigan University,Kalamazoo
pp. 202-205

Invariant Features for 3D-Data based on Group Integration using Directional Information and Spherical Harmonic Expansion (Abstract)

M. Reisert , University of Freiburg, 79110 Freiburg i. Br., Germany
H. Burkhardt , University of Freiburg, 79110 Freiburg i. Br., Germany
pp. 206-209

Combining Dichotomizers for MAP Field Classification (Abstract)

George Nagy , DocLab, ECSE, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
Srinivas Andra , DocLab, ECSE, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
pp. 210-214

Epipolar Geometry from Two Correspondences (Abstract)

Ondrej Chum , CTU in Prague, Czech Republic
Jiri Matas , CTU in Prague, Czech Republic
Michal Perdoch , CTU in Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 215-219
Thu-O-II-3b: Kernel Methods

A Convolution Edit Kernel for Error-tolerant Graph Matching (Abstract)

Michel Neuhaus , University of Bern, Switzerland
Horst Bunke , University of Bern, Switzerland
pp. 220-223

String Kernels for Matching Seriated Graphs (Abstract)

Hang Yu , University of York, UK
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York, UK
pp. 224-228

A Kernel-based Discrimination Framework for Solving Hypothesis Testing Problems with Application to Speaker Verification (Abstract)

Ruei-Chuan Chang , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Wei-Ho Tsai , National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Yi-Hsiang Chao , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Hsin-Min Wang , Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 229-232

On Kernel Selection in Relevance Vector Machines Using Stability Principle (Abstract)

Vasiliev Oleg , Moscow State University, Russia
Kropotov Dmitry , Moscow State University, Russia
Ptashko Nikita , Moscow State University, Russia
Vetrov Dmitry , Moscow State University, Russia
pp. 233-236

Kernel Procrustes (Abstract)

Isaac Martin de Diego , University Rey Juan Carlos, Mostoles, Madrid, Spain
Alberto Munoz , University Rey Juan Carlos, Mostoles, Madrid, Spain
pp. 237-240
Thu-P-III-1: Audio and Video Processing

Multi-SNR GMMs-Based Noise-Robust Speaker Verification Using 1/fa Noises (Abstract)

Liping YANG , ChongQing University, ChongQing 400044, China
Weiguo GONG , ChongQing University, ChongQing 400044, China
pp. 241-244

Multi-lingual Phoneme Recognition and Language Identification Using Phonotactic Information (Abstract)

Eric H.C. Choi , ATP Research Laboratory National ICT Australia, Sydney, Australia
Eliathamby Ambikairajah , University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Liang Wang , University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
pp. 245-248

Unifying Background Models over Complex Audio using Entropy (Abstract)

Geoff West , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, 6845, W. Australia
Simon Moncrieff , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, 6845, W. Australia
Svetha Venkatesh , Curtin University of Technology, Perth, 6845, W. Australia
pp. 249-253

Combining Cepstral and Prosodic Features in Language Identification (Abstract)

Eliathamby Ambikairajah , UNSW, Australia
Bo Yin , UNSW, Australia
Fang Chen , National ICT Australia Ltd., Australia
pp. 254-257

Switching Auxiliary Chains for Speech Recognition based on Dynamic Bayesian Networks (Abstract)

Hui Lin , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Zhijian Ou , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
pp. 258-261

LDV Remote Voice Acquisition and Enhancement (Abstract)

Ming Liu , UIUC, Urbana, IL
Weihong Li , Graduate Center, CUNY, NY
Zhigang Zhu , City College, CUNY, NY
Thomas S. Huang , UIUC, Urbana, IL
pp. 262-265

Speaker Verification Using A Novel Set of Dynamic Features (Abstract)

Julien Epps , National ICT Australia (NICTA), Australian Technology Park, Eveleigh 1430, Australia
Mohaddeseh Nosratighods , University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
Eliathamby Ambikairajah , University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
pp. 266-269

NDFT-based Audio Watermarking Scheme with High Security (Abstract)

Jia-shu Zhang , Information Processing Southwest Jiaotong University, China
Hong-jie He , Information Processing Southwest Jiaotong University, China
Ling Xie , Information Processing Southwest Jiaotong University, China
pp. 270-273

Intelligibility of Children with Cleft Lip and Palate: Evaluation by Speech Recognition Techniques (Abstract)

Christian Hacker , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Andreas Maier , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Elmar Noth , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Tino Haderlein , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Emeka Nkenke , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Maria Schuster , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
Frank Rosanowski , Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
pp. 274-277

Speech Separation from Background of Music Based on Single-channel Recording (Abstract)

Xue-Cheng Jin , University of Science and Technology of China
Zeng-Fu Wang , University of Science and Technology of China
pp. 278-281

Phoneme segmentation of speech (Abstract)

Richard C. Wilson , University of York, UK
Bartosz Zioko , University of York, UK
Suresh Manandhar , University of York, UK
pp. 282-285

A Bayesian Predictive Method for Automatic Speech Segmentation (Abstract)

Ming Liu , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thomas S. Huang , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 290-293

Efficient Gaussian Mixture for Speech Recognition (Abstract)

Leila , GET-ENST/CNRS-LTCI, France
Gerard Chollet , GET-ENST/CNRS-LTCI, France
pp. 294-297

A Two-level Method for Unsupervised Speaker-based Audio Segmentation (Abstract)

Shilei Zhang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Bo Xu , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Shuwu Zhang , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 298-301

Classification of Audio Signals in All-Night Sleep Studies (Abstract)

Wen-Hung Liao , National Cheng Chi University, Taipei, Taiwan
Yi-Syuan Su , National Cheng Chi University, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 302-305

Directly Modeling of Correlation Matrices for GMM in Speaker Identification (Abstract)

Zhiqiang Yao , University of Science and Technology of China
Xi Zhou , University of Science and Technology of China
Yanlu Xie , University of Science and Technology of China
Minghui Liu , University of Science and Technology of China
Beiqian Dai , University of Science and Technology of China
pp. 306-309

Improved Two-stage Wiener Filter for Robust Speaker Identification (Abstract)

Beiqian Dai , University of Science and Technology of China
Minghui Liu , University of Science and Technology of China
Zhiqiang Yao , University of Science and Technology of China
Yanlu Xie , University of Science and Technology of China
pp. 310-313

A New Hybrid GMM/SVM for Speaker Verification (Abstract)

Minghui Liu , University of Science and Technology of China
Yanlu Xie , University of Science and Technology of China
Zhiqiang Yao , University of Science and Technology of China
Beiqian Dai , University of Science and Technology of China
pp. 314-317

An UBM-Based Reference Space for Speaker Recognition (Abstract)

Zhenchun Lei , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.China
Yingchun Yang , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.China
Zhaohui Wu , Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.China
pp. 318-321

Real-time Sound Source Localization Based on Audiovisual Frequency Integration (Abstract)

Tokuo Tsuji , Hiroshima University, Japan
Idaku Ishii , Hiroshima University, Japan
Kenkichi Yamamoto , Hiroshima University, Japan
pp. 322-325

Mixture of Support Vector Machines for HMM based Speech Recognition (Abstract)

Martin Schaffoner , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany
Andreas Wendemuth , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany
Edin Andelic , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany
Sven E. Kruger , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany
Marcel Katz , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany
pp. 326-329

Estimating the Optimal Quantization Parameter in H.264 (Abstract)

Gergely Csaszar , Pannon University, Veszpr?m, Hungary
Laszlo Cz? , Pannon University, Veszpr?m, Hungary
Attila Licsar , Pannon University, Veszpr?m, Hungary
pp. 330-333

A Fast Mode Decision Method for H.264/AVC Using the Spatial-Temporal Prediction Scheme (Abstract)

Cheng-Chang Lien , Chung Hua University, Taiwan
Chung-Ping Yu , Chung Hua University, Taiwan
pp. 334-337

High-resolution Video Generation Using Morphing (Abstract)

Toru Matsunobu , Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Masahiko Yachida , Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Yoshio Iwai , Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Hajime Nagahara , Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Toshiya Suzuki , Eizoh Co. Ltd., Amagasaki, Hyogo, 661-0002, Japan
pp. 338-341

Super-resolution Restoration of Facial Images in Video (Abstract)

Bir Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, California 92521, USA
Jiangang Yu , University of California, Riverside, California 92521, USA
pp. 342-345

A Psychological Adaptive Model For Video Analysis (Abstract)

B. Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, CA
N. Ghosh , University of California, Riverside, CA
pp. 346-349

Reconstruction of 3D Face Model from Single Shading Image Based on Anatomical Database (Abstract)

Masaaki Mochimaru , Digital Human RC, AIST, Japan
Kaori Yoshiki , Keio University, Yokohama 223-8522, Japan
Hideo Saito , Keio University, Yokohama 223-8522, Japan
pp. 350-353

Real-Time Multi-View Face Detection and Pose Estimation in Video Stream (Abstract)

Yanghua Liu , Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.China
Guangyou Xu , Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.China
Linmi Tao , Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.China
Yan Wang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.China
pp. 354-357

Novel DCT and DWT based Watermarking Techniques for Digital Images (Abstract)

Shikha Tripathi , Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani Rajasthan, India.
R.C. Jain , Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani Rajasthan, India.
V. Gayatri , HP LABS, Bangalore, India.
pp. 358-361
Thu-O-II-1b: Finger, Palm and Iris Recognition

Analysis and Improvement of An Iris Identification Algorithm (Abstract)

Jun Li , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Zhenquan Zhuang , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Bin Li , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Peng Yao , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Xueyi Ye , University of Scientist & Technology of China
pp. 362-365

Iris Localization via Pulling and Pushing (Abstract)

Tieniu Tan , Institute of Automation,Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhaofeng He , Institute of Automation,Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhenan Sun , Institute of Automation,Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 366-369

Cancelable Biometrics: A Case Study in Fingerprints (Abstract)

Nalini Ratha , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY
Sharat Chikkerur , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Jonathan Connell , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY
Ruud M. Bolle , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY
pp. 370-373

A Novel Fingerprint Matching Scheme Based on Local Structure Compatibility (Abstract)

Jufu Feng , Peking University, China
Zhen Song , Peking University, China
Xiaoguang Chen , Peking University, China
Yansong Feng , Peking University, China
pp. 374-377
Invited Paper

Most minutiae-based matching algorithms confront (Abstract)

Luca Lombardi , Universita di Pravia, Italy
Virginio Cantoni , Universita di Pravia, Italy
Paolo Lombardi , Universita di Pravia, Italy
pp. 378-385
Thu-O-IV-1: Smart Sensors

Full-View Spherical Image Camera (Abstract)

Shigang Li , Iwate University,Japan
pp. 386-390

Video Mosaicing for Curved Documents Based on Structure from Motion (Abstract)

Masayuki Kanbara , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, Japan
Naokazu Yokoya , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, Japan
Sei Ikeda , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, Japan
Noboru Nakajima , NEC Corporation, 8916-47 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, 630-0101, Japan
Akihiko Iketani , NEC Corporation, 8916-47 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, 630-0101, Japan
Tomokazu Sato , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, Japan
pp. 391-396

Motion-Based Handwriting Recognition for Mobile Interaction (Abstract)

Janne Heikkila , University of Oulu, Finland
Pekka Sangi , University of Oulu, Finland
Jari Hannuksela , University of Oulu, Finland
pp. 397-400
Thu-P-IV-1: Biometrics

Fingerprint Minutiae Matching Based on Coordinate System Bank and Global Optimum Alignment (Abstract)

Weimin Chen , Chongqing University, China
Wei Wang , Chongqing University, China
Jianwei Li , Chongqing University, China
pp. 401-404

A Method for the Identification of Noisy Regions in Normalized Iris Images (Abstract)

Hugo Proenca , Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal
Luis A. Alexandre , Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal
pp. 405-408

A Hierarchical Palmprint Identification Method Using Hand Geometry and Grayscale Distribution Features (Abstract)

Zhengding Qiu , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, P.R. China
Jie Wu , Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, 100044, P.R. China
pp. 409-412

Fingerprint Registration Using Minutia Clusters and Centroid Structure 1 (Abstract)

DeQun Zhao , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, P.R.China
Fei Su , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, P.R.China
An-ni Cai , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, P.R.China
pp. 413-416

Fingerprint Matching With Rotation-Descriptor Texture Features (Abstract)

Jianjiang Feng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Zhengyu Ouyang , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Fei Su , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Anni Cai , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
pp. 417-420

A Shunting Inhibitory Convolutional Neural Network for Gender Classification (Abstract)

Fok Hing Chi Tivive , University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, AUSTRALIA.
Abdesselam Bouzerdoum , University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, AUSTRALIA.
pp. 421-424

A Novel Human Gait Recognition Method by Segmenting and Extracting the Region Variance Feature (Abstract)

Yanmei Chai , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, 710072, P.R. China
Qing Wang , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, 710072, P.R. China
Jingping Jia , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, 710072, P.R. China
Rongchun Zhao , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, 710072, P.R. China
pp. 425-428

An Anatomy of IrisCode for Precise Phase Representation (Abstract)

Adams Kong , University of Waterloo, Canada
Mohamed Kamel , University of Waterloo, Canada
David Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
pp. 429-432

Fingerprint Indexing Using Ridge Invariants (Abstract)

Anni Cai , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Jianjiang Feng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
pp. 433-436

Ear Recognition by means of a Rotation Invariant Descriptor (Abstract)

Andrea F. abate , Universit?a di Salerno, 84084 Fisciano
Daniel Riccio , Universit?a di Salerno, 84084 Fisciano
Michele Nappi , Universit?a di Salerno, 84084 Fisciano
Stefano Ricciardi , Universit?a di Salerno, 84084 Fisciano
pp. 437-440

A Framework for Evaluating the Effect of View Angle, Clothing and Carrying Condition on Gait Recognition (Abstract)

Shiqi Yu , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Daoliang Tan , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Tieniu Tan , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 441-444

Does EigenPalm work? A System and Evaluation Perspective (Abstract)

David Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Adams Kong , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
King-Hong Cheung , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Mohamed Kamel , University of Waterloo, Canada
Jane You , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
pp. 445-448

Estimation of User Specific Parameters in One-class Problems (Abstract)

Sylvain Hocquet , Universite Francois-Rabelais de Tours, France
Jean-Yves Ramel , Universite Francois-Rabelais de Tours, France
Hubert Carbot , Universite Francois-Rabelais de Tours, France
pp. 449-452

Gait Recognition Using Fractal Scale and Wavelet Moments (Abstract)

Li Cui , Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Hua Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Matti Pietikainen , University of Oulu, Finland
Guoying Zhao , University of Oulu, Finland
pp. 453-456

Kernel Fisher Discriminant Analysis for Palmprint Recognition (Abstract)

Qiuqi Ruan , University, Beijing 100044, P.R. China
Yanxia Wang , University, Beijing 100044, P.R. China
pp. 457-460

Iris Recognition Algorithm Using Modified Log-Gabor Filters (Abstract)

Xueyi Ye , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Jun Li , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Bin Li , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Peng Yao , University of Scientist & Technology of China
Zhenquan Zhuang , University of Scientist & Technology of China
pp. 461-464

Biometric Identification of Mice (Abstract)

Jens Cameron , DiLab, Scheelevagen 18, SE-223 63 Lund, Sweden
Christina Jacobson , AstraZeneca R&D, Scheelevagen 2, SE-221 87 Lund, Sweden
Thorsteinn Rognvaldsson , Halmstad University, Sweden
Kenneth Nilsson , Halmstad University, Sweden
pp. 465-468

Multi-View Active Shape Model with Robust Parameter Estimation (Abstract)

Haizhou Ai , Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, China
Li Zhang , Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, China
pp. 469-468

Quality-based Score Level Fusion in Multibiometric Systems (Abstract)

Karthik Nandakumar , Michigan State University
Anil K. Jain , Michigan State University
Yi Chen , Michigan State University
Sarat C. Dass , Michigan State University
pp. 473-476

Pores and Ridges: Fingerprint Matching Using Level 3 Features (Abstract)

Anil Jain , Michigan State University
Yi Chen , Michigan State University
Meltem Demirkus , Michigan State University
pp. 477-480

Robust Eye Detection under Active Infrared Illumination (Abstract)

Shuyan Zhao , Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
Rolf-Rainer Grigat , Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
pp. 481-484

Fingerprint Representation and Matching in Ridge Coordinate System (Abstract)

Jianjiang Feng , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Anni Cai , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
pp. 485-488

Iris Recognition Based on DLDA (Abstract)

Chengqiang Liu , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, ChengDu 610054, China
Mei Xie , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, ChengDu 610054, China
pp. 489-492

Multi-Biometrics Fusion for Identity Verification (Abstract)

Chang Shu , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
pp. 493-496

The New Focal Point Localization Algorithm for Fingerprint Registration (Abstract)

Kittiwat Suppasriwasuseth , Kasetsart University, Jatujak, Bangkok, 10900, Thailand
Suksan Jirachawang , Kasetsart University, Jatujak, Bangkok, 10900, Thailand
Vutipong Areekul , Kasetsart University, Jatujak, Bangkok, 10900, Thailand
pp. 497-500

Ear Recognition using Improved Non-Negative Matrix Factorization (Abstract)

Zhi-chun Mu , University of Science and Technology Beijing
Li Yuan , University of Science and Technology Beijing
Yu Zhang , University of Science and Technology Beijing
Ke Liu , National Natural Science Foundation of China
pp. 501-504

Automatic Iris Segmentation Based on Local Areas (Abstract)

GuangZhu Xu , Lanzhou Univeristy, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730000,P.R. China
YiDe Ma , Lanzhou Univeristy, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730000,P.R. China
ZaiFeng Zhang , Lanzhou Univeristy, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730000,P.R. China
pp. 505-508

Off-line Signature Verification based on the Modified Direction Feature (Abstract)

Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy , Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
Stephane Armand , Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
Michael Blumenstein , Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
pp. 509-512

Cryptographic Key Generation from Biometric Data Using Lattice Mapping (Abstract)

Wanqing Li , University of Wollongong, Australia
Ce Zhan , University of Wollongong, Australia
Gang Zheng , University of Wollongong, Australia
pp. 513-516

An Off-line Chinese Writer Retrieval System Based on Text-sensitive Writer Identification (Abstract)

Xin Li , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, PR China
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, PR China
Xianliang Wang , Tsinghua University Beijing 100084, PR China
pp. 517-520

Fingerprint Representation Using Localized Texture Features (Abstract)

Sharat Chikkerur , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ruud Bolle , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY, USA
Alan Jea , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY, USA
Sharath Pankanti , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY, USA
Nalini Ratha , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Hawthorne, NY, USA
pp. 521-524

Fingerprint Matching Method Using Minutiae Clustering and Warping (Abstract)

Dongjin Kwon , School of EIE, Hankuk Univ. of F. S., Yongin, 449-791, Korea
Il Dong Yun , School of EIE, Hankuk Univ. of F. S., Yongin, 449-791, Korea
Sang Uk Lee , School of EIE, Hankuk Univ. of F. S., Yongin, 449-791, Korea
Duck Hoon Kim , Institute for RIS, Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
pp. 525-528

Feature Fusion of Face and Gait for Human Recognition at a Distance in Video (Abstract)

Xiaoli Zhou , University of California, Riverside, California 92521, USA
Bir Bhanu , University of California, Riverside, California 92521, USA
pp. 529-532

Hipprint Person Identification and Behavior Analys (Abstract)

Jun Toyama , Hokkaido University, Japan
Masafumi Yamada , Hokkaido University, Japan
Hidetoshi Nonaka , Hokkaido University, Japan
Mineichi Kudo , Hokkaido University, Japan
pp. 533-536

Biometrics based Asymmetric Cryptosystem Design Using Modified Fuzzy Vault Scheme (Abstract)

Santanu Chaudhury , Electrical Engg. Department, IIT Delhi
Abhishek Nagar , Mathematics Department, IIT Delhi
pp. 537-540

Fusion of Chaotic Measure Into a New Hybrid Face-Gait System for Human Recognition (Abstract)

Surendra Ranganath , University of Singapore
Tracey K. M. Lee , School of EEE Singapore Polytechnic 500 Dover Road
Saeid Sanei , Processing, Cardiff Univer
pp. 541-544

Iris Recognition with Multi-Scale Edge-Type Matching (Abstract)

Victor W. Cheng , National Chi Nan University, 545, Puli, Nantou, Taiwan
Wen-Shiung Chen , National Chi Nan University, 545, Puli, Nantou, Taiwan
Sheng-Wen Shih , National Chi Nan University, 545, Puli, Nantou, Taiwan
Chia-Te Chou , National Chi Nan University, 545, Puli, Nantou, Taiwan
pp. 545-548

COMBINING FINGERPRINT, PALMPRINT AND HAND-SHAPE FOR USER AUTHENTICATION (Abstract)

David Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.
Ajay Kumar , Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India.
pp. 549-552

Iris Localization with Dual Coarse-to-fine Strategy (Abstract)

Youshou Wu , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
Xinhua Feng , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
Chi Fang , Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
pp. 553-556

Key Techniques and Methods for Imaging Iris in Focus (Abstract)

Tieniu Tan , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing P. R.China
Jiali Cui , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing P. R.China
Yuqing He , Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing P. R.China
Yangsheng Wang , Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing P. R.China
pp. 557-561

Evaluation of 3D Facial Feature Selection for Individual Facial Model Identification (Abstract)

Lijun Yin , SUNY at Binghamton Binghamton, New York
Yi Sun , SUNY at Binghamton Binghamton, New York
pp. 562-565

Minutiae-based Fingerprint Matching Using Subset Combination (Abstract)

Feng Zhao , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Lifeng Sha , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Xiaoou Tang , Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 566-569

Contact Lens Extraction by Using Thermo-Vision (Abstract)

Masashi Yoshida , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
Kazuhito Murakami , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
Wyne Wyne Kywe , Aichi Prefectural University, Japan
pp. 570-573

Using Signal/Residual Information of Eigenfaces for PCA Face Space Dimensionality Characteristics (Abstract)

Dijana Petrovska-Delacr?taz , Institut National des telecommunications, 9 Rue charles fourier, 91011 Evry France
M. Anouar Mellakh , Institut National des telecommunications, 9 Rue charles fourier, 91011 Evry France
Bernadette Dorizzi , Institut National des telecommunications, 9 Rue charles fourier, 91011 Evry France
pp. 574-577

A Robust and Accurate Segmentation of Iris Images Using Optimal Partitioning (Abstract)

J. Iglesias , University of Texas, Brownsville
A. Zaim , University of Texas, Brownsville
J. Scargle , Space Science Division, NASA Ames Research Center
R. Tang , University of Texas, Brownsville
M. Quweider , University of Texas, Brownsville
pp. 578-581

Template Adaptation based Fingerprint Verification (Abstract)

Anil K. Jain , Michigan State University
Hakil Kim , Michigan State University
Choonwoo Ryu , Michigan State University
pp. 582-585

Finding Gait in Space and Time (Abstract)

Rama Chellappa , University of Maryland
Yang Ran , University of Maryland
Qinfen Zheng , University of Maryland
pp. 586-589

A fusion methodology based on Dempster-Shafer evidence theory for two biometric applications (Abstract)

M. Arif , KRL, GPO Box 502 Rawalpindi, Pakistan
T. Brouard , LI, Universit? Fran?ois-Rabelais 64 avenue Jean Portali, France
N. Vincent , CRIP5-SIP, Universit? Ren? Descartes 45, rue des Saints P?res, 75270 Paris, France
pp. 590-593

Singular point detection in fingerprints using quadrant change information (Abstract)

Krzysztof Kryszczuk , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
Andrzej Drygajlo , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 594-597
Thu-O-IV-2: Face Recognition II

A Non-Iterative Approach to Reconstruct Face Templates from Match Scores (Abstract)

Pranab Mohanty , University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
Rangachar Kasturi , University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
Sudeep Sarkar , University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
pp. 598-601

Pose Correction and Subject-Specific Features for Face Authentication (Abstract)

Daniel Gonzalez-Jimenez , Universidad de Vigo, Spain
Jose Luis Alba-Castro , Universidad de Vigo, Spain
pp. 602-605

Ensemble of Piecewise FDA Based on Spatial Histograms of Local (Gabor) Binary Patterns for Face Recognition (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Shiguang Shan , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Yu Su , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Wen Gao , ICT-ISVISION FRJDL, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, Beijing, China
Wenchao Zhang , Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
pp. 606-609
Thu-P-IV-2: Image and Video Processing Applications

Vehicle Ego-Motion Estimation and Moving Object Detection using a Monocular Camera (Abstract)

Koichiro Yamaguchi , Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.
Takeo Kato , Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.
Yoshiki Ninomiya , Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.
pp. 610-613

Automated Face Pose Estimation Using Elastic Energy Models (Abstract)

Sanqiang Zhao , Griffith University, QLD, Australia
Yongsheng Gao , Griffith University, QLD, Australia
pp. 618-621

Pattern Recognition and Computer vision for Mineral Froth (Abstract)

Lei Li , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Weixing Wang , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
pp. 622-625

Vehicle Lateral Position Estimation Method Based on Matching of Top-View Images (Abstract)

Keiichi Yamamoto , Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Corporation, Japan
Hideo Saito , Keio University, Japan
Shinji Ozawa , Keio University, Japan
Tomoaki Teshima , Keio University, Japan
Toru Ihara , Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Corporation, Japan
pp. 626-629

Insulators Recognition for 220kv/330kv High-voltage Live-line Cleaning Robot (Abstract)

Jian Zhang , Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai city, P.R.China
Ruqing Yang , Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai city, P.R.China
pp. 630-633

Direct Mapping of Visual Input to Motor Torques (Abstract)

Nicola J. Ferrier , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Japan
Jeremiah J. Neubert , Cambridge University
pp. 634-638

Control Double Inverted Pendulum by Reinforcement Learning with Double CMAC Network (Abstract)

Yu Zheng , Beijing Jiaotong University,Beijing, 100044, China
Ziang Lv , Beijing Jiaotong University,Beijing, 100044, China
Siwei Luo , Beijing Jiaotong University,Beijing, 100044, China
pp. 639-642

Initialization and System Modeling in 3-D Pose Tracking (Abstract)

Ville Kyrki , Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
Danica Kragic , Centre for Autonomous Systems Lappeenranta University of Technology KTH, Sweden
pp. 643-646

A New Linear Calibration Method for Paracatadioptric Cameras (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
Pierre GURDJOS , IRIT and LEN7, ENSEEIHT, 2 rue Camichel, 31071 TOULOUSE, FRANCE
Philippe MARTHON , IRIT and LEN7, ENSEEIHT, 2 rue Camichel, 31071 TOULOUSE, FRANCE
pp. 647-651

Target Model Estimation using Particle Filters for Visual Servoing (Abstract)

C. V. Jawahar , International Institute of Information Technology, India
A. H. Abdul Hafez , Osmania University, India
pp. 651-654

Visual Servoing in Presence of Non-Rigid Motion (Abstract)

C V Jawahar , International Institute of Information Technology, India
D Santosh Kumar , International Institute of Information Technology, India
pp. 655-658

Shape-Based Contour Interpolation and Extrapolation Using Distance Mapping (Abstract)

Oleg Boulanov , Laval University, Quebec, Qc, Canada
Denis Laurendeau , Laval University, Quebec, Qc, Canada
pp. 659-662

Spatial-HMM:A new approach for Semantic Annotation of Histological (Abstract)

Horace H S Ip , City University of Hong Kong
Feiyang Yu , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 663-666

Automatic Alignment of High-Resolution NMR Spectra Using a Bayesian Estimation Approach (Abstract)

Zhou Wang , Univ. of Texas at Arlington
Seoung Bum Kim , Univ. of Texas at Arlington
pp. 667-670

Segmentation of the Left Ventricle from Cardiac MR Images Based on Degenerated Minimal Surface Diffusion and Shape Priors (Abstract)

Yunde Jia , Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, CHINA
Yuanquan Wang , Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, CHINA
pp. 671-674

Non-Rigid Alignment and Real-Time Tracking Using the Geometric Algebra Framework (Abstract)

Eduardo Bayro-Corrochano , CINVESTAV Unidad Guadalajara, Av. Cient??fica 1145, El Baj??o, Zapopan, Jalisco 45010, Mexico
Jorge Rivera-Rovelo , CINVESTAV Unidad Guadalajara, Av. Cient??fica 1145, El Baj??o, Zapopan, Jalisco 45010, Mexico
pp. 675-678

Lesion Detection Using Morphological Watershed Segmentation and Modelbased Inverse Filtering (Abstract)

Mehmet Celenk , Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 USA
Limin Ma , Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 USA
Marc Macenko , Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701 USA
pp. 679-682

Robust Alignment of Transmission Electron Microscope Tilt Series (Abstract)

Ulrike Ziese , Utrecht University, Netherlands
Sami S. Brandt , Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
pp. 683-686

Using a fuzzy framework for delineation and decomposition of Immunoglobulin G in cryo electron tomographic images (Abstract)

Magnus Gedda , Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Uppsala University
Ulf Skoglund , Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Stina Svensson , Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Uppsala University
Duccio Fanelli , Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Lars-Goran Ofverstedt , Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Sara Sandin , MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
pp. 687-690

Shape Decomposition Approach for Ultrasound Color Doppler Image Segmentation (Abstract)

Linda G. Shapiro , University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Ashraf A. Saad , Philips Medical Systems, Bothell, WA
pp. 691-694

Analysis of Abnormality in Endoscopic images using Combined HSI Color Space and Watershed Segmentation (Abstract)

V. S. Malemath , Gulbarga University, India.
Ravindra Hegadi , Gulbarga University, India.
B.V. Dhandra , Gulbarga University, India.
Mallikarjun Hangarge , Gulbarga University, India.
pp. 695-698

A Nonlinear Variational Model for PET Reconstruction (Abstract)

Jianhua Yan , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Jun Yu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 699-702

An Adaptive ICP Registration for Facial Point Data (Abstract)

Jyi-Feng Chen , Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Chung-Hsien Huang , Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Li-Chang Liu , Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Chien-Tsai Wu , Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin-Kou, Taiwan
Jiann-Der Lee , Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
Shin-Tseng Lee , Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin-Kou, Taiwan
Shih-Sen Hsieh , Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan, Taiwan
pp. 703-706

A new approach to the classification of mammographic masses and normal breast tissue (Abstract)

Anna Bosch , University of Girona
Arnau Oliver , University of Girona
Joan Marti , University of Girona
Robert Marti , University of Girona
Jordi Freixenet , University of Girona
pp. 707-710

Technology for Automated Morphologic Analysis of Cytological Slides. Methods and Results (Abstract)

O. Salvetti , Institute of Information Science and Technologies, CNR, 1, Via G. Moruzzi, Pisa, Italy
I. Vorobjev , Hematological Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
D. Kharazishvili , Hematological Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
D. Murashov , Dorodnicyn Computing Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences
I. Gurevich , Dorodnicyn Computing Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences
pp. 711-714

Detection of presynaptic terminals on dendritic spines in double labeling confocal images (Abstract)

Katharina Braun , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Gerald Krell , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Robert Niese , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Bernd Michaelis , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Andreas Herzog , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Wladimir Ovtscharoff , Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
pp. 715-718

Automatic Detection of Intestinal Juices in Wireless Capsule Video Endoscopy (Abstract)

P. Radeva , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
F. Vilarino , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
J. Vitria , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
P. Spyridonos , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
O. Pujol , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
pp. 719-722

Video Scene Extraction Using Mosaic Technique (Abstract)

Hong-Yuan Liao , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Yu-Chun Lai , National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Liang-Hua Chen , Fu Jen University, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 723-726

Data Hiding in MPEG Compressed Audio Using Wet Paper Codes (Abstract)

Xiaomei Quan , Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China
Hongbin Zhang , Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China
pp. 727-730

A hybrid classifier for precise and robust eye detection (Abstract)

Lizuo Jin , Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
Jiuxian Li , Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
Shinichi Satoh , National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo 101-8430, Japan
Liangzheng Xia , Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
Xiaohui Yuan , Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
pp. 731-735

From Blob Metrics to Posture Classification to Activity Profiling (Abstract)

Liang Wang , Monash University, Clayton, VIC, 3800, Australia
pp. 736-739

Stereo Camera Based Non-Contact Non-Constraining Head Gesture Interface for Electric Wheelchairs (Abstract)

Katsuhiko Sakaue , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
Junichi Tanaka , University of Tsukuba, Japan
Takenobu Inoue , National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities
Bisser Raytchev , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
Ikushi Yoda , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 740-745

Robust Detection of Region-Duplication Forgery in Digital Image (Abstract)

Jiwu Huang , Sun Yat-Sen University,Guangzhou,China
Guoping Qiu , University of Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK
Weiqi Luo , Sun Yat-Sen University,Guangzhou,China
pp. 746-749

Object-Based Image Retrieval Using Active Nets (Abstract)

Alberto Del Bimbo , University of Firenze
Antonio Mosquera , Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
David Garcya-Perez , Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
Stefano Berretti , University of Firenze
pp. 750-753

Detecting Video Texts Using Spatial-Temporal Wavelet Transform (Abstract)

Jian-Ming Chen , Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
Yuan-Kai Wang , Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
pp. 754-757

An Algorithm for Cutting 3D Surface Meshes (Abstract)

Hiromi T.Tanaka , Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Huynh Quang Huy Viet , Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Takahiro Kamada , Ritsumeikan University, Japan
pp. 762-765

Attention Navigation by Keeping Screen Layout for Switching Multiple Views (Abstract)

Shogo Tokai , University of Fukui, Japan
Hiroyuki Hase , University of Fukui, Japan
pp. 766-769

Real Time Limb Tracking with Adaptive Model Selection (Abstract)

Gerard Medioni , University of Southern California
Matheen Siddiqui , University of Southern California
pp. 770-773

Human-Robot Interaction by Whole Body Gesture Spotting and Recognition (Abstract)

A-Yeon Park , Korea University
Seong-Whan Lee , Korea University
Hee-Deok Yang , Korea University
pp. 774-777

Automatic Sports Video Genre Classification using Pseudo-2D-HMM (Abstract)

Changsheng Xu , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Jinjun Wang , Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore
Engsiong Chng , CeMNet, SCE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 778-781

Environment Recognition Based on Analysis of Human Actions for Mobile Robot (Abstract)

Mamoru Takaya , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Kunio Fukunaga , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Masakatsu Mitani , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Atsuhiro Kojima , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
pp. 782-786

Image-Based Rendering of Synthetic Diffuse Objects in Natural Scenes (Abstract)

Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida
Mais Alnasser , University of Central Florida
pp. 787-790

Gesture Detection in Low-Quality Video (Abstract)

Seong-Whan Lee , Korea University
Myung-Cheol Roh , Korea University
pp. 791-794

An embedded watermark technique in video for copyright protection (Abstract)

Hui-Yu Huang , National Formosa University, Taiwan
You-Ru Lin , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Wen-Hsing Hsu , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
pp. 795-798

Development of Omni-directional Stereo Vision-based Intelligent Electric Wheelchair (Abstract)

Yutaka Satoh , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
Katsuhiko Sakaue , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 799-804

Tracking 3D Human Body using Particle Filter in Moving Monocular Camera (Abstract)

Seong-Whan Lee , Korea University
Chang-Beom Park , Korea University
Sungmin Kim , Korea University
pp. 805-808

Recognition of Musically Similar Polyphonic Music (Abstract)

John Potter , University of New South Wales, Australia
Michael Chan , University of New South Wales, Australia
pp. 809-812

Efficient Recognition of Planar Objects Based on Hashing of Keypoints - An Approach Towards Making the Physical World Clickable (Abstract)

Masakazu Iwamura , Graduate School of Engineering School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University
Koichi Kise , Graduate School of Engineering School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University
Tomohiro Nakai , Graduate School of Engineering School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University
Satoshi Yokota , Graduate School of Engineering School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University
pp. 813-816

Improved Stone?s Complexity Pursuit for Hyperspectral Imagery Unmixing (Abstract)

Sen Jia , Zhejiang University Hangzhou, 310027, P.R. China
Yuntao Qian , Zhejiang University Hangzhou, 310027, P.R. China
pp. 817-820

"Firefly capturing method": Motion capturing by monocular camera with large spherical aberration of lens and Hough-transform-based image processing (Abstract)

Yasuyuki Saguchi , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Jun Miyazaki , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Hiroyasu Koshimizu , Chukyo University, Japan
Hiroyuki Hotta , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Yasuji Seko , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
pp. 821-824

Proposal of recordable pointer: Pointed position measurement by projecting interference concentric circle pattern with a pointing device (Abstract)

Yoshinori Yamaguchi , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Yasuyuki Saguchi , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Hiroyasu Koshimizu , Chukyo University, Japan
Jun Miyazaki , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Yasuji Seko , Corporate Research Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
pp. 825-828

Interactive Road Extraction with Pixel Force Fields (Abstract)

S. Ablameyko , United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences
V. Bucha , United Institute of Informatics Problems of the National Academy of Sciences
S. Uchida , Kyushu University, Fukuoka-shi, 812-8581 Japan.
pp. 829-832

3D Human Body Measurement by Multiple Range Images (Abstract)

Yukio Sato , Keio University
Koichiro Yamauchi , Keio University
pp. 833-836

IdentifyingWeather Systems from NumericalWeather Prediction Data (Abstract)

WONG Ka Yan , University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
LI Ping Wah , Hong Kong Observatory, 134A, Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
YIP Chi Lap , University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
pp. 841-844

Morphological recognition of the spatial patterns of olive trees (Abstract)

Teresa Barata , University of Coimbra, Av. Dias da Silva, Coimbra, PORTUGAL
Pedro Pina , Instituto Superior T?cnico, Av. Rovisco Pais, Lisboa, PORTUGAL
Lourenco Bandeira , University of Coimbra, Av. Dias da Silva, Coimbra, PORTUGAL
pp. 845-848

Filament Preserving Segmentation for SAR Sea Ice Imagery Using a New Statistical Model (Abstract)

David A. Clausi , University of Waterloo, Canada
Qiyao Yu , University of Waterloo, Canada
pp. 849-852

3D Model Acquisition Based on Projections of Level Curves (Abstract)

Huei-Yung Lin , National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chuan-Yi Ho , National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 853-856

Robust Tracking of Multiple People in Crowds Using Laser Range Scanners (Abstract)

Ryosuke Shibasaki , University of Tokyo, Japan
Huijing Zhao , University of Tokyo, Japan
Hongbin Zha , Peking University, China
Jinshi Cui , Peking University, China
pp. 857-860

An Omnidirectional Stereo Vision System Using a Single Camera (Abstract)

Narendra Ahuja , Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Sooyeong Yi , Chonbuk National University, Korea
pp. 861-865

Whole Shape Measurement System Using a Single Camera and a Cylindrical Mirror (Abstract)

Mika Naganawa , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Yoshitsugu Manabe , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Kunihiro Chihara , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Masataka Imura , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Yoshihiro Yasumuro , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Yuuki Uranishi , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 866-869

Practical 3-D Shape Measurement Using Optimal Intensity-Modulated Projection and Intensity-Phase Analysis Techniques (Abstract)

Genki Cho , Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
Cunwei Lu , Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 870-873

3D Scene Reconstruction from Reflection Images in a Spherical Mirror (Abstract)

Naokazu Yokoya , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Norimichi Ukita , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Masatsugu Kidode , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Masayuki Kanbara , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 874-879

Calibrating Freely Moving Cameras (Abstract)

Imran N. Junejo , Univeristy of Central Florida, Orlando
Xiaochun Cao , Univeristy of Central Florida, Orlando
Hassan Foroosh , Univeristy of Central Florida, Orlando
pp. 880-883

Configuring Mixed Reality Environment (Abstract)

Hassan Foroosh , University of Central Florida, Orlando
Xiaochun Cao , University of Central Florida, Orlando
Imran N. Junejo , University of Central Florida, Orlando
pp. 884-887

Anomaly Detection for Video Surveillance Applications (Abstract)

Carmen E. Au , McGill University, Montreal, Canada
James J. Clark , McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Sandra Skaff , McGill University, Montreal, Canada
pp. 888-891

Efficient Visual Tracking by Probabilistic Fusion of Multiple Cues (Abstract)

David Suter , Monash University, Clayton Vic. 3800, Australia
Hanzi Wang , Monash University, Clayton Vic. 3800, Australia
pp. 892-895

A Peer Dataset Comparison Outlier Detection Model Applied to Financial Surveillance (Abstract)

Tang Jun , Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan 430072, P.R. China
pp. 900-903

Active Learning Based Pedestrian Detection in Real Scenes (Abstract)

Quan Pan , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, China
Yiqiang Zhu , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, China
Tao Yang , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, China
Jing Li , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, China
Chunhui Zhao , Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi?an, China
pp. 904-907

Fault Detection in Distributed Systems by Representative Subspace Mapping (Abstract)

Guofei Jiang , NEC Laboratories America, Inc., NJ
Haifeng Chen , NEC Laboratories America, Inc., NJ
Kenji Yoshihira , NEC Laboratories America, Inc., NJ
pp. 912-915

Nonparametric Background Generation (Abstract)

Xilin Chen , Chinese Academy of Science Beijing 100080, P.R China
Yazhou Liu , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Hongxun Yao , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Debin Zhao , Chinese Academy of Science Beijing 100080, P.R China
Wen Gao , Chinese Academy of Science Beijing 100080, P.R China
pp. 916-919

Fast Dynamic Mosaicing and Person Following (Abstract)

Fabrizio Seghedoni , DII - Univ. of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Rita Cucchiara , DII - Univ. of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Andrea Prati , DISMI - Univ. of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
pp. 920-923
Thu-O-IV-3: Surveillance

MONNET: Monitoring Pedestrians with a Network of Loosely-Coupled Cameras (Abstract)

Denis Laurendeau , Laval University
Frederic Jean , Laval University
Marc Parizeau , Laval University
Denis Ouellet , Laval University
Sylvain Comtois , Laval University
Andre Zaccarin , Laval University
Langis Gagnon , Centre de Recherche Informatique de Montr?al
Helene Torresan , Laval University
Alexandra Branzan Albu , University of Victoria
Stephane Drouin , Laval University
Robert Bergevin , Laval University
Richard Drouin , Laval University
France Laliberte , Centre de Recherche Informatique de Montr?al
Xavier Maldague , Laval University
Nicolas Martel-Brisson , Laval University
Patrick Hebert , Laval University
pp. 924-928

Observation-Switching Linear Dynamic Systems for Tracking Humans Through Unexpected Partial Occlusions by Scene Objects (Abstract)

Patrick Peursum , Curtin University of Technology GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia
Svetha Venkatesh , Curtin University of Technology GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia
Geoff West , Curtin University of Technology GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia
pp. 929-934

Change detection in streetscapes from GPS coordinated omni-directional image sequences (Abstract)

Ichiro Ide , Nagoya University, Japan
Tomokazu Takahashi , Nagoya University, Japan
Junji Sato , Nagoya University, Japan
Hiroshi Murase , Nagoya University, Japan
pp. 935-938

AdaBoost Tracker Embedded in Adaptive Particle Filtering (Abstract)

Shengjin Wang , Tsinghua University Beijing, P.R. China
Xiaoqing Ding , Tsinghua University Beijing, P.R. China
Yun Lei , Tsinghua University Beijing, P.R. China
pp. 939-943

Recovering Non-overlapping Network Topology Using Far-field Vehicle Tracking Data (Abstract)

Chaowei Niu , Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA, 02139, USA
Eric Grimson , Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA, 02139, USA
pp. 944-949
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 950
Additional Papers

Fusion Algorithm for Locally Arranged Linear Models (Abstract)

Florian Hoppe , Cognitive Systems Group, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany.
Gerald Sommer , Cognitive Systems Group, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany.
pp. 951

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. 952

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

Roman M. Palenichka , University of Quebec in Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
Marek B. Zaremba , University of Quebec in Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
pp. 953

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

Bo Yu Li , Fudan University, Shanghai, 200433, P.R. China.
Yun Wen Chen , Fudan University, Shanghai, 200433, P.R. China.
pp. 954

Graph Matching using Commute Time Spanning Tr (Abstract)

Huaijun Qiu , University of York, UK
Edwin R. Hancock , University of York, UK
pp. 955

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

Alexei Pozdnoukhov , IDIAP Research Institute Swiss Federal Institute of Technology , Switzerland
Samy Bengio , IDIAP Research Institute Swiss Federal Institute of Technology , Switzerland
pp. 956

Feature Selection based on the Bhattacharyya Distance (Abstract)

Peiqi Chai , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Zhenping Zhang , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Xiuming Zhu , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Guorong Xuan , Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Yun Q. Shi , New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ 07102, USA
Dongdong Fu , New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ 07102, USA
pp. 957

Learning an Optimal Naive Bayes Classifier (Abstract)

L. Enrique Sucar , INAOE Tonantzintla, Puebla, Mexico
Miriam Martinez-Arroyo , Instituto Tecnologico de Acapulco, Mexico
pp. 958

Benefits of Separable, Multilinear Discriminant Classification (Abstract)

Thomas Kaster , Bielefeld University, Germany
Christian Bauckhage , Deutsche Telekom Laboratories 10587 Berlin, Germany
pp. 959

A Global Geometric Approach for Image Clustering (Abstract)

Zhongzhi Shi , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Chunqi Shi , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhiyong Zhang , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Sulan Zhang , Chinese Academy of Sciences
pp. 960

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. 961
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