The Community for Technology Leaders
Information Technology: Coding and Computing, International Conference on (2001)
Las Vegas, NV
Apr. 2, 2001 to Apr. 4, 2001
ISBN: 0-7695-1062-0
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Media Streaming 2

FEC-Based Video Streaming over Packet Loss Networks with Pre-Interleaving (Abstract)

Jianfei Cai , University of Missouri-Columbia
Chang Wen Chen , University of Missouri-Columbia
pp. 0010

HTTP Streaming of JPEG2000 Images (Abstract)

Sachin Deshpande , Sharp Laboratories of America
Wenjun Zeng , Sharp Laboratories of America
pp. 0015

Realizing MPEG-4 Streaming Over the Internet: A Client/Server Architecture Using DMIF (Abstract)

K. Asrar Haghighi , University of British Columbia
Y. Pourmohammadi , University of British Columbia
H.M. Alnuweiri , University of British Columbia
pp. 0023

Dynamic Quality of Service Mapping Framework for Relative Service Differentiation-Aware Media Streaming (Abstract)

Jitae Shin , University of Southern California
JongWon Kim , University of Southern California
Daniel C. Lee , University of Southern California
C.-C. Jay Kuo , University of Southern California
pp. 0030

Multiple Description Image Coding Using Pre- And Post-Processing (Abstract)

Shahram Shirani , McMaster University
Michael Gallant , PixStream Incorporated
Faouzi Kossentini , University of British Columbia
pp. 0035

Scalable Video Coding for Failure-Free Video Transmission (Abstract)

Pol Lin Tai , National Tsing Hua University
Chii Tung Liu , National Tsing Hua University
Jai Shung Wang , National Tsing Hua University
pp. 0040
Multimedia Security and Watermarking Techniques 1

Data Hiding Techniques for Printed Binary Images (Abstract)

Hsi-Chun Alister Wang , National Taiwan Normal University
pp. 0055

Hologram Watermarks for Document Authentications (Abstract)

Jana Dittmann , GMD-IPSI
Claus Vielhauer , Technical University Darmstadt
pp. 0060

An Optical Watermarking Solution for Authenticating Printed Documents (Abstract)

Q.B. Sun , Kent Ridge Digital Labs
P.R. Feng , Kent Ridge Digital Labs
R. Deng , Kent Ridge Digital Labs
pp. 0065

Enterprise Text Processing: A Sparse Matrix Approach (Abstract)

Nazli Goharian , Illinois Institute of Technology
David Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
Tarek El-Ghazawi , George Mason University
pp. 0071
Multimedia Security and Watermarking Techniques 2

The Choice of Watermark Domain in the Presence of Compression (Abstract)

Chuhong Fei , University of Toronto
Deepa Kundur , University of Toronto
Raymond Kwong , University of Toronto
pp. 0079

Watermarking Capacity of Digital Images Based on Domain-Specific Masking Effects (Abstract)

Ching-Yung Lin , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Shih-Fu Chang , Columbia University
pp. 0090

High Capacity Audio Data Hiding For Noisy Channels (Abstract)

Jim Chou , University of California at Berkeley
Kannan Ramchandran , University of California at Berkeley
pp. 0108
Wireless Communication

Sensor System with Wireless Data Communication (Abstract)

Miroslav Husak , Czech Technical University in Prague
Jiri Jakovenko , Czech Technical University in Prague
pp. 0115

Turbo Codes for Satellite and Wireless ATM (Abstract)

U. Vilaipornsawai , Concordia University
M. R. Soleymani , Concordia University
pp. 0120

Real-Time H.263+ Video Transmission on 802.11 Wireless LANs (Abstract)

Matías Freytes , Universidad Nacional de C?rdoba
Carmen E. Rodríguez , Universidad Nacional de C?rdoba
Carlos A. Marqués , Universidad Nacional de C?rdoba
pp. 0125

Coding Theory Framework for Target Location in Distributed Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Krishnendu Chakrabarty , Duke University
Sitharama S. Iyengar , Louisana State University
Hairong Qi , University of Tennessee
Eungchun Cho , Kentucky State University
pp. 0130
Potpourri

Thermal Microactuators for Optical Purpose (Abstract)

Martin Huja , Czech Technical University in Prague
Miroslav Husak , Czech Technical University in Prague
pp. 0137

Data Management for Exploring Complex Time-Dependent Flow Datasets (Abstract)

Damon Liu , University of California at Los Angeles
Walter Karplus , University of California at Los Angeles
pp. 0143

Models and Algorithms for Bandwidth Allocation of CBR Video Streams in a VoD System (Abstract)

Ofer Hadar , Ben-Gurion University of the Negrev
Michael Segal , Ben-Gurion University of the Negrev
pp. 0148
Recent Advances In Wireless Communications

Lightweight Security Mechanisms for Wireless Video Transmission (Abstract)

Ali Saman Tosun , The Ohio State University
Wu-chi Feng , The Ohio State University
pp. 0157

Technologies for 3G Wireless Communications (Abstract)

J. H. Dholakia , University of South Florida
V. K. Jain , University of South Florida
pp. 0162

QoS Scheduling for Energy-Efficient Wireless Communication (Abstract)

P.J.M. Havinga , University of Twente
G.J.M. Smit , University of Twente
pp. 0167

Wireless Network Security for Users (Abstract)

Steve F. Russe , Iowa State University
pp. 0172

Reliable Multicast Via Satellites (Abstract)

Guohong Cao , The Pennsylvania State University
Yiqiong Wu , The Pennsylvania State University
pp. 0183
Image/Video Computing And Applications

Fractal Image Compression Using Iterated Function System with Probabilities (Abstract)

Suman K. Mitra , Indian Statistical Institute
C. A. Murthy , Indian Statistical Institute
Malay K. Kundu , Indian Statistical Institute
Bhargab B. Bhattacharya , Indian Statistical Institute
Tinku Acharya y , Intel Corporation
pp. 0191

Estimating Correspondence in Digital Video (Abstract)

Richard Radke , Princeton University
Vitali Zagorodnov , Princeton University
Sanjeev Kulkarni , Princeton University
Peter J. Ramadge , Princeton University
pp. 0196

CAS: Context Adaptive Search for Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Hyun Mun Kim , Intel Corporation
Tinku Acharya , Intel Corporation
pp. 0202

An Objective Comparison between Spatial & DCT Watermarking Schemes for MPEG Video (Abstract)

Yong Liang Guan , Nanyang Technological University
Ling Jin , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 0207

Motion Vector Re-Estimation for Fractional-Scale Video Transcoding (Abstract)

Lap-Pui Chau , Nanyang Technological University
YongQing Liang , Nanyang Technological University
Yap-Peng Tan , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 0212

Personalized Delivery of Digest Video Managed on MPEG-7 (Abstract)

Tomio Echigoy , IBM Research
Ken Masumitsuy , IBM Research
Masayoshi Teraguchi , IBM Research
Minoru Etohz , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Shun-ichi Sekiguchi , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
pp. 0216
Multimedia Security And Watermarking Techniques 3

Invertible Authentication Watermark for JPEG Images (Abstract)

Jiri Fridrich , SUNY Binghamton
Miroslav Goljan , SUNY Binghamton
Rui Du , SUNY Binghamton
pp. 0223

A Vector Watermarking Using the Generalized Square Mask (Abstract)

Hwan Kang , Information and Control Eng. Myongji Univ.
Kab Kim , Information and Control Eng. Myongji Univ.
Jong Choi , MarkAny Inc.
pp. 0234

Modified Patchwork Algorithm: A Novel Audio Watermarking Scheme (Abstract)

In-Kwon Yeo , Kangwon National University
Hyoung Joong Kim , Kangwon National University
pp. 0237

Watermarking for Multilevel Access to Statistical Databases (Abstract)

Josep Domingo-Ferrer , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Josep M. Mateo-Sanz , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Francesc Sebe , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
pp. 0243
Current Trends in Multimedia Communications and Computing 1

Computation and Performance Trade-Offs in Motion Estimation Algorithms (Abstract)

K.R. Namuduri , Clark Atlanta University
Aiyuan Ji , Clark Atlanta University
pp. 0263

JPEG2000: Highly Scalable Image Compression (Abstract)

Michael W. Marcellin , The University of Arizona
Ali Bilgin , The University of Arizona
pp. 0268
Current Trends in Multimedia Communications and Computing 2

Interactive Multimedia Presentation Management in Distributed Multimedia Systems (Abstract)

Ramazan Savas Aygun , State University of New York at Buffalo
Aidong Zhang , State University of New York at Buffalo
pp. 0275

AVP: A Highly Efficient Real-Time Protocol for Multimedia Communications on Internet (Abstract)

Jianyu Dong , The Ohio State University
Chao He , The Ohio State University
Yuan F. Zheng , The Ohio State University
pp. 0280

An Innovative Local Area Network Architecture for Native Multimedia Support (Abstract)

Pier Luca Montessoro , University of Udine-Italy
Davide Pierattoni , University of Udine-Italy
pp. 0285

An Approach to Role-Based Access Control for Digital Content (Abstract)

Edgar Weippl , Software Competence Center Hagenberg
pp. 0290

Reconfigurable Media Processing (Abstract)

A. Dasu , Arizona State University
S. Panchanathan , Arizona State University
pp. 0300
Signal Processing for Wireless Multimedia Networks

Local Maximum Likelihood Multiuser Detection for CDMA Communications (Abstract)

Yi Sun , The City College of City University of New York
pp. 0307

Generalized Decorrelators for Fading Channels (Abstract)

P. Spasojevic , Rutgers University
pp. 0312

Hybrid ARQ for Robust Video Streaming Over Wireless LANs (Abstract)

Daniel Grobe Sachs , Intel Corporation
Igor Kozintsev , Intel Corporation
Minerva Yeung , Intel Corporation
Douglas L. Jones , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 0317

3-D Wavelet Video Coding With Rate-Distortion Optimizization (Abstract)

Pierre Seigneurbieux , Texas A&M University
Zixiang Xiong , Texas A&M University
pp. 0322

Optimal Rate Allocation For Progressive Fine Granularity Scalable Video Coding (Abstract)

Qi Wang , Tsinghua University
Zixiang Xiong , Texas A&M University
Feng Wu , Microsoft Research, China
Shipeng Li , Microsoft Research, China
pp. 0332

Advanced Research Issues for Tomorrow's Multimedia Networks (Abstract)

Pier Luca Montessoro , University of Udine-Italy
Davide Pierattoni , University of Udine-Italy
pp. 0336
Emerging Issues on Multimedia Distribution

An Overview of Security Issues in Streaming Video (Abstract)

Eugene T. Lin , Purdue University
Gregory W. Cook , Purdue University
Edward J. Delp , Purdue University
Paul Salama , Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
pp. 0345

Development of a Digital Video System for Remote Sensing of Coasts (Abstract)

Scott Wilson , National Wetlands Research Center
C.H. Chu , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
pp. 0349

On-Line Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation For Vbr Video Transmission (Abstract)

Hai Liu , New Jersey Institute of Technology
Nirwan Ansari , New Jersey Institute of Technology
Yun Q. Shi , New Jersey Institute of Technology
pp. 0354

A General Framework for Networked Multimedia Applications Enabling Access to Laboratory Equipment: The LABNET Project Experience (Abstract)

Franco Davoli , DIST-University of Genoa Research Unit
Piergiulio Maryni , DIST-University of Genoa Research Unit
Marco Perrando , DIST-University of Genoa Research Unit
Sandro Zappatore , DIST-University of Genoa Research Unit
pp. 0359

An Overview of MPEG-4 Object-Based Encoding Algorithms (Abstract)

Anthony Vetro , MERL - Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories
Huifang Sun , MERL - Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories
pp. 0366
Networks

OISTI (An Oral-Interface System to Provide Tourist-Information Inside a Car (Abstract)

M.A. Losada , Universidad de Zaragoza
E. Bernues , Universidad de Zaragoza
J.M. Gonzalez , Universidad de Zaragoza
J. Ruiz , Universidad de Zaragoza
E. Lleida , Universidad de Zaragoza
E. Masgrau , Universidad de Zaragoza
L. García , Universidad de Zaragoza
E. Pardos , Universidad de Zaragoza
pp. 0373

A Priority-Based Transmission Protocol for Congested Networks Supporting Incremental Computations (Abstract)

Mario Cannataro , University of Calabria
Walter Curci , University of Calabria
Maurizio Giglio , University of Calabria
pp. 0383

Intranet Mediators: A Prototype (Abstract)

M. Saelee , Illinois Institute of Technology
S. Beitzel , Illinois Institute of Technology
E. Jensen , Illinois Institute of Technology
D. Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
O. Frieder , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0389
Web and Hypermedia Systems 1

Adapting Information Presentation and Retrieval through User Modelling (Abstract)

C. Makris , Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics
A. Tsakalidis , Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics
B. Vassiliadis , Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics
N. Bogonikolos , ZEUS Consulting S.A.
pp. 0399

FlexXML: Engineering a More Flexible and Adaptable Web (Abstract)

Alan Kaplan , Clemson University
Jack Lunn , Clemson University
pp. 0405

A Probabilistic Adaptive Hypermedia System (Abstract)

Mario Cannataro , University of Calabria
Alfredo Cuzzocrea , University of Calabria
Andrea Pugliese , University of Calabria
pp. 0411

Searching and Surfing the Web Using a Semi-Adaptive Meta-Engine (Abstract)

A. Castellucci , Universit? della Calabria
G. Ianni , Universit? della Calabria
D. Vasile , Pitagora S.p.A.
S. Costa , CM Sistemi Sud S.r.l.
pp. 0416

Monitoring Web Information Changes (Abstract)

Sergio Flesca , Universit? della Calabria
Filippo Furfaro , Universit? della Calabria
Elio Masciari , Universit? della Calabria
pp. 0421

Working Documents Automatic Generation Using an Adaptive Editor (Abstract)

Fernando Ferri , Istituto di Studi sulla Ricerca e Documentazione Scientifica-CNR
Patrizia Grifoni , Istituto di Studi sulla Ricerca e Documentazione Scientifica-CNR
Marco Padula , Istituto per le Tecnologie Informatiche Multimediali-CNR
Amanda Reggiori , Istituto per le Tecnologie Informatiche Multimediali-CNR
pp. 0426
Data Compression

Model-Based Human Body Motion Analysis for MPEG IV Video Encoder (Abstract)

Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing-Hua University
Chung-Chin Lin , National Tsing-Hua University
pp. 0435

Network Conscious Text Compression System (NCTCSys) (Abstract)

Nitin Motgi , University of Central Florida
Amar Mukherjee , University of Central Florida
pp. 0440

LIPT: A Lossless Text Transform to Improve Compression (Abstract)

Fauzia S. Awan , University of Central Florida
Amar Mukherjee , University of Central Florida
pp. 0452

Novel Technique for Tonal Language Speech Compression Based on a Bitrate Scalable MP-CELP Coder (Abstract)

S. Chompun , Chulalongkorn University
S. Jitapunkul , Chulalongkorn University
D. Tacharoen , Chulalongkorn University
pp. 0461

Geometric Compression for Fast Transmission (Abstract)

L. Gewali , University of Nevada
C. Sun , University of Nevada
pp. 0465
Image And Video Processing

Video Summarization Using Hidden Markov Model (Abstract)

Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing-Hua University
Chih-Yu Chang , National Tsing-Hua University
pp. 0473

Spatial Segmentation Based on Modified Morphological Tools (Abstract)

D. Tancharoen , Chulalongkorn University
S. Jitapunkul , Chulalongkorn University
S. Chompun , Chulalongkorn University
pp. 0478

Biological Motivated Model for Encoding Multiple Object Motions in Primate Visual Cortex Using Sequences of Natural Images (Abstract)

M. Milaova , University of Louisville
A. Elmaghraby , University of Louisville
M. Wachowiak , University of Louisville
Aurelio Campilho , University of Porto
pp. 0483

Performance Comparison of Different Motion Correction Algorithms Used in Cardiac SPECT Imaging (Abstract)

Mohammad H. N. Tabrizi , East Carolina University
Ke Dong , East Carolina University
Assad Movahed , East Carolina University
pp. 0488

Optimal Maximal Encoding Different from Huffman Encoding (Abstract)

Dongyang Long , City University of Hong Kong
Weijia Jia , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 0493
Document Image Analysis

Adaptive Thresholding of Document Images Based on Laplacian Sign (Abstract)

Sittisak Rodtook , Ramkhamhaeng University
Yuttapong Rangsanseri , King Mongkut's Institute of Technology
pp. 0501

Off-Line Recognition of Isolated Persian Handwritten Characters Using Multiple Hidden Markov Models (Abstract)

A. Dehghani , Shiraz University
F. Shabani , Shiraz University
P. Nava , University of Texas at El Paso
pp. 0506
Coding

Multimedia Applications of Self-Synchronizing T-Codes (Abstract)

A.C.M. Fong , Massey University
G.R. Higgie , University of Auckland
B. Fong , Lucent Technologies
pp. 0519

Advanced 3b4b Channel Coding for Low Error-Rate Optical Links at 2.488 Gbit/s (Abstract)

Mathias Reinecke , Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Karsten Hansen , Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
pp. 0524

New Bounds on a Hypercube Coloring Problem and Linear Codes (Abstract)

Hung Quang Ngo , University of Minnesota
Ding-Zhu Du , University of Minnesota
Ronald L. Graham , University of California at San Diego
pp. 0542

High Performance Error Correcting Code of the High Dimensional Discrete Torus Knot (Abstract)

Masayasu Hata , Aichi Prefectural University,
Eisaku Yamaguchi , Aichi Prefectural University,
Yuuichi Hamasuna , DDS Inc.,
Toshio Ishizaka , DDS Inc.,
Ichi Takumi , Nagoya Institute of Technology
pp. 0547
Architecture and Systems

Checkpoint Processing in Distributed Systems Software Using Synchronized Clocks (Abstract)

S. Neogy , Calcutta University
A. Sinha , Jadavpur University
P.K. Das , Jadavpur University
pp. 0555

KDAEHS: From Architecture to System (Abstract)

Jinfeng Ni , University of Science & Technology of China
Xuehai Zhou , University of Science & Technology of China
Kexiang Wang , University of Science & Technology of China
Haiyan Xu , University of Science & Technology of China
pp. 0560

Optimizing the Mapping of Low-Density Parity Check Codes on Parallel Decoding Architectures (Abstract)

Ghazi Al-Rawi , Stanford University
John Cioffi , Stanford University
Mark Horowitz , Stanford University
pp. 0578
Web and Hypermedia Systems 2

Multimedia Web Queries: Implications for Design (Abstract)

Amanda Spink , The Pennsylvania State University
Ali R. Hurson , The Pennsylvania State University
Abby Goodrum , Drexel University
pp. 0589

Data Mining for Intelligent Web Caching (Abstract)

Francesco Bonchi , CNUCE-CNR - Institute of Italian National Research Council
Fosca Giannotti , CNUCE-CNR - Institute of Italian National Research Council
Giuseppe Manco , CNUCE-CNR - Institute of Italian National Research Council
Chiara Renso , CNUCE-CNR - Institute of Italian National Research Council
Mirco Nanni , University of Pisa
Dino Pedreschi , University of Pisa
Salvatore Ruggieri , University of Pisa
pp. 0599
Database and Info Net

Content-based Retrieval and Data Mining of a Skin Cancer Image Database (Abstract)

Soon M. Chung , Wright State University
Qing Wang , Wright State University
pp. 0611

Inverted-Space Storage Organization for Persistent Data of Very High Dimensionality (Abstract)

Ratko Orlandic , Illinois Institute of Technology
Byunggu Yu , University of Wyoming
pp. 0616

Towards Efficient Multi-Feature Queries in Heterogeneous Environments (Abstract)

U. Güntzer , University of T?bingen
W-T. Balke , University of Augsburg
W. Kießling , University of Augsburg
pp. 0622

A Novel Cellular Search Algorithm for Block-Matching Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Jeanson Hung , National Taiwan Ocean University
Hung-Shung Wong , National Taiwan Ocean University
Jung-Hua Wang , National Taiwan Ocean University
pp. 0629

System Fusion for Improving Performance in Information Retrieval Systems (Abstract)

M. C. McCabe , Illinois Institute of Technology
A. Chowdhury , Illinois Institute of Technology
D. Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
O. Frieder , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0639
Session 12A

Maintenance of Connected Components in Quadtree-based Image Representation (Abstract)

Vikrant Khanna , Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
P . Gupta , Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
C. J. Hwang , Southwest Texas State University
pp. 0647

Finding Connected Components in Digital Images (Abstract)

Vikrant Khanna , Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
P . Gupta , Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
C. J. Hwang , Southwest Texas State University
pp. 0652

Low Cost 3D Face Acquisition and Modeling (Abstract)

Emmanuel Garcia , Institut Eur?com
Jean-Luc Dugelay , Institut Eur?com
pp. 0657

A Rule-Based System for Localization of Water on the Surface of Mars (Abstract)

Ray R. Hashemi , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Lei Jin , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Steve Jones , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Danny Owens , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Gary Anderson , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
pp. 0662

A Comparison of Search Patterns for Cooperative Robots Operating in Remote Environment (Abstract)

Ray R. Hashemi , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Lei Jin , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Gary T. Anderson , University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Edmund Wilson , Harding University
Murray R. Clark , Arkansas Tech University
pp. 0668
Session 12B

Speech Content Integrity Verification Integrated with ITU G.723.1 Speech Coding (Abstract)

Chung-Ping Wu , University of Southern California
C.-C. Jay Kuo , University of Southern California
pp. 0680

Graph Object Oriented Model and Query Language: A Semi-Structured Approach (Abstract)

S Choudhury , University of Calcutta
N Chaki , University of Calcutta
S Bhattacharya , Naval Post-Graduate School
pp. 0685

Analysis of a Bound of Voronoi Region V(C0 ) and Proposal of Sub-Optimum Decoding Algorithm (Abstract)

Walter Godoy Jr , Centro Federal de Educa??o Tecnol?gica do Paran?
Emilio C.G. Wille , Centro Federal de Educa??o Tecnol?gica do Paran?
pp. 0690

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 0695
39 ms
(Ver )