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Information Technology: Coding and Computing, International Conference on (2002)
Las Vegas, Nevada
Apr. 8, 2002 to Apr. 10, 2002
ISBN: 0-7695-1506-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Keynote I (PDF)

pp. xiv

Keynote II (PDF)

pp. xv
MA1: Information Retrieval I

On Arabic-English Cross-Language Information Retrieval: A Machine Translation Approach (Abstract)

David Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
Ophir Frieder , Illinois Institute of Technology
Mohammed Aljlayl , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0002

Automatic Query Expansion Based on Directed Divergence (Abstract)

C. J. Van Rijsbergen , University of Glasgow
D. Cai , University of Glasgow
pp. 0008
MA2: Web Multimedia Retrieval

Efficient Key-Frame Extraction and Video Analysis (Abstract)

Janko Calic , University of London
Ebroul Izquierdo , University of London
pp. 0028

Internet Browsing: Visualizing Category Map by Fisheye and Fractal Views (Abstract)

Kay Hong , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Christopher C. Yang , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hsinchun Chen , Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 0034

Trends in Multimedia Web Searching: Excite Queries (Abstract)

Amanda Spink , Pennsylvania State University
HuseyinC. Ozmutlu , Uludag University
Seda Ozmutlu , Uludag University
pp. 0040

Recruitment Filtering with Personality-Job Fit Model (Abstract)

Surattana Supjarerndee , King Mongkut's Institute of Technology North Bangkok
Yaowadee Temtanapat , King Mongkut's Institute of Technology North Bangkok
Utomporn Phalavonk , King Mongkut's Institute of Technology North Bangkok
pp. 0046
MA3: Media Streaming

A Fast Non-Linear Adaptive Algorithm for Video Traffic Prediction (Abstract)

Hong Zhao , New Jersey Institute of Technology
Nirwan Ansari , New Jersey Institute of Technology
Yun Q. Shi , New Jersey Institute of Technology
pp. 0054

Spem Online Rate Control for Realtime Streaming Video (Abstract)

Anthony G. Nguyen , The Boeing Company
Jenq-Neng Hwang , University of Washington
pp. 0065

Format-Compliant Selective Scrambling for Multimedia Access Control (PDF)

Mike Severa , PacketVideo Corporation
Jiangtao Wen , PacketVideo Corporation
Wenjun Zeng , PacketVideo Corporation
pp. 0077
MA4: Watermarking Quality Evaluation

Enhancing Watermark Robustness through Mixture of Watermarked Digital Objects (Abstract)

Josep Domingo-Ferrer , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Francesc Sebé , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
pp. 0085

Audio Watermarking Quality Evaluation: Robustness to DA/AD Processes (Abstract)

Martin Steinebach , Fraunhofer IPSI Germany
Christian Neubauer , Fraunhofer IIS Germany
Jana Dittmann , Fraunhofer IPSI Germany
Andreas Lang , Fraunhofer IPSI Germany
pp. 0100
MB1: Image Processing

On a Certain Class of Algorithms for Noise Removal in Image Processing: A Comparative Study (Abstract)

Catalina Cocianu , Academy of Economic Studies
Vlamos Panayiotis , Hellenic Open University
Luminita State , University of Pitesti
pp. 0111

A Classified and Comparative Study of Edge Detection Algorithms (Abstract)

Maryam Tayefeh Mahmoudi , Iran University of Science and Technology
Mohsen Sharifi , Iran University of Science and Technology
Mahmoud Fathy , Iran University of Science and Technology
pp. 0117

Euler Vector: A Combinatorial Signature for Gray-Tone Images (Abstract)

Bhargab B. Bhattacharya , Indian Statistical Institute
Malay K. Kundu , Indian Statistical Institute
Arijit Bishnu , Indian Statistical Institute
Tinku Acharya , Intel Corporation
C. A. Murthy , Indian Statistical Institute
pp. 0121
MB2: Networks

Self-Adjusted Network Transmission for Multimedia Data (Abstract)

Mei-Ling Shyu , University of Miami
Hongli Luo , University of Miami
Shu-Ching Chen , Florida International University
pp. 0128

Performance of Multimedia Applications with IPSec Tunneling (Abstract)

Siraj A. Shaikh , Sheffield Hallam University
Samir Al-Khayatt , Sheffield Hallam University
Babak Akhgar , Sheffield Hallam University
Jawed Siddiqi , Sheffield Hallam University
pp. 0134

A Study of Encrypted, Tunneling Models in Virtual Private Networks (Abstract)

Samir Al-Khayatt , Sheffield Hallam University
Babak Akhgar , Sheffield Hallam University
Siraj A. Shaikh , Sheffield Hallam University
Jawed Siddiqi , Sheffield Hallam University
pp. 0139

An Automatic Cache Cooperative Environment Using ICP (Abstract)

Hsing Mei , Fu Jen Catholic University
Chi-Chen Lai , Fu Jen Catholic University
Chun-Y Lu , Fu Jen Catholic University
pp. 0144
MB3: Security

Watermarking in Online Media E-Business (Abstract)

S. H. Kwok , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Christopher C. Yang , Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 0158

Maintaining Consistency of the Security Policy using Timestamp Ordering (Abstract)

Ali R. Hurson , Pennsylvania State University
Thomas F. Keefe , Oracle Corporation
Sudsanguan Ngamsuriyaroj , Pennsylvania State University
pp. 0164

The Advanced Encryption Standard and its Application in the Examination Security in Vietnam (Abstract)

Luong Han Co , Vietnam National University
Duong Anh Duc , Vietnam National University
Hoang Kiem , Vietnam National University
Tran Minh Triet , Vietnam National University
pp. 0171

Healthcare Information Systems Using Digital Signature and Synchronized Smart Cards via the Internet (Abstract)

Byung Ha Ahn , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
Won Hee Kim , Chungnam National University
Won Jay Song , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 0177

The Extended Rijndael-like Block Ciphers (Abstract)

Tran Minh Triet , Vietnam National University
Luong Han Co , Vietnam National University
Duong Anh Duc , Vietnam National University
pp. 0183
MB4: Database and Information Systems

IT Infrastructure Management and Standards (Abstract)

Seppo Sirkemaa , Pori School of Technology and Economics
pp. 0201

Results Processing in a Heterogeneous Word (Abstract)

Jianzhong Li , Harbin Institute of Technology
Guangkun Sun , Harbin Institute of Technology
pp. 0212

Performance of KDB-Trees with Query-Based Splitting (Abstract)

John L. Pfaltz , University of Virginia
Yves Lépouchard , University of Virginia
Ratko Orlandic , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0218
TA1: Information Retrieval II

MIRE: A Multidimensional Information Retrieval Engine for Structured Data and Text (Abstract)

David Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
Ratko Orlandic , Illinois Institute of Technology
Jinho Lee , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0224

Experimental Results Towards Content-Based Sub-Image Retrieval (Abstract)

Tao Wang , University of Alberta
Mario A. Nascimento , University of Alberta
Juhua Shi , University of Alberta
pp. 0230

Analysis of Combining Multiple Query Representations with Varying Lengths in a Single Engine (Abstract)

Abdur Chowdhury , America Online, Inc.
Eric Jensen , Illinois Institute of Technology
Steven Beitzel , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0236

Determining the Usefulness of Manually Assigned Keywords for a Vector Space System (Abstract)

Thomas Nartker , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
Julie Borsack , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
Allen Condit , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
Kazem Taghva , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
pp. 0242

The Object Behavior of Java Object-Oriented Database Management Systems (Abstract)

Chia-Tien Dan Lo , Illinois Institute of Technology
Ophir Frieder , Illinois Institute of Technology
David Grossman , Illinois Institute of Technology
Morris Chang , Illinois Institute of Technology
pp. 0247
TA2: Video

FCBHS: A Fast Center-Biased Hybrid Search Algorithm for Fast Block Motion Estimation (Abstract)

Hyunki Baik , Korea University
Hyoseok Lee , Korea University
Geun-Young Chun , Korea University
Su-Bong Hong , Korea University
Myong-Soon Park , Korea University
pp. 0254

High Resolution Full Spherical Videos (Abstract)

Frank Nielsen , Sony Computer Science Laboratories Inc.
pp. 0260

Recovering 3D Metric Structure and Motion from Multiple Uncalibrated Cameras (Abstract)

Antonio Susin , Universitat Polit?cnica de Catalunya
Miguel Sainz , University of California at Irvine
Nader Bagherzadeh , University of California at Irvine
pp. 0268

Querying Semi-Structured Data with Graph Grammars (Abstract)

Filippo Furfaro , University of Calabria
pp. 0288

STED: A System for Topic Enumeration and Distillation (Abstract)

Gianluigi Greco , University.della Calabria
Sergio Greco , University.della Calabria
Ester Zumpano , University.della Calabria
pp. 0294

Mask and Multiple Format: Two Notions for a Progressive and Adapted Access to Information (Abstract)

Marlène Villanova-Oliver , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Christelle Erb , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Hervé Martin , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Jérôme Gensel , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
pp. 0300

Design and Generation of Adaptable Web Information Systems with KIWIS (Abstract)

Marlène Villanova-Oliver , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Hervé Martin , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Jérôme Gensel , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
Christelle Erb , Laboratoire LSR - IMAG
pp. 0306
TA4: Web and Hypermedia Systems II

Web-Based Information Access: Multilingual Automatic Authoring (Abstract)

Maria Teresa Pazienza , University of Rome
Fabio Massimo Zanzotto , University of Rome
Roberto Basili , University of Rome
pp. 0548

Taxonomy-based Adaptive Web Search Method (Abstract)

Said Mirza Pahlevi , University of Tsukuba
Hiroyuki Kitagawa , University of Tsukuba
pp. 0320

Automatic Information Discovery from the "Invisible Web" (Abstract)

King-Ip Lin , University of Memphis
Hui Chen , University of Memphis
pp. 0332

Information Transformations for Web Based Documentation (Abstract)

T. Morvan , ?cole Nationale Sup?rieure d??lectrotechnique
R. M. Newman , Coventry University
N. Bussard , Coventry University
pp. 0344
TB1: Hardware

Performance Driven Circuit Clustering and Partitioning (Abstract)

Ling Wang , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
Henry Selvaraj , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
pp. 0352

FSM Implementation in Embedded Memory Blocks of Programmable Logic Devices Using Functional Decomposition (Abstract)

Mariusz Rawski , Warsaw University of Technology
Tadeusz ?uba , Warsaw University of Technology
Henry Selvaraj , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
pp. 0355

Distributed Power Control Using the Simultaneous Mutation of Genetic Algorithms in Cellular Radio Systems (Abstract)

Won Jay Song , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
Byung Ha Ahn , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 0361

Scalar BPM Analyses of TE and TM Polarized Fields in Bent Waveguides (Abstract)

Byung Ha Ahn , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
Won Jay Song , KwangJu Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 0370
TB2: Coding

A New Method Of Optimal Coding (Abstract)

Artyom M. Grigoryan , University of Texas at San Antonio
Emma E. Regentova , University of Nevada at Las Vegas
pp. 0378

On Synchronous Coding (Abstract)

Weijia Jia , City University of Hong Kong
Dongyang Long , City University of Hong Kong
Ming Li , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 0390

Coding k-ary Trees for Efficient Loopless Generation in Lexicographic Order (Abstract)

Yuichi Asahiro , Kyushu Sangyo University
Limin Xiang , Kyushu Sangyo University
Kazuo Ushijima , Kyushu Sangyo University
pp. 0396
TB3: Video Standard: MPEG and H.26x

A Model-Driven Joint Source and Channel Coder for MPEG-2 Video Transmission (Abstract)

Chung-Lin Huang , National Tsing-Hua University
Sling Liang , National Tsing-Hua University
pp. 0404

Joint Forward Error Correction and Error Concealment for Compressed Video (Abstract)

Tho Le-Ngoc , McGill University
William E. Lynch , Concordia University
Yan Mei , Concordia University
pp. 0410

Subjective-Quality-Based MPEG-2 Video Compression (Abstract)

William E. Lynch , Concordia University
Cheng-Yu Pai , Concordia University
pp. 0416

H.263 Video Transcoding for Spatial Resolution Downscaling (Abstract)

Zhijun Lei , University of Ottawa
Nicolas D. Georganas , University of Ottawa
pp. 0425
TB4: Real Time and Streaming Media

Optimal Video Stream Multiplexing through Linear Programming (Abstract)

Helman I Stern , Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Ofer Hadar , Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
pp. 0440

Delivery of MPEG-4 Object Based Multimedia in a Multicast Environment (Abstract)

Hussein M. Alnuweiri , University of British Columbia
Yaser Pourmohammadi , University of British Columbia
Kambiz Asrar-Haghighi , University of British Columbia
pp. 0446

Content-Based Retransmission for 3-D Wavelet Video Streaming on the Internet (Abstract)

Jianyu Dong , Ohio State University
Yuan F. Zheng , Ohio State University
pp. 0452

QoS Control for Internet Delivery of Video Data (Abstract)

G.Y. Hong , Massey University
A.C.M. Fong , Massey University
B. Fong , Lucent Technologies in Singapore
pp. 0458

Video Transfer Control Protocol for a Wireless Video Demonstrator (Abstract)

Olli Lehtoranta , Tampere University of Technology
Jukka Suhonen , Tampere University of Technology
Mauri Kuorilehto , Tampere University of Technology
Markku Niemi , Nokia Mobile Phones
Timo Hämäläinen , Tampere University of Technology
Marko Hännikäinen , Tampere University of Technology
pp. 0462
WA1: Strategic Issues of E-Commerce I

E-business Models for Reverse Logistics: Contributions and Challenges (Abstract)

Angelika I. Kokkinaki , Erasmus University
M.B.M. de Koster , Erasmus University
Costas Pappis , University of Piraeus
W. Verbeke , Erasmus University
Rommert Dekker , Erasmus University
pp. 0470

Synergies In Applying RAD To Support e-Business Project Management (Abstract)

Elaine Lawrence , University of Technology at Sydney
Frank Cross , GE Commercial
pp. 0477

Management of Explicit and Implicit Knowledge in Consulting Companies (Abstract)

Sascha Uelpenich , University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Freimut Bodendorf , University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
pp. 0485

E-Commerce: Continuous Growth or Leveling Out? (Abstract)

Jawed Siddiqi , Sheffield Hallam University
Samir Al-Khayatt , Sheffield Hallam University
Babak Akghar , Sheffield Hallam University
Carl Davies , Sheffield Hallam University
pp. 0491
WA2: Strategic Issues of E-Commerce II

Strategic exploitation of ERP for E-Business (Abstract)

Jawed Siddiqi , Sheffield Hallam University
Babak Akhgar , Sheffield Hallam University
Samir Al-Khayatt , Sheffield Hallam University
pp. 0498

Software Architectures for E-Commerce Computing Systems with External Hosting (Abstract)

Rajendra V. Boppana , University of Texas at San Antonio
Suresh Chalasani , University of Wisconsin-Parkside
pp. 0504
WB1: Database and Information Systems

The Investigation of Mercury Presence in Human Blood: An Extrapolation from Animal Data Using Neural Networks (Abstract)

Mahmood Bahar , Teacher Training University
Ray R. Hashemi , University of Arkansas at Little Rock and National Center for Toxicological Research
John Young , National Center for Toxicological Research
Alexander A. Tyler , University College Cork
pp. 0512

E-Class: A Multimedia and Web based Distance Learning System (Abstract)

Mohammad H. N. Tabrizi , East Carolina University
Gaurang Pateland , East Carolina University
pp. 0524

A Methodology for Collection Selection in Heterogeneous Contexts (Abstract)

Michel Beigbeder , Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne
Faïza Abbaci , Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne
Jacques Savoy , Universit? de Neuch?tel
pp. 0529

Cost-Effective Planning of Timed Mobile Agents (Abstract)

Jin-Wook Baek , Seoul National University
Heon-Young Yeom , Seoul National University
Gyu-Tae Kim , Seoul National University
pp. 0536

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 0555
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