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Advances in Multimedia Modeling

14th International Multimedia Modeling Conference, MMM 2008, Kyoto, Japan, January 9-11, 2008, Proceedings

Satoh, Shin'ichi, Nack, Frank, Etoh, Minoru (Eds.)

2008, XIX, 512 p.

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th International Multimedia Modeling Conference, MMM 2007, held in Kyoto, Japan, in January 2007.

The 23 revised full papers and 24 revised poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from more than 130 submissions.

The papers are organized in topical sections that include material on a wide range of subjects. These include media understanding, creative media, visual content representation, and video codecs.

Also covered are media retrieval, audio and music.

This publication, which comes complete with online files and update, is sure to generate much interest.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » 3D modeling - 3D retrieval - HCI - active learning - concept ontology - content analysis - data compression - digital cinema - digital music creation - distributed video coding - emotion detection - image annotation - image compression - modeling - multimedia

Related subjects » Database Management & Information Retrieval - HCI - Image Processing - Information Systems and Applications

Table of contents 

Media Understanding.- A Novel Approach for Filtering Junk Images from Google Search Results.- Object-Based Image Retrieval Beyond Visual Appearances.- MILC2: A Multi-Layer Multi-Instance Learning Approach to Video Concept Detection.- Poster I.- An Implicit Active Contour Model for Feature Regions and Lines.- New Approach for Hierarchical Classifier Training and Multi-level Image Annotation.- Extracting Text Information for Content-Based Video Retrieval.- Real-Time Video Surveillance Based on Combining Foreground Extraction and Human Detection.- Detecting and Clustering Multiple Takes of One Scene.- An Images-Based 3D Model Retrieval Approach.- ‘Oh Web Image, Where Art Thou?’.- Complementary Variance Energy for Fingerprint Segmentation.- Similarity Search in Multimedia Time Series Data Using Amplitude-Level Features.- Sound Source Localization with Non-calibrated Microphones.- PriSurv: Privacy Protected Video Surveillance System Using Adaptive Visual Abstraction.- Distribution-Based Similarity for Multi-represented Multimedia Objects.- A Multimodal Input Device for Music Authoring for Children.- Free-Shaped Video Collage.- Aesthetics-Based Automatic Home Video Skimming System.- Using Fuzzy Lists for Playlist Management.- Tagging Video Contents with Positive/Negative Interest Based on User’s Facial Expression.- Snap2Play: A Mixed-Reality Game Based on Scene Identification.- Real-Time Multi-view Object Tracking in Mediated Environments.- Reconstruct 3D Human Motion from Monocular Video Using Motion Library.- Poster II.- Appropriate Segment Extraction from Shots Based on Temporal Patterns of Example Videos.- Fast Segmentation of H.264/AVC Bitstreams for On-Demand Video Summarization.- Blurred Image Detection and Classification.- Cross-Lingual Retrieval of Identical News Events by Near-Duplicate Video Segment Detection.- Web Image Gathering with a Part-Based Object Recognition Method.- A Query Language Combining Object Features and Semantic Events for Surveillance Video Retrieval.- Semantic Quantization of 3D Human Motion Capture Data Through Spatial-Temporal Feature Extraction.- Fast Intermode Decision Via Statistical Learning for H.264 Video Coding.- A Novel Motion Estimation Method Based on Normalized Cross Correlation for Video Compression.- Curved Ray-Casting for Displacement Mapping in the GPU.- Emotion-Based Music Visualization Using Photos.- LightCollabo: Distant Collaboration Support System for Manufacturers.- Accurate Identifying Method of JPEG2000 Images for Digital Cinema.- Optimization of Spatial Error Concealment for H.264 Featuring Low Complexity.- Temporal Error Concealment for H.264 Using Optimum Regression Plane.- Transform Domain Wyner-Ziv Codec Based on Turbo Trellis Codes Modulation.- Selective Sampling Based on Dynamic Certainty Propagation for Image Retrieval.- Local Radon Transform and Earth Mover’s Distances for Content-Based Image Retrieval.- Content Based Querying and Searching for 3D Human Motions.- Bi-modal Conceptual Indexing for Medical Image Retrieval.- Audio Analysis for Multimedia Retrieval from a Ubiquitous Home.- Effectiveness of Signal Segmentation for Music Content Representation.- Probabilistic Estimation of a Novel Music Emotion Model.- Acoustic OFDM: Embedding High Bit-Rate Data in Audio.

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