Multimedia Databases and Image Communication: Second International Workshop, MDIC 2001, Amalfi, Italy, September 17-18, 2001. Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Image Communication, MDIC 2001, held in Amalfi, Italy, in September 2001.
The 16 revised full papers presented together with two invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the book. The papers are organised in topical sections on image and visual computing applications, multimedia technology, image and visual information querying and browsing, and video indexing and communication.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540425878
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 10/16/2001
  • Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series, #2184
  • Edition description: 2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 230
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

Invited Talks.- MAWC Operations for the Growing Book.- Motion Mining.- Image and Visual Competing Applications.- The Riddles of Murecine: The Role of Anthropological Research by Images and Visual Computing.- Information Retrieval from Medical Database.- Multimedia Technology.- M-CODD: A Technique for the Conceptual Design of Multimedia Databases.- Controlling Concurrent Accesses in Multimedia Database Systems.- Transformation Dataflow in Multimedia Software Engineering Using TAO_XML: A Component-Based Approach.- Monitoring Electromagnetic Pollution: A GIS-Based Visual Approach.- Image and Visual Information Querying and Browsing.- Querying and Browsing Multimedia Presentations.- Content Image Retrieval: A New Query Paradigm Toward Analogy Based Indexing.- Robust Image Retrieval Based on Texture Information.- Symbolic Tile Categories for Spatial Reasoning on Objects Represented in Multiple-Resolution.- Content-Based Indexing and Retrieval Supported by Mobile Agent Technology.- Display Optimization For Image Browsing.- Video Indexing and Communication.- Semantic Characterization of Visual Content for Sports Videos Annotation.- Dialogue Scenes Detection in MPEG Movies: A Multi-expert Approach.- A Proposal of a QoS Control Method for Digital Video Libraries.- Enhanced Video Communication Using Gaze Correction with Simplified 3D Warping and Single Camera.

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