This comprehensive book offers a full picture of the cutting edge technologies in the area of qMultimedia Retrieval and Managementq. It addresses graduate students and scientists in electrical engineering and in computer science as well as system designers, engineers, programmers and other technical managers in the IT industries. The book provides a complete set of theories and technologies necessary for a profound introduction to the field. It includes multimedia low-level feature extraction and high-level semantic description in addition to multimedia authentication and watermarking, and the most up-to-date MPEG-7 standard. A broad range of practical applications is covered, e.g., digital libraries, medical images, biometrics, human palm-print and face-for-security, living plants data management and video-on-demand service.Technological Fundamentals and Applications Wan-Chi Siu, Hong Jiang Zhang David Dagan Feng ... index and retrieval, namely varying distance metrics and dimension reduction are, also discussed and some creative solutions proposed. ... Descriptive text is entered manually and hence, the indexing process is slow.
|Title||:||Multimedia Information Retrieval and Management|
|Author||:||David Dagan Feng, Wan-Chi Siu, Hong Jiang Zhang|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2003-01-21|