Content-Based Image Retrieval:

Survey Papers:

·         “Image Retrieval: Current Techniques, Promising Directions, and Open Issues”

Yong Rui , Thomas S. Huang , Shih-Fu Chang

Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation 10, 39–62 (1999)

·          “Techniques and systems for image and video retrieval”

Aslandogan, Y.A.; Yu, C.T.

IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol: 11 1 , Jan.-Feb. 1999.

·         “A survey on content-based retrieval for multimedia databases”

Yoshitaka, A.; Ichikawa, T.

IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol: 11 1 , Jan.-Feb. 1999.

·         “Content based image retrieval systems”

Zachary, J.M., Jr.; Iyengar, S.S.

Application-Specific Systems and Software Engineering and Technology, 1999. ASSET '99.

 

System Overview:

·         QBIC:

“Query by Image and Video Content: The QBIC System”

M. Filickner, Harpreet Sawhney, Wayne Niblack, Jonathan Ashley, W. Huang, Byron Dom, Monika Gorkani, Jim Hafine, Denis Lee, Draguti Petkovic, David Steele, and Peter Yanker.

IEEE Computer, 1995.

·         Netra:

“Netra: A toolbox for navigating large image databases”  (1),  (2)

W. Y. Ma and B. S. Manjunath.

In Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. On Image Processing, 1997.

·         VisualSEEk:

“VisualSEEk: a fully automated content-based image query system”

John R. Smith and  Shih-Fu Chang.

ACM Multimedia 96.

·         MARS:

“Supporting Similarity Queries in MARS”

Michael Ortega, Yong Rui, Kaushik Chakrabarti, Sharad Mehrotra, and Thomas S. Huang.

ACM Multimedia 97.

·         PicToSeek:

“PicToSeek: combining color and shape invariant features for image retrieval”

Gevers, T. and  Smeulders, A.W.M.
 IEEE Transactions on Image Processing,Volume: 9 1 , Jan. 2000 , Page(s): 102 -119

·         PicHunter:

“The Bayesian image retrieval system, PicHunter: theory, implementation, and psychophysical experiments”

Cox, I.J.; Miller, M.L.; Minka, T.P.; Papathomas, T.V.; Yianilos, P.N.

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Volume: 9 1 , Jan. 2000 , Page(s): 20 -37

 

Similarity Measures:

·         “Similarity Measures” (Fuzzy Set)

Simone Santini, Ramesh Jain

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 21, No. 9, Sep. 1999

·         “Vector-space image model (VSIM) for content-based retrieval”

Kulkarni, S.; Srinivasan, B.; Ramakrishna, M.V.

Proceedings. 10th Int. Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications, 1999.

·         “A Review of Similarity Measures for Fuzzy Systems”

T. Warren Liao , Zhiming Zhang

IEEE, 1996

·         “Empirical Evaluation of Dissimilarity Measures for Color and Texture”

Jan Puzicha , Joachim M. Buhmann , Yossi Rubner , Carlo Tomasi

The Proceedings of the 7th IEEE Int. Conf. on Computer Vision, 1999. (ICCV'99) Vol: 2

·         “FSMIQ: fuzzy similarity matching for image queries”

Tolias, Y.; Panas, S.; Tsoukalas, L.H.

1999 International Conference on Information Intelligence and Systems, 1999. Proceedings., 1999.

·         “On computing global similarity in images”

Ravela, S.; Manmatha, R.

4th IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision, 1998. WACV '98.

·         “Distance measures for color image retrieval”

Androutsos, D.; Plataniotiss, K.N.; Venetsanopoulos, A.N.

1998 International Conference on Image Processing, 1998. ICIP 98. Vol: 2.

·         “Learning feature relevance and similarity metrics in image databases”

Bhanu, B.; Jing Peng; Shan Qing

IEEE Workshop on Content-Based Access of Image and Video Libraries, 1998.

 

Similarity Indexing:

·         “Algorithms and Strategies for Similarity Retrieval”

David A. White , Ramesh Jain

Visual Computing Laboratory, University of California, San Diego

·         “An Optimal Algorithm for Approximate Nearest Neighbor Searching in Fixed Dimensions”

Sunil Arya , David M. Mount , Nathan S. Netanyahu , Ruth Silverman , Angela Y. Wu

Journal of the ACM, Vol. 45, No. 6 (1998)

·         “An Indexing and Retrieval Mechanism for Complex Similarity Queries in Image Databases” (HG-tree)

Guang-Ho Cha , Chin-Wan Chung

Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation 10, 268–290 (1999)

·         “The Hybrid Tree: An Index Structure for High Dimensional Feature Spaces”

Kaushik Chakrabarti , Sharad Mehrotra

·         “The R*-tree: An Efficient and Robust Access Method for Points and Rectangles”

Norbert Beckmann , Hans-Peter begel , Ralf Schneider , Bernhard Seeger

ACM 1990

·         “The SR-tree: An Index Structure for High-Dimensional Nearest Neighbor Queries”

Norio Katayama , Shin'ichi Satoh

ACM SIGMOD 97

 

Query Issues: (Interface Design, Interactive Retrieval System)

·         “User interfaces for content-based image retrieval”

Bird, C.L.; Elliott, P.J.; Griffiths, E.

IEE Colloquium on Intelligent Image Databases,, 1996 , Page(s): 8/1 -8/4

·         “Relevance feedback and category search in image databases”

Meilhac, C.; Nastar, C.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999, Vol: 1.

·         “Query processing issues in image (multimedia) databases”

Nepal, S.; Ramakrishna, M.V.

15th International Conference on Data Engineering, 1999.

·         “Interactive image retrieval: concept, procedure and tools”

Zijun Yang; Xia Wan; Kuo, C.-C.J.

Conf. Record of the 32nd Asilomar Conf. on Signals, Systems & Computers, 1998. Vol: 1.

 

Retrieval in Special Collections:

·         “Similarity retrieval of trademark images”

Eakins, J.P.; Boardman, J.M.; Graham, M.E.

IEEE Multimedia,Vol: 5 2 , April-June 1998 , Page(s): 53-63

·         “An integrated framework for trademark image retrieval using gestalt features and CMM neural network”

Alwis, S.; Austin, J.

7th Int. Conf. on Image Processing And Its Applications, 1999. Vol: 1 , 1999.

·         “Content-based image retrieval of coats of arms”

Breiteneder, C.; Eidenberger, H.

1999 IEEE 3rd Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing,, 1999

 

Feature Extraction and Representation:

Color:

·         “On the use of histograms for image retrieval”

Brunelli, R.; Mich, O.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999. Vol: 2.

·         “Efficient color histogram indexing for quadratic form distance functions”

Hafner, J.; Sawhney, H.S.; Equitz, W.; Flickner, M.; Niblack, W.

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol: 17 7 , July 1995.

·         “Color-based image retrieval using spatial-chromatic histograms”

Cinque, L.; Levialdi, S.; Olsen, K.A.; Pellicano, A.

IEEE Int. Conf. on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999.Vol: 2 , 1999.

·         “Using perceptually weighted histograms for colour-based image retrieval”

Guojun Lu; Phillips, J.

4th Int. Conf. on Signal Processing Proceedings, 1998. ICSP '98.Vol: 2 , 1998.

·         “Content-based image retrieval using colour n-grams”

Rickman, R.; Rosin, P.

IEE Colloquium on Intelligent Image Databases,, 1996 , Page(s): 15/1 -15/6

·         “Spatial color histograms for content-based image retrieval”

Aibing Rao; Srihari, R.K.; Zhongfei Zhang

In Proceedings. 11th IEEE Int. l Conf. on Tools with Artificial Intelligence, 1999.

·         “Image retrieval based on chromaticity moments”

Paschos, G.; Radev, I.

Proceedings. International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, 1999.

·         “Comparing the influence of color spaces and metrics in content-based image retrieval”

Mathias, E.; Conci, A.

Int. Symposium on Computer Graphics, Image Processing, and Vision, 1998SIBGRAPI '98.

·         “A Novel Vector-Based Approach to Color Image Retrieval Using a Vector Angular-Based Distance Measure”

D. Androutsos , K. N. Plataniotis , A. N. Venetsanopoulos

Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 75, Nos. 1/2, July/August, pp. 46–58, 1999

 

Texture:

·         “A texture descriptor for image retrieval and browsing”

Wu, P.; Manjunanth, B.S.; Newsam, S.D.; Shin, H.D.

IEEE Workshop on Content-Based Access of Image and Video Libraries, 1999. (CBAIVL '99).

·         “Perceptually based metrics for the evaluation of textural image retrieval methods”

Payne, J.S.; Heppelwhite, L.; Stonham, T.J.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999. Vol: 2.

·         “Texture metrics”

Rubner, Y.; Tomasi, C.

1998 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 1998. Vol: 5

 

Shape:

·         “Fuzzy Similarity Measure for Shape Retrieval”

Taoufik Gadi , R. Benslimane , Mohamed Daoudi , Stanislaw Matusiak

Vision Interface '99

·         “IRUS: image retrieval using shape”

Adoram, M.; Lew, M.S.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999, Vol: 2.

 

Others:

·         “A knowledge-based approach for retrieving images by content”

Chih-Cheng Hsu; Chu, W.W.; Taira, R.K.

IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Volume: 8 4 , Aug. 1996.

·         “An effective method for combining multiple features of image retrieval”

Seyoon Jeong; Kyuheon Kim; Byungtae Chun; Jaeyeon Lee; Younglae J. Bae

TENCON 99. Proceedings of the IEEE Region 10 Conference,Vol: 2 , Dec. 1999.

·         “An object-oriented framework for content-based image retrieval based on 5-tier architecture”

Cheung, K.K.T.; Ip, H.H.S.; Lam, R.; Hanka, R.; Tang, L.H.Y.; Fuller, G.

Software Engineering Conference, 1999. (APSEC '99). Proceedings. Sixth Asia Pacific , 1999.

·         “Evaluating a visualisation of image similarity as a tool for image browsing”

Rodden, K.; Basalaj, W.; Sinclair, D.; Wood, K.

1999 IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization, 1999. (Info Vis '99).

·         “A visual interactive environment for image retrieval by subjective parameters”

Bianchi-Berthouze, N.; Berthouze, L.; Kato, T.

1999 IEEE 3rd Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing, 1999

·         “Image background search: combining object detection techniques with content-based image retrieval (CBIR) systems”

Srihari, R.; Zhongfei Zhang; Aibing Rao

IEEE Workshop on Content-Based Access of Image and Video Libraries, 1999. (CBAIVL '99).

·         “Semantic access to a database of images: an approach to object-related image retrieval“

Martinez, A.; Serra, J.R.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999. Vol: 1.

·         “Learning visual keywords for content-based retrieval”

Joo-Hwee Lim

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999. Vol: 2.

·         “Quicklook: a content-based image retrieval system with learning capabilities”

Ciocca, G.; Gagliardi, I.; Schettini, R.

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1999. Vol: 2.

·         “Benchmarking of image features for content-based retrieval”

Wei-Ying Ma; Hong Jiang Zhang

Record of the 32nd Asilomar Conf. on Signals, Systems & Computers, 1998. Vol: 1.

·         “Towards optimal ranking metrics”

Sebe, N.; Lew, M.; Huijsmans, D.P.

Int. Symposium on Computer Graphics, Image Processing, and Vision, 1998. SIBGRAPI '98.

·         “Image processing in the Alexandria Digital Library project”

Manjunath, B.S.

IEEE Int Forum on Research and Technology Advances in Digital Libraries, 1998. ADL 98.

·         “An interactive visual environment to understand, model and exploit user subjectivity in image retrieving systems”

Berthouze, N.B.; Kato, T.

International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, 1999.

·         “ASSERT: A Physician-in-the-Loop Content-Based Retrieval System for HRCT Image Databases”

Chi-Ren Shyu, Carla E. Brodley, Avinash C. Kak, Akio Kosaka, Alex M. Aisen, Lynn S. Broderick

Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 75, Nos. 1/2, July/August, pp. 111–132, 1999

·         “Illumination Invariance and Object Model in Content-Based Image and Video Retrieval”

Ze-Nian Li , Osmar R. Zaiane , Zinovi Tauber

Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation 10, 219–244 (1999)