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ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS) - Special issue on video information retrieval, Volume 13 Issue 4, Oct. 1995

Introduction to the special issue on video information retrieval
Scott Stevens, Thomas Little
Pages: 371-372
DOI: 10.1145/211430.215258

A video retrieval and sequencing system
Tat-Seng Chua, Li-Qun Ruan
Pages: 373-407
DOI: 10.1145/211430.211431
Video is an effective medium for capturing the events in the real world around us, and a vast amount of video materials exists, covering a wide range of applications. However, widespread use of video in computer applications is often impeded by...

Motion recovery for video content classification
Nevenka Dimitrova, Forouzan Golshani
Pages: 408-439
DOI: 10.1145/211430.211433
Like other types of digital information, video sequences must be classified based on the semantics of their contents. A more-precise and completer extraction of semantic information will result in a more-effective classification. The...

Embedded video in hypermedia documents: supporting integration and adaptive control
Dick C. A. Bulterman
Pages: 440-470
DOI: 10.1145/211430.211439
As the availability of digital video becomes commonplace, a shift in application focus will occur from merely accessing video as an independent data stream to embedding video with other multimedia data types...

XMovie: architecture and implementation of a distributed movie system
Ralf Keller, Wolfgang Effelsberg, Bernd Lamparter
Pages: 471-499
DOI: 10.1145/211430.211440
We describe a system for storing, transmitting, and presenting digital movies in a computer network. The hardware used in the system is standard hardware, as found in typical workstations today; no special hardware is required, but if available...