15 January 1997 Image retrieval with templates of arbitrary size
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We study the problem of retrieving images using a small template. The goal is to allow a user to search for images containing a pattern similar to the template, adding to the capability of a search engine. We propose to employ a segmentation-based approach. As a specific example, we introduce a quadtree segmentation technique for textured images and a distance measure, Sum of Minimum Distance, suitable for template-based image retrieval applications.
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Bo Tao, Bo Tao, Kevin Robbins, Kevin Robbins, Bradley W. Dickinson, Bradley W. Dickinson, } "Image retrieval with templates of arbitrary size", Proc. SPIE 3022, Storage and Retrieval for Image and Video Databases V, (15 January 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.263399; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.263399


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