3 May 2001 Visual clustering of image search results
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This paper presents a novel method for visualizing the results of an image search. Current approaches to visualizing WWW image searches rank results in a linear list and presents them as a sorted thumbnail grid. The method outlined in this paper visually clusters images based on the user's search terms. To accomplish this, a flexible image retrieval method which incorporates a combination of content-based and textural image matching is used. A new information visualization is used to display the search results.
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Trystan G. Upstill, Rajehndra Nagappan, Nick Craswell, "Visual clustering of image search results", Proc. SPIE 4302, Visual Data Exploration and Analysis VIII, (3 May 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.424915; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.424915
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