Not offered in 2005.
Synopsis: Multimedia content and motivations for multimedia retrieval, issues of multimedia data integration in traditional database environments, information retrieval models and their application to multimedia data. Content-based image retrieval; Content-based video retrieval; Content-based audio retrieval: audio representations, audio feature extraction, query modalities and similarity measures. Analysis of existing multimedia retrieval systems, retrieval evaluation criteria, relevance feedback.
Contact Hours: Lectures (2hrs), discussion classes (2hrs) and online discussion
Prerequisites: CSE9002 or equivalent