Adaptive learning region importance for region-based image retrieval

@article{Yang2015AdaptiveLR,
  title={Adaptive learning region importance for region-based image retrieval},
  author={Xiaohui Yang and Feiya Lv and Lijun Cai and Dengfeng Li},
  journal={IET Computer Vision},
  year={2015},
  volume={9},
  pages={368-377}
}
This study addresses the issue of region representation in region-based image retrieval (RBIR). In order to reduce the user’s burden of selecting the region of interest, a statistical index called visual region importance (RI) is constructed to describe the region. By learning from user’s current and historical feedback information, visual RI can be… CONTINUE READING