An Adaptive Approach towards Content-based Image Retrieval

  title={An Adaptive Approach towards Content-based Image Retrieval},
  author={Joemon M. Jose and C. J. van Rijsbergen},
We propose and evaluate an adaptive approach towards content-based image retrieval (CBIR), which is based on the Ostensive Model of developing information needs. We use ostensive relevance to capture the user’s current need and tailor the retrieval accordingly. Our approach supports content-assisted browsing, by incorporating an adaptive query learning scheme based on implicit user feedback. Textual and colour features are employed to characterise images, which are combined using the Dempster… CONTINUE READING


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