Scene Classification Using a Hybrid Generative/Discriminative Approach

@article{Bosch2008SceneCU,
  title={Scene Classification Using a Hybrid Generative/Discriminative Approach},
  author={Anna Bosch and Andrew Zisserman and Xavier Mu{\~n}oz},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence},
  year={2008},
  volume={30},
  pages={712-727}
}
We investigate whether dimensionality reduction using a latent generative model is beneficial for the task of weakly supervised scene classification. In detail, we are given a set of labeled images of scenes (for example, coast, forest, city, river, etc.), and our objective is to classify a new image into one of these categories. Our approach consists of first discovering latent ";topics"; using probabilistic Latent Semantic Analysis (pLSA), a generative model from the statistical text… CONTINUE READING
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