Attention in Cognitive Systems

5th International Workshop on Attention in Cognitive Systems, WAPCV 2008 Fira, Santorini, Greece, May 12, 2008 Revised Selected Papers

  • Lucas Paletta
  • John K. Tsotsos
Conference proceedings WAPCV 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5395)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5395)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Attention in Scene Exploration

    1. Jonathan Harel, Christof Koch
      Pages 1-14
    2. Moran Cerf, Jonathan Harel, Alex Huth, Wolfgang Einhäuser, Christof Koch
      Pages 15-26
    3. Rebecca Marfil, Antonio Bandera, Juan Antonio Rodríguez, Francisco Sandoval
      Pages 27-40
  3. Contextual Cueing and Saliency

    1. Roland Perko, Christian Wojek, Bernt Schiele, Aleš Leonardis
      Pages 54-68
    2. Andrea Schankin, Anna Schubö
      Pages 69-84
    3. Jean Underwood, Emma Templeman, Geoffrey Underwood
      Pages 85-97
  4. Spatiotemporal Saliency

    1. Anna Belardinelli, Fiora Pirri, Andrea Carbone
      Pages 112-123
  5. Attentional Networks

    1. Fehmida Hussain, Sharon Wood
      Pages 139-152
    2. Johannes Steger, Niklas Wilming, Felix Wolfsteller, Nicolas Höning, Peter König
      Pages 153-165
  6. Attentional Modeling

    1. Thomas Geerinck, Hichem Sahli, David Henderickx, Iris Vanhamel, Valentin Enescu
      Pages 166-182
    2. Peter C. R. Lane, Fernand Gobet, Richard Ll. Smith
      Pages 183-196
    3. David Henderickx, Kathleen Maetens, Thomas Geerinck, Eric Soetens
      Pages 197-211
    4. Muhammad Zaheer Aziz, Bärbel Mertsching
      Pages 227-241
    5. Maryam S. Mirian, Majid Nili Ahmadabadi, Babak N. Araabi, Ronald R. Siegwart
      Pages 242-256
    6. Tibor Bosse, Rianne van Lambalgen, Peter-Paul van Maanen, Jan Treur
      Pages 257-272
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-workshop proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Attention in Cognitive Systems, WAPCV 2008, held in Fira, Santorini, Greece in May 2008 as an associated event of the 6th International Conference on Computer Vision Systems (ICVS 2008).

The 13 revised full papers presented together with with 9 posters, have been carefully selected from 34 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on attention in scene exploration, contextueal cueing and saliency, spatiotemporal saliency, attentional networks as well as attentional modelling.


cognitive science cognitive systems computational vision computer vision context awareness neuroscience object detection perception scene recognition video analysis visual attention visual perception visual search

Editors and affiliations

  • Lucas Paletta
    • 1
  • John K. Tsotsos
    • 2
  1. 1.Joanneum ResearchGrazAustria
  2. 2.Center for Vision Research (CVR) and, Department of Computer Science and EngineeringYork UniversityTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-00581-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-00582-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals