Evaluating the Effectiveness and the Efficiency of a Vector Image Search Tool

  • Patrizia Di Marco
  • Tania Di Mascio
  • Daniele Frigioni
  • Massimo Gastaldi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5618)


In this paper we develop VISTO (Vector Images Search TOol), along two directions: (1) we present a new interface for VISTO which is more sophisticated than the original one, since it has been developed having in mind the users and their retrieval requests; (2) we provide a much deeper evaluation of the effectiveness and the efficiency of VISTO in the specific domain of the Blissymbolic images.


Image Retrieval Evaluation Methodology Content Base Image Retrieval Relevant Image Real User 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrizia Di Marco
    • 1
  • Tania Di Mascio
    • 1
  • Daniele Frigioni
    • 1
  • Massimo Gastaldi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Information EngineeringUniversity of L’AquilaPoggio di RoioItaly

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