Content-based Video Retrieval by Example Clip on WWW

  • Xiaoming Liu
  • Yueting Zhuang
  • Yunhe Pan
Conference paper
Part of the Eurographics book series (EUROGRAPH)


The similarity measure of two video clips is a key issue in video retrieval. In the development of our www-oriented video retrieval system, we propose a new model of video similarity. Comparing to existing algorithms, it proposes many influencing factors, such as order factor, speed factor, disturbance factor, etc, on the basis of human’s subjectivity in visual judgement. Thus this algorithm embodies the degree of similarity completely and systematically. On the other hand, it has resolution adaptation because it can be applied to every level of video structure. In the retrieval system, it is used to process video query by example clip on the World Wide Web. This paper introduces this algorithm in detail and presents experiment results at the end of the paper.


Video Clip Order Factor Video Retrieval Database Video Visual Judgement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaoming Liu
    • 1
  • Yueting Zhuang
    • 1
  • Yunhe Pan
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Artificial IntelligenceZheJiang UniversityHangZhouP.R.China

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