Multimedia Computing Laboratory

National Chung Cheng University

  1. Wei-Ta Chu and Ya-Lun Tsai, "A Hybrid Recommendation System Considering Visual Information for Predicting Favorite Restaurants," World Wide Web Journal, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 1313-1331, 2017.
  2. Wei-Ta Chu, Xiang-You Zheng, and Ding-Shiuan Ding, "Camera as Weather Sensor: Estimating Weather Information from Single Images," Journal of Visual Communications and Image Representation, vol. 46, pp. 233-249, 2017.
  3. Wei-Ta Chu and Wei-Han Huang, "Cultural Difference and Visual Information on Hotel Rating Prediction," World Wide Web Journal, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 595-619, 2017.
  4. Wei-Ta Chu and Yung-Chieh Chou, "On Broadcasted Game Video Analysis: Event Detection, Highlight Detection, and Highlight Forecast," Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 76, no. 7, pp. 9735-9758, 2017.
  5. Wei-Ta Chu and Chih-Hao Chiu, "Predicting Occupation from Images by Combining Face and Body Context Information," ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, vol. 13, no. 1, Article No. 7. 2017.
  6. Wei-Ta Chu, Ying-Chieh Chao, and Yi-Sheng Chang, "Street Sweeper: Detecting and Removing Cars in Street View Images," Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 74, no. 23, pp. 10965-10988, 2015. (SCIE, EI)
  7. Wei-Ta Chu, Chia-Hsiang Yu, and Hsin-Han Wang, "Optimized Comics-Based Storytelling for Temporal Image Sequences," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 201-215, 2015. (SCIE, EI)
  8. Wei-Ta Chu, Chih-Hao Chen, and Han-Nung Hsu, "Color CENTRIST: Embedding Color Information in Scene Categorization,"Journal of Visual Communications and Image Representation, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 840-854, 2014. (SCIE, EI)
  9. W.-T. Chu and C.-J. Li, "Somebody Helps Me: Travel Video Scene Detection Using Web-based Context," Neurocomputing, vol. 95, pp. 60-71, 2012. (SCIE, EI)
  10. W.-T. Chu and S.-Y. Tsai, "Rhythm of Motion Extraction and Rhythm-Based Cross-Media Alignment for Dance Videos," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 129-141, 2012. (SCIE, EI)
  11. W.-T. Peng, W.-T. Chu, C.-H. Chang, C.-N. Chou, W.-J. Huang, W.-Y. Chang, and Y.-P. Hung, "Editing by Viewing: Automatic Home Video Summarization by Viewing Behavior Analysis," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 539-550, 2011. (SCIE, EI)
  12. W.-T. Chu, C.-J. Li, and S.-C. Tseng, "TravelMedia: An Intelligent Management System for Media Captured in Travel," Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 93-104, 2011. (SCIE, EI)
  13. W.-T. Chu and W.-H. Tsai, "Modeling Spatiotemporal Relationships between Moving Objects for Event Tactics Analysis in Tennis Videos," Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 149-171, 2010. (SCIE, EI)
  14. W.-T. Chu and C.-H. Lin, "Consumer Photo Management and Browsing Facilitated by Near-Duplicate Detection with Feature Filtering," Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 256-268, 2010. (SCIE, EI)
  15. C.-Y. Weng, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "RoleNet: Movie Analysis from the Perspective of Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 256-271, 2009. (SCIE, EI)
  16. W.-T. Chu and J.-L. Wu, "Explicit Semantic Events Detection and Development of Realistic Applications for Broadcasting Baseball Videos,"Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 27-50, 2008. (SCIE, EI)
  17. W.-T. Chu, J.-C. Chen, and J.-L. Wu, "Tiling Slideshow: An Audiovisual Presentation Method for Consumer Photos,"IEEE Multimedia, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 36-45, 2007. (SCI, EI)
  18. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, and J.-L. Wu, "Semantic Context Detection Using Audio Event Fusion," EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2006, Article ID 27390, 12 pages, 2006. (SCIE, EI)
  19. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, J. Y.-J. Hsu, and J.-L. Wu, "Towards Semantic Indexing and Retrieval Using Hierarchical Audio Models," ACM Multimedia Systems Journal, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 570-583, 2005. (SCI, EI)
  20. W.-H. Cheng, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "A Visual Attention based Region-of-Interest Determination Framework for Video Sequences," IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems Journal, vol. E-88D, no. 7, pp. 1578-1586, 2005. (SCIE, EI)
  21. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, S.-F. He, C.-W. Wang, and J.-L. Wu, "A Unified Framework Using Spatial Color Descriptor and Motion-based Post Refinement for Shot Boundary Detection," GESTS International Transaction on Computer Science and Engineering, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 133-143. 2005.
  22. W.-T. Chu, and H.-Y. Chen, "Towards better Retrieval and Presentation by Exploring Cross-Media Correlations," ACM Multimedia Systems Journal, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 183-198, 2005. (SCI, EI)
  1. Wei-Ta Chu and Chia-Hsing Lin, "Food Image Description Based on Deep-Based Joint Food Category, Ingredient, and Cooking Method Recognition," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops, pp. 109-114, 2017. (International Workshop on Multimedia Services and Technologies for E-health 2017)
  2. Wei-Ta Chu and Wei-Wei Li, "Manga FaceNet: Face Detection in Manga based on Deep Neural Network," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, pp. 412-415, 2017.
  3. Wei-Ta Chu and Samuel Situmeang, "Badminton Video Analysis based on Spatiotemporal and Stroke Features," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, pp. 448-451, 2017.
  4. Wei-Ta Chu and Han-Yuan Chang, "Advertisement Detection, Segmentation, and Classification for Newspaper Images and Website Snapshots," Proceedings of International Computer Symposium, 2016.
  5. Wei-Ta Chu and Yi-Ling Wu, "Deep Correlation Features for Image Style Classification," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia, pp. 402-406, 2016.
  6. Wei-Ta Chu and Han-Yuan Chang, "Advertisement Detection, Segmentation, and Classification for Newspaper Images and Website Snapshots," accepted to International Computer Symposium, 2016.
  7. Wei-Ta Chu and Tsung-Han Yang, "A Study of Combining Re-coloring and Adding Patterns to Images for Dichromats," accepted to ACCV Workshop on Assistive Vision, 2016.
  8. Wei-Ta Chu, Xiang-You Zheng, and Ding-Shiuan Ding, "Image2Weather: A Large-Scale Image Dataset for Weather Property Estimation," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Big Data, pp. 137-144, 2016.
  9. Wei-Ta Chu and Wei-Chung Cheng, "Manga-Specific Features and Latent Style Model for Manga Style Analysis," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, pp. 1332-1336, 2016.
  10. Wei-Ta Chu and Han-Nung Hsu, "News Story Clustering with Fisher Embedding," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, pp. 1175-1178, 2016.
  11. Wei-Ta Chu and Yung-Chieh Chou, "Event Detection and Highlight Detection of Broadcasted Game Videos," Proceedings of ACM Workshop on Computational Models of Social Interactions: Human-Computer-Media Communication, pp. 1-8, 2015.
  12. Ding-Shiuan Ding and Wei-Ta Chu, "Weather-Adaptive Distance Metric for Landmark Image Classification," Proceedings of Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, pp. 139-148, 2015. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 9315, Part II, pp. 139-148, 2015.)
  13. Wei-Ta Chu and Feng-Chi Chang, "A Privacy-Preserving Bipartite Graph Matching Framework for Multimedia Analysis and Retrieval," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, pp. 243-250, 2015.
  14. Wei-Ta Chu and Ming-Hung Hsu, "Fast Object Detection Using Multistage Particle Window Deformable Part Model," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, pp. 98-101, 2014.
  15. Wei-Ta Chu and Chih-Hao Chiu, "Predicting Occupation from Single Facial Images," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, pp. 9-12, 2014.
  16. Wei-Ta Chu and Ying-Chieh Chao, "Line-Based Drawing Style Description for Manga Classification," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia, pp. 781-784, 2014.
  17. Wei-Ta Chu and Fan Liu, "Mathematical Formula Detection in Heterogeneous Document Images," Proceedings of Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 2013.
  18. Wei-Ta Chu, Cheng-Jung Li, and Jen-Yu Yu, "Tag Suggestion and Localization for Images by Bipartite Graph Matching," Proceedings of APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference, 2013.
  19. Wei-Ta Chu and Chia-Hsiang Yu, "Optimized Speech Balloon Placement for Automatic Comics Generation," Proceedings of ACM International Workshop on Interactive Multimedia on Mobile and Portable Devices, pp. 1-6, 2013.
  20. Wei-Ta Chu, Yu-Kuang Chen, and Kuan-Ta Chen, "Size Does Matter: How Does Image Display Size Affect Aesthetic Perception?" Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia, pp. 53-62, 2013. (full paper)
  21. Kuan-Ta Chen, Wei-Ta Chu, and Martha Larson, "ACM Multimedia 2013 Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia," Proceedings ACM International Conference on Multimedia, pp. 1089-1090, 2013.
  22. Wei-Ta Chu, Chun-Chang Huang, and Jen-Yu Yu, "Evaluation of Product Quantization for Image Search," Proceedings of International Conference on Multimedia Modeling, pp. 347-356, 2013. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 7732, pp. 347-356, 2013.)
  23. Kuan-Ta Chen, Wei-Ta Chu, Martha Larson, and Wei Tsang Ooi, "ACM Multimedia 2012 Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 1505-1506, 2012.
  24. Wei-Ta Chu and Hsin-Han Wang, "Enabling Portable Animation Browsing by Transforming Animations into Comics," Proceedings of ACM International Workshop on Interactive Multimedia on Mobile and Portable Devices, pp. 3-8, 2012.
  25. W.-T. Chu and C.-H. Chen, "Color CENTRIST: A Color Descriptor for Scene Categorization," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, 2012.
  26. W.-T. Chu and M.-H. Tsai, "Visual Pattern Discovery for Architecture Image Classification and Product Image Search," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, 2012.
  27. W.-T. Chu and T.-C. Lin, "Logo Recognition and Localization in Real-World Images by Using Visual Patterns," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, pp. 973-976, 2012.
  28. W.-T. Chu and S.-C. Tseng, "GPU-Accelerated Scene Categorization under Multiscale Category-Specific Visual Word Strategy," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, pp. 885-888, 2012.
  29. W.-T. Chu, C.-J. Li, and Y.-K. Chou, "Tag Suggestion and Localization for Web Videos by Bipartite Graph Matching," Proceeding of International ACM Workshop on Social Media, pp. 35-40, 2011.
  30. W.-T. Chu, C.-C. Huang, and W.-F. Cheng, "News Story Clustering from Both What and How Aspects: Using Bag of Word Model and Affinity Propagation," Proceedings of International ACM Workshop on Automated Media Analysis and Production for Novel TV Services, pp. 7-12, 2011.
  31. W.-T. Chu and M.-L. Li, "Score Following and Retrieval Based on Chroma and Octave Representation," Proceedings of Internaional Conference on Multimedia Modeling, 2011. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6523, pp. 229-239, 2011.)
  32. W.-T. Chu, C.-J. Li, and T.-C. Lin, "Travel Video Scene Detection by Search," Proceedings of Pacific-Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology, pp. 180-185, 2010.
  33. W.-T. Chu, W.-L. Liu, and J.-Y. Yu, "Age Classification for Pose Variant and Occluded Faces," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 743-746, 2010.
  34. W.-T. Peng, C.-H. Chang, W.-T. Chu, W.-J. Huang, C.-N. Chou, W.-Y. Chang, and Y.-P. Hung, "A Real-Time User Interest Meter and Its Applications in Home Video Summarization," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, pp. 849-854, 2010.
  35. W.-T. Chu, C.-C. Lin, and J.-Y. Yu, "Travel Photo and Video Summarization with Cross-Media Correlation and Mutual Influence," Proceedings of International Conference on Multimedia Modeling, 2010. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5916, pp. 577-587, 2010.)
  36. W.-T. Chu, C.-H. Lin, and J.-Y. Yu, "Feature Classification for Representative Photo Selection," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 509-512, 2009.
  37. W.-T. Chu, Y.-L. Lee, and J.-Y. Yu, "Visual Language Model for Face Clustering in Consumer Photos," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 625-628, 2009.
  38. W.-T. Chu, C.-C. Lin, and J.-Y. Yu, "Using Cross-Media Correlation for Scene Detection in Travel Videos," Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval, 2009.
  39. W.-T. Chu, Y.-L. Lee, and J-.Y. Yu, "Using Context Information and Local Feature Points in Face Clustering for Consumer Photos," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, pp. 1141-1144, 2009.
  40. W.-T. Peng, W.-J. Huang, W.-T. Chu, C.-N. Chou, W.-Y. Chang, C.-H. Chang, and Y.-P. Hung, "A User Experience Model for Home Video Summarization," Proceedings of the 15th International Multimedia Modeling Conference, 2009. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5371, pp. 484-495, 2008.)
  41. W.-T. Chu and C.-H. Lin, "Automatic Selection of Representative Photo and Smart Thumbnailing Using Near-Duplicate Detection," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 829-832, 2008. (short paper)
  42. M.-C. Tien, Y.-T. Wang, C.-W. Chou, K.-Y. Hsieh, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "Event Detection in Tennis Matches Based on Video Data Mining," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, pp. 1477-1480, 2008.
  43. W.-T. Peng, Y.-H. Chiang, W.-T. Chu, W.-J. Huang, W.-L. Chang, P.-C. Huang, and Y.-P. Hung, "Aesthetics-based Automatic Home Video Skimming System," Proceedings of International Multimedia Modeling Conference, pp. 186-197, 2008.
  44. C.-C. Liu, C.-H. Huang, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "ITEMS: Intelligent Travel Experience Management System," Proceedings of ACM SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval, pp. 291-298, 2007. (invited paper)
  45. C.-Y. Weng, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "RoleNet: Treat a Movie as a Small Society," Proceedings of ACM SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval, pp. 51-60, 2007. (NSC Travel Grant) (full paper, acceptance ratio=22%)
  46. W.-H. Cheng, Y.-Y. Chuang, B.-Y. Chen, J.-L. Wu, S.-Y. Fang, Y.-T. Lin, C.-C. Hsieh, C.-M. Pan, W.-T. Chu, and M.-C. Tien, "Semantic-Event Based Analysis and Segmentation of Wedding Ceremony Videos," Proceedings of ACM SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval, pp. 95-104, 2007. (full paper, acceptance ratio=22%)
  47. J.-C. Chen, W.-T. Chu, J.-H. Kuo, C.-Y. Weng, and J.-L. Wu, "Tiling Slideshow," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 25-34, 2006. (full paper, acceptance ratio=16%) (Best technical full paper award)
  48. W.-T. Chu, C.-W. Wang, and J.-L. Wu, "Extraction of Baseball Trajectory and Physics-Based Validation for Single-View Baseball Video Sequences," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, pp. 1813-1816, 2006.
  49. Y.-H. Chen, J.-H. Kuo, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "Movie Emotional Event Detection Based on Music Mood and Video Tempo," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, pp. 151-152, 2006.
  50. W.-T. Chu and J.-L. Wu, "Development of Realistic Applications Based on Explicit Event Detection in Broadcasting Baseball Videos," Proceedings of International Multimedia Modelling Conference, pp. 12-19, 2006. (full paper, acceptance ratio=22%)
  51. J.-C. Chen, J.-H. Yeh, W.-T. Chu, J.-H. Kuo, and J.-L. Wu, "Improvement of Commerical Boundary Detection Using Audiovisual Features," the 6th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, 2005. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3767, pp. 776-786, 2005.)
  52. W.-T. Chu and J.-L. Wu, "Integration of Rule-based and Model-based Methods for Baseball Event Detection," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, pp. 137-140, 2005.
  53. C.-H. Liang, W.-T. Chu, J.-H. Kuo, J.-L. Wu, and Wen-Huang Cheng, "Baseball Event Detection Using Game-Specific Feature Sets and Rules," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 3829-3832, 2005.
  54. W.-H. Cheng, W.-T. Chu, J.-H. Kuo, and J.-L. Wu, "Automatic Video Region-of-Interest Determination Based on User Attention Model," Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 3219-3222, 2005.
  55. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, and J.-L. Wu, "Generative and Discriminative Modeling toward Semantic Context Detection in Audio Tracks," Proceedings of the 11th International Multimedia Modelling Conference, pp. 38-45, 2005. (full paper, acceptance ratio=28%)
  56. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, S.-F. He, C.-W. Wang, and J.-L. Wu, "A Unified Framework Using Spatial Color Descriptor and Motion-based Post Refinement for Shot Boundary Detection," the fifth Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, 2004. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3333, pp. 558-565, 2004.)
  57. H.-W. Chen, J.-H. Kuo, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "Action Movies Segmentation and Summarization Based on Tempo Analysis," Proceedings of the ACM SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval, pp. 251-258, 2004.
  58. C.-H. Liang, J.-H. Kuo, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "Semantic Units Detection and Summarization of Baseball Videos," Proceedings of the IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, vol. 1, pp. 297-300, 2004.
  59. W.-T. Chu, W.-H. Cheng, J.-L. Wu, and Y.-J. Hsu, "A Study of Semantic Context Detection by Using SVM and GMM Approaches," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo, vol. 3, pp. 1591-1594, 2004.
  60. W.-H. Cheng, W.-T. Chu, and J.-L. Wu, "Semantic Context Detection based on Hierarchical Audio Models," Proceedings of the 5th ACM SIGMM International Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval, pp. 109-115, 2003. (full paper, acceptance ratio=16.3%)
  61. C.-C. Ho, W.-T. Chu, C.-H. Huang, and J.-L. Wu, "User-Oriented Approach in Spatial and Temporal Domain Video Coding," Proceedings of the 4th IEEE Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, 2003.
  62. W.-T. Chu, and H.-Y. Chen, "Multiple Granularity Access to Navigated Hypermedia Documents Using Temporal Meta-Information," the 3rd IEEE Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, 2002. (in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2532, pp. 1227-1234, 2002.)
  63. W.-T. Chu, and H.-Y. Chen, "Cross-Media Correlation: A Case Study for Navigated Hypermedia Documents," Proceedings of the ACM Multimedia Conference, pp. 57-66, 2002. (full paper, acceptance ratio=15%)
  64. W.-T. Chu, K.-T. Hsu, and H.-Y. Chen, "Design of an Alignment System for Synchronized Speech-Text Presentation," Proceedings of Distributed Multimedia Systems, pp. 86-93, 2001.