Networked Multimedia Information Systems Laboratory


Fausto Rabitti

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VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany
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Search In Audio Visual Content Using Peer-to-peer IR

Journal articles

   2016
1Connor R., Cardillo F. A., Vadicamo L., Rabitti F. Hilbert exclusion: improved metric search through finite isometric embeddings. In: ACM Transactions on Information Systems, vol. 35 (3) article n. 17. ACM, 2016.        

   2013
2Beneventano D., Gennaro C., Bergamaschi S., Rabitti F. A mediator-based approach for integrating heterogeneous multimedia sources. In: Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 62 (2) pp. 427 - 450. Springer, 2013.        

   2012
3Falchi F., Lucchese C., Orlando S., Perego R., Rabitti F. Similarity caching in large-scale image retrieval. In: Information Processing & Management, vol. 48 (5) pp. 803 - 818. Elsevier, 2012.              

   2010
4Lucchese C., Batko M., Falchi F., Novak D., Perego R., Rabitti F., Sedmidubsky J., Zezula P. Building a web-scale image similarity search system. In: Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 47 (3) pp. 599 - 629. Springer, 2010.        

   2009
5Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Zezula P. Distance browsing in distributed multimedia databases. In: Future Generation Computer Systems, vol. 25 (1) pp. 64 - 76. Elsevier, 2009.        

   2007
6Gennaro C., Perego R., Rabitti F. The SAPIR Project: Executing A/V Complex Queries in Peer-to-Peer Systems. In: Ercim news, vol. 70 pp. 62 - 63. ERCIM EEIG, 2007.     

   2005
7Ioannidis Y., Maier D., Abiteboul S., Buneman P., Davidson S., Fox E., Halevy A., Knoblock C., Rabitti F., Schek H., Weikum G. Digital Library Information - Technology Infrastructure. In: International Journal on Digital Library, vol. 5 (4) pp. 266 - 274. Springer-Verlag, 2005.        

   2003
8Amato G., Rabitti F., Savino P., Zezula P. Region Proximity in Metric Spaces and its use for Approximate Similarity Search. In: Acm Transactions on Information Systems, vol. 21 (2) pp. 192 - 227. ACM, 2003.  

Contribution to Book/Monograph

   2018
1Amato G., Candela L., Castelli D., Esuli A., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Giannotti F., Monreale A., Nanni M., Pagano P., Pappalardo L., Pedreschi D., Pratesi F., Rabitti F., Rinzivillo S., Rossetti G., Ruggieri S., Sebastiani F., Tesconi M. How data mining and machine learning evolved from relational data base to data science. In: A Comprehensive Guide Through the Italian Database Research Over the Last 25 Years. pp. 287 - 306. Sergio Flesca, Sergio Greco, Elio Masciari, Domenico Saccà (eds.). (Studies in Big Data, vol. 31). [Online First 31 May 2017] Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018.        

   2013
2Amato G., Bolettieri P., Gennaro C., Rabitti F. Quick and easy implementation of approximate similarity search with Lucene. In: Digital Libraries and Archives. 8th Italian Research Conference, IRCDL 2012, Bari, Italy, February 9-10, 2012. Revised Selected Papers. pp. 163 - 171. Agosti M., Esposito F., Ferilli S., Ferro, N (eds.). (Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 354). Berlin: Springer, 2013.        

   2012
3Amato G., Falchi F., Rabitti F. Landmark recognition in VISITO Tuscany. In: Multimedia for Cultural Heritage. Revised selected papers. vol. 1 pp. 1 - 13. Costantino Grana, Rita Cucchiara (eds.). (Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 247). Berlin: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (New York, NY, USA), 2012.        

   2006
4Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P., Rabitti F. MILOS: un sistema di content management per lo sviluppo di biblioteche digitali. In: L'informazione multimediale dal presente al futuro: le prospettive del multimedia information retrieval. pp. 146 - 157. Italy: AIB, 2006.  

   2003
5Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P. The Use of XML in a Video Digital Library. In: Intelligent Search on XML Data, Applications, Languages, Models, Implementations, and Benchmarks. vol. 2818 pp. 19 - 33. Henk M. Blanken, Torsten Grabs, Hans-Jörg Schek, Gerhard Weikum (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2818). Twente, Zürich, and Saarbrücken: Springer, 2003.  
6Zezula P., Amato G., Rabitti F. Processing XML Queries with Tree Signatures. In: Intelligent Search on XML Data. pp. 247 - 258. Henk M. Blanken, Torsten Grabs, Hans-Jörg Schek, Ralf Schenkel, (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2818). Berlin: Springer Verlag, 2003.  

Proceedings

   2016
1Amato G., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Vadicamo L. Combining fisher vector and convolutional neural networks for image retrieval. In: IIR 2016 - Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Venezia, Italy, 30-31 May 2016). Atti, article n. 19. Giorgio Maria Di Nunzio, Franco Maria Nardini, Salvatore Orlando (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1653). CEUR-WS.org, 2016.     
2Connor R., Vadicamo L., Cardillo F. A., Rabitti F. Supermetric search with the four-point property. In: SISAP 2016 - Similarity Search and Applications. 9th International Conference (Tokyo, Japan, 24- 26 October 2016). Proceedings, pp. 51 - 64. Amsaleg L., Houle M., Schubert E (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 9939). Springer, 2016.        

   2015
3Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Vadicamo L. Visual recognition in the EAGLE project. In: IIR 2015 - Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Cagliari, Italy, 25-26 May 2015). Atti, article n. 2. Paolo Boldi, Raffaele Perego, Fabrizio Sebastiani (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1404). CEUR-WS.org, 2015.     

   2014
4Amato G., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Vadicamo L. Aggregating local descriptors for epigraphs recognition. In: DiPP 2014 - The Fourth International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage (Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, 18-21 Settembre 2014). Proceedings, pp. 49 - 58. (Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, vol. 4). Institute of Mathematics and Informatics Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2014.     
5Amato G., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Vadicamo L. Inscriptions visual recognition. A comparison of state-of-the-art object recognition approaches. In: EAGLE 2014 - First EAGLE International Conference (Parigi, Francia, 29-30 September - 1 October 2014). Proceedings, pp. 117 - 131. Silvia Orlandi, Raffaella Santucci, Vittore Casarosa, Pietro Maria Liuzzo (eds.). (Collana Convegni, vol. 26). Sapienza Università Editrice, 2014.     
6Amato G., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Vadicamo L. Some theoretical and experimental observations on permutation spaces and similarity search. In: SISAP 2014 - Similarity Search and Applications. 7th International Conference (Los Cabos, Mexico, 29-31 Ottobre 2014). Proceedings, pp. 37 - 49. Agma Juci Machado Traina, Caetano Traina Jr., Robson Leonardo Ferreira Cordeiro (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8821). Springer, 2014.        

   2011
7Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F. Combining local and global visual feature similarity using a text search engine. In: CBMI 2011 - 9th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (Madrid, 13-15 June 2011). Proceedings, pp. 49 - 54. IEEE, 2011.        
8Amato G., Legnaioli S., Lorenzetti G., Palleschi V., Pardini L., Rabitti F. Element Detection relying on Information Retrieval Techniques applied to Laser Spectroscopy. In: SISAP - SISAP 2011 - Fourth International Conference on SImilarity Search and APplications (Lipari, Italy, 30 Giugno - 1 Luglio 2011). Proceedings, pp. 89 - 95. ACM, 2011.  
9Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Savino P. Indexing support vector machines for efficient top-k classification. In: MMEDIA 2011 - Third International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia (Budapest, Hungary, 17-22 Aprile 2011). Proceedings, pp. 56 - 61. XPS (Xpert Publishing Services), 2011.     

   2010
10Gennaro C., Rabitti F. Scalability issues for self similarity join in distributed systems. In: PDP 2010 - The 18th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Network-Based Computing (Pisa, 17-19 February 2010). Proceedings, pp. 309 - 316. IEEE, 2010.  

   2009
11Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Lucchese C., Yosi M., Perego R., Rabitti F., Shmueli-Scheurer M. Searching 100M images by content similarity. In: IRCDL 2009 - 5th Italian Research Conference on Digital Libraries (Padova, 29-30 Gennaio 2009). Atti, pp. 88 - 99. M. Agosti, F. Esposito, C. Thanos (eds.). DELOS: an Association for Digital Libraries, 2009.  
12Falchi F., Lucchese C., Orlando S., Perego R., Rabitti F. Caching content-based queries for robust and efficient image retrieval. In: EDBT 2009 - 12th International Conference on Extending Database Technology: Advances in Database Technology (Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 23-26 Marzo 2009). Proceedings, pp. 780 - 790. (Extending Database Technology, vol. 360). ACM, 2009.        
13Lucchese C., Falchi F., Perego R., Rabitti F., Orlando S. Caching algorithms for similarity search. In: SEBD 2009 - 17th Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems (Camogli, Genova, 21-24 June 2009). Atti, Seneca Edizioni, 2009.  
14Lucchese C., Perego R., Bolettieri P., Esuli A., Falchi F., Rabitti F. Enabling content-based image retrieval in very large digital libraries. In: VLDL 2009 - Second Workshop on Very Large Digital Libraries (Corfu, Greece, 2 October 2009). Proceedings, pp. 43 - 50. Yannis Ioannidis, Paolo Manghi, Pasquale Pagano (eds.). DELOS, 2009.  

   2008
15Amato G., Bolettieri P., Debole F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F. Using MPEG-7 for automatic annotation of audiovisual content in eLearning Digital Libraries. In: IRCDL - 4th Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Systems (Padua, 24-25 January 2008). Atti, pp. 1 - 12. Maristella Agosti, Floriana Esposito, Costantino Thanos (eds.). DELOS: an Association for Digital Libraries, 2008.  
16Batko M., Falchi F., Lucchese C., Novak D., Perego R., Rabitti F., Sedmidubsky J., Zezula P. Crawling, indexing, and similarity searching images on the Web. In: SEBD 2008 - Sixteenth Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems (Mondello (PA), 22-25 June 2008). Atti, pp. 382 - 389. Salvatore Gaglio, Ignazio Infantino, Domenico Saccà (eds.). Fotograf, 2008.  
17Gennaro C., Mordacchini M., Orlando S., Rabitti F. A scalable distributed data structure for multi-feature similarity search. In: SEBD 2008 - Sixteenth Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems (Mondello (PA), 22-25 June 2008). Atti, pp. 302 - 309. Salvatore Gaglio, Ignazio Infantino, Domenico Saccà (eds.). Fotograf, (Palermo), 2008.  
18Gennaro C., Mordacchini M., Orlando S., Rabitti F. Processing complex similarity queries in peer-to-peer networks. In: SAC - Symposium on Applied Computing (Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil, March 16 - 20 2008). Proceedings, pp. 473 - 478. Fabrizio Falchi, Claudio Lucchese (eds.). ACM, 2008.        
19Lucchese C., Perego R., Rabitti F., Falchi F., Orlando S. A metric cache for similarity search. In: LSDS-IR '08 - Sixth Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval (Napa Valley California, October 30 2008). Proceedings, pp. 43 - 50. ACM, 2008.     

   2007
20Amato G., Bolettieri P., Debole F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P. A Tutorial on the MILOS Multimedia Content Management System. In: Russian Conference on Digital Libaries. RCDL 2007 (Perseslavl (Russia), 15-18 October 2007). Proceedings, pp. 16 - 24. 2007.  
21Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F. A digital library framework for reusing e-learning video documents. In: Creating New Learning Experiences on a Global Scale . Second European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, EC-TEL 2007 (Crete, Greece, 17-20 September 2007). Proceedings, pp. 444 - 449. Erik Duval, Ralf Klamma and Martin Wolpers (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4753). Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2007.        
22Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F. Automatic metadata extraction and indexing for reusing e-learning multimedia objects. In: International Multimedia Conference. Workshop on multimedia information retrieval on The many faces of multimedia semantics (Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany, 28 September 2007). Proceedings, pp. 21 - 28. ACM, 2007.        
23Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Zezula P. A distributed incremental nearest neighbor algorithm. In: 2nd international conference on Scalable information systems. Infoscale'07 (Suzhou, China, June 6-8 2007). Proceedings, ACM, 2007.  
24Falchi F., Rabitti F., Schweibenz W., Simane J. Florentine coats of arms on the Web: experimenting retrieval based on text or image content. In: Open Innovation. Neue Perspektiven im Kontext von Information und Wissen. Beiträge des 10. Internationalen Symposiums für Informationswissenschaft (ISI 2007) und der 13. Jahrestagung der IuK-Initiative Wissenschaft (Köln, May 30 - June 1 2007). Proceedings, pp. 1 - 12. Uvk Verlags GmbH, 2007.  
25Falchi F., Rabitti F., Schweibenz W., Simane J. The Web database of Florentine coats of arms. A project of identify complex image content using both indexing and pattern recognition. In: Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts. EVA 2007 (Florence, March 26-30 2007). Proceedings, pp. 187 - 192. Vito Cappellini, James Hemsley (eds.). Pitagora Editrice Bologna, 2007.  
26Gennaro C., Mordacchini M., Orlando S., Rabitti F. MRoute: a peer-to-peer routing index for similarity search in metric spaces. In: Fifth International Workshop on Databases, Information Systems and Peer-to-Peer Computing. DBISP2P 2007 (Vienna, Austria, 24 Settembre 2007). Proceedings, Sonia Bergamaschi, Zoran Despotovic, Sam Joseph, Gianluca Moro (eds.). University of Vienna, 2007.  

   2006
27Amato G., Bolettieri P., Debole F., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Savino P. Using MILOS to build a multimedia digital library application: the photobook experience. In: Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. 10th European Conference, ECDL 2006 (Alicante, September 17-2 2006). Proceedings, vol. 4172 pp. 379 - 390. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4172). Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2006.     
28Amato G., Bolettieri P., Debole F., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Savino P. Using MILOS to build an on-line photo album: the PhotoBook. In: Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems. SEBD 2006 (Portonovo (Ancona), June 18-21, 2006). Atti, pp. 233 - 240. publisher information no available, 2006.  

   2005
29Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P., Rabitti F. MILOS: a multimedia content management system for multimedia digital library applications. In: Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Management Systems (Padova, Italy, January 28). Atti, pp. 29 - 32. Thanos, Costantino and Agosti, Maristella (eds.). 2005.     

   2004
30Amato G., Debole F., Rabitti F., Savino P., Zezula P. A Signature-Based Approach for Efficient Relationship Search on XML Data Collections. In: Database and XML Technologies, Second International XML Database Symposium, XSym 2004 (Toronto, Canada, August 29-30, 2004). Proceedings, pp. 82 - 96. Zohra Bellahsene, Tova Milo, Michael Rys, Dan Suciu, Rainer Unland (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3186). Springer, 2004.  
31Amato G., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P. Milos: A Multimedia Content Management System. In: Twelfth Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems, SEBD 2004 (S. Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy, June 21-23, 2004). Atti, pp. 342 - 349. Maristella Agosti, Nicoletta Dessì, Fabio A. Schreiber (eds.). 2004.  
32Amato G., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P. Milos: a Multimedia Content Management System for Digital Library Applications. In: ECDL 2004 - Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, 8th European Conference (University of Bah (UK), 12-17 September 2004). Proceedings, pp. 14 - 25. Rachel Heery, Liz Lyon (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3232). Springer Verlag, 2004.     

   2003
33Amato G., Debole F., Zezula P., Rabitti F. A path index for efficient XML path expression processing. In: SEBD 2003 (Cetraro (CS), Italy, June 24-27, 2003). Atti, pp. 21 - 28. Sergio Flesca, Sergio Greco, Domenico Saccà, Ester Zumpano (eds.). Rubettino Editore, 2003.  
34Amato G., Debole F., Zezula P., Rabitti F. YAPI: Yet Another Path Index for XML searching. In: ECDL 03 (Trondheim, 2-17 August 2003). Proceedings, pp. 176 - 187. Traugott Koch and Ingeborg S{o}lvberg (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2769). Springer, 2003.  
35Zezula P., Amato G., Debole F., Rabitti F. Tree Signatures for XML Querying and Navigation. In: Xsym 2003 (Berlin, Germany, 8 September 2003). Proceedings, pp. 149 - 163. Zohra Bellahsene, Akmal B. Chaudhri, Erhard Rahm, Michael Rys, Rainer (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2824). Springer, 2003.  

Technical reports

   2009
1Bolettieri P., Esuli A., Lucchese C., Perego R., Piccioli T., Rabitti F. CoPhIR: a test collection for content-based image retrieval. Technical report, 2009.  
2Esuli A., Falchi F., Lucchese C., Perego R., Rabitti F. CoPhIR: a test collection for content-based image retrieval. Technical report, 2009.  

   2008
3Lucchese C., Perego R., Falchi F., Rabitti F., Bolettieri P., Piccioli T. Implementation of software prototype for P2P indexing and Collaborative Crawling. Search In Audio Visual Content Using Peer-to-Peer (IR Project IST FP6 Sixth Framework Programme, Contract no. 45128). Deliverable D4.5, 2008.  

   2007
4Rabitti F. SAPIR - Publications - D9.3. Search In Audio Visual Content Using Peer-to-Peer. Deliverable D9.3 (Month 12), 2007.  

   2003
5Amato G., Debole F., Zezula P., Rabitti F. YAPI: Yet Another Path Index for XML searching. Technical report, 2003.  
6Zezula P., Amato G., Debole F., Rabitti F. Tree Signatures for XML Querying and Navigation. Technical report, 2003.  

Abstracts

   2007
1Rabitti F., Zezula P. Infrastructures for scalable multimedia search. In: European Information Space: Infrastructures, Services and Applications Workshop (Rome, Italy, 29-30 October 2007).   

   2005
2Amato G., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P. Functionalities of a content management system specialized for digital library applications. In: International Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS on Audio-Visual Content and Information Visualization in Digital Libraries (Avivdilib'05) (Cortona (Italy), May 2005).   

   2004
3Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Rabitti F., Savino P., Stanchev P. Improving image similarity search effectiveness in a multimedia content management system. In: MIS International Workshop on Multimedia Information Systems (Washington DC, 25-27 August 2004).