Networked Multimedia Information Systems Laboratory


Giuseppe Amato

Giuseppe Amato
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ACTIVE TOURISM: Tuscany Cycling Academy
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Energia da Fonti Rinnovabili e ICT per la Sostenibilità Energetica
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Electronic Archive of Greek and Latin Epigraphy
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Intelligent platform based on crowdsourcing and crowdsensing tecnology to allow security plus crisis and emergency management
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Robotic UBIquitous COgnitive Network
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Advanced Search Services and Enhanced Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library
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VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany
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Infrastruttura Pervasiva Eterogenea Real-time per il controllo della Mobilitá
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EFG
European Film Gateway
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Mobility and Tourism in Urban Scenarios
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Multilingual/Multimedia Access To Cultural Heritage
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European CHronicles Online
Demo of a large scale image search engine. It is possible to search by similarity 106 millions images. The index used to build the search...
The MI-File (Metric Inverted File) allows executing similarity searches on very large datasets. Detalis on the techhinqe can be found in...
This is the mobile application realized by the VISITO Tuscany project. Just take a picture of a monument in Florence, Pisa, and San...

Journal articles

   2016
1Amato G., Carrara F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Meghini C., Vairo C. Deep learning for decentralized parking lot occupancy detection. In: Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier, [Online First 29 October 2016]        
2Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Vadicamo L. Sistema di riconoscimento delle immagini e mobile app. In: Forma Vrbis, vol. XXI (1) pp. 22 - 25. E.S.S. Editorial Service System, 2016.     
3Amato G., Falchi F., Vadicamo L. Visual recognition of ancient inscriptions using Convolutional Neural Network and Fisher Vector. In: Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage (JOCCH), vol. 9 (4) article n. 21. ACM, 2016.        

   2015
4Amato G., Esuli A., Falchi F. A comparison of pivot selection techniques for permutation-based indexing. In: Information Systems, vol. 52 (AugustSeptember 2015) pp. 176 - 188. Special Issue on Selected Papers from SISAP 2013. Elsevier, 2015. [Online First 2 February 2015]        
5Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Fast image classification for monument recognition. In: Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage (JOCCH), vol. 8 (4) article n. 18. ACM, 2015.        
6Amato G., Chessa S., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Querying moving events in wireless sensor networks. In: Pervasive and Mobile Computing, vol. 16 (A) pp. 51 - 75. Elsevier, 2015.        
7Dragone M., Amato G., Bacciu D., Chessa S., Coleman S., Di Rocco M., Gallicchio C., Gennaro C., Lozano H., Maguire L., McGinnity M., Micheli A., O'Hare G. M., Renteria A., Saffiotti A., Vairo C., Vance P. A cognitive robotic ecology approach to self-configuring and evolving AAL systems. In: Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, vol. 45 (C) pp. 269 - 280. Elsevier, 2015.        
8Palleschi V., Pagani L., Pagnotta S., Amato G., Tofanelli S. Application of graph theory to the elaboration of personal genomic data for genealogical research. In: PeerJ Computer Science, PeerJ Computer Science, [Online First 14 October 2015]        

   2014
9Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. MI-File: using inverted files for scalable approximate similarity search. In: Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 71 (3) pp. 1333 - 1362. Springer, 2014.           

   2013
10Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Large scale image retrieval using vector of locally aggregated descriptors. In: ERCIM NEWS, vol. 2013 (95) pp. 36 - 37. ERCIM EEIG, 2013.     

   2011
11Amato G., Falchi F., Bolettieri P. VISITO Tuscany: landmark recognition for cultural heritage. In: ERCIM News, vol. 86 pp. 22 - 23. ERCIM, 2011.     

   2010
12Amato G., Chessa S., Vairo C. MaD-WiSe: a distributed stream management system for wireless sensor networks. In: Software-Practice & Experience, vol. 40 (5) pp. 431 - 451. John Wiley & Sons, 2010.        
13Amato G., Cristoforetti G., Legnaioli S., Lorenzetti G., Palleschi V., Sorrentino F., Tognoni E. Progress towards an unassisted element identification from Laser Induced Breakdown Spectra with automatic ranking techniques inspired by text retrieval. In: Spectrochimica Acta Part B-Atomic Spectroscopy, vol. 65 (8) pp. 664 - 6670. Elsevier, 2010.        

   2009
14Amato G., Caruso A., Chessa S. Application-driven, energy-efficient communication in wireless sensor networks. In: Computer Communications, vol. 32 pp. 896 - 906. Elsevier, 2009.  
15Amato G., Chessa S., Furfari F., Lenzi S., Vairo C. Towards data management in the sensor Web: the MaD-WiSe system. In: ERCIM News, vol. 79 pp. 51 - 52. ERCIM, 2009.  

   2005
16Amato G., Chessa S., Conforti F., Macerata A., Marchesi C. Health care monitoring of mobile patients. In: Ercim News, vol. 60 pp. 66 - 67. ERCIM, 2005.  

   2003
17Amato 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.  

Books/Monographs

   2006
1Zezula P., Amato G., Dohnal V., Bako M. Similarity Search: the metric space approach. 217 p. New York: Springer, 2006.

Contribution to Book/Monograph

   2013
1Amato G., Chessa S., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Dynamic tracking of composite events in wireless sensor networks. In: Ad Hoc Networks. vol. 111 pp. 72 - 86. Jun Zheng, Nathalie Mitton, Jun Li, Pascal Lorenz (eds.). (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, vol. 111). Berlin: Springer, 2013.           
2Amato G., Falchi F. On kNN classification and local feature based similarity functions. In: Agents and Artificial Intelligence. pp. 224 - 239. Joaquim Felipe, Ana Fred (eds.). (Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 271). Heidelberg: Springer, 2013.        
3Amato 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
4Amato 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.        

   2007
5Amato G., Savino P., Magionami V. Image indexing and retrieval using visual terms and text-like weighting. In: Digital Libraries: Research and Development. vol. 4877 pp. 11 - 21. Costantino Thanos, Francesca Borri and Leonardo Candela (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4877). Pisa: Springer, 2007.        
6Strodl S., Becker C., Neumayer R., Rauber A., Nicchiarelli Bettelli E., Kaiser M., Hofman H., Neuroth H., Strathmann S., Debole F., Amato G. Evaluating preservation strategies for electronic theses and dissertations. In: Digital Libraries: Research and Development. pp. 238 - 247. Costantino Thanos, Francesca Borri and Leonardo Candela (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4877). Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer, 2007.        

   2006
7Amato 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.  

   2005
8Amato G., Chessa S., Conforti F., Macerata A., Marchesi C. Networking and data management for health care monitoring of mobile patients. In: Personalised Health Management Systems. C.D. Nugent, P.J. McCullagh, E.T. McAdams and A. Lymberis (eds.). ((Studies in Health Technology and Informatics), vol. 117). Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2005.     

   2004
9Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. Audio/video digital libraries: the ECHO experience. In: MultiMedia Information Retrieval: metodologie ed esperienze. pp. 170 - 188. Roberto Raieli, Perla Innocenti (eds.). Roma: Aida, 2004.  

   2003
10Zezula 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-Jrg Schek, Ralf Schenkel, (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 2818). Berlin: Springer Verlag, 2003.  

Proceedings

   2016
1Amato G., Bacciu D., Chessa S., Dragone M., Gallicchio C., Gennaro C., Lozano H., Micheli A., O'Hare G. M., Renteria A., Vairo C. A benchmark dataset for human activity recognition and ambient assisted living. In: ISAmI 2016 - Ambient Intelligence- Software and Applications. 7th International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence (Sevilla, Spain, 1-3 June 2016). Proceedings, pp. 1 - 9. Helena Lindgren, Juan F. De Paz, Paulo Novais, Antonio Fernndez-Caballero, Hyun Yoe, Andres Jimnez Ramrez, Gabriel Villarrubia (eds.). (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing). Springer, 2016.        
2Amato G., Carrara F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Car parking occupancy detection using smart camera networks and Deep Learning. In: ISCC 2016 - IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communication (Messina, Italy, 27-30 June 2016). Proceedings, pp. 1212 - 1217. IEEE, 2016.        
3Amato 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.     
4Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Vadicamo L. Deep permutations: deep convolutional neural networks and permutation-based indexing. In: SISAP 2016 - Similarity Search and Applications. 9th International Conference (Tokyo, Japan, 24-26 October 2016). Proceedings, pp. 93 - 106. Amsaleg L., Houle M., Schubert E (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 9939). Springer, 2016.        
5Amato G., Falchi F., Vadicamo L. How effective are aggregation methods on binary features?. In: VISAPP 2016 - International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (Roma, Italy, 27-29 February 2016). Proceedings, vol. 4 pp. 556 - 573. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, Paul Richard, Lars Linsen, Alexandru Telea, Sebastiano Battiato, Francisco Imai, Jos Braz (eds.). SciTePress - Science and Technology Publications, 2016.        
6Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Vadicamo L. Using Apache Lucene to search vector of locally aggregated descriptors. In: VISAPP 2016 - 11th Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (Roma, Italy, 27-29 February 2016). Proceedings, vol. 4 pp. 383 - 392. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, Paul Richard, Lars Linsen, Alexandru Telea, Sebastiano Battiato, Francisco Imai, Jos Braz (eds.). SciTePress - Science and Technology Publications, 2016.        

   2015
7Amato 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.     
8Banterle F., Cardillo F. A., Malomo L., Pingi P., Gabellone F., Amato G., Scopigno R. LecceAR: an augmented reality App. In: DiPP2015 - Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage. International Conference (Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, 28-30 September 2015). Proceedings, pp. 99 - 108. Radoslav Pavlov, Peter Stanchev (eds.). Institute of Mathematics and Informatics BAS, 2015.        
9Carrara F., Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Efficient foreground-background segmentation using local features for object detection. In: ICDSC'15 - 9th International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras (Seville, Spain, 8-11 September 2015). Proceedings, pp. 175 - 180. ACM, 2015.        
10Kavalionak H., Gennaro C., Amato G., Meghini C. DICE: A distributed protocol for camera-aided video surveillance. In: IUCC 2015 - IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology; Ubiquitous Computing and Communications; Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing; Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (Liverpool, UK, 26-28 October 2015). Proceedings, pp. 477 - 484. IEEE, 2015.        

   2014
11Amato 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.     
12Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Indexing vectors of locally aggregated descriptors using inverted files. In: ICMR'14 - ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (Glasgow, UK, 1 - 4 April 2014). Proceedings, pp. 439 - 442. ACM, 2014.        
13Amato 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 Universit Editrice, 2014.     
14Amato 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.        

   2013
15Amato G., Chessa S., Gennaro C., Pallini D., Vairo C. A data logger for wireless sensor network. In: SENSORNETS 2013 - 2nd International Conference on Sensor Networks (Barcelona (Spain), 19-21 February 2013). Proceedings, pp. 65 - 68. SciTePress - Science and Technology Publications, 2013.     
16Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Evaluating inverted files for visual compact codes on a large scale. In: LSDS-IR 2013 - 10th International Workshop on Large-Scale and Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval (Rome, 5 February 2013). Proceedings, article n. 10. Isdir.org, 2013.     
17Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Large scale image retrieval using vector of locally aggregated descriptors. In: SISAP 2013 - Similarity Search and Applications. 6th International Conference (A Corua, Spain, 2-4 October 2013). Proceedings, pp. 245 - 256. Nieves Brisaboa, Oscar Pedreira, Pavel Zezula. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8199). Springer, 2013.        
18Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. On reducing the number of visual words in the bag-of-features representation. In: VISAPP 2013 - International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (Barcellona, Spain, 21-24 February 2013). Proceedings, vol. 1 pp. 468 - 471. Sebastiano Battiato, Jos Braz (eds.). SciTePress Science and Technology Publications, 2013.  
19Amato G., Esuli A., Falchi F. Pivot selection strategies for permutation-based similarity search. In: SISAP 2013 - Similarity Search and Applications. 6th International Conference (A Corua, Spain, 2-4 October 2013). Proceedings, pp. 91 - 102. Nieves Brisaboa, Oscar Pedreira, Pavel Zezula. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8199). Springer, 2013.        
20Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Visual features selection. In: IIR 2013 - Fourth Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Pisa, 16-17 January 2013). Proceedings, vol. 964 pp. 41 - 44. Roberto Basili, Fabrizio Sebastiani, Giovanni Semeraro (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 964). CEUR-WS.org, 2013.     
21Cardillo F. A., Amato G., Falchi F. Using visual attention in a CBIR system - Experimental results on landmark and object recognition tasks. In: VISAPP 2013 - International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (Barcellona, Spain, 21-24 February 2013). Proceedings, vol. I pp. 657 - 662. Sebastiano Battiato, Jos Braz (eds.). SciTePress Science and Technology Publications, 2013.  

   2012
22Amato G., Broxvall M., Chessa S., Dragone M., Gennaro C., Lopez R., Maguire L., Mcginnity T. M., Micheli A., Renteria A., OHare G. M., Pecora F. Robotic UBIquitous COgnitive Network. In: ISAmI 2012 - Ambient Intelligence - Software and Applications. 3rd International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence (Salamanca, Spain, 28-30 March 2012). Proceedings, article n. 191. Paulo Novais, Kasper Hallenborg, Dante I. Tapia, Juan M. Corchado Rodrguez (eds.). (Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing, vol. 153). Springer, 2012.        
23Amato G., Broxvall M., Chessa S., Dragone M., Gennaro C., Vairo C. When wireless sensor networks meet robots. In: CSNC 2012 - Seventh International Conference on Systems and Networks Communications (Lisbon, Portugal, 18-23 November 2012). Proceedings, pp. 35 - 40. ThinkMind (TM) Digital Library, 2012.     

   2011
24Amato 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.        
25Amato G., Chessa S., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Efficient detection of composite events in wireless sensor networks: design and evaluation. In: ISCC 2011 - IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications (Kerkyra, Greece, June 28-July 1 2011). Proceedings, pp. 821 - 823. IEEE, 2011.  
26Amato 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.  
27Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Geometric consistency checks for kNN based image classification relying on local features. In: SISAP 2011 - Fourth International Conference on SImilarity Search and APplications (Lipari, Italia, 30 Giugno - 1 Luglio 2011). Proceedings, pp. 81 - 88. Alfredo Ferro. ACM, 2011.        
28Amato 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.     
29Amato G., Falchi F. Local feature based image similarity functions for kNN classification. In: ICAART 2011 - 3rd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (Roma, 28-30 Gennaio 2011). Proceedings, vol. 1 pp. 157 - 166. Joaquim Filipe, Ana L. N. Fred (eds.). SciTePress, 2011.  
30Gennaro C., Amato G., Bolettieri P., Savino P. An approach to content-based image retrieval based on the Lucene search engine library (Extended Abstract). In: SEBD 2011 - Nineteenth Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems (Maratea, Italy, 26-29 June 2011). Atti, pp. 333 - 340. Giansalvatore Mecca, Sergio Greco (eds.). Universit della Basilicata, Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, 2011.     

   2010
31Amato G., Chessa S., Vairo C., Valleri P. Modeling detection and tracking of complex events in wireless sensor networks. In: SMC 2010 - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (Istanbul, Turkey, 10-13 ottobre 2010). Proceedings, pp. 235 - 242. IEEE, 2010.  
32Amato G., Falchi F., Bolettieri P. Recognizing landmarks using automated classification techniques: evaluation of various visual features. In: MMEDIA 2010 - 2010 Second International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia (Athens/Glyfada, Greece, 13-19 June 2010). Proceedings, pp. 78 - 83. IEEE, 2010.        
33Amato G., Falchi F. kNN based image classification relying on local feature similarity. In: SISAP 2010 - Third International Workshop on Similarity Search and Applications (Istanbul, Turkey, 18-19 September 2010). Proceedings, pp. 101 - 108. P. Ciaccia, M. Patella (eds.). ACM, 2010.        
34Gennaro C., Amato G., Bolettieri P., Savino P. An approach to content-based image retrieval based on the Lucene search engine library. In: ECDL 2010 - Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. 14th European Conference (Glasgow (UK), 6-10 September 2010). Proceedings, pp. 55 - 66. Mounia Lalmas, Joemon Jose, Andreas Rauber, Fabrizio Sebastiani, Ingo Frommholz (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6273). Springer, 2010.        

   2009
35Amato G., Bolettieri P., Costa G., La Torre F., Martinelli F. Detection of images with adult content for parental control on mobile devices. In: Mobility'09 - 6th International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications, and Systems (Nice (FR), 2-4 September 2009). Proceedings, article n. 35. ACM, 2009.           
36Amato G., Debole F., Peters C., Savino P. MultiMatch - Multilingual / Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage. In: IRCDL 2009 - 5th Italian Research Conference on Digital Libraries (Padova, Italy, 29-30 January 2009). Atti, pp. 162 - 165. M. Agosti, F. Esposito, C. Thanos (eds.). DELOS, 2009.  
37Amato G., Debole F., Peters C., Savino P. MultiMatch: Multiple Access to Cultural Heritage. In: VLDL 2009 - Second Workshop on Very Large Digital Libraries (Corfu, Greece, 2 October 2009). Proceedings, pp. 9 - 16. Yannis Ioannidis, Paolo Manghi, Pasquale Pagano (eds.). DELOS, 2009.  
38Amato G., Chessa S., Vairo C. Optimizing network-side queries with timestamp-join in wireless sensor networks. In: IECON 2009 - 35th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronic Society (Porto, 3-5 November 2009). Proceedings, pp. 2653 - 2658. IEEE, 2009.           
39Amato G., Pasquale S. Searching by similarity and classifying images on a very large scale. In: SISAP 2009 - Second International Workshop on Similarity Search and Applications (Prague, 29-30 August 2009). Proceedings, pp. 149 - 150. IEEE, 2009.        

   2008
40Amato G., Savino P. Approximate similarity search from another perspective. In: SEBD 2008 - Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (Mondello (PA), Italy, 22-25 June 2008). Atti, pp. 247 - 254. SEBD, 2008.  
41Amato G., Savino P. Approximate similarity search in metric spaces using inverted files. In: INFOSCALE - Third Interational ICST Conference on Scalable Information Systems (Vico Equense, 4-6 June 2008). Proceedings, ACM, 2008.  
42Amato G., Meghini C. Faceted content-based image retrieval. In: DEXA 2008 - Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search. 19th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (Turin, 1-5 September 2008). Proceedings, pp. 402 - 406. IEEE, 2008.  
43Amato G., Debole F., Peters C., Savino P. The MultiMatch prototype: multilingual/multimedia search for cultural heritage objects. In: ECDL 2008 - Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. 12th European Conference on Digital Libraries (Aarhus, Denmark, 14-19 September 2008). Proceedings, pp. 385 - 387. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5173). Springer, 2008.           
44Amato G., Savino P., Magionami V. Use of weighted visual terms for machine learning techniques for image content recognition relying on MPEG-7 visual descriptors. In: WMS 2008 - 2nd International Workshop on the Many Faces of Multimedia Semantics, in Conjunction with ACM Multimedia 2008 (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 27 October - 1 November 2008). Proceedings, pp. 60 - 63. ACM, 2008.     
45Amato 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.  

   2007
46Amato 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.  
47Amato G., Furfari F., Lenzi S., Chessa S. Enabling context awareness through distributed query processing in wireless sensor networks. In: 2nd International Workshop on Requirements and Solutions for Pervasive Software Infrastructures (accompaining Ubicomp 2007) (Innsbruck, Austria, 16 September 2007). Proceedings, pp. 104 - 110. A. Bajart, H. Muller, T. Strang, 2007.  
48Amato G., Meghini C. Features for image retrieval by concept lattice querying and navigation. In: VMDL 2007 International Workshop on Visual and Multimedia Digital Libraries. In conjunction to ICIAP 2007 (Modena, 10-14 September 2007). Proceedings, 2007.  
49Amato G., Magionami V., Savino P. Image content classification by using visual terms. In: Second international DELOS Conference (Pisa, Italy, 5-7 December 2007). Proceedings, DELOS, 2007.  
50Amato G., Meghini C. Multi-faceted Image Retrieval by Concept Lattice Querying and Navigation. In: IRCDL 2007 (Padova, 29-30 January 2007). Atti, pp. 95 - 104. (Post Proceedings). DELOS A Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries, 2007.  
51Amato G., Cigarran R. J., Gonzalo J., Peters C., Savino P. MultiMatch - Multilingual/Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage. In: Third Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Systems (Padova, Italy, 29-30 January 2007). Atti, pp. 86 - 94. DELOS A Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries, 2007.  
52Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S. Query optimization for wireless sensor network databases in the MadWise system. In: XV Convegno Nazionale su Sistemi Evolutivi per Basi di Dati. SEBD 2007 (Fasano, Brindisi, 17-20 Giugno 2007). Atti, pp. 242 - 249. M. Ceci, D. Malerba, L. Tanca (eds.). Sagraf srl - Z.I, 2007.  
53Amato G., Magionami V., Savino P. Region Based Image Similarity Search Inspired by Text Search. In: IRCDL - Third Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Systems (Padova, 29-30, January 2007). Atti, pp. 78 - 85. DELOS A Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries, 2007.  
54Amato G., Magionami V., Savino P. Region-based image indexing and retrieval inspired by text search. In: International Workshop on Visual and Multimedia Digital Libraries. In conjunction to ICIAP 2007 (Modena, 10-14 September 2007). Proceedings, pp. 101 - 106. IEEE Computer Society, 2007.  

   2006
55Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S., Masi V. The stream system : a data collection and communication abstraction for sensor networks. In: 2006 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2006) (Taipei, Taiwan, October 08-11 2006). Proceedings, IEEE, 2006.  
56Amato 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.     
57Amato 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.  
58Strodl S., Rauber A., Rauch C., Hofman H., Debole F., Amato G. The DELOS testbed for choosing digital preservation strategy. In: Digital Libraries: Achievements, Challenges and Opportunities. 9th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, ICADL 2006. (Kyoto, Japan, November 27-30 2006). Proceedings, pp. 323 - 332. Shigeo Sugimoto, Jane Hunter, Andreas Rauber, Atsuyuki Morishima (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4312). Springer, 2006.  

   2005
59Amato G., Debole F. A native XML database supporting approximate match search. In: ECDL 2005 - Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. 9th European Conference (Vienna, Austria, 18-23 September 2005). Proceedings, pp. 69 - 80. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 3652). Springer, 2005.        
60Amato 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.     
61Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S. MaD-WiSe: programming and accessing data in a wireless sensor networks. In: International Conference on Computer as a Tool. EUROCON 2005 (Belgrado - Serbia Montenegro, 21-24 Novembre 2005). (Belgrado - Serbia Montenegro, 21-24-11 2005). Proceedings, vol. 2 pp. 1846 - 1849. IEEE, 2005.  
62Amato G., Coppola M., Gnesi S., Scozzari F., Semini L. Modeling web applications by the multiple levels of integrity policy. In: 1st International Workshop on Automated Specification and (Valencia, Spain, Mar.14--15 2005). Proceedings, pp. 161 - 176. M. Alpuente, S. Escobar, M. Falaschi (eds.). Elsevier Science, 2005.  

   2004
63Amato 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.  
64Amato 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 Dess, Fabio A. Schreiber (eds.). 2004.  
65Amato 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.     
66Le Saux B., Amato G. Image Recognition for Digital Libraries. In: Multimedia Information Retrieval (New York, October 15-16). Proceedings, ACM, 2004.  
67Le Saux B., Amato G. Image classifiers for digital libraries. In: ICCVG 04, International Conference on Computer Vision and Graphics (Warsaw, Poland, 1-12 September 2004). Proceedings, 2004.  

   2003
68Amato 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 Sacc, Ester Zumpano (eds.). Rubettino Editore, 2003.  
69Amato 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.  
70Zezula 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.  

   2002
71Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. Indexing and retrieving documentary films: managing metadata in the ECHO system. In: Multimedia Information Retrieval Workshop (in conjunction with ACM Multimedia 2002) (Juan-les-pins, France, 6 December 2002). Proceedings, ACM, 2002.  

Editorials

   2015
1Amato G., Connor R., Falchi F., Gennaro C., (eds.) .. Similarity search and applications. pp. V - VI. Springer, 2015.        

Technical reports

   2015
1Amato G., Carrara F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Smart Area CNR Pisa - Smart parking - Technical Report. Technical report, 2015.  
2Amato G., Carrara F., Falchi F., Gennaro C., Vairo C. Using convolutional neural networks for car parking occupancy monitoring. Technical report, 2015.  
3Carrara F., Amato G., Falchi F., Gennaro C. Efficient Foreground-Background Segmentation using Local Features for Object Detection. Technical report, 2015.  
4Zoppi F., Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Manghi P., Mannocci A., Casarosa V. EAGLE - Second Release of AIM Infrastructure (version 1.0). EAGLE - Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy. Deliverable D4.2.2, 2015.  

   2014
5Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Manghi P., Mannocci A., Zoppi F. EAGLE - First Release of AIM Infrastructure (version 1.0). EAGLE - Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy. Deliverable D4.2.1, 2014.  
6Gennaro C., Vairo C., Amato G. ACTIVE TOURISM - TUSCANY CYCLING - Rapporto sullo studio di fattibilit sull'utilizzo dei sistemi in modalit on ed off line per intercettare l'utenza turistica. Progetto ACTIVE TOURISM. TUSCANY CYCLING. Contratto di progetto tra SIAF S.r.l e ISTI-CNR, prot. 0000014 del 08/01/2014. Project report Attivit 3.4, Risultato R4, 2014.  
7Vairo C., Amato G., Gennaro C. ACTIVE TOURISM. TUSCANY CYCLING - Rapporto sullo studio dello sviluppo di applicazione per social network di realt aumentata. ACTIVE TOURISM. TUSCANY CYCLING. Contratto di progetto tra SIAF S.r.l e ISTI-CNR, prot. 0000014 del 08/01/2014. Project report Attivit 3.1, Risultato R1, 2014.  

   2013
8Amato G., Bolettieri P., Gennaro C., Manghi P., Mannocci A., Casarosa V., Falchi F., Zoppi F. EAGLE - AIM Infrastructure specification. EAGLE - Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy. Deliverable D4.1, 2013.  

   2012
9Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Lazaridis M., Paytuvi O., Lpez F. ASSETS - Scalable content-based indexing and ranking. Advanced Search Services and Enhanced Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library. Deliverable D2.2.5, 2012.  
10Amato G. VISITO Tuscany - Relazione avanzamento progetto VISITO Tuscany. POR CREO FESR VISITO Tuscany. Deliverable G3.3, 2012.  
11Bacciu D., Gallicchio C., Micheli A., Vairo C., Chessa S., Bonuccelli M., Dragone M., Amato G. RUBICON - Core Learning Services API and Documentation V.1.0. Robotic UBiquitous COgnitive Network (RUBICON). Deliverable D2.2, 2012.  

   2011
12Amato G., Falchi F., Bolettieri P. VISITO Tuscany - Strumenti per la classificazione ed annotazione automatica delle immagini. Visual Support to cultural heritage Interactive access in Tuscany. Project report A4.2, 2011.  
13Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F., Gennaro C. VISITO Tuscany - Sviluppo componente per la ricerca efficiente e scalabile di immagini. Visual Support to cultural heritage Interactive access in Tuscany. Project report A4.3, 2011.  
14Falchi F., Amato G., Bolettieri P. Strumenti per la classificazione ed annotazione automatica delle immagini. VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany. Project report A4.2, 2011.  
15Falchi F., Amato G., Bolettieri P., Gennaro C. Sviluppo componente per la ricerca efficiente e scalabile di immagini. VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany. POR CREO FESR 2007-2013, linea di intervento 1.1.d. CUP: D57E09000050007. Project report A4.3, 2011.  
16Gennaro C., Amato G., Costalli L., Nanni M., Rinzivillo S., Vairo C., Gabrielli L., Zedda M. IPERMOB - Specifiche Funzionali OO4. IPERMOB - Infrastruttura Pervasiva Eterogenea Real-time per il controllo della MOBilità. Deliverable D1.4, 2011.  
17Gennaro C., Broxvall M., Vairo C., Amato G., Dragone M., Micheli A., Chessa S., Bacciu D., Gallicchio C., Saffiotti A. RUBICON - Functional Design & Specification & Mockup Layer. Robotic UBiquitous COgnitive Network (RUBICON). Deliverable D1.1, 2011.  

   2010
18Amato G., Chessa S., Vairo C., Valleri P. Modeling detection and tracking of complex events in wireless sensor networks. Technical report, 2010.  
19Amato G. VISITO - G2 Piano di controllo della qualit. Visual Support to cultural heritage interactive access in Tuscany. Project report G2, 2010.  
20Amato G., Falchi F., Bolettieri P., Lucchese C., Scopigno R., La Torre F., Minelli S., Tavanti F., Scartoni R., Salvadori S., Zanetti N., Loschiavo D. VISITO - Relazione avanzamento progetto. Mese 8. Visual Support to cultural heritage Interactive access in Tuscany. Project report G3.1, 2010.  
21Amato G., Falchi F., Bolettieri P. VISITO Tuscany - Sviluppo componente per il matching approssimato di immagini. Visual Support to cultural heritage Interactive access in Tuscany. Project report A4.1, 2010.  
22Falchi F., Amato G., Bolettieri P. VISTO - Sviluppo componente per il matching approssimato di immagini. VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany. Project report A4.1, 2010.  

   2009
23Amato G., Bolettieri P., Savino P. Efficient approximate classification with support vector machines and index structures in the input space. Technique for efficiently and effectively executing top-k classification tasks on very large datasets. Technical report, 2009.  
24Amato G., Chessa S., Vairo C. Optimizing network-side queries with timestamp-join in wireless sensor networks. Technical report, 2009.  

   2008
25Bolettieri P., Amato G. MILOS Technical Reference 2.0. MILOS Technical Reference v2.0. Technical report, 2008.  

   2006
26Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S. MaD-WiSe: a Distributed Query Processor for Wireless Sensor Networks. The document Journal: VLDB Journal, Technical report, 2006.  

   2005
27Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S. Connection-Oriented Communication Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks. The document has been submitted to Conference: MOBICOM 2005, Technical report, 2005.  
28Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S. MaD-WiSe: Programming and Accessing Data in a Wireless Sensor Networks. The document has been submitted to Conference: EUROCON 2005, Technical report, 2005.  
29Amato G., Baronti P., Chessa S., Masi V. The Stream System: a Data Collection and Communication Abstraction for Sensor Networks. The document will be submitted to Conference: Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Technical report, 2005.  

   2004
30Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. D-Lib - Audio/Video Digital Library. Digital Library Competence Center. Deliverable D1.1.1, 2004.  
31Amato G., Bolettieri P., Debole F., Falchi F., Furfari F., Gennaro C. MILOS: a General Purpose Multimedia Content Management System. The document will be submitted to Journal: To be decided, Technical report, 2004.  
32Amato G., Caruso A., Chessa S., Masi V., Urpi A. State of the Art and Future Directions in Wireless. The document :, Technical report, 2004.  
33Le Saux B., Amato G. Image Recognition for Digital Libraries. The document has been submitted to : MIR 2004, Technical report, 2004.  

   2003
34Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. D-Lib - Audio/Video Digital Library Report. Digital Library Competence Center. Deliverable D5.1.1, 2003.  
35Amato G., Debole F., Zezula P., Rabitti F. YAPI: Yet Another Path Index for XML searching. Technical report, 2003.  
36Zezula P., Amato G., Debole F., Rabitti F. Tree Signatures for XML Querying and Navigation. Technical report, 2003.  

Software

   2013
1Amato G., Gennaro C., Chessa S., Vairo C. Communication layer for RUBICON. [Software] , 10 December 2013.

   2012
2Amato G., Chessa S., Gennaro C., Pallini D., Vairo C. A data logger for wireless sensor network. [Software] Release 1.2 , 21 November 2012.  
3Amato G. Metric inverted file. [Software] , 17 September 2012.  

Dissertations

   2002
1Amato G. Approximate similarity search in metric spaces. University of Dortmund. Ph.D. Dissertation, 2002.  

Abstracts

   2011
1Amato G., Bolettieri P., Falchi F. Landmark recognition in VISITO: VIsual Support to Interactive TOurism in Tuscany. In: ICMR'11 - 1st ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (Trento, 17-19 Aprile 2011). Abstract, article n. 61. ACM, 2011.        

   2007
2Amato G., Cigarran R. J., Gonzalo J., Peters C., Savino P. MultiMatch - Multilingual/Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage. In: 11th European Conference on Digital Libraries - ECDL 2007 (Budapest, Hungary, September 2007). Abstract, pp. 505 - 508. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4675). Springer, 2007.  
3Savino P., Amato G., Peters C. MULTIMATCH - Α Vertical Search Engine for European Cultural Heritage. In: European Information Space: Infrastructures, Services and Applications Workshop (Rome, Italy, 29-30 October 2007).   
4Zezula P., Amato G., Dohnal V. Similarity search - The metric space approach. In: Symposium on Applied Computing. Full day tutorial at the SAC 2007 Conference (Seoul, Korea, 11-15 March 2007).   

   2006
5Iacono M., Baronti P., Romano G. A., Amato G., Chessa S. Monitoring fire-fighters operating in hostile environments with body-area wireless sensor networks. In: Conference on Risk Assessment and Management in the Civil and Industrial Settlements (Pisa, 17-19 October 2006).   

   2005
6Amato 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
7Amato 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).   

   2003
8Amato G., Gennaro C., Savino P. Audio/video digital libraries: designing, searching for documents, and generating Metadata. In: JCDL 2003 - Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2003 (Houston, USA, 27-31 May 2003).