February 2018, Volume 28, Issue 2

All-In-Focus Synthetic Aperture Imaging Using Image Matting
Zhao Pei; Xida Chen; Yee-Hong Yang

Subspace Clustering With K-Support Norm
Baohua Li; Huchuan Lu; Fu Li; Wei Wu

Not All Negatives Are Equal: Learning to Track With Multiple Background Clusters
Gao Zhu; Fatih Porikli; Hongdong Li

Bilevel Multiview Latent Space Learning
Zhe Xue; Guorong Li; Shuhui Wang; Weigang Zhang; Qingming Huang

Positive and Negative Label Propagations
Olga Zoidi; Anastasios Tefas; Nikos Nikolaidis; Ioannis Pitas

Dense Invariant Feature-Based Support Vector Ranking for Cross-Camera Person Reidentification
Shoubiao Tan; Feng Zheng; Li Liu; Jungong Han; Ling Shao

Hand Gesture Recognition With Multiscale Weighted Histogram of Contour Direction Normalization for Wearable Applications
Yiyi Ren; Xiang Xie; Guolin Li; Zhihua Wang

Understanding and Removal of False Contour in HEVC Compressed Images
Qin Huang; Hui Yong Kim; Wen-Jiin Tsai; Se Yoon Jeong; Jin Soo Choi; C. -C. Jay Kuo

Patch Matching for Image Denoising Using Neighborhood-Based Collaborative Filtering
Shibin Parameswaran; Enming Luo; Truong Q. Nguyen

A Robust Multibit Multiplicative Watermark Decoder Using a Vector-Based Hidden Markov Model in Wavelet Domain
Marzieh Amini; M. Omair Ahmad; M. N. S. Swamy

Structure-Adaptive Fuzzy Estimation for Random-Valued Impulse Noise Suppression
Yang Chen; Yudong Zhang; Huazhong Shu; Jian Yang; Limin Luo; Jean-Louis Coatrieux; Qianjin Feng

Image Class Prediction by Joint Object, Context, and Background Modeling
Chunjie Zhang; Guibo Zhu; Chao Liang; Yifan Zhang; Qingming Huang; Qi Tian

Explicit Edge Inconsistency Evaluation Model for Color-Guided Depth Map Enhancement
Yifan Zuo; Qiang Wu; Jian Zhang; Ping An

Image Classification With Tailored Fine-Grained Dictionaries
Xiangbo Shu; Jinhui Tang; Guo-Jun Qi; Zechao Li; Yu-Gang Jiang; Shuicheng Yan

Playout Continuity Driven Framework for HTTP Adaptive Streaming Over LTE Networks
Yuchen Chen; Guizhong Liu

GrIMS: Green Information-Centric Multimedia Streaming Framework in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks
Changqiao Xu; Wei Quan; Hongke Zhang; Luigi Alfredo Grieco

Weighted Rate-Distortion Optimization for Screen Content Coding
Wei Xiao; Bin Li; Jizheng Xu; Guangming Shi; Feng Wu

Probability-Based Depth Intra-Mode Skipping Strategy and Novel VSO Metric for DMM Decision in 3D-HEVC
Hong-Bin Zhang; Chang-Hong Fu; Yui-Lam Chan; Sik-Ho Tsang; Wan-Chi Siu

Context-Based Fractional Sample Refinement for HEVC Compliant Encoding
Georg Maier; Benjamin Bross; Dan Grois; Detlev Marpe; Heiko Schwarz; Remco C. Veltkamp; Thomas Wiegand

Split-and-Merge-Based Block Partitioning for High Efficiency Image Coding
Byeong-Doo Choi; Sung-Jea Ko

Local Inverse Tone Mapping for Scalable High Dynamic Range Image Coding
Zhe Wei; Changyun Wen; Zhengguo Li

A Variable-Clock-Cycle-Path VLSI Design of Binary Arithmetic Decoder for H.265/HEVC
Jinjia Zhou; Dajiang Zhou; Shuping Zhang; Shinji Kimura; Satoshi Goto