Project : metiss
Section: Contracts and Grants with Industry
Initiatives funded by the French Network RNRT
Projet Domus Videum (n° 2 02 C 0100 00 00 MPR 011)
The Domus Videum project is a national RNRT project which started in 2001 and which will terminate mid 2004..
Academic partners of the project are IRISA (VISTA, TEXMEX, TEMICS and METISS project-team) and Nantes University. Industrial partners are Thomson Multimedia, INA and SFRS.
The aim of the project is to design and implement techniques for the automatic summarization of audio-visual programmes (especially in the field of sports). Specific contributions of METISS are targeted towards the joint modeling of the audio and video information using Hidden Markov Model. METISS is also involved in evaluation activities.