I also have a hypertext bibliography based on the on-line version of the Rosenfeld bibilographies. This hypertext version was created automatically from the available sources of the Rosenfeld bibliographies for 1984-1994. Most of the journal and conference references are correctly converted, but many of the references to the complete book and conference have a more variable format that could not be cleanly converted. Links through author names will generally get all the papers by that author.
AAM Active Appearance Model.
ALV Autonomous Land Vehicles.
ASL American Sign Language.
ATR Automatic Target Recognition.
BRDF Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function. Reflectance of a target as a function of illumination geometry and viewing geometry.
BVH bounding volume hierarchies.
CAD Computer Assisted Design. Computer Assisted Diagnosis. A variety of meanings, depending on context.
CCA Canonical Correlation Analysis.
Corner Detection Locating the discontinuities in smooth curves, especially used to create polygonal representations of curves. Also detecting 2-D features where, roughly speaking, one quadrant of the region around the point differs from the other three.
CRF Conditional Random Fields.
DCT Discrete Cosine Transform.
DEM Digital Elevation Model.
Dataset A collections of images used by researchers to evaluate programs. This is distinct from the uses of database, which is usually used to describe database systems or research or image databases used for querys.
DPCM Differential Pulse Code Modulation.
DTM Digital Terrain Model. It is more than just the DEM, the bare earth or terrain.
EIT Electrical Impedance Tomography.
EMD Empirical Mode Decomposition..
FACS Facial Action Coding System.
GIS Geographical Information System.
GPU Graphics Processing Unit.
HCI Human Computer Interaction.
HMI Hierarchical Mutual Information.
ICA Independent Component Analysis.
ICP Iterative Closest Point matching algorithm.
JPEG Joint Photographic Experts Group. Or the image compression standard the group develops.
LDA Linear Discriminant Analysis.
MAT Medial Axis Transform.
MDL Minimum Description Length.
Mean Shift A nonparametric density estimator for detecting the modes of a distribution on a Euclidean space.
Median Filters Replace the center image element in the window with the median of the image values in the window.
MMSE Minimum Mean-Squared Error.
Movement Ephenthesis A movement segment that is added between the last segment of one sign and the first segment of the next sign in ASL and other languages.
MRF Markov Random Field.
NMF Non-negative Matrix Factorizations.
OCR Optical Character Recognition.
Octtree A representation technique for 3-D data that divides the volume into 8 blocks, then each of these into eighths, etc. Thus forming a tree with 8 branches at each level.
OGC Open GeoSpatial Consortium.
OFDM Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing. Coding technique.
Optical Flow The projection of the 3-D velocity field onto the 2-D image plane.
Particle Filter Sequential Monte Carlo (SMC) technique to solve nonlinear state parameter estimation problems.
PCA Principal Component Analysis.
PCB Printed Circuit Board.
PDE Partial Differential Equation.
PET Positron Emission Tomography.
PSF Point Spread Function.
QBIC Query by Image Content.
Quadtree A representation technique that divides the image into quarters, then each of these into quarters, etc. Thus creating a tree with 4 branches at each level.
RST Rotation, Scale and Translation.
SAR Synthetic Aperature Radar.
SIFT Scale-Invariant Feature Transform. See also Distinctive Image Features from Scale-Invariant Keypoints.
SVD Singular Value Decomposition.
TLS Terrestrial Laser Scanner.
UGV User Generated Video.
VQ Vector Quantization. Especially as used as an image compression technique.
YARF Yet another Road Finder, or Follower.