# Browse Dissertations and Theses - Computer Science by Title

• (2013-08-22)
This thesis presents an investigation of the Collection of Parts Model for object categorization. Multiclass categorization is performed using the Collections of Parts model. Results using Support Vector Machines, L1 ...

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• (2017-07-11)
Object localization algorithms aim at finding out what objects exist in an image and where each object is. Object localization is fundamental to many computer vision problems. Simply knowing what is in the image is not ...

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• (2005)
Modelling by example has arisen as a powerful paradigm for reducing the artistic skill required for computer graphics. Instead of relying on the user's own modelling skills, a system that models by example allows users to ...

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• (2010-08-20)
As the web evolves, increasing quantities of structured information is embedded in web pages in disparate formats. For example, a digital camera’s description may include its price and megapixels whereas a professor’s ...

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• (1995)
This thesis defines an extensible transaction model and shows that an extensible and customizable transaction system based on the model can be built using an object-oriented framework.

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• (1992)
File systems are essential components of general purpose operating systems and are highly visible to computer users. To satisfy the growing diversity of persistent storage needs presented by application and system programs, ...

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• (1992)
Protection is the mechanism employed by operating systems to control access to resources. Object encapsulation in object-based systems requires control of access to every object. The incremental definition of objects through ...

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• (1991)
This thesis describes an experiment to use object-oriented programming and design techniques to design and implement an operating system. This experiment uses object-oriented techniques to address problems of operating ...

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• (1991)
The large size and inherent complexity of modern software products have made it difficult to use strictly manual techniques for the management of software production. In this thesis, object-oriented techniques are used to ...

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• (2015-12-09)
3D Tele-immersion (3DTI) technology allows full-body, multi-modal content delivery among geographically dispersed users. In 3DTI, user’s 3D model will be captured by multiple RGB-D (color plus depth) cameras surround- ing ...

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• (2018-08-23)
Graph cut algorithms are an important tool for solving optimization problems in a variety of areas in computer science. Of particular importance is the min $s$-$t$ cut problem and an efficient (polynomial time) algorithm ...

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• (2005)
When the lighting and pose variation occurs simultaneously, we do not have a reasonably good clustering algorithm yet. A few candidate algorithms are tested and the result are given in this thesis. Finding an effective ...

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• (2012-02-06)
In cryptographic protocols, honest parties would prefer that their security is assured even in presence of adversarial parties who have unbounded computational power. Information theoretic secure realization of cryptographic ...

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• (1974)

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• (1995)
Domain independent general purpose problem solving techniques are desirable from the standpoints of software engineering and human computer interaction. They employ declarative and modular knowledge representations and ...

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• (2016-12-07)
In this thesis, we describe a general methodology for enhancing sensing accuracy in cyber-physical systems that involve human domain workflows in noisy physical environment. A novel workflow-aware sensing model is proposed ...

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• (2006)
We built an in-lining based prototype of the memory data-flow analysis system on top of the IMPACT compiler infrastructure. We applied the prototype to analyze the memory data-flow of several MediaBench programs. The ...

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• (2017-04-14)
For decades, from the invention of Sensor Networks, people envisioned a global sensing platform with millions of sensors deployed globally. The platform has finally become real recently with the advent of multiple online ...

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• (2017-07-17)
In many natural language understanding applications, text processing requires comparing lexical units: words, phrases, name entities and sentences. A significant amount of research has taken place in studying evaluating ...

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• (1992)
Interprocessor communication has been one of the major overheads in parallel processing. Although synchronization and data transfer are two related activities associated with interprocessor communication, most previous ...

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