Human Behavior Understanding : First International Workshop, HBU 2010, Istanbul, Turkey, August 22, 2010, Proceedings

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  • Copyright: 2010-09-13
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Workshop on Human Behavior Understanding, HBU 2010, a satellite workshop of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition in Istanbul, Turkey, on August 22, 2010. The 13 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 29 submissions.The papers are organized in topical sections on analysis of human activities; non-verbal action dynamics; visual action recognition; and social signals.

Table of Contents

Challenges of Human Behavior Understandingp. 1
Analysis of Human Activities
Understanding Macroscopic Human Behavior (Invited Paper)p. 13
Activity-Aware Map: Identifying Human Daily Activity Pattern Using Mobile Phone Datap. 14
From On-Going to Complete Activity Recognition Exploiting Related Activitiesp. 26
Human Activity Recognition Using Inertial/Magnetic Sensor Unitsp. 38
Non-verbal Action Dynamics
Face Tracking and Recognition Considering the Camera's Field of Viewp. 52
Spatiotemporal-Boosted DCT Features for Head and Face Gesture Analysisp. 64
Concensus of Self-features for Nonverbal Behavior Analysisp. 75
Visual Action Recognition
Recognizing Human Action in the Wild (Invited Paper)p. 87
Comparing Evaluation Protocols on the KTH Datasetp. 88
3D Mean-Shift Tracking of Human Body Parts and Recognition of Working Actions in an Industrial Environmentp. 101
Feature Representations for the Recognition of 3D Emblematic Gesturesp. 113
Social Signals
Types of Help in the Teacher's Multimodal Behaviorp. 125
Honest Signals and Their Contribution to the Automatic Analysis of Personality Traits - A Comparative Studyp. 140
Speech Emotion Classification and Public Speaking Skill Assessmentp. 151
Dominance Signals in Debatesp. 163
Author Indexp. 175
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