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M. Cooper, J. Biehl, G. Filby, S. Kratz. LoCo: Boosting for indoor location classification combining Wi-Fi and BLE. In press, Personal and Ubiquitious Computing.

S. Carter, M. Cooper, P. Qvarfordt, V. Makela. Creating Tutorials with Web-Based Authoring and Heads-Up Capture IEEE Pervasive, 2015.

S. Carter, M. Cooper, L. Denoue, J. Doherty, V. Rugoobur. Supporting media bricoleurs ACM interactions, 2014.

S. Carter, J. Adcock, M. Cooper, S. Branham, Tools to support expository video capture and access. Education and Information Technologies, Springer, October 2013, pp. 1-18.

F. Chen , A. Girgensohn , M. Cooper , Y. Lu , G. Filby. Genre identification for office document search and browsing.   Intl. Journal of Document Analysis & Recognition (IJDAR), 15(3):167-182, 2012. 

M. Cooper, T. Liu, and E. Rieffel.  Video Segmentation via Temporal Pattern Classification.  IEEE Trans. on Multimedia9(3):610-618, 2007. 

M. Cooper, J. Foote, E. Pampalk, and G. Tzanetakis.  Audio Visualization for Music
Information Retrieval.  Computer Music Journal30(2):42-62, 2006. 

M. Cooper, J. Foote, A. Girgensohn, and L. Wilcox.  Temporal event clustering for digital photo collections Temporal Event Clustering for Digital Photograph Collections.  ACM Trans. on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications1(3):269-288, 2005. 

M. Cooper and M. Miller.  Information Measures for Object Recognition Accommodating Signature Variability.  IEEE Trans. on Information Theory46(5):1896-1907, 2000. 

C. elegans Sequencing Consortium.  Genome Sequence of the Nematode Caenorhabditis Elegans.  A Platform for Investigating Biology. Science282:2012-2018, 1998. 

M. Cooper, D. Maffitt, J. Parsons, L. Hillier, and D. States. Lane Tracking Software for Four-color Fluorescence-based Electrophoretic Gel Images.  Genome Research6(11):1110-1117, 1996.


A. Girgensohn, F. Shipman, J. Adcock, M. Cooper, and L. Wilcox. Locating Information in Video by Browsing and Searching.  Interactive Video; Algorithms and Technologies. Hammoud, Riad (Ed.) Springer. pp. 207-224, 2006. 
Conference and Workshop Articles


C. Bhatt, M. Cooper and J. Zhao. SeqSense: video recommendation using topic sequence mining. Proc. Multimedia Modeling, 2018.

S. Carter, P. Qvarfordt, M. Cooper, A. Komori and V. Makela. Tools for online tutorials: comparing capture devices, tutorial representations, and access devices., 2018.


S. Carter, J. Marlow and M. Cooper. No app needed: Enabling mobile phone communication with a tourist kiosk using cameras and screens. Proc. Ubicomp, 2017.

L. Denoue, S. Carter, J. Marlow and M. Cooper. DocHandles: linking document fragments in messaging apps. Proc. Document Engineering, 2017.


S. Carter, L. Denoue and M. Cooper. WorkCache: Salvaging siloed knowledge. Proc. ACM Multimedia, 2016.

L. Denoue, S. Carter and M. Cooper. DocuGram: Turning Screen Recordings into Documents. Proc. of ACM Document Engineering (DocEng) 2016.

Y.-Y. Chen, F. Chen, M. Cooper and D. Joshi. Using Business-Aware Latent Topics For Image Captioning In Social Media. Proc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) 2016.

C. Bhatt, A. Popescu-Belis and M. Cooper. Audiovisual Summarization of Lectures and Meetings Using a Segment Similarity Graph. Proc of ACM Intl. Conf. on Multimedia Retireval (ICMR) 2016.


S. Carter, L. Denoue, and M. Cooper. Searching and Browsing Live, Web-based Meetings. Proc. of ACM Multimedia 2015.

D. Joshi, M. Cooper, F. Chen, and Y.-Y. Chen. Building User Profiles from Shared Photos. MM Commons Workshop at ACM Multimedia 2015.

L. Denoue, M. Cooper, and S. Carter. Searching Live Meetings: "Show me the Action". ACM Document Engineering 2015.

J. Biehl, M. Cooper, G. Filby, A. Lee. You're where? Prove it! -- Towards trusted indoor location estimation of mobile devices. ACM UbiComp 2015.


H. Chen, M. Cooper, D. Joshi, and B. Girod. Multi-modal Language Models for Lecture Video Retrieval. ACM Multimedia 2014.

L. Denoue, M. Cooper, A. Girgensohn, and S. Carter. Building digital project rooms for web meetings. ACM Document Engineering 2014.

L. Denoue, S. Carter, and M. Cooper. Video Text Retouch: Retouching Text in Videos with Direct Manipulation. ACM UIST 2014.

J. Biehl, M. Cooper, G. Filby, S. Kratz. LoCo: A Ready-to-Deploy Framework for Powering Next Generation Indoor Location-Driven Experiences. ACM Ubicomp 2014.


L. Denoue, S. Carter, M. Cooper. Content-based Copy and Paste from Video Documents. Proc. ACM Document Engineering (DocEng) 2013.

L. Denoue, S. Carter, M. Cooper, J. Adcock. Real-time Direct Manipulation of Screen-based Videos. Proc. Intelligent User Interfaces, 2013.

M. Cooper. Presentation Video Retrieval using Automatically Recovered Slide and Spoken Text. Proc. SPIE 8667, 2013.


D. Kimber, J. Biehl, M. Cooper, D. Lee, J. Vaughan, J. Shingu. Mirror Worlds for Indoor Navigation and Awareness. Proc. Intl. Conf. on Indoor Positioning and Navigation, 2012.


M. Cooper. Clustering geo-tagged photo collections using dynamic programming. Proc. ACM Multimedia (MM '11). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1025-1028, 2011.  

M. Cooper , J. Adcock , A. Girgensohn , J. Pickens , L. Wilcox. Multimedia Information Retrieval at FX Palo Alto Laboratory. Proc. SPIE International Conference on Multimedia Content Access: Algorithms and Systems, 2011.


J. Pickens , M. Cooper , G. Golovchinsky.  Reverted Indexing for Feedback and Expansion.   Proc. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2010) 

J. Adcock , M. Cooper , L. Denoue , H. Pirsiavash , L. Rowe. TalkMiner: A Lecture Webcast Search Engine. Proc. ACM Multimedia (MM '10). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 241-250, 2010.


M. Cooper, Image categorization combining neighborhood methods and boosting ACM Multimedia 2009 Workshop on Large-Scale Multimedia Retrieval and Mining.

J. Pickens, M. Cooper, J. Adcock, and A. Girgensohn, FXPAL Interactive Search Experiments for TRECVID 2008, March 1, 2009, [Youtube]

A. Girgensohn, F. Shipman, L. Wilcox, T. Turner, and M. Cooper, MediaGLOW: organizing photos in a graph-based workspace Proc. ACM IUI 2009.


F. Chen, J. Adcock, and M. Cooper, A Simplified Approach to Rushes Summarization.  Proc. ACM Multimedia 2008 Workshop: TrecVid Summarization 2008 (TVS'08), October 26, 2008.

J. Adcock, M. Cooper, and J. Pickens. Experiments in interactive video search by addition and subtraction Experiments in Interactive Video Search by Addition and Subtraction.  Proc.  ACM Conf. on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR) 2008, July 7, 2008.


J. Adcock, J. Pickens, M. Cooper, F. Chen, and P. Qvarfordt.  FXPAL Interactive Search Experiments for TRECVID 2007.

F. Chen, M. Cooper, and J. Adcock.  Video Summarization Preserving Dynamic Content..  Proc. ACM Multimedia, (TVS07), 2007.

M. Cooper.  Collective Media Annotation using Random Field Models.  Proc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Semantic Computing, p. 337-43, 2007.

J. Adcock, M. Cooper, and F. Chen.  FXPAL MediaMagic Video Search System. Proc. ACM Conf. on Image and Video Retrieval 2007.

M. Cooper, J. Adcock, and F. Chen.  FXPAL at TRECVID 2006.  Proc. of TRECVID (TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation).


M. Cooper, J. Adcock, R. Chen, and H. Zhou.  FXPAL at TRECVID 2005.  Proc. of TRECVID (TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation), March, 2006.


M. Cooper and J. Foote.  Discriminative Techniques for Keyframe Selection.  Proc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Multimedia and Expo, pp. 502-5, 2005. 

D. Hilbert, M. Cooper, L. Denoue, J. Adcock, and D. Billsus.  Seamless Presentation Capture, Indexing, and ManagementProc. SPIE, 6015:305-313, 2005.

L. Denoue, D. Hilbert, J. Adcock, D. Billsus, and M. Cooper.  ProjectorBox: Seamless Presentation Capture for ClassroomsProc. World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education (E-Learn 2005).

A. Girgensohn, J. Adcock, M. Cooper, and L. Wilcox.  A Synergistic Approach to Efficient Interactive Video Retrieval.  Proc. Human-Computer Interaction INTERACT 2005, LNCS 3585, pp. 781--794, 2005.

J. Adcock, M. Cooper, A. Girgensohn, and L. Wilcox.  Interactive Video Search Using Multilevel Indexing.  Proc. Intl. Conf. on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR), LNCS 3568, pp. 205--214,

A. Girgensohn, J. Adcock, M. Cooper, and L. Wilcox.  Interactive Search in Large Video CollectionsCHI 2005 Extended Abstracts, ACM Press, pp. 1395--1398, 2005.

J. Adcock, A. Girgensohn, M. Cooper, T. Liu, E. Rieffel, and L. Wilcox.  FXPAL Experiments for TRECVID 2004.  Proc. of TRECVID (TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation), 2004.


M. Cooper.  Video segmentation combining similarity analysis and classification Proc. ACM Intl. Conf on Multimedia, pp. 252--255, 2004.

M. Cooper, J. Foote, J. Adcock, and S. Casi.  Shot boundary detection via similarity analysis.  Proc. TRECVID (TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation), 2004.


J. Adcock, M. Cooper, J. Doherty, J. Foote, A. Girgensohn, and L. Wilcox.  Managing Digital Memories with the FXPAL Photo Application.  Proc. ACM Intl. Conf. on Multimedia,  pp. 598--599, 2003.

M. Cooper, J. Foote, A. Girgensohn, and L. Wilcox. Temporal event clustering for digital photo collections Proc. ACM Intl. Conf. on Multimedia, pp. 364--373, 2003.

M. Cooper and J. Foote. Summarizing Popular Music via Structural Similarity Analysis.  Proc. IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA), pp. 127--130, 2003.

M. Cooper, J. Foote, and A. Girgensohn.  Automatically Organizing Digital Photographs Using Time and Content.  Proc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Image Processing, Vol. 2, pp. 749--752, 2003.

A. Girgensohn, J. Adcock, M. Cooper, J. Foote, and L. Wilcox.  Simplifying the Management of Large Photo Collections.  Proc. Human-Computer Interaction INTERACT '03, IOS Press, pp. 196--203, 2003. 

J. Foote and M. Cooper.  Media Segmentation using Self-Similarity Decomposition.  Proc. SPIE5021: 167Ð-75, 2003.


M. Cooper and J. Foote.  Summarizing Video using Non-Negative Similarity Matrix FactorizationProc. IEEE Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing, pp. 25--28, 2002.

J. Foote, M. Cooper, and A. Girgensohn. Creating Music Videos using Automatic Media Analysis.  Proc ACM Conf. on Multimedia, pp. 550--560, 2002.

M. Cooper, and J. Foote.  Automatic Music Summarization via Similarity AnalysisProc. Intl. Symposium on Music Information Retrieval, pp. 81--85, 2002.

J. Foote, M. Cooper, and U. Nam.  Audio Retrieval by Rhythmic Similarity.  Proc. Intl. Symposium on Music Information Retrieval, pp. 265-6, 2002.

Q. Liu, D. Kimber, L. Wilcox, M. Cooper, J. Foote, and J. Boreczky.  Managing a Camera System to Serve Different Video RequestsProc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Multimedia and Expo.  Vol. 2, pp. 357-61, 2002.

J. Foote, M. Cooper, and L. Wilcox. Enhanced Video Browsing Using Automatically Extracted Audio ExcerptsProc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on and Expo Vol. 2, pp. 13-17, 2002. 


M. Cooper, K. Doolittle, and M. Miller. Signature Random Fields for Accommodating Illumination Variability.  Proc. IEEE Intl. Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Workshop on Identifying Objects Across Variations in Lighting, 2001.

J. Foote and M. Cooper. Visualizing Musical Structure and Rhythm via Self-Similarity.  Proc. International Computer Music Conference, pp. 419--422, 2001. 

M. Cooper and J. Foote. Scene Boundary Detection Via Video Self-Similarity Analysis.  Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, pp. 378-81, 2001. 

2000 and earlier

M. Cooper and A. Srivastava.  Asymptotic analysis of pattern-theoretic object recognition.  Proc. SPIE4050:371-377, 2000.

M. I. Miller, M. Cooper, and J. Kostakis,The Information Theory of Sensor Fusion. Second ONR/GTRI Workshop on Target Tracking and Sensor Fusion, 1999 Jun; Atlanta, GA

M. Cooper, A. Srivastava, and M.I. MillerInformation Measures for Object Recognition. Proceedings of the Thirty-third Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, 1999 Mar; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Edited by J.L. Prince, and T.D. Tran (1999):179-183

M. Cooper, A. Srivastava, and M. Miller.  Quadratic Analysis of Information Measures for Object Recognition.  Proc. SPIE.  3721:819-27, 1999. 

J. Kostakis, M. Cooper, T. Green, Jr., M. Miller, J. O'Sullivan, and J. Shapiro. Multispectral Sensor Fusion for Ground-Based Target Orientation Estimation: FLIR, LADAR, HRR.  Proc. SPIE, 3718:14-24.

A. Lanterman, M. Cooper, and M. Miller. Efficient Estimation of Thermodynamic State Incorporating Bayesian Model Order Selection.  Proc. SPIE.  3718:2-13.

M. Cooper, M. Miller. Information Measures for Object Recognition,  Proc. SPIE3370:637-45.

J. Kostakis, M. Cooper, T. Green, Jr., M. Miller, J. O'Sullivan, J. Shapiro, D. Snyder, Multispectral Active-Passive Sensor Fusion for Ground-Based Target Orientation Estimation, Proc. SPIE, 3371:500-507.

M. Cooper, U. Grenander, M. Miller, A. Srivastava,  Accommodating Geometric and Thermodynamic Variability for Forward-Looking Infrared SensorsProc. SPIE, 3070:162-72, 1997.

M. Cooper, A. Lanterman, S. Joshi, M. Miller.  Representing The Variation of Thermodynamic State Via Principal Components Analysis, Proc. Third Workshop On Conventional Weapon ATR, pp. 479-90, 1996.