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Publications

 

2013

[SR13]
Alexander Schindler and Andreas Rauber. A music video information retrieval approach to artist identification. In Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research (CMMR2013) to appear, Marseille, France, October 14-18 2013. [ bib ]

2012

[RSS+12]
Andreas Rauber, Alexander Schindler, Nicu Sebe, Henning Müller, Shara Monteleone, Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Spiros Nikolopoulos, Alexis Joly, and Henri Gouraud. Latest trends in multimedia search computing. In Nicu Sebe, editor, Latest Trends in Multimedia Search Computing (Media Search Cluster White Paper). European Commission - Infomation Society and Media, December 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]
[SR12]
Alexander Schindler and Andreas Rauber. Capturing the temporal domain in echonest features for improved classification effectiveness. In Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 24-25 2012. Springer. [ bib | .pdf ]
[MR12]
Rudolf Mayer and Andreas Rauber. Towards Time-resilient MIR Processes. In Proceedings of the 13th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2012), pages 337-342, Porto, Portugal, October 8-12 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]
[SMR12]
Alexander Schindler, Rudolf Mayer, and Andreas Rauber. Facilitating comprehensive benchmarking experiments on the million song dataset. In Proceedings of the 13th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2012), pages 469-474, Porto, Portugal, October 8-12 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]
[KNLR12]
Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Spiros Nikolopoulos, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Media search cluster white paper on "search computing". ERCIM News, (88), January 2012. [ bib ]

2011

[MR11]
Rudolf Mayer and Andreas Rauber. Musical Genre Classification by Ensembles of Audio and Lyrics Features. In Proceedings of the 12th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2011), pages 675-680, Miami Beach, FL, USA, October 24-28 2011. [ bib | .pdf ]
[Sch11]
Alexander Schindler. Million song dataset integration into the clubmixer framework. In Proceedings of the 12th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2011), Miami, USA, October 24-28 2011. [ bib | .pdf ]
[ea11]
Thomas Lidy et al. Searching in music business area; visual search interfaces. In Spiros Nikolopoulos and Yiannis Kompatsiaris, editors, Search Computing - Business Areas, Research and Socio-Economic Challenges (Media Search Cluster White Paper). European Commission - Infomation Society and Media, July 2011. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[May11]
Rudolf Mayer. Analysing the Similarity of Album Art with Self-Organsing Maps. In Jorma Laaksonen and Timo Honkela, editors, Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Self-Organizing Maps (WSOM'11), volume 6731 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 357-366. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, June 13-15 2011. [ bib | DOI ]
[LvdL11]
Thomas Lidy and Pieter van der Linden. Report on 3rd chorus+ think-tank: Think-tank on the future of music search, access and consumption, midem 2011. Technical report, CHORUS+ European Coordination Action on Audiovisual Search, Cannes, France, March 15 2011. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LRvdLP11]
Thomas Lidy, Andreas Rauber, Pieter van der Linden, and Jean-Charles Point. Think-tank on the future of music search, access and consumption. D-Lib Magazine, March/April 2011. [ bib | DOI | .html ]

2010

[MRdL+10]
Rudolf Mayer, Andreas Rauber, Pedro J. Ponce de León, Carlos Pérez-Sancho, and José M. Iñesta. Feature Selection in a Cartesian Ensemble of Feature Subspace Classifiers for Music Categorisation. In Proceedings of the ACM Multimedia Workshop on Music and Machine Learning (MML 2010), pages 53-56, Florence (Italy), October 25 2010. ACM. [ bib | .pdf ]
[SR10]
Alexander Schindler and Andreas Rauber. Clubmixer: A presentation platform for mir projects. In Marcin Detyniecki, Peter Knees, Andreas Nürnberger, Markus Schedl, and Sebastian Stober, editors, Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval. Context, Exploration and Fusion Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval. Context, Exploration and Fusion, volume 6817 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Linz, Austria, August 17-18 2010. Springer. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LMR+10]
Thomas Lidy, Rudolf Mayer, Andreas Rauber, Pedro J. Ponce de León, Antonio Pertusa, and José M. Iñesta. A cartesian ensemble of feature subspace classifiers for music categorization. In J. Stephen Downie and Remco C. Veltkamp, editors, Proceedings of the 11th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2010), pages 279-284, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 9-13 2010. International Society for Music Information Retrieval, International Society for Music Information Retrieval. [ bib | .pdf ]
[Lid10]
Thomas Lidy. Sonarflow: Visual music exploration and discovery. In Proceedings of the 11th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2010), Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 9-13 2010. [ bib ]
[Fra10]
Jakob Frank. Collaborative music consumption through mobile devices. Master's thesis, Vienna University of Technology, March 2010. [ bib ]
[LSC+10]
Thomas Lidy, Carlos N. Silla, Olmo Cornelis, Fabien Gouyon, Andreas Rauber, Celso A. A. Kaestner, and Alessandro L. Koerich. On the suitability of state-of-the-art music information retrieval methods for analyzing, categorizing, structuring and accessing non-western and ethnic music collections. Signal Processing, 90(4):1032-1048, 2010. [ bib | DOI ]
[MR10]
Rudolf Mayer and Andreas Rauber. Machine Learning Techniques for Multimedia, volume 274 of Studies in Computational Intelligence, chapter Multimodal Aspects of Music Retrieval: Audio, Song Lyrics - and Beyond?, pages 333-363. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2010. [ bib | http ]

2009

[MN09]
Rudolf Mayer and Robert Neumayer. Multi-modal Analysis of Music: A large-scale Evaluation. In Andreas Rauber, Nicola Orio, and David Rizo, editors, Proceedings of the Workshop on Exploring Musical Information Spaces, ECDL 2009, pages 30-36, Corfu, Greece, October 1-2 2009. [ bib | .pdf ]
[MFR09]
Rudolf Mayer, Jakob Frank, and Andreas Rauber. Analytic Comparison of Audio Feature Sets using Self-Organising Maps. In Andreas Rauber, Nicola Orio, and David Rizo, editors, Proceedings of the Workshop on Exploring Musical Information Spaces, ECDL 2009, pages 62-67, Corfu, Greece, October 1-2 2009. [ bib | .pdf ]
[FLP+09]
Jakob Frank, Thomas Lidy, Ewald Peiszer, Ronald Genswaider, and Andreas Rauber. Creating ambient music spaces in real and virtual worlds. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 44(3):449-468, September 2009. [ bib | DOI ]
[Fra09]
Jakob Frank. Analysing and evaluating playlists on music maps. In Proceedings of the 9th International Student Workshop on Data Analysis (WDA 09), pages 10-17, July 2009. [ bib ]
[NR09]
Robert Neumayer and Andreas Rauber. Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development, and Impact, chapter Map-Based User Interfaces for Music Information Retrieval. IGI Global, Hershey, PA, USA, February 2009. [ bib ]
[LR09]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. Music information retrieval. In Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development, and Impact, pages 448-456. IGI Global, 2009. [ bib ]

2008

[FLP+08]
Jakob Frank, Thomas Lidy, Ewald Peiszer, Ronald Genswaider, and Andreas Rauber. Ambient music experience in real and virtual worlds using audio similarity. In Proceedings of the 1st ACM Workshop on Semantic Ambient Media Experiences (SAME 2008), pages 9-16. ACM, October 31 2008. talk: 1st ACM Workshop on Semantic Ambient Media Experiences (SAME 2008), Vancouver, Canada; 2008-10-31. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]
[MNR08a]
Rudolf Mayer, Robert Neumayer, and Andreas Rauber. Combination of Audio and Lyrics Features for Genre Classification in Digital Audio Collections. In Proceedings of the ACM Multimedia 2008, pages 159-168. ACM New York, NY, USA, October 27-31 2008. [ bib | .pdf ]
[FLHR08]
Jakob Frank, Thomas Lidy, Peter Hlavac, and Andreas Rauber. Map-based music interfaces for mobile devices. In MM '08: Proceeding of the 16th ACM international conference on Multimedia, pages 981-982, New York, NY, USA, October 27-31 2008. ACM. [ bib | DOI ]
[MNR08b]
Rudolf Mayer, Robert Neumayer, and Andreas Rauber. Rhyme and Style Features for Musical Genre Classification by Song Lyrics. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR'08), pages 351-352, September 14-18 2008. [ bib | .pdf ]
[SWV+08]
Sanni Siltanen, Charles Woodward, Seppo Valli, Petri Honkamaa, Andreas Rauber, Jakob Frank, Thomas Lidy, and Robert Neumayer. Natural/ novel user interfaces for mobile devices. In Multimodal Processing and Interaction - Audio, Video, Text. Springer, August 2008. [ bib ]
[NR08]
Robert Neumayer and Andreas Rauber. Multimodal Processing and Interaction: Audio, Video, Text, chapter Multimodal Analysis of Text and Audio Features for Music Information Retrieval. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, July 2008. [ bib ]
[Fra08]
Jakob Frank. Enhancing music maps. In Proceedings of the 8th International Student Workshop on Data Analysis (WDA 08), pages 53-59, June 2008. [ bib ]
[GBD+08]
Ronald Genswaider, Helmut Berger, Michael Dittenbach, Andreas Pesenhofer, Dieter Merkl, Andreas Rauber, and Thomas Lidy. Computational Intelligence in Multimedia Processing: Recent Advances, volume 96 of Studies in Computational Intelligence, chapter A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment, pages 79-98. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, April 23 2008. [ bib | DOI | http ]
[PLR08]
Ewald Peiszer, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Automatic audio segmentation: Segment boundary and structure detection in popular music. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Learning the Semantics of Audio Signals (LSAS), 2008. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LR08]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. Classification and clustering of music for novel music access applications. In Matthieu Cord and Pádraig Cunningham, editors, Machine Learning Techniques for Multimedia, pages 249-285. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 2008. [ bib | DOI ]

2007

[ZR07]
Veronika Zenz and Andreas Rauber. Automatic Chord Detection Incorporating Beat and Key Detection. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (ICSPC 2007), pages 1175-1178. IEEE, November 24-27 2007. [ bib | DOI ]
[LRPI07a]
Thomas Lidy, Andreas Rauber, Antonio Pertusa, and José Manuel Iñesta. Improving genre classification by combination of audio and symbolic descriptors using a transcription system. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), pages 61-66, Vienna, Austria, September 23-27 2007. [ bib ]
[NFH+07]
Robert Neumayer, Jakob Frank, Peter Hlavac, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Bringing mobile based map access to digital audio to the end user. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing Woorkshops (ICIAP'07), 1st Workshop on Video and Multimedia Digital Libraries (VMDL'07), pages 9-14, Modena, Italy, September 10-13 2007. IEEE. [ bib | .pdf | .pdf ]
[NR07b]
Robert Neumayer and Andreas Rauber. Multi-modal music information retrieval - visualisation and evaluation of clusterings by both audio and lyrics. In Proceedings of the 8th Conference Recherche d'Information Assistée par Ordinateur (RIAO'07), Pittsburgh, PA, USA, May 29th - June 1 2007. ACM. [ bib | http | .pdf | .pdf ]
[NR07a]
Robert Neumayer and Andreas Rauber. Integration of text and audio features for genre classification in music information retrieval. In Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR'07), pages 724-727, Rome, Italy, April 2-5 2007. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | .pdf ]
[ABB+07]
Maristella Agosti, Stefano Berretti, Gert Brettlecker, Alberto Del Bimbo, Nicola Ferro, Norbert Fuhr, Daniel Keim, Claus-Peter Klas, Thomas Lidy, Diego Milano, Moira Norrie, Paola Ranaldi, Andreas Rauber, Hans-Jörg Schek, Tobias Schreck, Heiko Schuldt, Beat Signer, and Michael Springmann. DelosDLMS - the integrated DELOS digital library management system. In DELOS Conference on Digital Libraries 2007, pages 71-80, 2007. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LRPI07b]
Thomas Lidy, Andreas Rauber, Antonio Pertusa, and José Manuel Iñesta. MIREX 2007: Combining audio and symbolic descriptors for music classification from audio. In MIREX 2007, 2007. [ bib | .pdf ]
[DBG+07]
Michael Dittenbach, Helmut Berger, Ronald Genswaider, Andreas Pesenhofer, Andreas Rauber, Thomas Lidy, and Wolfdieter Merkl. Shaping 3D multimedia environments: The media square. In Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval, 2007. [ bib | .pdf ]

2006

[Lid06]
Thomas Lidy. Evaluation of new audio features and their utilization in novel music retrieval applications. Master's thesis, Vienna University of Technology, December 2006. [ bib ]
[BR06]
Doris Baum and Andreas Rauber. Emotional descriptors for map-based access to music libraries, November 27-30 2006. [ bib ]
[MLR06b]
Rudolf Mayer, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. The Map of Mozart. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR'06), pages 351-352, October 8-12 2006. [ bib | .pdf ]
[MGB+06]
Massimo Magrini, Tommaso Giunti, Graziano Bertini, Andreas Rauber, and Thomas Lidy. Un metodo basato su dsp per l'enhancement dei transienti nella musica registrata (a dsp-based method for transient restoration of recorded music). In DSP Application Day 2006, Milano, Italy, September 18 2006. [ bib ]
[MLR06a]
Rudolf Mayer, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Map of Mozart. Journal of the Austrian Computer Society (OCG), 31(2):12-13, June 2006. [ bib | .pdf ]
[BKLR06]
Emmanouil Benetos, Constantine Kotropoulos, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Testing supervised classifiers based on non-negative matrix factorization to musical instrument classification. In Proceeedings of the 14th European Signal Processing Conference, 2006. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LR06a]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. MIREX 2006: Computing statistical spectrum descriptors for audio music similarity and retrieval. In MIREX 2006, 2006. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LR06b]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. Visually profiling radio stations. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval, pages 186-191, 2006. [ bib | .pdf ]

2005

[NDR05]
Robert Neumayer, Michael Dittenbach, and Andreas Rauber. PlaySOM and PocketSOMPlayer: Alternative interfaces to large music collections. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR'05), pages 618-623, London, UK, September 11-15 2005. Queen Mary, University of London. [ bib | .pdf | .pdf ]
[LPR05b]
Thomas Lidy, Georg Pölzlbauer, and Andreas Rauber. Sound re-synthesis from rhythm pattern features - audible insight into a music feature extraction process. In Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC), pages 93-96, Barcelona, Spain, September 5-9 2005. [ bib ]
[NLR05]
Robert Neumayer, Thomas Lidy, and Andreas Rauber. Content-based organization of digital audio collections. In Proceedings of the 5th Open Workshop of MUSICNETWORK, Vienna, Austria, July 4-5 2005. [ bib | .pdf ]
[DNR05]
Michael Dittenbach, Robert Neumayer, and Andreas Rauber. PlaySOM: An alternative approach to track selection and playlist generation in large music collections. In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS on Audio-Visual Content and Information Visualization in Digital Libraries (AVIVDiLib 2005), pages 226-235, Cortona, Italy, May 4-6 2005. [ bib | .pdf ]
[Rau05]
Andreas Rauber. Multimedia information retrieval, special issue. Journal of the Austrian Society for Artificial Intelligence (ÖGAI), (Ed.), 24(1):44, March 2005. [ bib ]
[LR05b]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. MIREX 2005: Combined fluctuation features for music genre classification. In MIREX 2005, 2005. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LR05a]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. Evaluation of feature extractors and psycho-acoustic transformations for music genre classification. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Music Information Retrieval, pages 34-41, 2005. [ bib | .pdf ]
[LPR05a]
Thomas Lidy, Georg Pölzlbauer, and Andreas Rauber. Sound re-synthesis from rhythm pattern features - audible insight into a music feature extraction process. In Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference, pages 93-96, 2005. [ bib ]
[DMR05]
Michael Dittenbach, Dieter Merkl, and Andreas Rauber. Serendipity in text and audio information spaces: Organizing and exploring high-dimensional data with the growing hierarchical self-organizing map. In Saman Halgamuge and Lipo Wang, editors, Classification and Clustering for Knowledge Discovery, volume 4 of Studies in Computational Intelligence, pages 43-60. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2005. [ bib | DOI ]
[RLN05]
Andreas Rauber, Thomas Lidy, and Robert Neumayer. Maps of music. Ercim News, 62:18, 2005. [ bib | .html | .pdf ]

2004

[LR04]
Stefan Leitich and Andreas Rauber. Information retrieval in digital libraries of music. In Proceedings of the 6th Russian Conference on Digital Libraries (RCDL 2004), pages 207-215, September 29 - October 1 2004. [ bib ]
[Neu04]
Robert Neumayer. Musical genre classification using a multi layer perceptron. In Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Data Analysis (WDA'04), pages 51-66. Elfa Academic Press, June 24-27 2004. [ bib | .pdf ]
[Rau04]
Andreas Rauber. Creation and exploration of musical information spaces. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL2004), volume 2, pages 741-748. TERI, February 24-27 2004. [ bib ]

2003

[Lid03]
Thomas Lidy. Marsyas and rhythm patterns: Evaluation of two music genre classification systems. In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Data Analysis (WDA2003), Ruzomberok, Slovak Republic, June 13-15 2003. [ bib ]
[RPM03]
Andreas Rauber, Elias Pampalk, and Dieter Merkl. The SOM-enhanced JukeBox: Organization and visualization of music collections based on perceptual models. Journal of New Music Research, 32(2):193-210, June 2003. [ bib | www: ]
[LR03]
Thomas Lidy and Andreas Rauber. Genre-oriented organization of music collections using the SOMeJB system: An analysis of rhythm patterns and other features. In Proceedings of the DELOS Workshop on Multimedia Contents in Digital Libraries. ERCIM, 2003. [ bib ]

2002

[PRM02a]
Elias Pampalk, Andreas Rauber, and Dieter Merkl. Content-based organization and visualization of music archives. In Proceedings of ACM Multimedia 2002, pages 570-579, Juan-les-Pins, France, December 1-6 2002. ACM. [ bib ]
[RPM02b]
Andreas Rauber, Elias Pampalk, and Dieter Merkl. Using psycho-acoustic models and self-organizing maps to create a hierarchical structuring of music by musical styles. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Music Information Retrieval, pages 71-80, Paris, France, October 13-17 2002. [ bib ]
[PRM02b]
Elias Pampalk, Andreas Rauber, and Dieter Merkl. Using smoothed data histograms for cluster visualization in self-organizing maps. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Neural Networks (ICANN 2002), pages 871-876, Madrid, Spain, August 27-30 2002. Springer. [ bib ]
[RPM02a]
Andreas Rauber, Elias Pampalk, and Dieter Merkl. Content-based music indexing and organization. In Proceedings of the 25th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR02), pages 409-410, Tampere, Finland, August 11-15 2002. ACM. [ bib ]

2001

[RF01]
Andreas Rauber and Markus Frühwirth. Automatically analyzing and organizing music archives. In Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL 2001), Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Darmstadt, Germany, Sept. 4-8 2001. Springer. http://www.ifs.tuwien.ac.at/ifs/research/publications.html. [ bib ]

Master Theses

 
  • Bernhard Pflugfelder: Discriminant Analysis of Three Rhythmic Descriptors in Musical Genre Classification. Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, March 2008 [pdf, poster]
  • Andreas Senfter: Tool Support for Acoustic Evaluation of Music Similarity. Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, March 2008 [pdf, poster]
  • Robert Neumayer: ATLANTIS or towards a multi-modal approach to music information retrieval and its visualisation. Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, October 2007 [pdf, poster]
  • Andrei Grecu: Musical Instrument Separation. Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, October 2007. [pdf]
  • Ewald Peiszer: Automatic Audio Segmentation: Segment Boundary and Structure Detection in Popular Music. Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, August 2007. [pdf]
  • Peter Hlavac: Innovative User Interfaces for accessing Music on Mobile Devices, Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, March 2007. [pdf]
  • Veronika Zenz: Automatic Chord Detection in Polyphonic Audio Data, Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, February 2007. [pdf]
  • Thomas Lidy: Evaluation of New Audio Features and Their Utilization in Novel Music Retrieval Applications, Master's Thesis, Vienna University of Technology, December 2006. [pdf, poster]
  • E. Pampalk: Islands of Music: Analysis, Organization, and Visualization of Music Archives , Master's thesis, Vienna University of Technology, December 2001. PDF, BibTex