Similarity Search - The Metric Space Approach

Pavel Zezula
Giuseppe Amato
Vlastislav Dohnal
Michal Batko

Springer Series: Advances in Database Systems, Vol. 32, 2006, XVIII, 220 p. Hardcover

ISBN: 0-387-29146-6

Teaching Material - Free Course Slides

Part I: Metric searching in a Nutshell

    Chapter 1: Foundation of metric spaces

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    Chapter 2: Survey of existing approaches

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Part II: Metric Searching in Large Collections of Data

    Chapter 3: Centralized index structures

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    Chapter 4: Approximate similarity search

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    Chapter 5: Parallel and distributed indexes

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