Evaluating Field Crisping Methods for Representing Spatial Prepositions

Mark Hall, Christopher B Jones

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There is a need for GIR systems to interpret the vague aspects of spatial language. Here we describe an initial approach towards evaluating crisp realisations of a fi�eld-based model of the use of the spatial preposition "near", based on evidence of usage of the term in image captions.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Event5th Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval - Napa Valley, United States
Duration: 29 Oct 200830 Oct 2008


Workshop5th Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityNapa Valley


  • active contour
  • evaluation
  • field

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