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Conference Proceeding

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Abstract or Description

Fast indexing in time sequence databases for similarity searching has attracted a lot of research recently. Most of the proposals, however, typically centered around the Euclidean distance and its derivatives. We examine the problem of multimodal similarity search in which users can choose the best one from multiple similarity models for their needs.



Published In

Proceedings of 26th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases.