Multi-modal Correlated Centroid Space for Multi-lingual Cross-Modal Retrieval

  • Aditya Mogadala
  • Achim Rettinger
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9022)

Abstract

We present a novel cross-modal retrieval approach where the textual modality is present in different languages. We retrieve semantically similar documents across modalities in different languages using a correlated centroid space unsupervised retrieval (C2SUR) approach. C2SUR consists of two phases. In the first phase, we extract heterogeneous features from a multi-modal document and project it to a correlated space using kernel canonical correlation analysis (KCCA). In the second phase, correlated space centroids are obtained using clustering to retrieve cross-modal documents with different similarity measures. Experimental results show that C2SUR outperforms the existing state-of-the-art English cross-modal retrieval approaches and achieve similar results for other languages.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aditya Mogadala
    • 1
  • Achim Rettinger
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute AIFBKarlsruhe Institute of TechnologyGermany

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