• Christos Faloutsos
Part of the Advances in Database Systems book series (ADBS, volume 3)


In the previous chapters we saw the ‘GEMINI’ approach, which suggests that we rely on domain experts to derive k feature-extraction functions, thus mapping each object into a point in k-dimensional space. Then the problem is reduced to storing, retrieving and displaying k-dimensional points, for which there is a plethora of algorithms available.


Distance Function Target Space Range Query Cosine Similarity Distance Information 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Christos Faloutsos
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  1. 1.University of MarylandCollege ParkUSA

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