Semantic Waveform Measurement Method of Kansei Transition for Time-series Media Contents

  • Takafumi Nakanishi Musashino University
  • Ryotaro Okada Musashino University
  • Rintaro Nakahodo Musashino University
Keywords: Kansei transition, Semantic waveform measurement, Time-series media contents, Media transition retrieval


In this paper, we present a semantic waveform measurement method of Kansei transition for time-series media contents. Kansei Transition is changes in user's sensitivity evoked by timeseries changes in media content. It is important to apply the time-series change of media content to Kansei information processing as Kansei transition. In our method, we represent Kansei transition by time-series change of media content as waveforms. In addition, we realize semantic waveform similarity measurement by comparison with Kansei transitions represented by waveforms applying a signal processing technique. The semantic similarity measurement enables to measure similarity between each waveform which is extracted from media contents on timeseries. In our method, it is possible to realize media content retrieval and recommendation systems corresponding to the time-series Kansei transition of media content. Our method consists of two modules: Kansei transition extraction module and semantic waveform similarity measurement module. The Kansei transition extraction module extracts time-series Kansei magnitude from the features of time-series media contents as Kansei transition. The semantic waveform similarity measurement module measures similarities between each waveform represented as Kansei transition. Our method enablesto calculate the similarity of media content based on timeseries changes in Kansei. We can apply our method to new media content retrieval depending on time-series change in media content Kansei.


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