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Advances in Multimedia
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 486465, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/486465
Research Article

Sketch-Based Spatial Queries for the Retrieval of Human Locomotion Patterns in Smart Environments

Department of Information and Communication Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan

Received 15 March 2009; Accepted 7 July 2009

Academic Editor: Qi Tian

Copyright © 2009 Gamhewage C. de Silva et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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