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FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. Matthias Zeppelzauer

  • Senior Researcher
    Media Computing Research Group
    Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies
  • Department of Media and Digital Technologies
Location: Heinrich Schneidmadl-Straße 15
P: +43/2742/313 228 652

Study programmes

  • Smart Engineering (BA)

Departments

  • Media and Digital Technologies

Short profile

  • Since 2013 Senior Researcher at the Media Computing Group, Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies, St. Poelten University of Applied Sciences
  • 2011 – 2015 Postdoctoral researcher at the Interactive Media Systems Group, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • 2011 PhD degree in Computer Science from Vienna University of Technology, Austria, Thesis title: Syntactic and Semantic Concepts in Audio-Visual Media, with highest distinction.
  • 2005 – 2011 Predoctoral researcher at the Interactive Media Systems Group, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • 2006 Master of Science in Business Informatics from Vienna University of Technology, Austria, with highest distinction.
  • 2005 Master of Science in Computer Graphics & Digital Image Processing from Vienna University of Technology, Austria, with highest distinction.

Selected Publications

Zeppelzauer, M., Zielinski, B., Juda, M., & Seidl, M. (2018). A Study on Topological Descriptors for the Analysis of 3D Surface Texture. Journal on Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), 167, 74–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cviu.2017.10.012

Projects

Publications

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Kirchknopf, A., Slijepcevic, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Seidl, M. (2018). Detection of Road Passability from Social Media and Satellite Images. Presented at the MediaEval"18, Sophia Antipolis, France.
Zeppelzauer, M., Ringot, A., & Taurer, F. (2018). SoniControl - A Mobile Ultrasonic Firewall. In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia. Seoul, South Korea: ACM Press. https://doi.org/10.1145/3240508.3241393
Zeppelzauer, M., Ringot, A., & Taurer, F. (2018, July). SoniControl - A Mobile Ultrasonic Firewall. Demo Talk presented at the ACM Multimedia 2018, Seoul, South Korea.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, June). IntelliGait - Automatic gait pattern analysis for robust classification of functional deficits. Invited Talk presented at the Build Well Being, St. Pölten, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, June). SoniControl – Die erste Ultraschall-Firewall für Handys. Keynote presented at the Digital Livestyle Preview, Munich, Germany.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, June). Persistence Codebooks for Topological Data Analysis. Conference Talk presented at the Algebraic Topology: Methods, Computation and Science (ATMCS8), IST Austria, Klosterneuburg, Austria.
Bernard, J., Zeppelzauer, M., Lehmann, M., Müller, M., & Sedlmair, M. (2018). Towards User-Centered Active Learning Algorithms. In Computer Graphics Forum (Vol. 37, pp. 121–132). Brno, Czech Republic. https://doi.org/10.1111/cgf.13406
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, April). Content-Based Analysis of Stylistic Features in Archive Documentaries. Invited Talk presented at the Workshop on Computer-based Approaches for the Analysis of Film Style, Potsdam, Germany.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, December). Visual Pattern Discovery by Deep Learning for the Extraction of Building Characteristics. Invited Talk presented at the Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.
Bernard, J., Zeppelzauer, M., Sedlmair, M., & Aigner, W. (2018). VIAL – A Unified Process for Visual-Interactive Labeling. The Visual Computer, 16. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00371-018-1500-3
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, January). Automatic Approaches for the Analysis, Retrieval, and Annotation of Film and Video. Invited Talk presented at the DHd-Tagung 2018: Panel Computergestützte Film- und Videoanalyse, Köln, Deutschland.
Zielinski, B., Juda, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Persistence Codebooks for Topological Data Analysis. ArXiv:1802.04852 [Cs, Math, Stat].
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, July). On the principles of feature extraction for visual analysis in media history: a brief introduction. Invited Talk presented at the SEMIA Workshop 1, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018, January). Ultrasonic Communication Risks and Chances of a Novel Technology. Invited Talk presented at the Netzpolitischer Abend, Wien, Austria.
Wagner, M., Slijepcevic, D., Horsak, B., Rind, A., Zeppelzauer, M., & Aigner, W. (2018). KAVAGait: Knowledge-Assisted Visual Analytics for Clinical Gait Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), 25(3), 1528–1542. https://doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2017.2785271
Koch, D., Despotovic, M., Sakeena, M., Döller, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Visual Estimation of Building Condition with Patch-level ConvNets. In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM Workshop on Multimedia for Real Estate Tech - RETech"18 (pp. 12–17). Yokohama, Japan: ACM Press. https://doi.org/10.1145/3210499.3210526
Despotovic, M., Koch, D., Leiber, S., Döller, M., Sakeena, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Prediction and Analysis of Heating Energy Demand and Year of Construction for Detached Houses by Computer Vision. Submitted to ENERGY.
Koch, D., Despotovic, M., Sakeena, M., Döller, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Visual Estimation of Building Condition with Patch-level ConvNets. Yokohama, Japan.
Koch, D., Despotovic, M., Sascha, L., Sakeena, M., Döller, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Real Estate Image Analysis - A Literature Review. Submitted to Real Estate Economics Journal.
Slijepcevic, D., Zeppelzauer, M., Schwab, C., Raberger, A.-M., Dumphart, B., Baca, A., … Horsak, B. (2018). Towards an optimal combination of input signals and derived representations for gait classification based on ground reaction force measurements. In Gait & Posture (Vol. 65, p. 249). Prag. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.155
Schwab, C., Slijepcevic, D., Zeppelzauer, M., Raberger, A.-M., Dumphart, B., Baca, A., … Horsak, B. (2018). IntelliGait: Automatische Gangmusteranalyse für die robuste Erkennung von Gangstörungen. In Tagungsband des 2ten GAMMA Kongress (Gesellschaft für die Analyse Menschlicher Motorik in ihrer klinischen Anwendung). Hamburg, Deutschland.
Zeppelzauer, M., Despotovic, M., Sakeena, M., Koch, D., & Döller, M. (2018). Automatic Prediction of Building Age from Photographs. In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval - ICMR "18 (pp. 126–134). Yokohama, Japan: ACM Press. https://doi.org/10.1145/3206025.3206060
Zeppelzauer, M. (2018). Automatic Prediction of Building Age from Photographs. Yokohama, Japan.
Zeppelzauer, M., Zielinski, B., Juda, M., & Seidl, M. (2018). A Study on Topological Descriptors for the Analysis of 3D Surface Texture. Journal on Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU), 167, 74–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cviu.2017.10.012
Seidl, M., Moser, T., Blumenstein, K., Zeppelzauer, M., & Iber, M. (Eds.). (2018). FMT 2018 - Proceedings of the 11th Forum Media Technology and 4th All Around Audio Symposium. CEUR-WS.org.
Bernard, Jürgen, Hutter, Marco, Lehmann, Markus, Müller, Martin, Zeppelzauer, Matthias, & Sedlmair, Michael. (2018). Learning from the Best–Visual Analysis of a Quasi-Optimal Data Labeling Strategy. In Proceedings of Eurovis 2018.
Ritter, C., Altenhofen, C., Zeppelzauer, M., Kuijper, A., Schreck, T., & Bernard, J. (2018). Personalized Visual-Interactive Music Classification. In EuroVis Workshop on Visual Analytics (EuroVA). The Eurographics Association. https://doi.org/10.2312/eurova.20181109
Musik, Christoph, & Zeppelzauer, Matthias. (2018). Understanding Image Processing Algorithms: The Sociotechnical Construction of the Ground Truth. Submitted to VIEW Journal of European Television History and Culture.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2017, July). Automated Analysis, Retrieval and Annotation of Video and Film. Invited Talk presented at the Symposium Film Rechnen, University Regensburg, Germany.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2017, June). Acoustic Ultrasound Tracking. Invited Talk presented at the Fachkonferenz The Mobile Enterprise, Novomatic Forum, Vienna, Austria.
Poier, G., Seidl, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Reinbacher, C., Schaich, M., Bellandi, G., … Bischof, H. (2017). The 3D-Pitoti Dataset: A Dataset for high-resolution 3D Surface Segmentation. Florence.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2017, May). Retrieval Methods for Multimodal Media Data. Habilitation Proposition presented at the Propositions of Habilitation Candidates of the Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2017, 29). Ultrasonic Communication Risks and Chances of a Novel Technology. Invited Talk presented at the All Around Audio Symposium, St. Pölten, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M., & Alexis Ringot. (2017, 17). Project SoniTalk. Invited Talk presented at the Netidee best of, Vienna, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2017, September). Project SoniControl. Exhibition presented at the ARS Electronica Festival, Linz, Austria.
Bernard, J., Ritter, C., Sessler, D., Zeppelzauer, M., Kohlhammer, J., & Fellner, D. (2017). Visual-Interactive Similarity Search for Complex Objects by Example of Soccer Player Analysis. In In Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Information Visualization, Theory and Applications.
Bernard, Jürgen, Zeppelzauer, Matthias, Sedlmair, Michael, & Aigner, Wolfgang. (2017). A Unified Process for Visual-Interactive Labeling. In In Proceedings of the 8th International EuroVis Workshop on Visual Analytics. Barcelona, Spain.
Bernard, Jürgen, Zeppelzauer, Matthias, Sedlmair, Michael, & Aigner, Wolfgang. (2017). Comparing Visual-Interactive Labeling with Active Learning: An Experimental Study. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG).
Muhr, V., Despotovic, M., Koch, D., Döller, Mario, & Zeppelzauer, M. (2017). Towards Automated Real Estate Assessment from Satellite Images with CNNs. In In Proceedings of the 10th Forum Media Technology (FMT) (Vol. 2009, pp. 14–23). St. Pölten, Austria: CEUR Workshop Proceedings.
Despotovic, M., Sakeena, M., Koch, D., Döller, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2017). Predicting Heating Energy Demand by Computer Vision. Computer Science - Research and Development, 33, 231–232. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00450-017-0363-6
Aigner, W., Moser, T., Blumenstein, K., Zeppelzauer, M., Iber, M., & Schmiedl, G. (Eds.). (2017). FMT 2017 - Proceedings of the 10th Forum Media Technology and 3rd All Around Audio Symposium. CEUR-WS.org.
Slijepcevic, D., Horsak, B., Schwab, C., Raberger, A.-M., Schüller, M., Baca, A., … Zeppelzauer, M. (2017). Ground reaction force measurements for gait classification tasks: Effects of different PCA-based representations. In Gait & Posture (Vol. 57, pp. 4–5). Trondheim, Norway. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017
Aigner, W., Schmiedl, G., Blumenstein, K., Zeppelzauer, M., & Iber, M. (Eds.). (2016). FMT 2016 - Proceedings of the 9th Forum Media Technology and 2nd All Around Audio Symposium. CEUR-WS.org.
Poier, G., Seidl, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Reinbacher, C., Schaich, M., Bellandi, G., … Bischof, H. (2016). PetroSurf3D - A high-resolution 3D Dataset of Rock Art for Surface Segmentation. arxiv.org.
Zeppelzauer, M., Poier, G., Seidl, M., Reinbacher, C., Schulter, Samuel, C., Breiteneder, C., & Bischof, Horst. (2016). Interactive 3D Segmentation of Rock-Art by Enhanced Depth Maps and Gradient Preserving Regularization. ACM Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage, 9(4).
Zeppelzauer, M. (2016, May). Carneval in Rio or St. Patricks Day? Detecting Events in Social Media. Invited Talk presented at the Vienna Data Science Meeting, Vienna, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M., & Schopfhauser, D. (2016). Multimodal classification of events in social media. Image and Vision Computing. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.imavis.2015.12.004
Wieser, E., Seidl, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2016). A Study on Skeletonization of Complex Petroglyph Shapes. Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer), 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11042-016-3395-1
Zeppelzauer, M., Zielinski, B., Juda, M., & Seidl, M. (2016). A Study on Topological Descriptors for the Analysis of 3D Surface Texture. Journal on Computer and System Sciences, 60.
Zeppelzauer, M., Zielinski, B., Juda, M., & Seidl, M. (2016). Topological descriptors for 3D surface analysis. In In Proceedings of 6th International Workshop on Computational Topology in Image Context (Vol. 9667, pp. 77–87). Marseilles, France: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-39441-1 8
Zeppelzauer, M. (2015). Acoustic Wildlife Monitoring. Presented at the All Around Audio: Products - Applications – Environments, St. Pölten, Austria.
Zeppelzauer, M., Poier, G., Seidl, M., Reinbacher, C., Breiteneder, C., & Bischof, H. (2015). Interactive Segmentation of Rock-Art in High-Resolution 3D Reconstructions. In Conference Proceedings of Digital Heritage 2015 Full Papers. Granada, Spain.
Zeppelzauer, M., & Stöger, A. (2015). Establishing the fundamentals for an elephant early warning and monitoring system. BMC Research Notes, 8:409, 15. https://doi.org/doi:10.1186/s13104-015-1370-y
Lidon, A., Bolanos, M., Seidl, M., Giro-i-Nieto, X., Radeva, P., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2015). UPC-UB-STP @ MediaEval 2015 Diversity Task: Iterative Reranking of Relevant Images. In MediaEval Workshop (p. 2). Wurzen, Germany: CEUR Workshop Proceedings.
Blumenstein, K., Wagner, M., Aigner, W., von Suess, R., Prochaska, H., Püringer, J., … Sedlmair, M. (2015). Interactive Data Visualization for Second Screen Applications: State of the Art and Technical Challenges. In H.-J. Schulz, B. Urban, & U. Freiherr von Lukas (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Summer School on Visual Computing (pp. 35–48). Rostock, Germany: Frauenhoferverlag.
Zaharieva, M., Del Fabro, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2015). Cross-Platform Social Event Detection. IEEE Multimedia, 22(3), 14. https://doi.org/10.1109/MMUL.2015.31
Zeppelzauer, M., Wieser, E., & Seidl, M. (2015). A Novel Annotation Tool for Complex Petroglyph Shapes. Presented at the The Future of Datasets in Vision Workshop (in conjunction with CVPR 2015), Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
Salvador, A., Zeppelzauer, M., Manchón-Vizuente, D., Calafell, A., & Giró-i-Nieto, X. (2015). Cultural Event Recognition with Visual ConvNets and Temporal Models. In Proceedings of the CVPR Workshop ChaLearn Looking at People 2015. Boston, Massachusetts, United States: IEEE.
Zaharieva, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Del Fabro, M., & Schopfhauser, D. (2015). Social Event Mining in Large Photo Collections. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval. Shanghai, China: ACM Press.
Zeppelzauer, M., & Seidl, M. (2015). Efficient Image-Space Extraction and Representation of 3D Surface Topography. In Conference Proceedings of ICIP - IEEE International Conference on Image Processing 2015 (pp. 2845–2849). Quebec, Canada: IEEE.
Zeppelzauer, M., Wieser, E., & Seidl, M. (2015). A Novel Annotation Tool for Complex Petroglyph Shapes. In The Future of Datasets in Vision Workshop (in conjunction with CVPR 2015). Boston, MA, USA.
Seidl, M., Wieser, E., Zeppelzauer, M., Pinz, A., & Breiteneder, C. (2015). Graph-Based Shape Similarity of Petroglyphs. In L. Agapito, M. M. Bronstein, & C. Rother (Eds.), Computer Vision - ECCV 2014 Workshops (Vol. 8925, pp. 133–148). Springer International Publishing.
Zaharieva, M., Schopfhauser, D., Del Fabro, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2014). Clustering and Retrieval of Social Events in Flickr. In CEUR Workshop Proceedings (Vol. 1043, p. 2). Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain, October 16-17, 2014.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2014, April). Multimedia Processing – From Ancient Rock Art to Social Web Media. Presented at the ERASMUS Antrittsbesuch, Jagiellonian University Krakau.
Zeppelzauer, M., Zaharieva, M., & Del Fabro, M. (2014). Unsupervised Clustering of Social Events (Vol. 1043).
Sageder, G., Zaharieva, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2014). Unsupervised Selection of Robust Audio Feature Subsets. In In Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Mining (SIAM). Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Zeppelzauer, M., Hensman, S., & Stöger, A. (2014). Towards an automated acoustic detection system for free-ranging elephants. Bioacoustics, 24, 13–19. https://doi.org/DOI: 10.1080/09524622.2014.906321
Stöger, A., Zeppelzauer, M., & Baotic, A. (2014). Age group estimation in free-ranging African elephants based on acoustic cues of low-frequency rumbles. Bioacoustics, 23.
Zeppelzauer, M. (2013). Automated detection of elephants in wildlife video. EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, 2013(1), 46. https://doi.org/10.1186/1687-5281-2013-46
Zeppelzauer, M., Stöger, A., & Breiteneder, C. (2013). Acoustic Detection of Elephant Presence in Noisy Environments. In Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Workshop on Multimedia Analysis for Ecological Data (in conjunction with ACM Multimedia Conference 2013) (pp. 3–8). Barcelona, Spain. https://doi.org/10.1145/2509896.2509900
Zaharieva, M., Zeppelzauer, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2013). Automated social event detection in large photo collections. In Proceedings of the International ACM Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (pp. 167–174). Dallas, Texas: ACM New York, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.1145/2461466.2461495
Stöger, A., Heimann, G., Zeppelzauer, M., Ganswindt, A., Hensman, S., & Charlton, B. (2012). Visualizing Sound Emission of Elephant Vocalizations: Evidence for Two Rumble Production Types. Plos One, 7(11:e48907).
Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2012). Archive Film Material – A novel Challenge for Automated Film Analysis. Frames Cinema Journal, (1).
Zeppelzauer, M., Zaharieva, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2012). A Generic Approach for Social Event Detection in Large Photo Collections. In In CEUR Workshop Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Multimedia Benchmark Workshop.
Seidl, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2011). Gradual transition detection in historic film material —a systematic study. J. Comput. Cult. Herit., 4(3), 10:1–10:18. https://doi.org/http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2069276.2069279
Zeppelzauer, M., Zaharieva, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2011). Retrieval of motion composition in film. Digital Creativity, 22(4), 219–234. https://doi.org/10.1080/14626268.2011.622282
Zeppelzauer, M., & Mitrović, D. (2011). Syntactic and Semantic Concepts in Audio-Visual Media (PhD Thesis). Vienna University of Technology.
Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2011). Cross-Modal Analysis of Audio-Visual Film Montage. In Proceedings of 20th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks. Maui, Hawaii, USA.
Mitrović, D., Hartlieb, S., Zeppelzauer, M., & Zaharieva, M. (2010). Scene Segmentation in Artistic Archive Documentaries. In HCI in Work and Learning, Life and Leisure, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Vol. 6389, pp. 400–410). Springer Berlin/Heidelberg.
Zaharieva, M., Mitrović, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2010). Film Analysis of Archive Documentaries. IEEE Multimedia, 18(2), 38–47.
Mitrović, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2010). Features for Content-Based Audio Retrieval. In Advances in Computers (Vol. 78, pp. 71–150). Burlington: Academic Press.
Zaharieva, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Breiteneder, C., & Mitrović, D. (2010). Camera Take Reconstruction. In Proceedings of Multimedia Modeling Conference (pp. 379–388). Chongqing, China.
Zaharieva, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2010). Archive film comparison. International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 1(3), 41–56.
Zeppelzauer, M., Zaharieva, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2010). A Novel Trajectory Clustering Approach for Motion Segmentation. In Proceedings of Multimedia Modeling Conference (pp. 433–443). Chongqing, China.
Seidl, M., Zeppelzauer, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2010). A study of gradual transition detection in historic film material. In Proceedings of the second workshop on eHeritage and digital art preservation - eHeritage "10 (p. 13). Firenze, Italy. https://doi.org/10.1145/1877922.1877929
Mitrović, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Eidenberger, H. (2009). On Feature Selection in Environmental Sound Recognition. In Proceedings of the 51st International Symposium ELMAR-2009 (pp. 201–204). Zadar, Croatia.
Zaharieva, M., Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2009). Finding the Missing Piece: Content-Based Video Comparison. In Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2009) (pp. 330–335). San Diego, USA.
Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2009). Automatic Analysis - First Results in Shot Boundary Detection. Maske Und Kothurn, 55(3), 45–59.
Zeppelzauer, M., Mitrović, D., & Breiteneder, C. (2008). Analysis of Historical Artistic Documentaries. In Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (pp. 201–206). Klagenfurt, Austria.
Kropf, V., Zeppelzauer, M., Hahn, S., & Mitrović, D. (2007). First Steps Towards Digital Formalism: The Vienna Vertov Collection. In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Digital Tools in Film Studies (pp. 117–131). Siegen, Germany.
Mitrović, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Eidenberger, H. (2007). Analysis of the Data Quality of Audio Descriptions of Environmental Sounds. Journal of Digital Information Management, 5, 48–55.
Mitrović, D., Zeppelzauer, M., & Breiteneder, C. (2006). Discrimination and Retrieval of Animal Sounds. In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Multimedia Modeling (pp. 339–343). Beijing, China.