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Tracking pedestrians using visible and infrared systems.

Armitage, Alistair, Binnie, David, Chamberlain, Timothy, Nilsson, Mattias and Rutter, Malcolm (2005) Tracking pedestrians using visible and infrared systems. In: Universities Transport Study Group conference. Universities Transport Study Group, Bristol, pp. 1-9.

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    Abstract/Description

    In this paper, we will describe a number of research projects at Napier University on pedestrian tracking. This work started with systems based on ordinary cameras working at visible wavelengths. This work has expanded to include infrared imaging systems (of varying resolutions). Recently, combinations of visible and infrared systems have been used, and we have been collaborating with Irisys (Infrared Integrated Systems Ltd.) to develop tracking systems that can accurately measure the trajectories of pedestrians in real time.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: pedestrian detection; tracking; thermal imagers; gait; signature analysis; higher-resolution infra-red detectors; image processing algorithms;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 006 Special Computer Methods > 006.3 Artificial intelligence
    Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
    Item ID: 3392
    Depositing User: Computing Research
    Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2010 14:49
    Last Modified: 18 Dec 2013 15:55
    URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3392

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