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Advances in Intelligent Vision Systems: Methods and Applications - Part I

  1. Content type: Research Article

    This paper discusses the use of the computer vision in the interpretation of human gestures. Hand gestures would be an intuitive and ideal way of exchanging information with other people in a virtual space, gu...

    Authors: Bogdan Ionescu, Didier Coquin, Patrick Lambert and Vasile Buzuloiu

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:236190

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    This paper presents an efficient video filtering scheme and its implementation in a field-programmable logic device (FPLD). Since the proposed nonlinear, spatiotemporal filtering scheme is based on order stati...

    Authors: Viktor Fischer, Rastislav Lukac and Karl Martin

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:568069

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    A new algorithm for segmenting a multimodal grey-scale image is proposed. The image is described as a sample of a joint Gibbs random field of region labels and grey levels. To initialize the model, a mixed mul...

    Authors: Ayman El-Baz, Aly A. Farag and Georgy Gimel'farb

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:829185

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    We propose a complete scheme for face detection and recognition. We have used a Bayesian classifier for face detection and a nearest neighbor approach for face classification. To improve the performance of the...

    Authors: David Masip, Marco Bressan and Jordi Vitrià

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:531492

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    Smart cameras are among the emerging new fields of electronics. The points of interest are in the application areas, software and IC development. In order to reduce cost, it is worthwhile to invest in a single...

    Authors: Richard P. Kleihorst, Anteneh A. Abbo, Vishal Choudhary and Harry Broers

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:706124

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    The majority of traditional research into automated fingerprint identification has focused on algorithms using minutiae-based features. However, shortcomings of this approach are becoming apparent due to the d...

    Authors: Neil Yager and Adnan Amin

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:935080

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    This paper describes the integration of missing observation data with hidden Markov models to create a framework that is able to segment and classify individual actions from a stream of human motion using an i...

    Authors: Patrick Peursum, Hung H. Bui, Svetha Venkatesh and Geoff West

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:870416

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    An appropriate definition and efficient computation of similarity (or distance) measures between two stochastic models are of theoretical and practical interest. In this work, a similarity measure, that is, a ...

    Authors: Ling Chen and Hong Man

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:164742

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    This paper describes an automatic system for 3D face modeling using frontal and profile images taken by an ordinary digital camera. The system consists of four subsystems including frontal feature detection, p...

    Authors: In Kyu Park, Hui Zhang and Vladimir Vezhnevets

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:271406

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    The topological active volumes (TAVs) model is a general model for 3D image segmentation. It is based on deformable models and integrates features of region-based and boundary-based segmentation techniques. Be...

    Authors: N. Barreira and M. G. Penedo

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:737820

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    This paper describes a mobile device which tries to give the blind or visually impaired access to text information. Three key technologies are required for this system: text detection, optical character recogn...

    Authors: Céline Thillou, Silvio Ferreira and Bernard Gosselin

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:370317

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    Neural networks have shown good results for detection of a certain pattern in a given image. In our previous work, a fast algorithm for object/face detection was presented. Such algorithm was designed based on...

    Authors: Hazem M. El-Bakry and Qiangfu Zhao

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:404897

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    This article presents a new method for supervised image classification. Given a finite number of image sets, each set corresponding to a place of an environment, we propose a localization strategy, which relie...

    Authors: Emmanuel Zenou and Manuel Samuelides

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:628912

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    Change detection is one of the most important problems in video segmentation. In conventional methods, predetermined thresholds are utilized to test the variation between frames. Although certain reasonings ab...

    Authors: Qiang Liu, Robert J. Sclabassi, Ching-Chung Li and Mingui Sun

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:578245

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    Current pig house cleaning procedures are hazardous to the health of farm workers, and yet necessary if the spread of disease between batches of animals is to be satisfactorily controlled. Autonomous cleaning ...

    Authors: Ian Braithwaite, Mogens Blanke, Guo-Qiang Zhang and Jens Michael Carstensen

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:473479

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    Authors: Jacques Blanc-Talon and Wilfried Philips

    Citation: EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2005 2005:857417

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