Intelligent Video Surveillance Systems: An Algorithmic Approach, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Intelligent Video Surveillance Systems

An Algorithmic Approach, 1st Edition

By Maheshkumar H Kolekar

Chapman and Hall/CRC

180 pages | 94 B/W Illus.

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This book will provide an overview of techniques for visual monitoring including video surveillance and human activity understanding. It will present the basic techniques of processing video from static cameras, starting with object detection and tracking. The author will introduce further video analytic modules including face detection, trajectory analysis and object classification. Examining system design and specific problems in visual surveillance, such as the use of multiple cameras and moving cameras, the author will elaborate on privacy issues focusing on approaches where automatic processing can help protect privacy.

Table of Contents

Basics of Image Processing. Basics of Video Processing and Motion Analysis. Background Modeling. Object Classification and Detection. Human Activity Recognition. Object Tracking. Camera Networks for Surveillance. Surveillance Systems and Applications. Emerging Techniques in Visual Surveillance System.

About the Author

Dr Maheshkumar H Kolekar is working as Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Patna He also served as Coordinator of Electrical Engineering.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Machine Theory
MATHEMATICS / Graphic Methods