This unique text/reference provides a coherent and comprehensive overview of all aspects of video analysis of humans. Broad in coverage and accessible in style, the text presents original perspectives collected from preeminent researchers gathered from across the world. In addition to presenting state-of-the-art research, the book reviews the historical origins of the different existing methods, and predicts future trends and challenges. Features: with a Foreword by Professor Larry Davis; contains contributions from an international selection of leading authorities in the field; includes an extensive glossary; discusses the problems associated with detecting and tracking people through camera networks; examines topics related to determining the time-varying 3D pose of a person from video; investigates the representation and recognition of human and vehicular actions; reviews the most important applications of activity recognition, from biometrics and surveillance, to sports and driver assistance.... estimated body parts, 257, 266 Perplexity, 267 Person re-identification, 464 PETS, 114, 124 2001, 110, 114 2006, 110, 114 2007, 110, ... learning, 363, 364, 373 Sequential Monte Carlo, 95, 173, 182 Shape context, 73, 230, 268 Shape model, 385, 582, 584 SIFT, see ... time warping, 545 facial expression, 548 finger spelling, 547 grammars, 555 hand-shape, 545 linguistics, 540, 555 manual features, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Visual Analysis of Humans|
|Author||:||Thomas B. Moeslund, Adrian Hilton, Volker Krüger, Leonid Sigal|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-10-08|