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A Consistent Metric for Performance Evaluation of Multi-Object Filters

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3 Author(s)
Dominic Schuhmacher ; Sch. of Math. & Stat., Univ. of Western Australia, Crawley, WA ; Ba-Tuong Vo ; Ba-Ngu Vo

The concept of a miss-distance, or error, between a reference quantity and its estimated/controlled value, plays a fundamental role in any filtering/control problem. Yet there is no satisfactory notion of a miss-distance in the well-established field of multi-object filtering. In this paper, we outline the inconsistencies of existing metrics in the context of multi-object miss-distances for performance evaluation. We then propose a new mathematically and intuitively consistent metric that addresses the drawbacks of current multi-object performance evaluation metrics.

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IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing  (Volume:56 ,  Issue: 8 )