Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A method of counting the passing people by using the stereo images

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Terada, K. ; Fac. of Eng., Tokushima Univ., Japan ; Yoshida, D. ; Oe, S. ; Yamaguchi, J.

The attempts to count the passing people by the image processing have been made some time ago. But the conventional methods could not count the passing people accurately unless there were very few of the passing people through the gate at one time. In this paper, we propose that passing people be accurately counted using images obtained by a stereo camera. In proposed method, the stereo camera is hung from the ceiling of the gate and the optical axis of the camera is set up so that the passing people could be observed from just overhead. In this system arrangement, if there are crowd people in the gate, then the data of the passing people are not overlapped each other on the obtained images. In addition, by using the stereo camera, the human region and road region on the obtained images are able to be segmented accurately, In this paper, we show some experimental results obtained by using a simple experimental system to verify effectiveness of the proposed method.

Published in:

Image Processing, 1999. ICIP 99. Proceedings. 1999 International Conference on  (Volume:2 )

Date of Conference:

24-28 Oct. 1999

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.