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Image processing device and method, and computer readable medium
An image processing device and a method performed by a computer, the image processing device comprising: a processing unit configured to operate as an image...
Electronic device and object recognition method in electronic device
An electronic device for fast object recognition is provided. The electronic device includes a first storage unit configured to store digital image data, and a...
Coarse document classification in an imaging device
Systems and methods coarsely classify unknown documents in a group or not with reference document(s). Documents get scanned into digital images. Counts of...
Cooperative vision-range sensors shade removal and illumination field
A method of creating a shadow-reduced image from a captured image. An image of a scene exterior of a vehicle is captured by a vehicle-based image capture...
Feature extraction device, feature extraction method, and feature
Device (10) comprises: a comparison object pixel acquisition unit (433) which acquires pixel values of a plurality of comparison object pixels which, when each...
Content extracting device, content extracting method and program
An information processing apparatus that obtains intimacy degree information corresponding to identification information of a first person, specifies an...
Selection of representative images
Methods and systems for selecting a representative image of an entity are disclosed. According to one embodiment, a computer-implemented method for selecting a...
Image encoding apparatus, image decoding apparatus and methods thereof
There is provided an image processing apparatus including a quantization unit that quantizes an image subjected to logarithmic conversion such that a...
Payment card OCR with relaxed alignment
Extracting financial card information with relaxed alignment comprises a method to receive an image of a card, determine one or more edge finder zones in...
Method and system for recognizing information on a card
Embodiments of the present application relate to a method for recognizing information, a system for recognizing information, and a computer program product for...
Camera position posture evaluating device, camera position posture
evaluating method, and camera position...
There is provided a camera position posture evaluating device which can calculate a value which indicates an evaluation of a state of a camera from a viewpoint...
Object detection device for area around vehicle
This object detection device for the area around a vehicle is provided with an imaging device and an image processing device. The image processing device is...
Lane departure warning system and method of controlling the same
Disclosed is a lane departure warning system. According to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention, the lane departure warning system includes: an...
Object detection apparatus
An object detection apparatus mounted in a vehicle for detecting a target object in various changing environmental conditions. In the apparatus, a storage...
System and method for autonomous lock-on target tracking
An autonomous lock-on target tracking system and method with imaging means for a real space. The imaging means captures and aligns first and second images. A...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a detection unit which detects an object which is included in an image; and a determination unit which determines a...
Image processing apparatus for specifying an image relating to a
predetermined moment from among a plurality of...
An image capture apparatus includes an image acquisition unit 5a, an area setting unit 5b, and an image specifying unit 5c. The image acquisition unit 5a...
System for annotating media content for automatic content understanding
A method to correct for temporal variability in incoming streams of media and data to optimize the performance of a pattern recognition system includes the...
Systems and methods of fingerprinting and identifying media contents
Systems and methods are provided for identifying a video object using digital fingerprints. The digital fingerprints are generated from information extracted...
Method and system for classifying a terrain type in an area
A method for classifying a terrain type in an area is provided, which method comprises the steps of: obtaining a plurality of overlapping aerial images of the...
Apparatus and method for monitoring object from captured image
An object monitoring apparatus includes: an image receiver to receive at least one frame of captured images; an edge image generator to generate an edge image...
Deviation indicator with infrared imagery and system for automatically
aiming at and tracking a target
The invention relates to a deviation indicator with infrared imagery and a system for automatically aiming at and tracking a target. According to the invention,...
System and method for behavioral recognition and interpretration of
A mobile system for identifying behavior of being physical attracted towards an individual includes a portable computing device carried by a user having at...
Method of operating an iris recognition portable device and iris
recognition portable device
A proximity of a second user is sensed while a first user who is a registered user views an iris recognition portable device. Whether the second user is...
Method, apparatus and computer program for calculating current
distribution inside brain
Apparatus for calculating current distribution inside brain includes: initial grid setting unit configured to set grid points constituting grid with...
Floor plan space detection
Methods, machine-readable media, and devices for floor plan space detection are described herein. For example, one or more embodiments include receiving an...
Text detection using features associated with neighboring glyph pairs
A multi-orientation text detection method and associated system is disclosed that utilizes orientation-variant glyph features to determine a text line in an...
Object identification device
In an object identification device, each score calculator extracts a feature quantity from the image, and calculates a score using the extracted feature...
Apparatus, control method, and storage medium for setting object detection
region in an image
A setting apparatus for setting a detection processing region to detect a specific object from an image, the setting apparatus includes: an acquisition unit...
Method and apparatus for detecting people by a surveillance system
Surveillance systems may be found in both private and public spaces. In private spaces, they can be designed to help provide and monitor secure premises....
Information processing device, information processing method, and
An image inputter inputs image data in which a user has been captured. An extractor extracts a region corresponding to a hand of the user included in the image...
Depth gradient based tracking
Systems and methods may provide for determining depth gradient information based on a depth map of a scene, and determining a threshold parameter. Additionally,...
Method and system for automated face detection and recognition
The present invention relates to a figure recognition system and method for automatic detection, tracking and recognition of a human face image. 2D image data...
Multi-resolutional texture analysis fingerprint liveness systems and
Various systems, methods, and programs embodied in computer-readable mediums are provided for fingerprint liveness detection. In one embodiment, a method for...
Fingerprint recognition method and device thereof
A fingerprint recognition method includes the following steps: obtaining a to-be-recognized fingerprint image of a to-be-recognized finger; extracting...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
There is provided an information processing apparatus including an image acquisition unit configured to acquire a dish image obtained by shooting a single or...
A barcode reader may perform image processing functions to generate distinct image data records from the frame of image data of a barcode, select an image data...
Method and apparatus for performing different decoding algorithms in
A method and apparatus for decoding codes applied to objects for use with an image sensor that includes a two dimensional field of view (FOV), the method...
Arrangement for and method of compatibly docking a cordless
electro-optical reader with different docking stations
A cordless, electro-optical reader is compatibly docked with different docking stations having station contacts located at different locations. A rechargeable...
Indicia reading system employing digital gain control
A scanning code symbol reading system includes an analog scan data signal processor for producing digitized data signals, wherein during each laser beam...
Imaging optical code scanner with camera regions
An imaging optical code scanner is presented that includes improved vertical optics for capturing images of items being presented for scanning. The improvements...
Barcode reader which obtains a RAM image from a remote server
A host device is configured to (i) establish a point-to-point connection with a barcode reader via a point-to-point communication interface, (ii) determine that...
Laser scanning system employing an optics module capable of forming a
laser beam having an extended depth of...
A laser scanning system having a laser scanning field, and a laser beam optics module with an optical axis and including: an aperture stop disposed after a...
Methods for enabling low-power RFID communication
A system and method for enabling low-powered RFID communication that includes at an RFID tag listening for a periodic signal containing beacon signals;...
Read head array stitching
Read head array stitching techniques are described. A card reader includes an array of magnetic sensors (a read head array) for retrieving account information...
Information reproduction device and information reproduction method
An information reproduction device for use with a magnetic recording medium storing information may include an analog/digital (AD) converter structured to...
System for non-contact ID identification and ID card using the same
A system for identifying identity (ID) and an ID card using the same are provided in the present invention. The ID card utilizes a specific ID reader to...
Contactless communication device
A contactless communication device comprises a contactless front chip, a security chip concentrator and a security chipset. Wherein, said security chipset...
High density memory card using folded flex
A memory card comprising a flexible substrate (a "flex") which is integrated in the memory card and folded in a prescribed manner subsequent to having various...
Battery assisted RFID tag with square-law receiver and optional part time
Embodiments of the present invention provide RFID systems having battery-assisted, Semi-Passive RFID tags that operate with sensitive transistor based square...