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Transform architecture for multiple neurosynaptic core circuits
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method for feature extraction using multiple neurosynaptic core circuits including one or more input core...
RFID apparatus, RFID reader, portion hot-drinks machine and system
In various embodiments, a Radio Frequency Identification apparatus includes a coupling body having a metal material and a transponder chip configured to...
Sensing radio frequency identification device with reactive strap
A sensing radio frequency identification device with a strap that is reactively attached to an antenna by a sensing material is provided. In one embodiment, the...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device capable of wireless communication, which has high reliability in terms of resistance to external force, in particular, pressing force and...
Card body, a manufacturing method for an IC card, and the IC card
According to one embodiment, a card body includes a card part onto which an IC module is to be mounted, and a bracket part to support the card part. The card...
Method for encoding the color of an object in multispectral form by
adaptive compression, and associated...
The present invention relates to a method for encoding the color of an object in multispectral form by adaptive compression, characterized in that said method...
Electronic device, method of displaying two-dimensional code, and
recording medium with program recorded thereon
An electronic device includes: a display unit which displays data and a two-dimensional code; and a processor. The processor performs: an encoding process of...
Image forming apparatus performing image quality adjustment based on
period image forming assembly unloaded and...
An image forming apparatus includes individually replaceable image forming assemblies forming images of different colors; a storage portion that stores time...
Image forming apparatus that selectively stores print data in a cache
memory to a secondary memory device
An image processing apparatus that stores print data in a cache memory while preventing performance from being degraded by cache flushing. The image processing...
Device and method for determining a size of in-vivo objects
A system and method for estimating a size of an object in an image is provided. A tissue model may be provided. Points in an image may be selected. A distance...
Method, apparatus and system for projecting light for user guidance
Embodiments of an apparatus, system and method for creating light projection solutions for user guidance are described herein. A user may request that projected...
Methods and systems of text extraction from images
A method for extracting text from an image data is disclosed. The method includes pre-processing, via a processor, the image data to obtain a readable image...
Neuromorphic image processing exhibiting thalamus-like properties
Neuromorphic image processing employs neuromorphic neurons arranged as relay neurons, interneurons and reticular neurons to process image data. A neuromorphic...
Produce recognition method
A produce recognition method which uses hierarchical Bayesian learning and kernel combination, and which offers classification-oriented synergistic data...
Apparatus and method for recognizing object using correlation between
object and content-related information
An apparatus and method for recognizing an object using correlation information about an object and content-related information which is generated based on the...
Systems and methods for cookware detection
Systems and methods for cookware detection are provided. One example system includes a vision sensor positioned so as to collect imagery depicting a cooktop....
Medical information processing apparatus
Disclosed is a medical information processing apparatus including a medical information storage unit in which a piece of position information in a model image...
Training image adjustment preferences
Some embodiments include a method of operating a computing device to learn user preferences of how to process digital images. The method can include:...
Commodity registration apparatus and commodity registration method
A commodity is learnt and stored in an HDD on the basis of a commodity image captured by an image capturing section. Commodity registration is carried out...
Method of compensation of respiratory motion in cardiac imaging
A method (10) for respiratory motion compensation by applying principle component analysis (PCA) on cardiac imaging samples obtained using 2D/3D registration of...
Systems, methods, and computer program products for searching and sorting
images by aesthetic quality
A system, method, and computer program product for assigning an aesthetic score to an image. A method of the present invention includes receiving an image...
Interaction with and display of photographic images in an image stack
A number of images of a scene are captured and stored. The images are captured over a range of values for an attribute (e.g., a camera setting). One of the...
Retinal apparatus and methods
Artificial retina may be implemented. A retinal apparatus may comprise an input pixel layer, hidden photoreceptive layer, an output neuron layer, and/or other...
Method for extracting planes from 3D point cloud sensor data
A method extracts planes from three-dimensional (3D) points by first partitioning the 3D points into disjoint regions. A graph of nodes and edges is then...
Blur detection system for night scene images
A system (300) for detecting whether an image (16) is blurred performs the steps of: identifying valid light trails in the test image (308), and classifying the...
Determining a color value of an article of fabric
Methods and systems are provided for determining a color value of an article of fabric. Determining a color value of an article of fabric includes obtaining,...
Method and system for image analysis based upon correlation relationships
of sub-arrays of a descriptor array
A method for processing an image, including: identifying a group of keypoints in the image; for each keypoint, calculating a corresponding descriptor array...
Methods and systems for object detection based on column-wise and row-wise
sums of pixel values
In one example embodiment, a method includes determining at least one of integral column sums and integral row sums for pixels of an image and determining at...
Place-based image organization
Systems and methods for image organization are provided. An computing device in accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure includes a processor...
Occlusion handling for computer vision
Disclosed are a system, apparatus, and method for performing occlusion handling for simultaneous localization and mapping. Occluded map points may be detected...
Image processing apparatus capable of preventing page missing, control
method therefor, and storage medium
An image processing which is capable of preventing page missing even when there is an image having no foreground image. In a case where a foreground image is...
Schedule managing method and apparatus using optical character reader
A schedule managing method capable of automatically generating schedule data using data extracted from an image, and an apparatus thereof are provided. The...
Delayed vehicle identification for privacy enforcement
A method for recognition of an identifier such as a license plate includes storing first visual signatures, each extracted from a first image of a respective...
Visualization of defects in a frame of image data
Disclosed are systems, computer-readable mediums, and methods for receiving, from a camera, a frame representing image data prior to the image data being saved...
Apparatus for recognizing iris and operating method thereof
An apparatus for recognizing iris in an eye is provided. An image collecting unit collects an image of the eye. A control unit detects whether a user wears a...
Wheel slip or spin notification
Described embodiments include a system and method. A digital imaging device is configured to capture images of a region of a contact between a wheel of a...
Detecting anamolous sea-surface oil based on a synthetic discriminant
signal and learned patterns of behavior
A behavioral recognition system may include both a computer vision engine and a machine learning engine configured to observe and learn patterns of behavior in...
Intelligent video analysis system and method
The present disclosure relates to an intelligent video analysis system and method and, more specifically, an intelligent video analysis system and method which...
Systems and methods to classify moving airplanes in airports
A sequence of video images is generated of a pavement area of an airport which contains one or more objects. A processor accesses a background model of the...
Visual descriptors based video quality assessment using outlier model
System and method for identifying erroneous videos and assessing video quality is provided. Feature vectors are generated corresponding to a plurality of frames...
Method to determine wettability of rock samples using image analysis
A method is disclosed for determining wettability in a subsurface reservoir. Embodiments of the method utilize image analysis techniques for determining...
Iris identification system and method
A method for biometric recognition may be employed on multiple biometrics, including irises and ears. The method includes decomposing the radiometric profile of...
Method and apparatus for controlling transmission of data based on gaze
An approach for controlling transmission of data based on gaze interaction. A data transmission determination platform determines one or more gaze metrics for...
Geometric coding for billion-scale partial-duplicate image search
Most of large-scale image retrieval systems are based on Bag-of-Visual-Words model. However, traditional Bag-of-Visual-Words model does not well capture the...
Methods for extracting shape feature, inspection methods and apparatuses
Methods for extracting a shape feature of an object and security inspection methods and apparatuses. Use is made of CT's capability of obtaining a 3D structure....
Systems and methods for note content extraction and management using
Techniques for creating and manipulating software notes representative of physical notes are described. A note management system comprises a note recognition...
Methods systems and computer program products for motion initiated
A computing device acquires a video of a tax document utilizing a video camera such as a webcam. The video is analyzed to detect a first motion of the tax...
Display device and controlling method thereof for outputting a color
temperature and brightness set
A display device and an operating method thereof are provided. In the operating method of a display device, an input image is received externally. A first type...
Image-capturing apparatus, captured image processing system, and recording
A mobile terminal apparatus includes a geometrical arrangement detecting section (111) detecting groups of edge pixels arranged in a shape of a line segment in...
Biometric information process device, biometric information process
method, and computer readable medium
A biometric information process device includes: a biometric sensor obtaining a plurality of biometric images of a user; a detection portion detecting a surface...