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Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable
recording medium, for converting...
An image processing apparatus includes an input unit that inputs printing information containing image data and a conversion unit that, when the pixel value of...
Document processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image forming
system, and non-transitory computer...
A document processing apparatus includes: a reception unit that receives a designation of cover pages of an electronic document having the cover pages and...
Image processing device for reducing data size of object in image data
based on target value
An image processing device includes a controller. The controller is configured to perform: acquiring image data having a plurality of objects; calculating an...
Electronic card connector having ejecting mechanism
An electronic card connector (100) includes an insulative housing (1), a plurality of terminals (2) retained in the insulative housing, a tray (5) movable...
Robust error correction with multi-model representation for face
The present invention provides a face recognition method on a computing device, comprising: storing a plurality of training face images, each training face...
Method and system for evaluating the resemblance of a query object to
A method and a system for evaluating the class of a test datum in a data space of dimension D where D.gtoreq.3, each datum belonging to at least one class...
Image retrieval apparatus, image retrieval method, and recording medium
An image retrieval apparatus comprises: a memory unit that stores image feature values; an acquisition unit that acquires a first image feature value for a...
Systems, methods, and devices for image matching and object recognition in
images using template image classifiers
An image matching technique locates feature points in a template image such as a logo and then does the same in a test image. Classifiers are trained for...
Automatically determining the size of a blur kernel
A computer-implemented method and apparatus are described for deblurring an image. The method may include accessing the image that has at least one blurred...
Method and system for detection of contraband narcotics in human digestive
A method for automated detection of illegal substances smuggled inside internal cavities of a passenger, e.g., as capsules. The method provides for an automated...
Selecting features from image data
SIFT features are selected from an input image. A SIFT procedure is applied to the input image to obtain candidate keypoints. For each candidate keypoint, there...
System and method for visual recognition
A method for visual recognition of an object in an electronic image includes extracting unique points of an object to be learned and/or a target object. The...
Hyperspectral resolution using three-color camera
A method for capturing hyperspectral images using a regular color camera. In the method, the camera takes multiple images of a scene, with the camera oriented...
Image filter based on row identification
System and techniques for an image filter based on row identification are described herein. A crop row center represented in an image of a crop row can be...
Robust object recognition from moving platforms by combining form and
motion detection with bio-inspired...
Described is system for object recognition from moving platforms. The system receives a video captured from a moving platform as input. The video is processed...
Method, system and processor for instantly recognizing and positioning an
The invention provides a method for instantly recognizing and positioning an object, comprising steps of: a) wirelessly searching a wireless identification of...
Method and system for classifying image elements
A method, system, and machine-readable medium for classifying an image element as one of a plurality of categories, including assigning the image element based...
Device, method, and storage medium for magnetic ink character peak
detection and recognition
The recognition rate is improved and recognition errors are suppressed when recognizing magnetic ink characters. When the magnetic ink character 101 one...
Sharpness-based frame selection for OCR
A system to select video frames for optical character recognition (OCR) based on feature metrics associated with blur and sharpness. A device captures a video...
Robotic device tester
A system, method, and device may include software and hardware which simplify and quicken configuration of the system for testing a device, enhance testing...
Emergency vehicle detection with digital image sensor
A display system for a vehicle comprises a display mounted within a passenger compartment of a vehicle and at least one camera mounted to the vehicle and facing...
Method for angle calibration of the position of a video camera on board an
The method consists in taking, when the vehicle is running, images of the road markings delimiting the circulation lanes of the road, and in fully estimating,...
Method of locating a sensor and related apparatus
A method of localizing a vehicle hosting a sensor comprises capturing data from the sensor providing a sensed scene around the vehicle at a current time,...
Method and system for determining location of an occupant
A method and system for determining a location of an occupant in a space include detecting a shape of an occupant in an image of a space; determining a location...
System and method for automatic calculation of scene geometry in crowded
A system or method for automatic calculation of scene geometry may include receiving, by a processor, a video stream including a plurality of video frames. A...
Devices, systems, and methods for knowledge-based inference for material
Systems, devices, and methods for material recognition extract one or more features from a patch in an image of a scene; generate an initial prediction of a...
Systems and methods for identifying a scene-change/non-scene-change
transition between frames
Disclosed are systems and methods for identifying a scene-change/non-scene-change transition between frames. One embodiment takes the form of a method including...
Method and apparatus for classifying pixels in an input image and image
The present disclosure relates to a method and apparatus for classifying pixels in an input image and image processing system. The apparatus includes a first...
Background map format for autonomous driving
A computer-readable map format and methods of constructing the map format are disclosed. The map format includes location information for a plurality of...
Method and device for calculating number and moving direction of
A method for calculating the number and moving direction of pedestrians is provided. in which feature points of a current frame image are extracted; the feature...
Methods and apparatus for identifying subject matter in view data
In one aspect, a method and apparatus for detecting subject matter of interest in view data obtained by scanning an object including generating a filter adapted...
Methods and apparatus for identifying media content using temporal signal
Methods and apparatus to identify media content using temporal signal characteristics are disclosed. An example method includes generating a reference signature...
Leveraging image context for improved glyph classification
A system to recognize text or symbols contained in a captured image using machine learning models leverages context information about the image to improve...
Integrated image searching system and service method thereof
The present disclosure relates to an image searching system and method for searching by using images of objects. Images of objects which it is desired to search...
Method and system for identity and age verification
Systems and Methods for identity information verification. The system includes an electronic device and a computing authentication unit. The electronic device...
Gesture recognition method and gesture recognition apparatus using the
A gesture recognition method and an gesture recognition apparatus using the same method are proposed. The method includes the following steps: transmitting an...
Method and apparatus for notifying motion
A method for notifying a motion includes decoding watermark information superimposed on sound or video, outputting timing information obtained as a decoding...
Posture estimation device, posture estimation method, and posture
A candidate region extraction unit (110) extracts candidate regions from an image by using a common characteristic amount. A part region extraction unit (120)...
Emotion recognition in video conferencing
Methods and systems for videoconferencing include recognition of emotions related to one videoconference participant such as a customer. This ultimately enables...
Method and apparatus for controlling vehicle using motion recognition with
Provided is a vehicle control apparatus including an image obtaining part that obtains an image of outside of a vehicle; a face recognizing part that finds and...
Method and apparatus for subject identification
Comprehensive 2D learning images are collected for learning subjects. Standardized 2D gallery images of many gallery subjects are collected, one per gallery...
Photo sharing system with face recognition function
A photo sharing system with a face recognition function includes a photo browser and a photo sharing platform. The photo browser allows a user to browse plural...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory
computer readable medium
An image processing apparatus includes an imaging unit, an authenticating unit, and a controller. The imaging unit acquires a face image of a user. The...
Classifying objects detected by 3D sensors for autonomous vehicle
A method of autonomous driving includes generating, with a 3D sensor, 3D points representing objects in the environment surrounding a vehicle. The method...
Detection of a perimeter of a region of interest in a floor plan document
A method of defining a region of interest in a floor plan document including identifying a point within the region of interest, identifying notations in the...
Fast initialization for monocular visual SLAM
Apparatuses and methods for fast visual simultaneous localization and mapping are described. In one embodiment, a three-dimensional (3D) target is initialized...
Method for authenticating a signature
A method is provided for recording a user's handwritten signature through a device including a touch-sensitive surface. The method includes a phase of obtaining...
A method for defining an isolation area around an object of interest in a cell culture vessel, the method comprising the steps of: --obtaining one or more...
Method for imaging biologic fluid samples using a predetermined
A method for analyzing a biologic fluid sample includes the steps of: a) providing a spatially mapped chamber; b) providing a predetermined repeatable...
User authentication method and apparatus based on fingerprint and
electrocardiogram (ECG) signal
An authentication apparatus includes a biometric data acquirer configured to acquire fingerprint data and an electrocardiogram (ECG) waveform of a user, and a...