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US-9,576,228 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...
US-9,576,227 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...
US-9,576,226 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...
US-9,576,225 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...
US-9,576,224 Robust error correction with multi-model representation for face recognition
The present invention provides a face recognition method on a computing device, comprising: storing a plurality of training face images, each training face...
US-9,576,223 Method and system for evaluating the resemblance of a query object to reference objects
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...
US-9,576,222 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...
US-9,576,221 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...
US-9,576,220 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...
US-9,576,219 Method and system for detection of contraband narcotics in human digestive tract
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...
US-9,576,218 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...
US-9,576,217 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...
US-9,576,216 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...
US-9,576,215 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...
US-9,576,214 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...
US-9,576,213 Method, system and processor for instantly recognizing and positioning an object
The invention provides a method for instantly recognizing and positioning an object, comprising steps of: a) wirelessly searching a wireless identification of...
US-9,576,212 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...
US-9,576,211 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...
US-9,576,210 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...
US-9,576,209 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...
US-9,576,208 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...
US-9,576,207 Method for angle calibration of the position of a video camera on board an automotive vehicle
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,...
US-9,576,206 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,...
US-9,576,205 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...
US-9,576,204 System and method for automatic calculation of scene geometry in crowded video scenes
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...
US-9,576,203 Devices, systems, and methods for knowledge-based inference for material recognition
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...
US-9,576,202 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...
US-9,576,201 Method and apparatus for classifying pixels in an input image and image processing system
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...
US-9,576,200 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...
US-9,576,199 Method and device for calculating number and moving direction of pedestrians
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...
US-9,576,198 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...
US-9,576,197 Methods and apparatus for identifying media content using temporal signal characteristics
Methods and apparatus to identify media content using temporal signal characteristics are disclosed. An example method includes generating a reference signature...
US-9,576,196 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...
US-9,576,195 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...
US-9,576,194 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...
US-9,576,193 Gesture recognition method and gesture recognition apparatus using the same
A gesture recognition method and an gesture recognition apparatus using the same method are proposed. The method includes the following steps: transmitting an...
US-9,576,192 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...
US-9,576,191 Posture estimation device, posture estimation method, and posture estimation program
A candidate region extraction unit (110) extracts candidate regions from an image by using a common characteristic amount. A part region extraction unit (120)...
US-9,576,190 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...
US-9,576,189 Method and apparatus for controlling vehicle using motion recognition with face recognition
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...
US-9,576,188 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...
US-9,576,187 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...
US-9,576,186 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...
US-9,576,185 Classifying objects detected by 3D sensors for autonomous vehicle operation
A method of autonomous driving includes generating, with a 3D sensor, 3D points representing objects in the environment surrounding a vehicle. The method...
US-9,576,184 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...
US-9,576,183 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...
US-9,576,182 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...
US-9,576,181 Bio-imaging method
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...
US-9,576,180 Method for imaging biologic fluid samples using a predetermined distribution
A method for analyzing a biologic fluid sample includes the steps of: a) providing a spatially mapped chamber; b) providing a predetermined repeatable...
US-9,576,179 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...
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