Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Video Surveillance

This book presents the latest achievements and developments in the field of video surveillance. The chapters selected for this book comprise a cross-section of topics that reflect a variety of perspectives and disciplinary backgrounds. Besides the introduction of new achievements in video surveillance, this book also presents some good overviews of the state-of-the-art technologies as well as some interesting advanced topics related to video surveillance. Summing up the wide range of issues presented in the book, it can be addressed to a quite broad audience, including both academic researchers and practitioners in halls of industries interested in scheduling theory and its applications. I believe this book can provide a clear picture of the current research status in the area of video surveillance and can also encourage the development of new achievements in this field.

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Video SurveillanceEdited by Weiyao Lin

Published: February 3rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/625

ISBN: 978-953-307-436-8

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

50208 Total Chapter Downloads

36 Crossref Citations

41 Web of Science Citations

61 Dimensions Citations

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1. Information Management and Video Analytics: the Future of Intelligent Video Surveillance

By Bennie Coetzer, Jaco van der Merwe and Bradley Josephs

1592

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2. Efficient Video Surveillance: Performance Evaluation in Distributed Video Surveillance Systems

By Aleksandra Karimaa

1583

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3. Federalism, Privacy Rights, and Intergovernmental Management of Surveillance: Legal and Policy Issues

By Michael W. Hail

2169

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4. Video Surveillance of Today: Compressed Domain Object Detection, ONVIF Web Services Based System Component Communication and Standardized Data Storage and Export using VSAF – a Walkthrough

By Houari Sabirin and Gero Bäse

3444

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5. Realizing Video-Surveillance on Wireless Mesh Networks: Implementation Issues and Performance Evaluation

By Giovanni Schembra

2044

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6. An Application of Quantum Networks for Secure Video Surveillance

By Alan Mink, Lijun Ma, Barry Hershman and Xiao Tang

1192

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7. Cooperative Visual Surveillance Network with Embedded Content Analysis Engine

By Shao-Yi Chien and Wei-Kai Chan

1162

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8. SuperVision: Video Content Analysis Engine for Videosurveillance Applications

By Lisa Usai, Francesco Pantisano, Leonardo G. Vaccaro and Franco Selvaggi

2022

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9. Multi-Stage Video Analysis Framework

By Andrzej Czyżewski, Grzegorz Szwoch, Piotr Dalka, Piotr Szczuko, Andrzej Ciarkowski, Damian Ellwart, Tomasz Merta, Kuba Łopatka, Łukasz Kulasek and Jędrzej Wolski

1918

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10. Background Subtraction and Lane Occupancy Analysis

By Erhan A. Ince, Nima S. Naraghi and Saameh G. Ebrahimi

2048

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11. Block Matching-Based Background Generation and Non-Rigid Shape Tracking for Video Surveillance

By Taekyung Kim and Joonki Paik

1519

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12. Integrating Color and Gradient into Real-Time Curve Tracking and Feature Extraction for Video Surveillance

By Huiqiong Chen and Qigang Gao

1374

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13. Targets Tracking in the Crowd

By Cheng-Chang Lien

1479

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14. Measurement of Pedestrian Traffic Using Feature-based Regression in the Spatiotemporal Domain

By Gwang-Gook Lee and Whoi-Yul Kim

2372

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15. The Management of a Multicamera Tracking System for Videosurveillance by Using an Agent Based Approach

By Bethel Atohoun and Cina Motamed

1194

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16. A Survey on Behavior Analysis in Video Surveillance Applications

By Teddy Ko

4039

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17. Automatic Detection of Unexpected Events in Dense Areas for Videosurveillance Applications

By Bertrand Luvison, Thierry Chateau, Jean-Thierry Lapreste, Patrick Sayd and Quoc Cuong Pham

1198

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18. Automatic Scenario Recognition for Visual-Surveillance by Combining Probabilistic Graphical Approaches

By Ahmed Ziani and Cina Motamed

1304

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19. A Parallel Non-Linear Surveillance Video Synopsis System with Operator Eye-Gaze Input

By Ulas Vural and Yusuf Akgul

1170

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20. Video Surveillance for Fall Detection

By Caroline Rougier, Alain St-Arnaud, Jacqueline Rousseau and Jean Meunier

2953

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21. Uncertainty Control for Reliable Video Understanding on Complex Environments

By Marcos Zúñiga, François Brémond and Monique Thonnat

1063

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22. Hot Topics in Video Fire Surveillance

By Verstockt Steven, Van Hoecke Sofie, Tilley Nele, Merci Bart, Sette Bart, Lambert Peter, Hollemeersch Charles-Frederik and Van De Walle Rik

2155

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23. Animal Eyes and Video Surveillance

By Tomasz P. Jannson and Ranjit Pradhan

1997

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24. Camera Placement for Surveillance Applications

By Indu Sreedevi, Nikhil R Mittal, Santanu Chaudhury and Asok Bhattacharyya

4560

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25. Real-time Stereo Disparity Map for Continuous Distance Sensing Applications - A Method of Sparse Correspondence

By Kunio Takaya

2657

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