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A Fast MEANSHIFT Algorithm-Based Target Tracking System
State Key Laboratory for Strength & Vibration, School of Aerospace, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an 710049, China
State Key Laboratory of Precision Measurement Technology and Instruments, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
College of Astronautics, Northwest Polytechnical University, Xi’an 710072, China
Received: 13 April 2012; in revised form: 9 May 2012 / Accepted: 22 May 2012 / Published: 13 June 2012
Abstract: Tracking moving targets in complex scenes using an active video camera is a challenging task. Tracking accuracy and efficiency are two key yet generally incompatible aspects of a Target Tracking System (TTS). A compromise scheme will be studied in this paper. A fast mean-shift-based Target Tracking scheme is designed and realized, which is robust to partial occlusion and changes in object appearance. The physical simulation shows that the image signal processing speed is > 50 frame/s.
Keywords: target tracking system; moving object tracking; fast Mean-Shift algorithm
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Sun, J. A Fast MEANSHIFT Algorithm-Based Target Tracking System. Sensors 2012, 12, 8218-8235.
Sun J. A Fast MEANSHIFT Algorithm-Based Target Tracking System. Sensors. 2012; 12(6):8218-8235.
Sun, Jian. 2012. "A Fast MEANSHIFT Algorithm-Based Target Tracking System." Sensors 12, no. 6: 8218-8235.