Activity Recognition

Activity recognition has become a very active area in the past few years. It is a challenging problem that has attracted the attention of the research community due to its practical and real-world applications, such as human computer interfaces, content based video indexing, video surveillance, and robotics, among others. A definition for such task can be described as labeling video segments containing human motion with activity classes.… Read more

Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR)

ALPR is a field in which many researchers have been working over the years. This reflect the important role that it plays in numerous real-life applications such as automatic toll collection, traffic law enforcement, parking lot access control and road traffic monitoring. The process of license plates automatic identification is composed by single tasks that must work as well. Examples of these are car and plate detection, character segmentation, optical character recognition and others.… Read more