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US20090316999 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RECOGNIZING CHARACTERS  
Disclosed is a method and an apparatus for recognizing characters using an image. A camera is activated according to a character recognition request and a preview mode is set for displaying an...
US20100232713 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IDENTIFICATION OF VERTICAL SCROLLING REGIONS IN DIGITAL VIDEO  
A vertical scrolling region detector may include a motion estimator that can generate motion vectors between blocks of two or more primary frames of a mixed-mode video sequence. The detector may...
US20080050021 METHOD OF DIFFERENCE SENSING THROUGH OPTICAL COHERENT CHANGE DETECTION  
A method of difference sensing. A first step involves producing a reference image using temporal averaging and spatial averaging. A second step involves producing a test image. A third step...
US20070165936 Image checking device, image checking method, and image checking program  
A correlation value image is generated from an input image and a template image, and separated into a positive correlation value image and a negative correlation value image. The template image is...
US20070031001 Image collation system and image collation method  
There are provided a three-dimensional data input means (10) for input the three-dimensional data of an object, a reference image storing unit (30) for storing a reference image of at least one...
US20080317356 IMAGE MONITORING SYSTEM  
In an image monitoring system, an image data acquisition unit takes in video signals from a camera to acquire image data. An image recognition unit carries out image recognition processing using...
US20090214091 ALIGNMENT APPARATUS AND PROGRAM THEREFOR  
An alignment apparatus and a program that improve the accuracy of alignment between two radiation images are provided. For each of portions of the two radiation images, evaluation means calculates...
US20090295912 COIN EDGE IMAGING DEVICE  
An apparatus to record images from a coin is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a stage configured to position and rotate the coin. The stage is further configured to produce an angular positional...
US20090103815 Body position detecting apparatus  
In a body position detecting apparatus, a controller repeatedly acquires image data that includes an object and an operator in a place where the operator is capable of operating the object. When...
US20100278438 KEY BLANK IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM WITH BITTING ANALYSIS  
A key identification system is provided. The key identification system comprises a sensing device configured to extract bitting information from a master key, and a logic configured to analyze the...
US20090304262 ULTRAFINE PATTERN DISCRIMINATION USING TRANSMITTED/REFLECTED WORKPIECE IMAGES FOR USE IN LITHOGRAPHY INSPECTION SYSTEM  
A technique for discriminating a specific pattern, such as an assist pattern, from an integrate circuit pattern of a workpiece by using transmission and reflection images of the workpiece pattern...
US20060104517 Template-based face detection method  
A template-based face detection method includes: producing an average face image from a face database, wavelet-converting the produced face image, and removing a low frequency component of high...
US20090109036 System and Method for Alternative Communication  
A system for alternative communication between at least one passenger onboard a mobile platform (such as a train, marine vessel, aircraft or automobile) and at least one system onboard the mobile...
US20080095447 Retrieval System and Retrieval Method  
On the basis of image data obtained by image acquisition, a plurality of image data are retrieved from a database (20), which constitutes a total feature value DB, by template matching using an...
US20090190839 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR HANDLING THE CONFOUNDING EFFECT OF DOCUMENT LENGTH ON VECTOR-BASED SIMILARITY SCORES  
A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product for generating vector-based similarity scores in text document comparisons considering confounding effects of document length....
US20100260425 Method and Device for the Automated Comparison of Two Sets of Measurement Values  
A method and a device are for an automated comparison of at least two sets of measuring values. The measuring values of the two sets are assigned respectively to one class from a finite number of...
US20060045350 Apparatus, method and program performing image collation with similarity score as well as machine readable recording medium recording the program  
Rectangular partial areas “Ri” for use in template matching in a process of determining match/mismatch between fingerprint images are spread adjacently to each other in one of the images. A...
US20100310128 System and Method for Remote Measurement of Displacement and Strain Fields  
A computer-implemented method for measuring full field deformation characteristics of a deformable body. The method includes determining optical setup design parameters for measuring displacement...
US20080181511 PERSONAL IMAGE AND STYLING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A system for improving an appearance and image of a human being. The system comprises a plurality of predefined profiles having in common a plurality of characteristics. Each of the predefined...
US20100284620 METHOD FOR ORGANIZING A DATABASE OF IMAGES AND RETRIEVING IMAGES FROM THAT DATABASE ACCORDING TO A QUERY IMAGE  
A method for determining a matching score between a first set of n1 feature points, and a second set of n2 feature points includes producing a triple-wise affinity tensor, determining a leading...
US20090232403 OBJECT DETECTING APPARATUS AND LEARNING APPARATUS FOR THE SAME  
An object detecting apparatus capable of suppressing an increase of processing loads with high accuracy and a learning apparatus for the same are provided. An object detecting apparatus includes...
US20080181485 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF IDENTIFYING OBJECTS  
A system and method for identifying objects using a robotic system are disclosed. Briefly described, one embodiment is a method that captures a first image of at least one object with an image...
US20090310870 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMPLEMENTING PATTERN MATCHING OF INTEGRATED CIRCUIT FEATURES USING VORONOI DIAGRAMS  
A method for implementing pattern matching of integrated circuit features includes computing Voronoi edge regions for both a reference configuration and a search space of an integrated circuit...
US20080253662 Similarity analyzing device, image display device, image display program storage medium, and image display method  
A similarity analyzing device includes: an image acquisition section which acquires picked-up images with which image pick-up dates and/or times are associated; and an image registration section...
US20100002902 Graphical Retail Item Identification With Point-Of-Sale Terminals  
Graphical retail item identification including receiving, from a digital camera, an image of a retail item to be identified; decoding, by an image decoding module, the image into one or more image...
US20090219154 Fingerprint acquisition system and method using force measurements  
An apparatus and method of optimizing performance of a fingerprint sensor includes determining whether a force applied to a sensing portion of the sensor is within an optimal force range for the...
US20060285753 Medical image conversion apparatus, medical image output system and medical image output program  
Disclosed is a medical image output system including: a medical image conversion apparatus to convert a file format of medical image data including received medical image information and patient...
US20090313078 Hybrid human/computer image processing method  
There is provided a hybrid human/computing arrangement which advantageously involves humans in the process of scrutinizing video image frames and processing said video image frames to detect and...
US20060250654 Image distortion prevention apparatus and method  
Provided is an apparatus and method for preventing the distortion of an image. The apparatus includes a signal insertion portion that inserts a sensing signal in an image signal that has...
US20110142354 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DETECTING POSE IN MOTION CAPTURE DATA  
An apparatus for detecting a pose in motion capture data includes: a motion data input unit which receives motion data of characters; a virtual marker attaching unit for forming a point cloud by...
US20090245624 IMAGE MATCHING SYSTEM USING THREE-DIMENSIONAL OBJECT MODEL, IMAGE MATCHING METHOD, AND IMAGE MATCHING PROGRAM  
Even when only a small number of reference images are available for each object, it is possible to search at high speed a reference image stored in a database from an input image of an object...
US20090324098 MOBILE PHONE WITH SELECTIVE PHOTOGRAPHIC SYSTEM AND METHOD  
Electronic equipment, e.g., a mobile phone, includes a camera that continuously acquires a sequence of images that are stored on a FIFO basis, and a shutter release that identifies a current...
US20090252421 Image Analysis  
An image, represented by an ordered set of elements (xi) each having a value is analysed in order to detect vanishing points. The method comprises, for each of a plurality of root positions (x0),...
US20070274596 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program  
The present invention provides an image processing apparatus which may include scene change detection means, object detection means, and determining means. The scene change detection means may be...
US20080205769 Apparatus, method and program product for matching with a template  
A similar image having a high correlation is selected through autocorrelation performs a template original image selected from an image photographed for a template, and a difference image between...
US20110176735 FORM IDENTIFICATION APPARATUS, FORM PROCESSING SYSTEM, FORM PROCESSING METHOD AND COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM  
A form identification apparatus includes a form registration unit and a candidate registered form extracting unit. The form registration unit registers stylized forms as registered forms, and...
US20090238443 PATTERN MEASUREMENT METHODS AND PATTERN MEASUREMENT EQUIPMENT  
An object of the present invention is to provide methods and equipment capable of providing highly accurate matching using a template including multiple patterns even when the shapes of some...
US20150010241 INDOOR POSITIONING USING CAMERA AND OPTICAL SIGNAL  
A method for detecting a collector device in an indoor area associated with imaging devices covering the area includes a plurality of collector devices emitting markers to the imaging devices...
US20100296740 PATTERN RECOGNITION APPARATUS AND PROCESSING METHOD THEREOF  
Pattern matching of a plurality of stages that refer to respectively different parameters at each stage is performed with respect to each of a plurality of input data in sequence from a first...
US20150078670 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING QUALITY ESTIMATORS  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, sampling a variable effect distribution of viewing preference data to determine a first set of effects...
US20120056742 System for Image Analysis in a Network that is Structured with Multiple Layers and Differentially Weighted Neurons  
Disclosed herein are systems and methods for facilitating the usage of an online workforce to remotely monitor security-sensitive sites and report potential security breaches. In some embodiments,...
US20120321181 NEAR-DUPLICATE VIDEO RETRIEVAL  
A similarity of a first video to a second video may be identified automatically. Images are received from the videos, and divided into sub-images. The sub-images are evaluated based on a feature...
US20140205186 Techniques for Ground-Level Photo Geolocation Using Digital Elevation  
Techniques for generating cross-modality semantic classifiers and using those cross-modality semantic classifiers for ground level photo geo-location using digital elevation are provided. In one...
US20060269142 Apparatus and method for subtyping window elements in a document windowing system  
Methods and apparatus may include assigning a subtype, from a sub-class of image types, to a pixel, the subtype indicating membership in a window and also indicating a more specialized sub-class...
US20090297039 SOFTWARE METHODOLOGY FOR AUTONOMOUS CONCEALED OBJECT DETECTION AND THREAT ASSESSMENT  
A system and method for autonomous concealed object detection and threat assessment. Image data is received from a millimeter wave imaging device comprising at least one scan of a scene. The image...
US20060291726 Object pattern detection method and its apparatus  
A method to detect a given pattern in an image, as for obtaining, by a computer, transformation parameters that facilitate transformation of a template as to be overlapped with the object,...
US20090110294 AUTOMATIC TRANSFER OF OUTLINED OBJECTS FROM ONE DATA SET INTO ANOTHER DATA SET  
A method for automatically localizing at least one object or structure in a second data set is provided. A reference data set is provided, and at least one object or structure is outlined or...
US20080107345 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR VISUAL SEARCHING OF OBJECTS USING LINES  
Disclosed is method of visual search for objects that include straight lines. A two-step process is used, which includes detecting straight line segments in an image. The lines are generally...
US20080095448 Search System and Search Method  
Based on an image input by an image input section (11), a mobile application (13) and a matching process section (21) use templates managed in a hierarchical manner to search a TP data management...
US20100013944 Gesture Recognition Apparatus and Method  
A method of identifying a human gesture using a machine includes providing a time sequence of data related to the human gesture; transforming the time sequence of data into waveforms; extracting...

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