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Automatic Detection of Events and Tracking of Moving Objects in Video Sequences

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
Volume 120 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2015
Mohammad Mahmood Otoom
Khalid Nazim Abdul Sattar

Mohammad Mahmood Otoom and Khalid Nazim Abdul Sattar. Article: Automatic Detection of Events and Tracking of Moving Objects in Video Sequences. International Journal of Computer Applications 120(1):29-35, June 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Mohammad Mahmood Otoom and Khalid Nazim Abdul Sattar},
	title = {Article: Automatic Detection of Events and Tracking of Moving Objects in Video Sequences},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {120},
	number = {1},
	pages = {29-35},
	month = {June},
	note = {Full text available}


Digital video is being used widely in a variety of applications such as surveillance and security. Big amount of video in surveillance and security requires systems capable to process video automatically to detect events and track moving objects to alleviate the load on humans and enable preventive actions when events are detected [4]. our paper focuses to develop an intelligent visual surveillance system to replace the traditional passive video surveillance that is proving ineffective as the number of cameras exceeds the capability of human operators to monitor them, and it is able to track objects within a maximum solid angle speed which is measured at about 0. 3 to 0. 2 radian per second, further it also depends on the complexity of the system and the processor speed as well.


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