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An Approach for Object Detection in Multi Temporal Aerial Images

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Tapasmini Sahoo, Kunal Kumar Das

Tapasmini Sahoo and Kunal Kumar Das. Article: An Approach for Object Detection in Multi Temporal Aerial Images. International Journal of Computer Applications 133(10):44-48, January 2016. Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA. BibTeX

	author = {Tapasmini Sahoo and Kunal Kumar Das},
	title = {Article: An Approach for Object Detection in Multi Temporal Aerial Images},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {133},
	number = {10},
	pages = {44-48},
	month = {January},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA}


In this paper an image fusion technique is developed to detect manmade structures from multi-temporal images. Proposed method is a hybrid approach. Histogram based spectral analysis is used to remove contamination of clouds and their shadows recursively that integrates complimentary information to form a composite image from multi temporal images. Then the algorithm tries to extract edge information using discrete wavelet approach. In this work a recursive threshold based segmentation approach is used for removal of clouds and their shadows but wavelet transform is adopted for the image fusion to reduce artifacts in the fused image. Further a feature-based fusion rule is used to reduce the computing time. The proposed method is used for building detection and results show that the proposed method performs well.


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Histogram, Wavelet Transform, Recursive