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Review on Vision based Human Activity Analysis

by Sreeja Sankaran Nampoothiri, Anoop B. K
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 99 - Number 2
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors: Sreeja Sankaran Nampoothiri, Anoop B. K

Sreeja Sankaran Nampoothiri, Anoop B. K . Review on Vision based Human Activity Analysis. International Journal of Computer Applications. 99, 2 ( August 2014), 9-14. DOI=10.5120/17343-6240

@article{ 10.5120/17343-6240,
author = { Sreeja Sankaran Nampoothiri, Anoop B. K },
title = { Review on Vision based Human Activity Analysis },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { August 2014 },
volume = { 99 },
number = { 2 },
month = { August },
year = { 2014 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 9-14 },
numpages = {9},
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doi = { 10.5120/17343-6240 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
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Recognizing human actions are important in various real time applications. Review on human activity analysis is provided in three sections. The first section in this paper presents an overall classification to Human activity analysis from feature extraction to recognition systems. In the second section a survey is included which provides technical information to activity analysis. Finally a brief description of databases which came across in survey is also included. The overall purpose of this paper is to provide a basic understanding to human activity analysis and to analyze the major challenge in human activity analysis.

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Computer Science
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Background Subtraction (BS) Human Activity Recognition (HAR) Motion Energy Image (MEI) Hidden Markov Model (HMM) State Vector Machine (SVM)