7 December 1981 Building And Bridge Classification By Moment Invariants
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Proceedings Volume 0292, Processing of Images and Data from Optical Sensors; (1981); doi: 10.1117/12.932839
Event: 25th Annual Technical Symposium, 1981, San Diego, United States
Abstract
A classification algorithm for building and bridge structures, based on the invariant moments, is described. Development of the algorithm was motivated by the concept of a short-range cruise-missile-type weapon, the mission of which is to acquire and hand off high-value fixed targets to a terminal guidance tracker. In every case of applying the algorithm to actual IR images, the target classification score, even for a complex urban scene, has exceeded any competing image segment by 25 percent.
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John F. Gilmore, William W. Boyd, "Building And Bridge Classification By Moment Invariants", Proc. SPIE 0292, Processing of Images and Data from Optical Sensors, (7 December 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.932839; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.932839
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Image segmentation

Detection and tracking algorithms

Image processing

Weapons

Sensors

Bridges

Image sensors

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