Accession Number:

ADP000111

Title:

A Survey and Evaluation of FLIR Target Detection/Segmentation Algorithms

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WESTINGHOUSE DEFENSE AND ELECTRONICS CENTER BALTIMORE MD SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A study was conducted at Westinghouse and the University of Maryland to survey and evaluate FLIR target detectionsegmentation algorithms. The study was conducted in software on a data base of 50 FLIR images supplied by the three branches of the armed services. The study concluded that three techniques double-window filters, spoke filters, and border followers perform fairly well and are implementable in real-time hardware.

Subject Categories:

  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE