Selective Visual Attention in Electronic Video Surveillance

Khurshid Ahmad


In this paper we describe how a model of selective visual attention, driven entirely by visual features might be used to attend to “unusual” events in a complex surveillance environment. For the purposes of illustration and elaboration we have used an implementation of an early processing model of attention (due to Itti and Koch [1]) to process ground-truth surveillance video data [2].


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Ahmad K. (2005). Selective Visual Attention in Electronic Video Surveillance . In Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Information Systems - Volume 1: PRIS, (ICEIS 2005) ISBN 972-8865-28-7, pages 204-212. DOI: 10.5220/0002564302040212

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author={Khurshid Ahmad},
title={Selective Visual Attention in Electronic Video Surveillance},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Information Systems - Volume 1: PRIS, (ICEIS 2005)},

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JO - Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Information Systems - Volume 1: PRIS, (ICEIS 2005)
TI - Selective Visual Attention in Electronic Video Surveillance
SN - 972-8865-28-7
AU - Ahmad K.
PY - 2005
SP - 204
EP - 212
DO - 10.5220/0002564302040212