FAST SIX DEGREE OF FREEDOM OBJECT RECOGNITION ALGORITHM

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 4343
Amount: $198,040.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1987
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
4520-a Ave H, Austin, TX, 78751
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Richard E Schultz
 (512) 454-6735
Business Contact
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Research Institution
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Abstract
PROJECT GOAL WILL BE TO DEVELOP A FAST ALGORITHM FOR VISUAL RECOGNITION OF OBJECTS IN LOW CONTRAST LIGHTING, PARTIAL VIEW AND SIX DEGREES OF FREEDOM. THE ALGORITHM WILL BE OF THE LOCAL FEATURE FOCUS TYPE. TO DEVELOP THE ALGORITHM I WILL NEED TO ACHIEVE THE FOLLOWING OBJECTIVES: 1. RULES FOR SELECTING IMAGE FEATURE CLUSTERS, 2. RULES FOR IMAGE FEATURE CLUSTER PARAMETER EXTRACTION, 3. MATCH TEST TECHNIQUE TO DETERMINE IF AN IMAGE CLUSTER IS A PROJECTION OF AN OBJECT CLUSTER AND IF SO, THE RELATIVE ORIENTATION BETWEEN IMAGE CLUSTER AND OBJECT CLUSTER, 4. TABLE LOOKUP TECHNIQUE TO REDUCE THE NUMBER OF MATCH TESTS AND, 5. IMAGE CLUSTER PROPERTY TABLE GENERATION PROGRAM.

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