Multimedia Tools and Applications

, Volume 73, Issue 1, pp 91–107 | Cite as

Person re-identification by fuzzy space color histogram

  • Zong Jie XiangEmail author
  • Qiren Chen
  • Yuncai Liu


In this paper we propose a new feature for person re-identification with or without the full gallery of persons: the Fuzzy Space Color Histogram. This feature contains both the space and color information, and is characterized by fuzzy quantization. We can optionally integrate our feature with Fuzzy Foreground when accurate segmentation is unavailable. Intensive experiments on three typical datasets have demonstrated that our method achieves promising results in real time.


Re-identification Camera network Gallery Fuzzy space color histogram 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AutomationShanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghaiChina

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