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Vehicle Logo Recognition with an Ensemble of Classifiers

  • Bogusław Cyganek
  • Michał Woźniak
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8398)

Abstract

The paper presents a system for vehicle logo recognition from real digital images. The process starts with license plates localization, followed by vehicle logo detection. For this purpose the structural tensor is employed which allows fast and reliable detections even in low quality images. Detected logo areas are classified to the car brands with help of the classifier operating in the multi-dimensional tensor spaces. These are obtained after the Higher-Order Singular Value Decomposition of the prototype logo tensors. The proposed method shows high accuracy and fast operation, as verified by the experiments.

Keywords

Vehicle logo recognition logo classification tensor classifiers 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogusław Cyganek
    • 1
  • Michał Woźniak
    • 2
  1. 1.AGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland
  2. 2.Wrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland

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