View Independent Human Gait Recognition Using Markerless 3D Human Motion Capture

  • Tomasz Krzeszowski
  • Bogdan Kwolek
  • Agnieszka Michalczuk
  • Adam Świtoński
  • Henryk Josiński
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7594)


We present an algorithm for view-independent human gait recognition. The human gait recognition is achieved using data obtained by our markerless 3D motion tracking algorithm. The tensorial gait data were reduced by multilinear principal component analysis and subsequently classified. The performance of the motion tracking algorithm was evaluated using ground-truth data from MoCap. The classification accuracy was determined using video sequences with walking performers. Experiments on multiview video sequences show the promising effectiveness of the proposed algorithm.


Motion Capture Gait Cycle Motion Tracking Motion Capture System Gait Recognition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomasz Krzeszowski
    • 2
    • 1
  • Bogdan Kwolek
    • 2
    • 1
  • Agnieszka Michalczuk
    • 1
  • Adam Świtoński
    • 1
    • 3
  • Henryk Josiński
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Polish-Japanese Institute of Information TechnologyWarszawaPoland
  2. 2.Rzeszow University of TechnologyRzeszówPoland
  3. 3.Silesian University of TechnologyGliwicePoland

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