Strategic Way to Count the Number of People in a Room Using Multiple Kinect Cameras

  • Yuchen Liu
  • Sourav Chakraborty
  • Ashutosh Kumar
  • Rakesh SealEmail author
  • Sohang Sengupta
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1065)


This paper proposes a system in which we use multiple Kinect cameras placed in very strategic positions to accurately detect the presence of the number of human beings present in a room and also keep a count of the number entering and leaving the room. Banking physical security and enterprise data centre security are some of the areas where such technologies can effectively make a difference in terms of physical security practices and attendance.


Kinect camera Face detection OpenCV Overhead camera Deep learning Facenet Computer vision Convolutional neural network (CNN) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuchen Liu
    • 1
  • Sourav Chakraborty
    • 2
  • Ashutosh Kumar
    • 3
  • Rakesh Seal
    • 4
    Email author
  • Sohang Sengupta
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringBoston UniversityBostonUSA
  2. 2.Imperial College London Business SchoolLondonUK
  3. 3.Department of Information TechnologyInstitute of Engineering and ManagementKolkataIndia
  4. 4.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringInstitute of Engineering and ManagementKolkataIndia
  5. 5.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringInstitute of Engineering and ManagementKolkataIndia

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