Modelling Object Behaviour in a Video Surveillance System Using Pawlak’s Flowgraph

  • Karol Lisowski
  • Andrzej Czyzewski
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 429)

Abstract

In this paper, methodology of acquisition and processing of video streams for the purpose of modelling object behaviour is presented. Multilevel contextual video processing was also mentioned. The Pawlak’s flowgraph is used as a container for the knowledge related to the behaviour of objects in the area supervised by a video surveillance system. Spatio-temporal dependencies in transitions between cameras can be easily changed in real-life situations. In order to cope with such fluctuating conditions, an adaptive algorithm is implemented. Consequently, as it was shown the flowgraph reacts faster to the occurring changes.

Keywords

surveillance systems Pawlak’s fowgraphs object behaviour 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karol Lisowski
    • 1
  • Andrzej Czyzewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Multimedia SystemsGdańsk University of TechnologyGdañskPoland

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