Implementation Fire Detection Algorithm Using Fixed Point Digital Signal Processor

  • Jangsik Park
  • Hyuntae Kim
  • Yunsik Yu
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 200)


In this paper, a fire detection algorithm based on video processing is proposed. Probability feature of smoke and flame is model by Gaussian mixture model. The whole process is divided into three parts, candidate flame or smoke selection, Gaussian mixture model calculation, and flame or smoke decision. The algorithm was implemented with fixed point DSP. As results of experiments, it is shown that the proposed algorithm and implemented video processing board effectively detects smokes and flames.


Fire Detection Gaussian Mixture Model fixed-point DSP 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jangsik Park
    • 1
  • Hyuntae Kim
    • 2
  • Yunsik Yu
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electronics EngineeringKyungsung UniversityNam-guKorea
  2. 2.Department of Multimedia EngineeringDongeui UniversityBusanjin-kuKorea
  3. 3.Convergence of IT DevicesInstitute BusanBusanjin-kuKorea

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