Tracking and Speed Estimation of Moving Vehicle for Traffic Surveillance System

  • Kamaraju Kamakula
  • J. Sharmila Rani
  • G. Santhosi
  • G. Gowri Pushpa
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 381)

Abstract

Vehicle speed plays a crucial role in determining safety in traffic. In this paper vehicle speed is automatically estimated from video sequences taken from a single calibrated camera, so that this information can be used in controlling the traffic. The vehicle motion is detected and tracked along the frames. Our proposed system tracks the vehicles and gives the estimated speed of the vehicles using optical flow technique-Lucas Kanade using Pyramidal implementation.

Keywords

Optical flow Lucas kanade Pyramid Velocity estimation Object tracking 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kamaraju Kamakula
    • 1
  • J. Sharmila Rani
    • 1
  • G. Santhosi
    • 1
  • G. Gowri Pushpa
    • 1
  1. 1.Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and SciencesVisakhapatnamIndia

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