International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP)
ISSN: 2074-9074 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9082 (Online)
Published By: MECS Press
IJIGSP Vol.7, No.2, Jan. 2015
Gait Recognition for Human Identification Using Fourier Descriptor and Anatomical Landmarks
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This paper presents a gait recognition method which is based on spatio-temporal movement characteristics of human subject with respect to surveillance camera. Different measures, like leg rise from ground (LRFG), the angles created between the legs with the centre of Mass (ABLC), angles created between the Centre of Mass Knee and Ankle with the (CKA), angles created between Centre of Mass, Wrist and knee (CWK), the distances between the control points and centre of Mass (DCC) have been taken as different features. Fourier descriptor has been used for shape extraction of individual frames of a subject. Statistical approach has been used for recognition of individuals based on the n feature vectors, each of size 23(collected from LRFG, ABLCs, CKA, CWK and DCCs) for each video frame. It has been found that recognition result of our approach is encouraging with compared to other recent methods.
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Mridul Ghosh, Debotosh Bhattacharjee,"Gait Recognition for Human Identification Using Fourier Descriptor and Anatomical Landmarks", IJIGSP, vol.7, no.2, pp.30-38, 2015.DOI: 10.5815/ijigsp.2015.02.05
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