International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP)
ISSN: 2074-9074 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9082 (Online)
Published By: MECS Press
IJIGSP Vol.9, No.2, Feb. 2017
Real-time Object Tracking with Active PTZ Camera using Hardware Acceleration Approach
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This paper presents the design and implementation of a dedicated hardware (VLSI) architecture for real-time object tracking. In order to realize the complete system, the designed VLSI architecture has been integrated with different input/output video interfaces. These video interfaces along with the designed object tracking VLSI architecture have been coded using VHDL, simulated using ModelSim, and synthesized using Xilinx ISE tool chain. A working prototype of complete object tracking system has been implemented on Xilinx ML510 (Virtex-5 FX130T) FPGA board. The implemented system is capable of tracking the moving target object in real-time in PAL (720x576) resolution live video stream directly coming from the camera. Additionally, the implemented system also provides the real-time desired camera movement to follow the tracked object over a larger area.
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Sanjay Singh, Ravi Saini, Sumeet Saurav, Anil K Saini,"Real-time Object Tracking with Active PTZ Camera using Hardware Acceleration Approach", International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP), Vol.9, No.2, pp.55-62, 2017.DOI: 10.5815/ijigsp.2017.02.07
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