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Multiple human tracking with wireless distributed pyro-electric sensors
Author(s): Nanxiang Li; Qi Hao
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Paper Abstract

The aim of this study is to design and develop a wireless distributed pyroelectric infrared sensor system which can track multiple humans. By using TI’s micro-controller MSP430149 and RF transceiver TRF6901, we have implemented a prototype multiple human tracking system, which can track two people in both follow-up and crossover scenarios with average tracking errors less than 0.5 m. The proposed wireless distributed infrared sensor system can not only run as a stand alone inmate/patient monitoring system under all illumination conditions, but also serve as a complement for conventional video and audio human tracking systems.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 May 2008
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 6940, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXIV, 694033 (1 May 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.777250
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Nanxiang Li, The Univ. of Alabama (United States)
Qi Hao, The Univ. of Alabama (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6940:
Infrared Technology and Applications XXXIV
Bjørn F. Andresen; Gabor F. Fulop; Paul R. Norton, Editor(s)

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