JRM Vol.34 No.5 pp. 1043-1052
doi: 10.20965/jrm.2022.p1043


Seamless Multiple-Target Tracking Method Across Overlapped Multiple Camera Views Using High-Speed Image Capture

Hyuno Kim*, Yuji Yamakawa**, and Masatoshi Ishikawa***

*Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan

**Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, The University of Tokyo
4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan

***Information Technology Center, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan

April 23, 2022
July 6, 2022
October 20, 2022
multiple target tracking, camera network, high-speed camera, object identification
Seamless Multiple-Target Tracking Method Across Overlapped Multiple Camera Views Using High-Speed Image Capture

Multiple-target tracking across camera views

Multiple-target tracking across multiple camera views is required for various practical tracking and surveillance applications. This study proposes a seamless tracking method based on label transfer using high-speed image capture. The proposed method does not require camera calibration to estimate the extrinsic parameters, and can be applied with simple line calibration. Therefore, it is effective for large-scale camera networks. In addition, owing to the features of the high-speed image capture and self-window, our method ensures seamless tracking of objects across multiple camera views. The feasibility of the method is proven through an experiment using a high-speed camera network system.

Cite this article as:
H. Kim, Y. Yamakawa, and M. Ishikawa, “Seamless Multiple-Target Tracking Method Across Overlapped Multiple Camera Views Using High-Speed Image Capture,” J. Robot. Mechatron., Vol.34, No.5, pp. 1043-1052, 2022.
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