Proceedings of the Third ACM International Workshop on Video Surveillance & Sensor Networks - VSSN '05 2005 DOI: 10.1145/1099396.1099413 View full text
Edoardo Ardizzone, Marco La Cascia, Giuseppe Lo Re, Marco Ortolani

Abstract: This paper describes an on-going work aimed at designing and deploying a system for the surveillance and monitoring of an archaeological site, namely the "Valley of the Temples" in Agrigento, Italy. Given the relevance of the site from an artistical and historical point of view, it is important to protect the monuments from malicious or simply incautious behavior; however, the vastity of the area to be monitored and the vague definition of its boundaries make it unpractical to provide extensive coverage throu…

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