DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-11568-4_10
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Abstract: Abstract This chapter discusses the challenges of automating surveillance and reconnaissance tasks for infra-red visual data obtained from aerial platforms. These problems have gained significant importance over the years, especially with the advent of lightweight and reliable imaging devices. Detection and tracking of objects of interest has traditionally been an area of interest in the computer vision literature. These tasks are rendered especially challenging in aerial sequences of infra red modality. The …

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