Multi-Core Computer Vision and Image Processing for Intelligent Applications

Multi-Core Computer Vision and Image Processing for Intelligent Applications

Mohan S. (Al Yamamah University, Saudi Arabia) and Vani V. (Al Yamamah University, Saudi Arabia)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: August, 2016|Copyright: © 2017 |Pages: 292
ISBN13: 9781522508892|ISBN10: 1522508899|EISBN13: 9781522508908|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0889-2


A multicore platform uses distributed or parallel computing in a single computer, and this can be used to assist image processing algorithms in reducing computational complexities. By implementing this novel approach, the performance of imaging, video, and vision algorithms would improve, leading the way for cost-effective devices like intelligent surveillance cameras.

Multi-Core Computer Vision and Image Processing for Intelligent Applications is an essential publication outlining the future research opportunities and emerging technologies in the field of image processing, and the ways multi-core processing can further the field. This publication is ideal for policy makers, researchers, technology developers, and students of IT.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Computer Vision
  • Face Image Retrieval
  • Fish Monitoring
  • License Plate Detection
  • Mobile Platforms
  • Parallel Computing
  • Re-Configurable Architecture
  • Sound Glyph Database
  • Video Subtitling

Reviews and Testimonials

Editors Mohan S. and Vani V. present readers with a collection of academic papers and scholarly essays focused on contemporary and emerging developments in the field of image processing. The nine contributions that make up the main body of the text are devoted to controlling prosthetic limb movements using EEG signals, parallel computing in face image retrieval, creating a sound glyph database for video subtitling, and a wide variety of other related subjects.

– Protoview Reviews

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Dr. Mohan S is currently working as Associate Professor in CCIS, Al Yamamah University, KSA. He is the program coordinator for Computer Graphics and Multimedia concentration. His PhD was in 3D Computer Vision from University of Mysore, India in 2009. He served at various academic positions in universities like Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Anna University, Karunya in India . Before joining YU, he served as Head & Dean in colleges affiliated to Anna University, India. Dr. Mohan also served as Technical Trainer in Infosys Technologies Ltd, Mysore India. His major research interests include 3D computer vision, Multicore computer vision, Video Surveillance and Media Computing.
Vani Vasudevan holds Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Anna University and awarded doctorate in the year 2013. Her area of specialization includes Computer Graphics and Image Processing, Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering. She has more than 16 years of teaching and industry experience. To her credit, she has published 25 research papers in refereed International Journals and Conferences and presently working as Assistant Professor in College of Computer and Information Systems, Alyamamah University, Riyadh.