Accession Number : ADA134625

Title :   Shape Discrimination Analysis of Tactical Ground Targets.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Oct 81-Oct 82,

Corporate Author : PURDUE UNIV LAFAYETTE IN SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Mitchell,O R ; Grogan,T A

PDF Url : ADA134625

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : This interim report identifies the most significant problem in shape discrimination as the extraction of the shape from the background (segmentation). It further describes the investigation and applicability of fourier shape descriptors to the recognition of tactical targets in aerial imagery. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Optical target designators, Target discrimination, Shape, Surface targets, Tactical aircraft, Aerial photographs, Optical images, Segmented, Fourier analysis

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE