Recent advances in computer vision

Massimo Piccardi, Tony Jan

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The advances in computer vision, which is a branch of artificial intelligence that focuses on providing computers with the functions typical of human vision is discussed. Computer vision has produced important application in fields such as robotics, biomedicine, industrial automation and satellite observation of Earth. The basic idea behind the use of computer vision in HCIs is that it can be instructed more naturally by human gestures than by using keyboard or mouse. The potentiality of computer vision in improving plant and public safety is attracting increasing attention in security concious community.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)18-21
Number of pages4
JournalIndustrial Physicist
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2003
Externally publishedYes


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