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Number: 348/172
Name: Television > Object tracking > Centroidal tracking
Description: Subject matter wherein a center of optical mass of the object is employed for location designation.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8660302 Apparatus and method for tracking target Feb. 25, 2014
8613030 Transmission of uncompressed video for 3-D and multiview HDTV Dec. 17, 2013
8599268 Image capturing apparatus, method of detecting tracking object, and computer program product Dec. 3, 2013
8594488 Methods and systems for video retargeting using motion saliency Nov. 26, 2013
8587684 Imaging apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program Nov. 19, 2013
8587667 Beyond field-of-view tracked object positional indicators for television event directors and camera operators Nov. 19, 2013
8564679 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and program Oct. 22, 2013
8558894 Support for audience interaction in presentations Oct. 15, 2013
8547437 Method and system for tracking and behavioral monitoring of multiple objects moving through multiple fields-of-view Oct. 1, 2013
8531514 Image providing system and image providing method Sep. 10, 2013
8525785 Multi-directional remote control system and method with highly accurate tracking Sep. 3, 2013
8514283 Automatic vision sensor placement apparatus and method Aug. 20, 2013
8502873 Method for determining clear image using an image pickup device Aug. 6, 2013
8462987 Detecting multiple moving objects in crowded environments with coherent motion regions Jun. 11, 2013
8446473 Tracking system with scattering effect utilization, in particular with star effect and/or cross effect utilization May. 21, 2013
8339456 Apparatus for intelligent and autonomous video content generation and streaming Dec. 25, 2012
8319834 Analysis of video footage Nov. 27, 2012
8314854 Apparatus and method for image recognition of facial areas in photographic images from a digital camera Nov. 20, 2012
8284257 Image pick-up apparatus and tracking method therefor Oct. 9, 2012
8284992 Monitoring system, monitoring method and program Oct. 9, 2012
8259231 Portable navigation device with TV function, processing module and operation method thereof Sep. 4, 2012
8218064 Image recognition device, focus adjustment device, image-capturing device, and image recognition method Jul. 10, 2012
8170277 Automatic tracking apparatus and automatic tracking method May. 1, 2012
8106943 Microscope image pickup system, microscope image pickup method and recording medium Jan. 31, 2012
8098885 Robust online face tracking Jan. 17, 2012
8098897 Multi dimensional imaging system Jan. 17, 2012
7940963 Monitoring system, monitoring method, and program May. 10, 2011
7916172 Image pickup apparatus with object tracking capability Mar. 29, 2011
7742073 Method and apparatus for tracking an object of interest using a camera associated with a hand-held processing device Jun. 22, 2010
7711146 Method and system for performing image re-identification May. 4, 2010
7675543 Analysis of video footage Mar. 9, 2010
7650016 System and method for tracking motion of an object image Jan. 19, 2010
7529388 Methods for automatically tracking moving entities entering and exiting a specified region May. 5, 2009
7409076 Methods and apparatus for automatically tracking moving entities entering and exiting a specified region Aug. 5, 2008
7400747 Method and apparatus for representing moving objects in a sequence of images Jul. 15, 2008
7173650 Method for assisting an automated video tracking system in reaquiring a target Feb. 6, 2007
7148895 Time-series data processing device and method Dec. 12, 2006
7133537 Method and apparatus for tracking a moving object Nov. 7, 2006
7098956 Process and device for the video recording of an illuminated field Aug. 29, 2006
7053929 Center of mass detection via an active pixel sensor May. 30, 2006
6980230 Center of mass detection via an active pixel sensor Dec. 27, 2005
RE38908 Security system for notification of an undesired condition at a monitored area with minimized false alarms Dec. 6, 2005
6965396 Video-centroid integrated circuit Nov. 15, 2005
6933977 Image pickup apparatus having auto-centering function Aug. 23, 2005
6917692 Kalman tracking of color objects Jul. 12, 2005
6911998 Automatic conformal window sizing in a video imaging system Jun. 28, 2005
6895102 Probability weighted centroid tracker May. 17, 2005
6842724 Method and apparatus for reducing start-up delay in data packet-based network streaming applications Jan. 11, 2005
6707486 Directional motion estimator Mar. 16, 2004
6678328 Information processor Jan. 13, 2004

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