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Number: 382/209
Name: Image analysis > Pattern recognition > Template matching (e.g., specific devices that determine the best match)
Description: Subject matter wherein a pattern* is detected directly by looking for a match between the input image and a representation of the pattern*, traditionally a two-dimensional template or mask.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
382/216 At multiple image orientations or positions 194
382/217 Electronic template 321
382/212 Nonholographic optical mask or transparency 57
382/210 Spatial filtering (e.g., holography) 206
382/215 Using dynamic programming or elastic templates (e.g., warping) 118

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8712216 Selection of hash lookup keys for efficient retrieval Apr. 29, 2014
8705872 Systems and methods for hand gesture control of an electronic device Apr. 22, 2014
8705871 Form image managing system and method Apr. 22, 2014
8705863 Method and system for providing a computer implemented control system for an automated system Apr. 22, 2014
8705851 Method and apparatus for training a probe model based machine vision system Apr. 22, 2014
8705850 Object determining device and program thereof Apr. 22, 2014
8693790 Form template definition method and form template definition apparatus Apr. 8, 2014
8693789 Face and expression aligned moves Apr. 8, 2014
8693788 Assessing features for classification Apr. 8, 2014
8693785 Image matching devices and image matching methods thereof Apr. 8, 2014
8687849 Orientation invariant object identification using model-based image processing Apr. 1, 2014
8687844 Visual detection system for identifying objects within region of interest Apr. 1, 2014
8682082 Pictogram and ISO symbol decoder service Mar. 25, 2014
8682060 Image processing method, apparatus, and computer program product Mar. 25, 2014
8682031 Image processing device, camera, image processing method, and program Mar. 25, 2014
8675972 Method and device for determining the pose of a three-dimensional object in an image and method and device for creating at least one key image for object tracking Mar. 18, 2014
8670621 Using invariants of spherical harmonics to rotational and translational transformations for image recognition in industrial and security applications Mar. 11, 2014
8666171 Image processing apparatus and pixel interpolation method Mar. 4, 2014
8666170 Computer system and method of matching for images and graphs Mar. 4, 2014
8660366 Smart creation of photobooks Feb. 25, 2014
8660365 Systems and methods for processing extracted plane features Feb. 25, 2014
8655070 Tree detection form aerial imagery Feb. 18, 2014
8649563 Object tracking Feb. 11, 2014
8648912 Vehicle periphery monitoring apparatus Feb. 11, 2014
8644620 Processing of matching regions in a stream of screen images Feb. 4, 2014
8644619 Key blank identification system with groove scanning Feb. 4, 2014
8644562 Multimodal ocular biometric system and methods Feb. 4, 2014
8643739 Image recognition apparatus, processing method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium Feb. 4, 2014
8643714 Test device and method for testing display parameters Feb. 4, 2014
8639045 Image processing device and image processing method Jan. 28, 2014
8639039 Apparatus and method for estimating amount of blurring Jan. 28, 2014
8638987 Image-based hand detection apparatus and method Jan. 28, 2014
8638363 Automatically capturing information, such as capturing information using a document-aware device Jan. 28, 2014
8636214 Recognition of encoded information on documents Jan. 28, 2014
8634657 Image processing device and computer-program product of image evaluation Jan. 21, 2014
8634656 Recognizing objects by utilizing dictionary data and probability data determined by machine learning Jan. 21, 2014
8634655 Key blank identification system with bitting analysis Jan. 21, 2014
8630494 Method and system for sharing image content based on collection proximity Jan. 14, 2014
8630478 Method and apparatus for locating objects Jan. 14, 2014
8630464 Adaptive iris matching using database indexing Jan. 14, 2014
8630461 Vehicle position detection system Jan. 14, 2014
8625898 Computer-readable storage medium, image recognition apparatus, image recognition system, and image recognition method Jan. 7, 2014
8625887 Systems and methods for matching visual object components Jan. 7, 2014
8620091 Method and apparatus for detecting specific external human body parts from texture energy maps of images by performing convolution Dec. 31, 2013
8620065 Methods and systems for three dimensional optical imaging, sensing, particle localization and manipulation Dec. 31, 2013
8620060 Model image acquisition support apparatus, model image acquisition support method, and model image acquisition support program Dec. 31, 2013
8620022 Event structure system and controlling method and medium for the same Dec. 31, 2013
8615137 Method for recognizing pattern, pattern recognizer and computer program Dec. 24, 2013
8615124 Comparison of optical and magnetic character data for identification of character defect type Dec. 24, 2013
8615108 Systems and methods for initializing motion tracking of human hands Dec. 24, 2013

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