Object detection – Introduction

People involved:

Duc-Phu CHAU

Julien BADIE


Étienne CORVÉE

Silviu-Tudor SERBAN


By definition, Object detection is a computer technology related to computer vision and image processing that deals with detecting, in digital images and videos, instances of semantic objects of a certain class, such as:

– humans

– buildings

– cars, etc.

Well-researched domains of object detection include face detection and pedestrian detection.

Object detection has applications in many areas of computer vision, including image retrieval and video surveillance.

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