Automatic Vehicle Detection in Space Images Supported by Digital Map Data

@inproceedings{Leitloff2005AutomaticVD,
  title={Automatic Vehicle Detection in Space Images Supported by Digital Map Data},
  author={J. Leitloff and S. Hinz and Uwe. Stilla},
  year={2005}
}
Due to increasing traffic there is high demand in traffic monitoring of densely populated urban areas. In our approach we focus on the detection of vehicle queues and use a priori information of roads location and direction. In high resolution satellite imagery single vehicles can hardly be separated since they are merged to either dark or bright ribbons… CONTINUE READING