Decision Level Multiple Cameras Fusion Using Dezert-Smarandache Theory

  • Esteban Garcia
  • Leopoldo Altamirano
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4673)


This paper presents a model for multiple cameras fusion, which is based on Dezert-Smarandache theory of evidence. We have developed a fusion model which works at the decision fusion level to track objects on a ground plane using geographically distributed cameras. As we are fusing at decision level, track is done based on predefined zones. We present early results of our model tested on CGI animated simulations, applying a perspective-based basic belief assignment function. Our experiments suggest that the proposed technique yields a good improvement in tracking accuracy when spatial regions are used to track.


Multiple Cameras Fusion Tracking Dezert-Smarandache Theory Decision Level Fusion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Esteban Garcia
    • 1
  • Leopoldo Altamirano
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics, Luis Enrique Erro No. 1.Tonantzintla, PuebaMexico

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