15.1.4.5 Visibility Analysis, Sight Lines, Line of Sight

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Planning. Visibility. Line of Sight. See also Hardware, Sensor and Camera Arrangements for Surveillance Systems.

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Trucco, E.[Emanuele], di Prima, M., Roberto, V.[Vito],
Visibility Scripts For Active Feature-Based Inspection,
PRL(15), No. 11, November 1994, pp. 1151-1164. BibRef 9411

Wallace, A.M., Trucco, E., di Prima, M., Lavorel, F.,
Viewer-Centred Representations for Location and Inspection,
BMVC94(xx-yy).
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Trucco, E., Thirion, E., Umasuthan, M., Wallace, A.M.,
Visibility Scripts for Active Feature Based Inspection,
BMVC92(xx-yy).
PDF File. 9209
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Roberto, V.[Vito], Trucco, E.[Emanuele],
Sensor planning techniques and active visual inspection,
CIAP95(300-306).
Springer DOI 9509
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Nagy, G.,
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Computers&Graphics(18), No. 6, November-December 1994, pp. 763-773. BibRef 9411

Huang, P.W., Lin, P.L.,
Visibility Inference Based on Spatial Knowledge Representation from Observers Perspective,
IJIS(12), No. 3, March 1997, pp. 191-202. 9703
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Kidner, D.B.[David B.], Rallings, P.J.[Philip J.], Ware, J.A.[J. Andrew],
Parallel Processing for Terrain Analysis in GIS: Visibility as a Case Study,
GeoInfo(1), No. 2, August 1997, pp. 183-207.
DOI Link BibRef 9708

de Floriani, L.[Leila], Magillo, P.[Paola],
Visibility Computations on Hierarchical Triangulated Terrain Models,
GeoInfo(1), No. 3, October 1997, pp. 219-250.
DOI Link See also Horizon Computation on a Hierarchical Triangulated Terrain Model. BibRef 9710

Krishnan, S.[Shankar], Manocha, D.[Dinesh],
Partitioning Trimmed Spline Surfaces into NonSelf-Occluding Regions for Visibility Computation,
GM(62), No. 4, July 2000, pp. 283-307. 0006
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Poorna, B., Easwarakumar, K.S.,
Visibility concepts in orthogonal polygon recognition,
PRL(22), No. 10, August 2001, pp. 1153-1159.
Elsevier DOI 0108
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Maloy, M.A.[Mark A.], and Dean, D.J.[Denis J.],
An Accuracy Assessment of Various GIS-Based Viewshed Delineation Techniques,
PhEngRS(67), No. 11, November 2001, pp. 1293-1298 Actual viewsheds from 11 viewpoints were field surveyed compared to predicted viewsheds generated using various commonly used elevation data sets, various data models, and various visibility criteria.
WWW Link. 0201
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Taycher, L.[Leonid], Darrell, T.J.[Trevor J.],
Range Segmentation Using Visibility Constraints,
IJCV(47), No. 1-3, April-June 2002, pp. 89-98.
DOI Link 0203
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Earlier: SMBV01(xx-yy). 0110
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And: MIT AIM-2001-024, September 2001.
WWW Link. Segmentation, Range. 0205
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Taycher, L.[Leonid], Darrell, T.J.[Trevor J.],
Range-based Foreground Detection Using Visibility Constraints,
CVPR01(Demos 5-6). 0110
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Izraelevitz, D.[David],
A Fast Algorithm for Approximate Viewshed Computation,
PhEngRS(69), No. 7, July 2003, pp. 767-774. The cost of generating arbitrarily close approximations to the viewshed is reduced by an order of magnitude by careful reuse of previous computations.
WWW Link. 0307
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Rana, S.[Sanjay],
Fast Approximation of Visibility Dominance Using Topographic Features as Targets and the Associated Uncertainty,
PhEngRS(69), No. 8, August 2003, pp. 881-888. Use of fundamental topographic features such as peaks, pits, passes, channels, and ridges as targets in line-of-sight analysis reduces the computation time of visibility dominance without any signifant information loss.
WWW Link. 0309
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Isler, V.[Volkan], Kannan, S.[Sampath], Daniilidis, K.[Kostas], Valtr, P.[Pavel],
VC-Dimension of Exterior Visibility,
PAMI(26), No. 5, May 2004, pp. 667-671.
IEEE Abstract. 0404
VC: Vapnik-Chervonenkis See also On the Uniform Convergence of Relative Frequencies of Events to Their Probabilities. How to determine what can be seen from where. BibRef

Yairi, T., Hori, K., Hirama, K.,
Qualitative map learning based on covisibility of objects,
SMC-B(35), No. 4, August 2005, pp. 779-800.
IEEE DOI 0508
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Samadzadegan, F.[Farhad], Azizi, A.[Ali], Abootalebi, A.[Ahmad],
Automatic Determination of the Optimum Generic Sensor Model Based on Genetic Algorithm Concepts,
PhEngRS(71), No. 3, March 2005, pp. 277-287. A genetic algorithm was used to automatically determine the optimum term and order of Generic Sensor Models for geometric correction of satellite imagery.
WWW Link. 0509
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Saadatseresht, M., Samadzadegan, F.[Farhad], Azizi, A.[Ali],
ANN-based visibility prediction for camera placement in vision metrology,
CRV04(188-194).
IEEE DOI 0408
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Kim, J.[Jaeho], Kim, H.S.[Hyung-Seok], Wohn, K.Y.[Kwang-Yun],
Visibility Preprocessing For Complex 3d Scenes Using Hardware-visibility Queries,
IJIG(6), No. 1, January 2006, pp. 1-21. 0601
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Mittal, A.[Anurag], Davis, L.S.[Larry S.],
A General Method for Sensor Planning in Multi-Sensor Systems: Extension to Random Occlusion,
IJCV(76), No. 1, January 2008, pp. 31-52.
Springer DOI 0712
BibRef
Earlier:
Visibility Analysis and Sensor Planning in Dynamic Environments,
ECCV04(Vol I: 175-189).
Springer DOI 0405
BibRef

Mittal, A.[Anurag],
Generalized Multi-sensor Planning,
ECCV06(I: 522-535).
Springer DOI 0608
Planning sensor configurations. Visibility constraints. BibRef

Ben-Moshe, B.[Boaz], Carmi, P.[Paz], Katz, M.J.[Matthew J.],
Approximating the Visible Region of a Point on a Terrain,
GeoInfo(12), No. 1, March 2008, pp. 21-36.
Springer DOI 0802
BibRef

Srikanth, M.B.[Manohar B.], Mathias, P.C., Natarajan, V.[Vijay], Naidu, P.[Prakash], Poston, T.[Timothy],
Visibility volumes for interactive path optimization,
VC(24), No. 7-9, July 2008, pp. xx-yy.
Springer DOI 0804
BibRef

Lee, S.I.[Sang Il], Cho, B.I.[Byoung In], Lee, J.K.[Jae-Kyu], Ahn, S.J.[Seong-Jin], Chung, J.W.[Jin Wook],
Visibility-based modelling and control for network-based robotics,
PRL(30), No. 11, 1 August 2009, pp. 968-976,.
Elsevier DOI 0909
Line-based recognition; Plane sweep; Real plane; Visibility test BibRef

Bottino, A.[Andrea], Laurentini, A.[Aldo], Rosano, L.[Luisa],
A new lower bound for evaluating the performances of sensor location algorithms,
PRL(30), No. 13, 1 October 2009, pp. 1175-1180,.
Elsevier DOI 0909
Art Gallery; Visual sensor positioning; Visibility; Edge Covering; Inspection; Surveillance BibRef

Andrade, M.V.A.[Marcus V. A.], Magalh„es, S.V.G.[Salles V. G.], Magalh„es, M.A.[Mirella A.], Franklin, W.R.[W. Randolph], Cutler, B.M.[Barbara M.],
Efficient viewshed computation on terrain in external memory,
GeoInfo(15), No. 2, April 2011, pp. 381-397.
WWW Link. 1103
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Costa, E.,
Simulation of the Effects of Different Urban Environments on GPS Performance Using Digital Elevation Models and Building Databases,
ITS(12), No. 3, September 2011, pp. 819-829.
IEEE DOI 1109
BibRef

Seo, B.[Beomjoo], Zimmermann, R.[Roger],
Quantitative analysis of visibility determinations for networked virtual environments,
JVCIR(23), No. 5, July 2012, pp. 705-718.
Elsevier DOI 1205
Visibility determinations; Interest management; Area-Of-Interest; Virtual reality; Object popping problem; Visual acuity model; Client-server object streaming; Visible relevance BibRef

Langer, M.S.[Michael S.], Mannan, F.[Fahim],
Visibility in three-dimensional cluttered scenes,
JOSA-A(29), No. 9, September 2012, pp. 1794-1807.
WWW Link. 1209
BibRef

Kassas, Z.M., Humphreys, T.E.,
Observability Analysis of Collaborative Opportunistic Navigation With Pseudorange Measurements,
ITS(15), No. 1, February 2014, pp. 260-273.
IEEE DOI 1403
observability BibRef

Alderson, T.[Troy], Samavati, F.[Faramarz],
Optimizing line-of-sight using simplified regular terrains,
VC(31), No. 4, April 2015, pp. 407-421.
WWW Link. 1503
BibRef

Cahalane, C.[Conor],
Combining 2D Mapping and Low Density Elevation Data in a GIS for GNSS Shadow Prediction,
IJGI(4), No. 4, 2015, pp. 2769.
DOI Link 1601
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Zhou, G., Wang, Y., Yue, T., Ye, S., Wang, W.,
Building Occlusion Detection From Ghost Images,
GeoRS(55), No. 2, February 2017, pp. 1074-1084.
IEEE DOI 1702
feature extraction BibRef

Wang, M.[Meizhen], Liu, X.J.[Xue-Jun], Zhang, Y.[Yanan], Wang, Z.[Ziran],
Camera Coverage Estimation Based on Multistage Grid Subdivision,
IJGI(6), No. 4, 2017, pp. xx-yy.
DOI Link 1705
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Zhu, J.F.[Jian-Feng], Nie, Y.P.[Yue-Ping], Gao, H.[Huaguang], Liu, F.[Fang], Yu, L.J.[Li-Jun],
GIS-Based Visibility Network and Defensibility Model to Reconstruct Defensive System of the Han Dynasty in Central Xinjiang, China,
IJGI(6), No. 8, 2017, pp. xx-yy.
DOI Link 1708
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Zhang, Y., Zhai, G., Liu, J., Weng, X., Chen, Y.,
'Window of visibility' inspired security lighting system,
WSSIP17(1-5)
IEEE DOI 1707
Cameras, Frequency-domain analysis, Lighting, Security, Spatiotemporal phenomena, Video equipment, Visualization, Display technology, Temporal Psychovisual Modulation, Window of visibility BibRef

Harakeh, A.[Ali], Asmar, D.[Daniel], Shammas, E.[Elie],
Identifying Good Training Data for Self-Supervised Free Space Estimation,
CVPR16(3530-3538)
IEEE DOI 1612
BibRef

Lee, J.Y.[Jae-Yong], Kim, Y.[Youngmo],
Applicability of 3DVE Indicator for Cultural Heritage Landscape Management,
EuroMed16(I: 131-143).
Springer DOI 1611
3D Visual Exposure. For control of building heights. BibRef

Ruan, L.[Ling], Long, Y.[Ying], Zhang, L.[Ling], Wu, X.L.[Xiao Ling],
A Geographic Analysis Of Optimal Signage Location Selection In Scenic Area,
ISPRS16(B2: 477-481).
DOI Link 1610
BibRef

Joo, H.[Hanbyul], Park, H.S.[Hyun Soo], Sheikh, Y.[Yaser],
MAP Visibility Estimation for Large-Scale Dynamic 3D Reconstruction,
CVPR14(1122-1129)
IEEE DOI 1409
BibRef

Bassani, M., Grasso, N., Piras, M.,
3D GIS Based Evaluation of the Available Sight Distance to Assess Safety of Urban Roads,
CMRT15(137-143).
DOI Link 1602
BibRef

Hansard, M.[Miles],
Stochastic visibility in point-sampled scenes,
BMVC15(xx-yy).
DOI Link 1601
BibRef

Liu, S., Zhang, S.,
Visibility Analysis of the Oriental Pearl Based on Digital Landscape Simulation: View from East Daming Road of Shanghai,
CIPA15(299-303).
DOI Link 1508
BibRef

Allison, T., Fraser, D., Stefanakis, E.,
Weighted Visibility Classification and Seating Plan for the Aitken University Centre,
Geospatial14(227-234).
DOI Link 1411
BibRef

Fehrman, B., McGough, J.,
Handling occlusion with an inexpensive array of cameras,
Southwest14(105-108)
IEEE DOI 1406
cameras BibRef

Allen, R.[River], MacMillan, N.[Neil], Marinakis, D.[Dimitri], Nishat, R.I.[Rahnuma Islam], Rahman, R.[Rayhan], Whitesides, S.[Sue],
The Range Beacon Placement Problem for Robot Navigation,
CRV14(151-158)
IEEE DOI 1406
Acoustics BibRef

Idrees, H.[Haroon], Saleemi, I.[Imran], Shah, M.[Mubarak],
Statistical Inference of Motion in the Invisible,
ECCV12(IV: 544-557).
Springer DOI 1210
I.e. where can they really be? Video:
WWW Link. BibRef

Choudhary, S.[Siddharth], Narayanan, P.J.,
Visibility Probability Structure from SfM Datasets and Applications,
ECCV12(V: 130-143).
Springer DOI 1210
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Piciarelli, C.[Claudio], Foresti, G.L.[Gian Luca],
PTZ network configuration for optimal 3D coverage,
RAWNETS11(435-437).
IEEE DOI 1111
See also On-line trajectory clustering for anomalous events detection. BibRef

Brimkov, V.E.[Valentin E.], Leach, A.[Andrew], Mastroianni, M.[Michael], Wu, J.[Jimmy],
Experimental Study on Approximation Algorithms for Guarding Sets of Line Segments,
ISVC10(I: 592-601).
Springer DOI 1011
Where to place guards for visibility in structure modeled by straight lines. BibRef

Zhang, L.X.[Liu-Xin], Jia, Y.D.[Yun-De],
Visibility of Multiple Cameras in a Scene with Unknown Geometry,
ICPR10(3619-3622).
IEEE DOI 1008
BibRef

Hou, Z.J.[Zu-Jun], Yau, W.Y.[Wei-Yun],
Visible Entropy: A Measure for Image Visibility,
ICPR10(4448-4451).
IEEE DOI 1008
BibRef

Rishabh, I.[Ish], Jain, R.[Ramesh],
Interactive semantic camera coverage determination using 3D floorplans,
ACVHL10(33-40).
IEEE DOI 1006
BibRef

Chowdhury, S.P.[Shyama Prosad], McMenemy, K.[Karen], Peng, J.X.[Jian-Xun],
Performance Evaluation of Airport Lighting Using Mobile Camera Techniques,
CAIP09(1171-1178).
Springer DOI 0909
BibRef

Koch, M.W.[Mark W.], Giron, C.[Casey], Nguyen, H.D.[Hung D.],
A rapidly deployable virtual presence extended defense system,
OTCBVS09(82-89).
IEEE DOI 0906
Learn the visibility of the sensor, applied to acoustic and seismic. BibRef

Basri, R.[Ronen], Felzenszwalb, P.F.[Pedro F.], Girshick, R.B.[Ross B.], Jacobs, D.W.[David W.], Klivans, C.J.[Caroline J.],
Visibility constraints on features of 3D objects,
CVPR09(1231-1238).
IEEE DOI 0906
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Ruiz, D.[Diego], Hagihara, K.[Kaori], Macq, B.[Benoit],
Monitoring large volumes of interest by using voxel visibility,
3DTV09(1-4).
IEEE DOI 0905
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Vaquero, D.A.[Daniel A.], Feris, R.S.[Rogerio S.], Turk, M.A.[Matthew A.], Raskar, R.[Ramesh],
Characterizing the shadow space of camera-light pairs,
CVPR08(1-8).
IEEE DOI 0806
BibRef

Gupta, P.[Priti], Bansal, M.[Mukti], Markan, C.M.,
Neuromorphic Adaptable Ocular Dominance Maps,
PReMI07(49-56).
Springer DOI 0712
BibRef

Koldas, G.[Gurkan], Isler, V.[Veysi], Lau, R.W.H.[Rynson W. H.],
Six Degrees of Freedom Incremental Occlusion Horizon Culling Method for Urban Environments,
ISVC07(I: 792-803).
Springer DOI 0711
BibRef

Tang, Y.[Yang], Wu, H.Z.[Hui-Zhong], Xiao, F.[Fu], Xiao, L.[Liang],
Compute visibility without depth in multi-reference images,
ICARCV04(II: 815-820).
IEEE DOI 0412
BibRef

Kaucic, B., Zalik, B.,
An Overview of Visibility Problem Algorithms in 1.5D,
WSCG02(241).
HTML Version. 0209
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Houpert, S.,
Inverse Simulation of Sunshine: Visibility and Reflection in Architectural and Urban Spaces,
WSCG02(217).
HTML Version. 0209
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Kang, S.B.[Sing Bang], Seitz, S.M.[Steven M.], Sloan, P.P.[Peter-Pike],
Visual Tunnel Analysis for Visibility Prediction and Camera Planning,
CVPR00(II: 195-202).
IEEE DOI 0005
from a sequence taken by moving along a path BibRef

Stevens, M.R.[Mark R.], Beveridge, J.R.[J. Ross],
Multisensor Occlusion Reasoning,
ICPR98(Vol I: 210-214).
IEEE DOI 9808
BibRef

Sirakov, N.M.[Nikolai Metodiev],
A fast approach for determining of visibility of 3D object's surfaces,
CIAP97(II: 292-299).
Springer DOI 9709
BibRef

McDermott, D., Gelsey, A.,
Terrain Analysis For Tactical Situation Assessment,
SRMSF87(420-429). BibRef 8700

Chapter on Active Vision, Camera Calibration, Mobile Robots, Navigation, Road Following continues in
Free Space Computations, Free Space Analysis .


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