Image processing tools for the enhancement of concealed weapon detection

Mohamed Adel Slamani, Pramod Kumar Varshney, Raghuveer M. Rao, Mark G. Alford, David Ferris

Research output: Chapter in Book/Entry/PoemConference contribution

12 Scopus citations


A number of technologies are being developed for Concealed Weapon Detection (CWD). Use of appropriate processing techniques will be very important to the success of such technologies. This article describes digital image processing procedures currently being investigated to enhance the detection of weapons concealed underneath clothing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIEEE International Conference on Image Processing
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Number of pages5
StatePublished - 1999
Externally publishedYes
EventInternational Conference on Image Processing (ICIP'99) - Kobe, Jpn
Duration: Oct 24 1999Oct 28 1999


OtherInternational Conference on Image Processing (ICIP'99)
CityKobe, Jpn

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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