AALART: Thales-Challenge Low-pixel Automatic Target Detection and Recognition

Project Details


Development and demonstration of algorithms using low resolution image data, into thermal imaging systems, that can automatically recognize a human or vehicle and identify one vehicle type from another and reduce the amount of data that needs to be analysed by the operator.

Key findings

1. Paper publication. https://research.edgehill.ac.uk/en/persons/huaizhong-zhang/publications/
2. Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards 2018. https://interface-online.org.uk/news/scottish-knowledge-exchange-awards-2018-winners-announced-0
3. The findings/achievements had been reported by BBC Scotland, please see the link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-40623890
Short titleAALART
Effective start/end date17/10/1631/10/17


  • Video surveillance
  • Object tracking
  • Deep learning


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