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ISSN: 1023-5086


ISSN: 1023-5086

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Opticheskii Zhurnal

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DOI: 10.17586/1023-5086-2020-87-06-57-65

УДК: 681.78, 004.932

Image fusion in a dual-band scanning optoelectronic system for the search and detection of poaching activity

For Russian citation (Opticheskii Zhurnal):

Маркушин Г.Н., Коротаев В.В., Кошелев А.В., Самохина И.А., Васильев А.С., Васильева А.В., Ярышев С.Н. Комплексирование изображений в двухдиапазонной сканирующей оптико-электронной системе поиска и обнаружения браконьерского промысла // Оптический журнал. 2020. Т. 87. № 6. С. 57–65.


Markushin G.N., Korotaev V.V., Koshelev A.V., Samokhina I.A., Vasil’ev A.S., Vasil’eva A.V., Yaryshev S.N. Image fusion in a dual-band scanning optoelectronic system for the search and detection of poaching activity [in Russian] // Opticheskii Zhurnal. 2020. Т. 87. № 6. С. 5765.



For citation (Journal of Optical Technology):

G. N. Markushin, V. V. Korotaev, A. V. Koshelev, I. A. Samokhina, A. S. Vasil’ev, A. V. Vasil’eva, and S. N. Yaryshev, "Image fusion in a dual-band scanning optoelectronic system for the search and detection of poaching activity," Journal of Optical Technology. 87(6), 365-370 (2020).


In this paper, a method for detecting poachers and poaching equipment using optoelectronic systems is proposed. A scheme for forming images in the video and thermal-imaging channels of an optoelectronic scanning system is also proposed. Furthermore, multi-aspect and multi-spectral image fusion methods are proposed to broaden the field of view and extend the spectral range of the system, respectively. The combination of these methods enables efficient detection of humans and vehicles on waterways and under tree cover. Finally, a structural schematic of the designed optoelectronic system, equations for image fusion, and results of the method are presented.


optical-electronic system, image integration, multi-spectral images, multi-angle images, scanning system

OCIS codes: 100.4145, 110.4234, 120.0280


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