Hydro-dams security assessment by visible and infrared image fusion
Information and Control in Power Systems, Volume # 1 | Part# 1
Gordan, Mihaela; Dancea, Ovidiu; Vlaicu, Aurel; Stoian, Ioan; Tsatos, Odysseas; Oltean, Gabriel
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infrared imaging,data fusion,dam monitoring,image processing
Hydro dams are very important economical and social structures that have a great impact on the population living in surrounding area. Surveillance of dam status consists of a complex process which involves data acquisition and analysis techniques, implying measurements from sensors and transducers and visual inspection. To enhance the visual inspection process made by experts, we propose a computer vision technique that will allow assessment and quantification of water infiltrations inside the dam wall, based on infrared and visible spectrum image analysis and data fusion techniques.
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