ObjectVideo Labs develops highly customized video intelligence solutions for its clients. Our commercial software is recognized as a global market leader in providing intelligent video analytics to leading IP Camera and Video Management System manufacturers.


Recent publications authored by members of our research team provide
additional insight into how we think, and the work we do at ObjectVideo Labs.


  • P Wang, E Blasch, XR Li, E Jones, R Hanak, W Yin, A Beach, P Brewer, “Degree of Nonlinearity (DoN) Measure for Target Tracking in Videos“, International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), 2016.
  • Sung Chun Lee, “A Trajectory Based Event Classification from UAV Videos and its Evaluation Framework”, 45th IEEE AIPR Workshop, 2016.
  • Gupta, Y. Chen, M. Park, K. Gunda, G. Qian, D. Conger, K. Shafique, “Real-World System for Image and Video Geolocalization,” in Large-Scale Visual Geo-Localization (Advances in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition), Zamir, A.R., Hakeem, A., Van Gool, L., Shah, M., Szeliski, R. (Eds.), Springer, May 2016.


  • Chen, G. Qian, K. Gunda, H. Gupta, K. Shafique, “Camera Geolocation from Mountain Images,”
    IEEE Fusion 2015


  • Park, J. Luo, R. Collins, Y. Liu, “Estimating the camera direction of a geotagged image using reference images“, Pattern Recognition Journal 2014.
  • Madden, D., Choe, T., Deng, H., Gunda, K., Gupta, H., Ramanathan, N., Rasheed, Z., Shayne, E. & Hakeem, A “Mobile ISR: Intelligent ISR management and exploitation for the expeditionary warfighter.” Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Workshop (AIPR), 2014 IEEE. IEEE, 2014.
  • Wang and K. Shafique, “Target Perceivability for Multi-frame Multi-target Tracking“, International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), 2014
  • Qian, K. Shafique and P. Wang, “Fusion of Nonlinear Motion Dynamics using Fokker-Planck Equation and Projection Filter“, International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), 2014
  • Park, T. Choe, A. Beach, A. Scanlon, “Transformative Crowdsourcing – Harnessing the Power of Crowdsourced Imagery to Simplify and Accelerate Investigations”, Human-Machine Communication for Visual Recognition and Search (HMCV), held in conjunction with European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), 2014


  • Choe, H. Deng, F. Guo, M. Lee, and N. Haering, “Semantic Video-to-Video Search Using Sub-graph Grouping and Matching“, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, 5th International Workshop on Video Event Categorization, Tagging, and Retrieval, 2013.
  • Park, J. Luo, and A. Gallagher, “Learning to Produce 3D Media from a Captured 2D Video“, in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia(pp 460-470), 2013
  • Park, Y. Chen, and K. Shafique, “Tag Configuration Matcher for Geo-tagging“, ACM International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2013.
  • Kanaujia, N. Kitten, and N. Ramanathan, “Part Segmentation of Visual Hull for 3D Human Pose Estimation”, International Workshop on Human Activity Understanding from 3D Data, held in conjunction with Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2013.
  • Liu, G. Slota, G. Zheng, Z. Wu, M. Park, S. Lee, I. Rauschert, and Y. Liu, “Symmetry Detection from Real World Images Competition 2013: Summary and Results”, in CVPR Workshop on Symmetry Detection from Real World Images Competition, 2013.


  • Hakeem, H. Gupta, A. Kanaujia, T. Choe, K. Gunda, A. Scanlon, L. Yu, Z. Zhang, P. Venetianer, Z. Rasheed and N. Haering, “Video Analytics for Business Intelligence”, in Studies in Computational Intelligence (Volume 409, pp 309-354) 2012.
  • Zhang, A. Mistry, W. Yin, and P. Venetianer, “Embedded Smart Sensor for Outdoor Parking Lot Lighting Control”, IEEE Workshop on Embedded Vision, held within the IEEE Conference on CVPR, 2012.
  • Deng, K. Gunda, Z. Rasheed, and N. Haering, “Retrieving Large-Scale High Density Video Target Tracks from Spatial Database”, ACM 3rd International Conference On Computing for Geospatial Research & Application (COM.GEO), 2012.


  • Rasheed, K. Shafique, L. Yu, M. Lee, K. Ramnath, T. Choe, O. Javed, and N. Haering, “Distributed Sensor Networks for Visual Surveillance”, in Distributed Video Sensor Networks, Springer, 2011.
  • Gupta, L. Yu, A. Hakeem, T. Choe, N. Haering, and M. Locasto, “Multimodal Complex Event Detection Framework for Wide Area Surveillance”, IEEE Workshop on Camera Networks and Wide Area Scene Analysis (held with CVPR), 2011.
  • Pero, J. Magahern, P. Lee, E. Hartley, P. Wang, A. Kanaujia, N. Haering, and K. Barnard, “Fusing object detection and region appearance for image-text alignment”, ACM Multimedia (ACMMM) short paper, 2011.
  • Choe, Z. Rasheed, G. Taylor, and N. Haering, “Globally Optimal Target Tracking in Real Time using Max-Flow Network”, 11th International Workshop on Visual Surveillance (VS2011), held in conjunction with ICCV, 2011.
  • Choe, M. Lee, F. Guo, G. Taylor, L. Yu, and N. Haering, “Semantic Video Event Search for Surveillance Video”, 11th International Workshop on Visual Surveillance (VS2011), held in conjunction with ICCV, 2011.
  • Taylor, P. Wang, Z. Rasheed, and N. Haering, “Rapid discriminative detection for smart camera applications”, IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras (ICDSC), 2011.
  • Kanaujia, N. Haering, G. Taylor, and C. Bregler, “3D Human Pose and Shape Estimation from Multi-view Imagery”, in Proceedings of IEEE CVPR Workshop of Human Activity Understanding from 3D Data, 2011.


  • Rasheed, G. Taylor, L, Yu, M. Lee, T. Choe, F. Guo, A. Hakeem, K. Ramnath, M. Smith, A. Kanaujia, D. Eubanks, and N. Haering, “Rapidly Deployable Video Analysis Sensor Units for Wide Area Surveillance”, in CVPR Workshop on Camera Networks, 2010.
  • Venetianer, and H. Deng, “Performance Evaluation of an Intelligent Video Surveillance System – A Case Study”, in The Journal of Computer Vision and Image Understanding, the Special Issue On Embedded Computer Vision, 2010.
  • Yao, X. Yang, L. Lin, M. Lee, and S. Zhu, “I2T: Image Parsing to Text Description”, in Proceedings of IEEE(Volume 98, no.8, pp 1485-1508) August 2010.
  • Deng, M. Lee, A. Hakeem, O. Javed, W. Yin, L. Yu, A. Scanlon, Z. Rasheed, and N. Haering, “Fast Forensic Video Event Retrieval Using Geospatial Computing”, ACM 1st International Conference On Computing For Geospatial Research & Application, 2010.
  • Choe, M. Lee, and N. Haering, “Traffic Analysis with Low Frame Rate Camera Networks”, IEEE Workshop on Camera Networks (WCN) in conjunction with CVPR, 2010.


  • Taylor, A. Kanaujia, K. Ramnath, and N. Haering, “A portable geo-aware visual surveillance system for vehicles”, IEEE International Workshop on Visual Surveillance, 2009.
  • Hakeem, M. Lee, O. Javed, and N. Haering, “Semantic Video Search using Natural Language Queries”, ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM-MM), 2009.


  • Lee, A. Hakeem, and N. Haering. “‘SAVE’: A Framework for Semantic Annotation of Visual Events”, CVPR Workshop, 2008.
  • Gupta, X. Cao, and N. Haering, “Map-based Active Leader Follower Surveillance System”, Workshop on Multi-camera and Multi-modal Sensor Fusion Algorithms and Applications (held with ECCV), 2008.
  • Choe, K. Ramnath, M. Lee, and N. Haering, “Image Transformation for Object Tracking in High Resolution Video”, International conference on pattern recognition (ICPR), 2008.
  • Zhang, A. Scanlon, W. Yin, L. Yu, and P. Venetianer, “Video Surveillance using a Multi-Camera Tracking and Fusion System”, Workshop on Multi-camera and Multi-modal Sensor Fusion Algorithms and Applications (held with ECCV), 2008.
  • Haering, P. Venetianer and A. Lipton, “The evolution of video surveillance: an overview”, in Machine Vision and Applications(Volume 19, Numbers 5-6, 279-290) September 2008.
  • Choe, K. Ramnath, M. Lee, and N. Haering, “Image Transformation for Object Tracking in High Resolution Video”, International conference on pattern recognition (ICPR), 2008.
  • Liu, O. Javed, G. Taylor, X. Cao, and N. Haering, “Omni-Directional Surveillance for Unmanned Water Vehicles”, International Workshop on Visual Surveillance (VS), 2008.