International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Call for Papers | Open Access | Double Blind Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064


Downloads: 197 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper | Computer Science | United States of America | Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020


Maintaining Social Distancing using Artificial Intelligence

Krish Chaudhary


Abstract: A technological solution to help people stay six feet apart from each other and maintain social distancing in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. The software is installed in the hardware of CCTV cameras and can perform effective contact tracing. The application goes through the video footage and does the following process for every frame in the video. It uses Python libraries such as Keras-RetinaNet to detect which objects are human and where they are located in the frame. Then, it uses the law of similar triangles to find the distances between people, whose accuracy is improved by 30 % using the law of cosines to find a more accurate distance. The application then uses Multi-task Cascaded Convolutional Neural Networks to grab people’s faces from an image and then uses a face recognizer to recognize the names of people in the frame. The application then alerts every user that broke the social distancing rule through email and logs the instance into a database from that frame. For every frame, the application uses cv2 to create an edited image of the original that displays which people broke the social distancing rule, by writing names on top of their bounding boxes and drawing red lines between the people who broke it. In the end, the application outputs an edited video clip of the original, which in reality is a collection of all the edited frames. Already it has begun to show promise, with an 85 percent accuracy rate.


Keywords: Social Distancing, Coronavirus, Pandemic, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Contact Tracing, Computer Vision, computer science, python, MTCNN


Edition: Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020,


Pages: 1095 - 1100


How to Download this Article?

You Need to Register Your Email Address Before You Can Download the Article PDF


How to Cite this Article?

Krish Chaudhary, "Maintaining Social Distancing using Artificial Intelligence", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020, pp. 1095-1100, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SR20918074626

Click below to Watch Video Lecture of Above Article

ePresentation

Share this Video Lecture

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Pandemic'

Downloads: 2 | Weekly Hits: ⮙2 | Monthly Hits: ⮙2

Research Paper, Computer Science, Saudi Arabia, Volume 11 Issue 9, September 2022

Pages: 490 - 494

Applying the ARIMA Deep Learning Algorithm to Predict the Coronavirus in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia using Time Series Data

Afrah Owehan Al-Rashedi | Mohammed Abdullah Al-Hagery [5]

Share this Article

Downloads: 4 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙4

Masters Thesis, Computer Science, India, Volume 11 Issue 3, March 2022

Pages: 1430 - 1432

Online Proctoring System to Avoid Defrauding

K. Pranay Krishna | Dr. G. Arun Sampaul Thomas | B. Manasa

Share this Article
Top