Accuracy of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) and Real World UK Number Plate Problems

Mike Rhead, Rob Gurney, Soodamani Ramalingam, Neil Cohen

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This paper considers real world UK number plates and relates these to ANPR. It considers aspects of the relevant legislation and standards when applying them to real world number plates. The varied manufacturing techniques and varied
specifications of component parts are also noted. The varied fixing methodologies and fixing locations are discussed as well as the impact on image capture.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProcs 46th IEEE Int Carnahan Conf on Security Technology
Subtitle of host publicationICCST
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)978-1-4673-2451-9
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Event46th IEEE Int Carnahan Conf on Security Technology - Boston, United States
Duration: 15 Oct 201218 Oct 2012


Conference46th IEEE Int Carnahan Conf on Security Technology
Country/TerritoryUnited States

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