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Name: Background Subtraction
ID: m19013
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module presents how background subtraction is applied and what are the mathematical tools being used.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: background subtraction
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Jeonggoo Song (
Copyright Holders: Jeonggoo Song (
Maintainers: Jeonggoo Song (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Dec 18, 2008 2:01 am -0600
Last revision to module: Dec 18, 2008 11:08 am -0600


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Version: 1.1 Dec 18, 2008 11:08 am -0600 by Jeonggoo Song
This is version 1.0

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