Real Time Fire Detection System with Image Processing

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Thu Soe Min
Kyaw Zaw Thein Oak
Wai Kit Wong


Fire detection by image processing is a growing research in this era. With many methods used to detect fire out there, an accurate method to detect fire without false alarms has not been produced much. This is due to the fact that many methods used RGB colour mode for detection. In this paper, the main focus was on detecting the fire effectively using thermal video from a thermal camera while in the same time will alert the people if fire was detected and also observed the speed of the fire which will benefit enormously to the fire fighters. With this, it was hope that fire can be detected effectively while alerting the people and giving valuable information to the fire fighters to do their job more effectively.

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