TMM, Inc. Develops TRUDEF(TM) Video Magnifier and Tracking Tool for HD Video
WILMINGTON, DELAWARE--(Marketwired - December 16, 2013) - TMM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS:TMMI) ("TMMI") or (the "Company") is pleased to announce a new advance in its TRUDEF™ video compression and image enhancement research and development program. As TMMI researchers continue to improve the TRUDEF fractal compression engine, the team is also developing customizable image processing solutions for scientific, industrial and military clients. Built on top of the compression engine, the engineering team has completed demonstrable prototypes of object tracking, image magnification, super resolution and image enhancement filters. These technologies provide client specific applications that combine state-of-the-art compression technology with advanced image processing tools.
The magnification prototype can enlarge selectable sub-areas of a video stream in real time. This is particularly useful in scientific and surveillance applications. The object-tracking prototype allows a user to mouse-select a single object or multiple objects in a source video, and track a visually dynamic or "evolving" targets. These "object images" can then be resolution enhanced using super-resolution. Additionally, the research team has added filters that significantly improve the visual clarity of otherwise challenging source video in real time.
The prototypes the team has developed are in response to the needs of a complex video imaging market driven primarily by the Sports, Exploration, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance communities. These capabilities are clearly applicable to a number of scientific and industrial sectors as well. Interested parties are invited to contact us for further information and demonstrations.
ON BEHALF OF THE TMMI BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF TMM, INC.:
GERARD V. CAVANAUGH
CHAIRMAN AND PRESIDENT
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