Face recognition test at Yamaman Yukarigaoka line
Face recognition gate is testing at Yamaman Yukarigaoka line since September 2021.
Outline of the test
- Implementation period:
- Yukarigaoka, Chiku Center, Koen, Joshi-dai, Chugakko and Ino
The announcements by related companies are as the follows.
- Yamaman Co.,Ltd.
- Panasonic Connected Solutions Company
- Jorudan Co.,Ltd.
Machine for the test
There is one type of test machine. Camera and LCD is in the middle of the body, it's authenticate person's face and display its status. Under the LCD, scanner is installed that seems to be for reading QR code.
There are two type of placement style. The one is existing machine(gate) is deactivated and used as a passenger's way. The other one is using a vacant space as an aisle. It seems to specialize in the autentication function, so traffic control by a door is not used.
The left side photo was taken in the Koen station. The right side photo was taken in the Joshidai station.
Camera for monitoring ?
Monitoring camera is in the top of the body. It is Panasonic's WV-S4150 that has 5M pixel wide-angle rense. This model is also used in the machine for Osaka Metro's face recognition gate.
(Published on 2021/10/21)