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International Journal of New Developments in Engineering and Society, 2024, 8(1); doi: 10.25236/IJNDES.2024.080102.

Research and Development Trend of Image Depth Estimation Technology Based on Deep Learning


Guo Xin

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Guo Xin

School of Intelligence Science and Engineering, Xi'an Peihua University, Xi'an, 710125, China


The research and development trends in image depth estimation technology based on deep learning methodologies. The study highlights the transition from traditional methods to deep learning approaches, emphasizing the significance of depth estimation in various computer vision applications. Key challenges, including occlusion handling, scale variance, and scene complexity, are discussed, alongside methodological advancements such as single-image depth prediction, stereo depth estimation, and multi-view depth inference. Additionally, the fusion of depth with other modalities, such as RGB-D and RGB-T, is explored. The paper also addresses the challenges of robustness in diverse environmental conditions and computational efficiency for real-time deployment. Applications of image depth estimation technology in robotics, augmented and virtual reality, autonomous driving, and medical imaging are presented, highlighting the transformative impact of deep learning on enhancing depth perception and scene understanding.


Deep learning, Image depth estimation, Convolutional neural networks, Multi-view fusion, Robustness

Cite This Paper

Guo Xin. Research and Development Trend of Image Depth Estimation Technology Based on Deep Learning. International Journal of New Developments in Engineering and Society (2024) Vol.8, Issue 1: 7-12. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJNDES.2024.080102.


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