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Issue No.03 - May/June (2011 vol.13)
pp: 46-52
Karin S. Komati , Federal University of Espirito Santo
Evandro O.T. Salles , Federal University of Espirito Santo
Mario Sarcinelli-Filho , Federal University of Espirito Santo
<p>This fully automated process uses edge map information to eliminate false boundaries in an image's region map, and region map information to remove noise in its edge map. It then integrates the two maps into a single, final result. Experiments on a large dataset of natural color images show that this approach matches human perception better than individual methods in terms of both quantity and quality.</p>
Region growing, edge detection, image processing, image segmentation, color segmentation, scientific visualizations, scientific computing
Karin S. Komati, Evandro O.T. Salles, Mario Sarcinelli-Filho, "KSS: Using Region and Edge Maps to Detect Image Boundaries", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.13, no. 3, pp. 46-52, May/June 2011, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.148
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