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Petr ?ereda, Anna Vilanova Bartrol?, Iwo W.O. Serlie, Frans A. Gerritsen, "Visualization of Boundaries in Volumetric Data Sets Using LH Histograms," IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 208218, March/April, 2006.  
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@article{ 10.1109/TVCG.2006.39, author = {Petr ?ereda and Anna Vilanova Bartrol? and Iwo W.O. Serlie and Frans A. Gerritsen}, title = {Visualization of Boundaries in Volumetric Data Sets Using LH Histograms}, journal ={IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics}, volume = {12}, number = {2}, issn = {10772626}, year = {2006}, pages = {208218}, doi = {http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TVCG.2006.39}, publisher = {IEEE Computer Society}, address = {Los Alamitos, CA, USA}, }  
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TY  JOUR JO  IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics TI  Visualization of Boundaries in Volumetric Data Sets Using LH Histograms IS  2 SN  10772626 SP208 EP218 EPD  208218 A1  Petr ?ereda, A1  Anna Vilanova Bartrol?, A1  Iwo W.O. Serlie, A1  Frans A. Gerritsen, PY  2006 KW  Volume visualization KW  direct volume rendering KW  transfer functions KW  multidimensional transfer functions KW  region growing. VL  12 JA  IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics ER   
Abstract—A crucial step in volume rendering is the design of transfer functions that will highlight those aspects of the volume data that are of interest to the user. For many applications, boundaries carry most of the relevant information. Reliable detection of boundaries is often hampered by limitations of the imaging process, such as blurring and noise. We present a method to identify the materials that form the boundaries. These materials are then used in a new domain that facilitates interactive and semiautomatic design of appropriate transfer functions. We also show how the obtained boundary information can be used in regiongrowingbased segmentation.
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