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Efficient Algorithms for the Soft Morphological Operators
November 1996 (vol. 18 no. 11)
pp. 1142-1147

Abstract—This correspondence presents two soft morphological algorithms that process multiple images simultaneously. The first algorithm performs best when the structuring elements contain less than 19 points; whereas, the second algorithm should be used for larger structuring elements. Theoretical and experimental analyses show these algorithms are faster than the conventional algorithm.

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Index Terms:
Mathematical morphology, soft morphology, image processing algorithms, efficient algorithms.
Citation:
Michael A. Zmuda, Louis A. Tamburino, "Efficient Algorithms for the Soft Morphological Operators," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 18, no. 11, pp. 1142-1147, Nov. 1996, doi:10.1109/34.544086
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