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Mumford and Shah Functional: VLSI Analysis and Implementation
March 2006 (vol. 28 no. 3)
pp. 487-494
This paper describes the analysis of the Mumford and Shah functional from the implementation point of view. Our goal is to show results in terms of complexity for real-time applications, such as motion estimation based on segmentation techniques, of the Mumford and Shah functional. Moreover, the sensitivity to finite precision representation is addressed, a fast VLSI architecture is described, and results obtained for its complete implementation on a 0.13 \mu\rm m standard cells technology are presented.

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Index Terms:
Index Terms- Image segmentation, Mumford and Shah, performance evaluation, VLSI implementation.
Maurizio Martina, Guido Masera, "Mumford and Shah Functional: VLSI Analysis and Implementation," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 487-494, March 2006, doi:10.1109/TPAMI.2006.59
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