Patch-based texture edges and segmentation

Lior Wolf, Xiaolei Huang, Ian Martin, Dirnitris Metaxas

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Abstract

A novel technique for extracting texture edges is introduced. It is based on the combination of two ideas: the patch-based approach, and non-parametric tests of distributions. Our method can reliably detect texture edges using only local informtion. Therefore, it can be computed as a preprocessing step prior to segmentation, and can be very easily combined with parametric deformable models. These models furnish our system with smooth boundaries and globally salient structures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputer Vision - ECCV 2006, 9th European Conference on Computer Vision, Proceedings
Pages481-493
Number of pages13
DOIs
StatePublished - 2006
Event9th European Conference on Computer Vision, ECCV 2006 - Graz, Austria
Duration: May 7 2006May 13 2006

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume3952 LNCS
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349

Other

Other9th European Conference on Computer Vision, ECCV 2006
CountryAustria
CityGraz
Period5/7/065/13/06

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)

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