Advances in Low-Level Color Image Processing, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9400775849
  • ISBN-13: 9789400775848
  • DDC: 621.367
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 425 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Color perception plays an important role in object recognition and scene understanding both for humans and intelligent vision systems. Recent advances in digital color imaging and computer hardware technology have led to an explosion in the use of color images in a variety of applications including medical imaging, content-based image retrieval, biometrics, watermarking, digital inpainting, remote sensing, visual quality inspection, among many others. As a result, automated processing and analysis of color images has become an active area of research, to which the large number of publications of the past two decades bears witness. The multivariate nature of color image data presents new challenges for researchers and practitioners as the numerous methods developed for single channel images are often not directly applicable to multichannel  ones. The goal of this volume is to summarize the state-of-the-art in the early stages of the color image processing pipeline.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Automated Color Misalignment Correction for Close-Range and Long-Range Hyper-Resolution Multi-Line CCD Images.
2: Adaptive Demosaicing Algorithm Using Characteristics of the Color Filter Array Pattern.
3: A Taxonomy of Color Constancy and Invariance Algorithm.
4: On the von Kries Model: Estimation, Dependence on Light and Device, and Applications.
5: Impulse and Mixed Multichannel Denoising Using Statistical Halfspace Depth Functions.
6: Spatially Adaptive Color Image Processing.
7: Vector Ordering and Multispectral Morphological Image Processing.
8: Morphological Template Matching in Color Images.
9: Tensor Voting for Robust Color Edge Detection.
10: Color Categorization Models for Color Image Segmentation.
11: Skin Detection and Segmentation in Color Images.
12: Contribution of Skin Color Cue in Face Detection Applications.
13: Color Saliency Evaluation for Video Game Design.