Volume 1948 2008

A Theory of Shape Identification

ISBN: 978-3-540-68480-0 (Print) 978-3-540-68481-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Extracting Image boundaries

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      Pages 1-12

      Introduction

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      Pages 15-35

      Extracting Meaningful Curves from Images

  3. Level Line Invariant Descriptors

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      Pages 41-59

      Robust Shape Directions

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      Pages 61-77

      Invariant Level Line Encoding

  4. Recognizing Level Lines

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      Pages 81-92

      A Contrario Decision: the LLD Method

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      Pages 93-125

      Meaningful Matches: Experiments on LLD and MSER

  5. Grouping Shape Elements

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      Pages 129-149

      Hierarchical Clustering and Validity Assessment

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      Pages 151-165

      Grouping Spatially Coherent Meaningful Matches

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      Pages 167-182

      Experimental Results

  6. The SIFT Method

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      Pages 185-208

      The SIFT Method

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      Pages 209-224

      Securing SIFT with A Contrario Techniques

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 225-257