Specification of the Evidence Accumulation-Based Line Detection Algorithm

Towards Finding Blood Vessels in Mammograms
  • Leszek J. Chmielewski
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 30)

Abstract

The recently proposed algorithm, using the evidence accumulation principle, for finding lines (ridges) having shape which can be neither parameterized nor tabularized is described in detail. This fuzzy, multi-scale algorithm stores the evidence in the accumulator congruent with the image domain. The primary application was finding blood vessels in mammograms.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leszek J. Chmielewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Fundamental Technological ResearchPASWarsawPoland

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