Multiresolution Approach to “Visual Pattern” Partitioning of 3D Images

  • Raquel Dosil
  • Xosé R. Fdez-Vidal
  • Xosé M. Pardo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3211)


This paper deals with the problem of low level representation of 3D image contents. The presented solution makes use of multiresolution techniques to recover the so-called visual patterns or integral features that form images. It consists of decomposing the image into a set of elementary image features, representing frequency channels, using a filter bank, and grouping them by means of clustering analysis. The method introduces a novel design of the bank of oriented scaled filters. In addition, a new measure of dissimilarity between pairs of features is applied to the hierarchical clustering technique.


Filter Bank Visual Pattern Dissimilarity Measure Filter Response Hierarchical Cluster Technique 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raquel Dosil
    • 1
  • Xosé R. Fdez-Vidal
    • 2
  • Xosé M. Pardo
    • 1
  1. 1.Dep. de Electrónica e ComputaciónUniv. de Santiago de CompostelaSantiago de CompostelaSpain
  2. 2.Escola Politécnica SuperiorUniv. de Santiago de CompostelaLugoSpain

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