Hybrid Wavelet Transformation and Improved Wavelet Shrinkage Algorithm Method for Reduction of Speckle Noise

  • Mandeep KaurEmail author
  • Neeraj Julka
  • Satish Saini
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 958)


Speckle noise weakens the visual quality of the image thereby limiting the accuracy of Computer aided diagnostic techniques for ultrasound image. An improved method for reduction of multiplicative speckle noise based on Wavelet Shrinkage Guided filter has been proposed in this paper. The Daubechies20 wavelet transformation has been used for the decomposition of the ultrasound images and then an improved wavelet shrinkage algorithm has been utilized for filtering the high-frequency component. The improved quantitative results show the effectiveness of the technique.


Speckle noise Ultrasound images Guided filter Edge preservation factor (EPF) Wavelet transform 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Asra College of Engineering and TechnologySangrurIndia

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