Restoration of Multitemporal Short-Exposure Astronomical Images

  • Michal Haindl
  • Stanislava Šimberová
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3540)


A multitemporal fast adaptive recursive restoration method based on the underlying spatial probabilistic image model is presented. The method assumes linear degradation model with the unknown possibly non-homogeneous point-spread function and additive noise. Pixels in the vicinity of image steep discontinuities are left unrestored to minimize restoration blurring effect. The method is applied for astronomical sunspot image restoration, where for every ideal undegraded unobservable image several degraded observed images are available.


Image Restoration Markov Chain Monte Carlo Method Solar Image Blind Deconvolution Image Degradation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michal Haindl
    • 1
  • Stanislava Šimberová
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Information Theory and AutomationAcademy of Sciences CRPragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Astronomical Institute Academy of Sciences CROndřejovCzech Republic

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