Generalized Fuzzy Morphological Operators

  • Tingquan Deng
  • Yanmei Chen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3614)


The adjunction in lattice theory is an important technique in lattice-based mathematical morphology and fuzzy logical operators are indispensable implements in fuzzy morphology. This paper introduces a set-valued mapping that is compatible with the infimum in a complete lattice and with a conjunction in fuzzy logic. According to the generalized operator, a concept of a fuzzy adjunction is developed to generate fuzzy morphological dilation and erosion. Fundamental properties of the generalized fuzzy morphological operators have been investigated.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tingquan Deng
    • 1
    • 2
  • Yanmei Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsHarbin Institute of TechnologyHarbinP.R. China
  2. 2.Department of AutomationTsinghua UniversityBeijingP.R. China

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