Determination of the Optimal Seam-Lines in Image Mosaicking with the Dynamic Programming (DP) on the Converted Cost Space

  • Jaechoon Chon
  • Hyongsuk Kim
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4029)


A novel algorithm to determine the optimal seam-line in image mosacking is proposed to establish the best borderline among neighboring images. The algorithm is based on the utilization of the dynamic programming algorithm on the converted cost field. The converting function is created adaptively based on the distribution of the pixel difference values. The path found with this algorithm runs along the smaller cost regions regardless its length.


Dynamic Programming Algorithm Image Mosaic Overlap Area Histogram Match Neighboring Image 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaechoon Chon
    • 1
  • Hyongsuk Kim
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Spatial Information Science at the University of TokyoJapan
  2. 2.Division of Electronics and Information EngineeringChonbuk National UniversityRepublic of Korea

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