Displaying Image Neighborhood Hypergraphs Line-Graphs

  • S. Chastel
  • P. Colantoni
  • A. Bretto
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2301)


Graph-based structures are commonplace in image processing. Our contribution in this article consists in giving hints representing a new modeling of digital images: image neighborhood hypergraphs. We give some results on the hyperedges coloring of them. We also describe techniques we used to display image neighborhood hypergraphs line-graphs. These techniques form the basis of a tool that allows the exploration of these structures. In addition, this tool can be used to visualize, explore and describe features of image regions of interest such as object edges or noise.


Regular Graph Chromatic Number Maximum Clique Chromatic Index Image Neighborhood 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Chastel
    • 1
  • P. Colantoni
    • 1
  • A. Bretto
    • 1
  1. 1.LIGIVUniversité de Saint-ÉtienneSAINT-ÉTIENNE Cedex 01

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