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Experiments on the decomposition of arbitrarily shaped binary morphological structuring elements

  • Giovanni Anelli
  • Alberto Broggi
  • Giulio Destri
Poster Session B: Active Vision, Motion, Shape, Stereo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1310)

Abstract

The decomposition of binary structuring elements is a key problem in morphological image processing. So far only the decomposition of convex structuring elements and of specific subsets of non-convex ones have been proposed in the literature. This work presents the results of a new approach, based on a Genetic Algorithm, in which no constraints are imposed on the shape of the initial structuring element, nor assumptions are made on the elementary factors, which are chosen from a given set.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Anelli
    • 1
  • Alberto Broggi
    • 1
  • Giulio Destri
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'InformazioneUniversità di ParmaParmaItaly

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