Image Preprocessing

  • G. J. Awcock
  • R. Thomas
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Part of the Macmillan New Electronics Series book series

Abstract

Image preprocessing seeks to modify and prepare the pixel values of a digitised image to produce a form that is more suitable for subsequent operations within the generic model. There are two major branches of image preprocessing, namely image enhancement and image restoration.

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© G.J. Awcock and R. Thomas 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. J. Awcock
    • 1
  • R. Thomas
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Electronic EngineeringUniversity of BrightonUK

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