Applications of Video Segmentation

  • E. IzquierdoEmail author
  • K. Vaiapury


Segmentation is one of the important computer vision processes that is used in many practical applications such as medical imaging, computer-guided surgery, machine vision, object recognition, surveillance, content-based browsing, augmented reality applications, etc.. The knowledge to ascertain plausible segmentation applications and corresponding algorithmic techniques is necessary to simplify the video representation into a more meaningful and easier form to analyze. This is because expected segmentation quality for a given application depends on the level of granularity and the requirement that is related to shape precision and temporal coherence of the objects.


Augmented Reality Scalable Video Code Temporal Coherence Visual Hull Video Segmentation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electronic Engineering, Queen MaryUniversity of LondonLondonUK

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