Pulse Image Processing

  • Jason M. Kinser

Abstract

The foundations of mammalian visual processing and popular digital image processing algorithms are vastly different. The mammalian system relies on cooperative pulsing activity of neurons to extract segments, textures, edges, and signatures. Popular digital algorithms tend to rely on statistical similarities. The success of the mammalian system justifies the creation of digital simulations and applications. Here a model of the mammalian visual cortex is used to generate several digital applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jason M. Kinser
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  1. 1.School of Computational SciencesGeorge Mason UniversityManassasUSA

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