Computer Vision Systems for Industry: Comparisons

  • I. Aleksander
  • T. J. Stonham
  • B. A. Wilkie


This article is written for those who are not familiar with the problems of automatic, computer-based pattern recognition. It surveys known methods in the light of opportunities offered by silicon chip technology.

The article also discusses some of the design decisions made in the creation of WISARD*, a fast pattern recognition computer built at Brunel University. Its structure has been optimized for silicon chip implementation.


Pattern Recognition Discriminant Function Artificial Vision Pattern Class Silicon Chip 
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© Crane Russak & Company Inc 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Aleksander
    • 1
  • T. J. Stonham
    • 1
  • B. A. Wilkie
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering & ElectronicsBrunel UniversityEngland

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