Information Theory and Thermographic Quantification
The electronic display of a thermal image from an infrared camera is comprized of a number of time scans which a computer converts into an array of a number of points (pixels) of different thermal values. For quantification purposes each pixel may be considered to possess three positional characteristics:
Location along the horizontal axis (xi)
Location vertically (yi)
A thermal location (zi) in a plane directed towards the camera at right angles to the x,y plane.
KeywordsGray Level Thermal Image Arthritic Knee Quantification Purpose Relative Frequency Distribution
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