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Parametric Methods and Algorithms of Volcano Image Processing

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A key problem of any video volcano surveillance network is an inconsistent quality and information value of the images obtained. To timely analyze the incoming data, they should be pre-filtered. Additionally, due to the continuous network operation and low shooting intervals, an operative visual analysis of the shots stream is quite difficult and requires the application of various computer algorithms. The article considers the parametric algorithms of image analysis developed by the authors for processing the shots of the volcanoes of Kamchatka. They allow automatically filtering the image flow generated by the surveillance network, highlighting those significant shots that will be further analyzed by volcanologists. A retrospective processing of the full image archive with the methods suggested helps to get a data set, labeled with different classes, for future neural network training.

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The reported study was funded by RFBR, project number 20-37-70008. Computations were performed with the methods and techniques developed under the RFBR, project number 18-29-03196.

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Korolev, S., Urmanov, I., Kamaev, A., Girina, O. (2020). Parametric Methods and Algorithms of Volcano Image Processing. In: Silhavy, R., Silhavy, P., Prokopova, Z. (eds) Software Engineering Perspectives in Intelligent Systems. CoMeSySo 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1295. Springer, Cham.

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