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On the Stability of Reconstructing Lattice Sets from X-rays Along Two Directions

  • Andreas Alpers
  • Sara Brunetti
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3429)

Abstract

We consider the stability problem of reconstructing lattice sets from their noisy X-rays (i.e. line sums) taken along two directions. Stability is of major importance in discrete tomography because, in practice, these X-rays are affected by errors due to the nature of measurements. It has been shown that the reconstruction from noisy X-rays taken along more than two directions can lead to dramatically different reconstructions. In this paper we prove a stability result showing that the same instability result does not hold for the reconstruction from two directions. We also show that the derived stability result can be carried over by similar techniques to lattice sets with invariant points.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Alpers
    • 1
  • Sara Brunetti
    • 2
  1. 1.Zentrum MathematikTechnische Universität MünchenGarching bei MünchenGermany
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Scienze Matematiche e InformaticheUniversitá degli Studi di SienaSienaItaly

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