d-Dimensional Reverse Euclidean Distance Transformation and Euclidean Medial Axis Extraction in Optimal Time

  • David Coeurjolly
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2886)


In this paper, we present optimal in time algorithms to solve the reverse Euclidean distance transformation and the reversible medial axis extraction problems for d-dimensional images. In comparison to previous technics, the proposed Euclidean medial axis may contain less points than the classical medial axis.


Reverse Euclidean distance transform medial axis extraction d-dimensional shapes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Coeurjolly
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  1. 1.Laboratoire LIRISUniversité Lumière Lyon 2BronFrance

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