A Radial Basis Function for Registration of Local Features in Images

  • Asif Masood
  • Adil Masood Siddiqui
  • Muhammad Saleem
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4872)


Image registration based on landmarks and radial basis functions (e.g. thin plate splines) results in global changes and deformation spreads over the entire resampled image. This paper presents a radial basis function for registration of local changes. The proposed research was based on study/analysis of profile for different radial basis functions, supporting local changes. The proposed function was designed to overcome the weaknesses, observed in other radial basis functions. The results are analyzed/compared on the basis of different properties and parameters discussed in this paper. Experimental results show that the proposed function improves the registration accuracy.


Radial basis function Image registration Compact support Landmarks 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Asif Masood
    • 1
  • Adil Masood Siddiqui
    • 2
  • Muhammad Saleem
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, LahorePakistan
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, LahorePakistan

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