Arc Segmentation in Linear Time

  • Thanh Phuong Nguyen
  • Isabelle Debled-Rennesson
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6854)


A linear algorithm based on a discrete geometry approach is proposed for the detection of digital arcs and digital circles using a new representation of them. It is introduced by inspiring from the work of Latecki [1]. By utilizing this representation, we transform the problem of digital arc detection into a problem of digital straight line recognition. We then develop a linear method for arc segmentation of digital curves.


Tangent Space Linear Time Linear Method Linear Algorithm Input Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thanh Phuong Nguyen
    • 1
  • Isabelle Debled-Rennesson
    • 1
  1. 1.ADAGIo teamLORIA, Nancy UniversityVandoeuvre-lès-NancyFrance

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