Distances and Group Actions

  • Laurent YounesEmail author
Part of the Applied Mathematical Sciences book series (AMS, volume 171)


In this chapter we discuss metric comparisons between deformable objects and their relation to the registration methods that we have studied in the previous chapters. We will start with a discussion on general metric spaces, and follow with local considerations involving Riemannian geometry.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Imaging ScienceJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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