Entropy Coder for Image Compression
Example embodiments of the present disclosure provide for a fast entropy coder/decoder for use in real time image compression. A method of processing graphics...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
An image processing apparatus including an image detecting unit, an image interpolating unit and an image blending unit is provided. The image detecting unit...
ATTITUDE ESTIMATION WITH COMPRESSIVE SAMPLING OF STARFIELD DATA
In general, in one embodiment, a starfield image as seen by an object is analyzed. Compressive samples are taken of the starfield image and, in the compressed...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FRAME CODING IN VERTICAL RASTER SCAN ORDER FOR
A method and apparatus for frame coding in adaptive raster scan order. The method includes encoding at least one of image or video utilizing input frames and at...
LOW COMPLEXITY SECONDARY TRANSFORM FOR IMAGE AND VIDEO COMPRESSION
A method for encoding video or images includes receiving input data associated with a block within a video or image frame and performing a transform of the...
IMAGE TRANSMISSION TERMINAL
The present invention is an image transmission terminal including: an image capture unit (17, 47) that outputs pixel signals; an image data generating unit (18,...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND COMPUTER-PROGRAM PRODUCT OF IMAGE EVALUATION
An image processing device includes: a first arithmetic operation unit that individually calculates an evaluation value based upon first factors, in...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
This invention generates a digital document by applying character recognition to character images in a document image, and rendering the character recognition...
OPTIMIZED FAST HESSIAN MATRIX COMPUTATION ARCHITECTURE
Methods and systems of recognizing images may include an apparatus having a hardware module with logic to, for a plurality of vectors in an image, determine a...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LINE SEGMENT EXTRACTION
A method for extracting line segments from an edge image comprises receiving a digital image comprising a plurality of edge pixels, and processing the plurality...
EDGE BASED TEMPLATE MATCHING
A method for image processing includes decomposing a model image into at least one lower resolution image and determining generally rotation invariant...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
A feature point detection unit (153) and feature amount extraction unit (154) extract a plurality of features of an object from input image data. When there are...
PROJECTING PATTERNS FOR HIGH RESOLUTION TEXTURE EXTRACTION
Camera-based texture extraction in Augmented Reality (AR) systems is enhanced by manipulating projected patterns. One or more fine line patterns are projected...
DISTRIBUTED DOCUMENT PROCESSING
A system for document processing including decomposing an image of a document into at least one data entry region sub-image, providing the data entry region...
VIDEO ANALYSIS METHOD AND SYSTEM
According to one embodiment, a method of classifying a feature in a video sequence includes selecting a target region of a frame of the video sequence, where...
IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING PROGRAM AND MEDIUM
STORING THIS PROGRAM
Whether purple fringing (PF) has occurred is determined for every pixel of interest P(i,j) (step 41). The RGB ratio of a purple-fringed pixel P(i,j) at which PF...
Image Adjustment Method and Device
An image adjustment method includes the steps of: a) configuring a weight-value generator to receive first image data and specified data and to generate an...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SELECTING A REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE
A method of selecting at least one representative image from a plurality of images, the method comprising the steps of: dividing (201) the plurality of images...
RECOGNIZING A FEATURE OF AN IMAGE INDEPENDENTLY OF THE ORIENTATION OR
SCALE OF THE IMAGE
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for recognizing a feature of an image independently of the orientation or scale of the image. During...
Reduced Complexity and Blur Technique for an Electronic Lighting System
Digital blurring of an image is carried out by blurring using a linear or piecewise continuous blurring function. The blurring function blurs a rectangular...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MAKING MULTIPLE COPIES OF A MOSAIC
The creation of multiple copies of unique and individualized mosaics is performed by creating a pattern from an image using a computer and inserting colored...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR EVALUATING COLOR IN AN IMAGE
A method for evaluating a color of a sample includes acquiring an image having a plurality of pixels from a sample and a plurality of pixels from known color...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING WHETHER A POINT IS INSIDE A POLYHEDRON
A method for determining if a test point is within a color gamut of an image processing device, which includes: (a) selecting a test point which may or may not...
AUTOMATIC DOCUMENT IMAGE EXTRACTION AND COMPARISON
Systems and methods are described that extract and match images from a first document with images in other documents. A user controls a threshold on the level...
LABEL EMBEDDING TREES FOR MULTI-CLASS TASKS
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for label embedding trees for large multi-class tasks. In one...
MATCHING DEVICE, MATCHING METHOD AND MATCHING PROGRAM
Provided is a matching device capable of improving the accuracy of the degree of similarly in the calculation of the degree of similarly between data sets....
IMAGE COMPOSITION APPARATUS, IMAGE RETRIEVAL METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM
There is provided an image composition apparatus including a parallax deriving unit configured to derive a parallax of one area in a background image, the one...
DEPTH CORRECTION APPARATUS AND METHOD
According to one embodiment, a depth correction apparatus includes a clusterer, a calculator and a corrector. The clusterer is configured to apply clustering to...
METHOD OF FORMING IMAGE OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, AND METHOD OF DETECTING A
DEFECT OF THE SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE...
A method forms an ultimate or final image of a sample by selecting some of a plurality of image frames and integrating the selected frames. The method includes...
PATHOLOGIC IMAGE DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM, PATHOLOGIC IMAGE DIAGNOSTIC METHOD,
AND PATHOLOGIC IMAGE DIAGNOSTIC PROGRAM
Pathologic tissue images are to be output which allow effective image diagnosis to be performed. There are included an index amount calculating unit that...
PATHOLOGIC TISSUE IMAGE ANALYZING APPARATUS, PATHOLOGIC TISSUE IMAGE
ANALYZING METHOD, AND PATHOLOGIC TISSUE...
This invention is directed to improvement of the accuracy of cancer differentiation in the pathologic diagnosis using a pathologic tissue image analysis. There...
IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM
Provided is an image processing system including a multiband signal acquisition unit and a dye spectral property determining unit. The multiband signal...
Method for Displaying a Vessel of a Particular Biological Subject
A method for displaying a vessel of a particular biological subject is proposed. The particular object is inserted into the vessel. The deformation of the...
Method for analyzing biological specimens by spectral imaging
A method for analyzing biological specimens by spectral imaging to provide a medical diagnosis includes obtaining spectral and visual images of biological...
In one aspect the present invention provides a method for selecting a cell or cell colony which produces a polypeptide of interest, comprising a) providing a...
DEVICE SIZING SUPPORT DURING INTERVENTIONS
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for providing device sizing support, the method comprising obtaining an X-ray image of a vessel, introducing...
AUTO-SCALING OF PARAMETRIC IMAGES
An embodiment is proposed for analyzing a body-part. A corresponding embodiment of a data-processing method includes the steps of providing a parametric map...
Method for Visualization of Airway Anatomical Changes
A method (100) that evaluates the contours of patient airways and visualizes anatomical changes to the airways.
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MODELING GRADIENT COIL OPERATION INDUCED MAGNETIC
A system and method for modeling gradient coil operation induced magnetic field drift include a computer programmed to acquire a pulse sequence to be applied...
IMAGE DATA COMPRESSION AND DECOMPRESSION
A method of processing image data includes obtaining an image set that includes at least a first image and a second image, determining a deformation...
Intrinsic Detection of Motion in Segmented Sequences
A self-navigating technique designed to detect motion in segmented sequences is disclosed. Certain embodiments compare a plurality of segments containing...
ESTABLISHING A CONTOUR OF A STRUCTURE BASED ON IMAGE INFORMATION
A system for establishing a contour of a structure is disclosed. An initialization subsystem (1) is used for initializing an adaptive mesh representing an...
Mobile Video-Based Therapy
Mobile video-based therapy, using a portable therapy device that includes a camera, a therapy application database, a processor, and a display. The camera is...
WORKSTATIONS WITH CIRCUITS FOR GENERATING IMAGES OF GLOBAL INJURY
Physician interactive workstations with global voxel distribution visualization may also include one or more of a 3-D color scale image of a population of voxel...
FAST 3D-2D IMAGE REGISTRATION METHOD WITH APPLICATION TO CONTINUOUSLY
Fast and continuous registration between two imaging modalities makes it possible to completely determine the rigid transformation between multiple sources at...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ASSESSING MOTION CORRECTION
A method for evaluating the effectiveness of a motion correction procedure includes acquiring an imaging dataset of an object using an imaging system,...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IMAGE GENERATION
Method and apparatus for image generation from biometric data is disclosed herein. In a described embodiment, the biometric data is in the form of IrisCode and...
BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION DEVICE, BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION METHOD, AND
COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION
A biometric authentication device includes: a biometric information acquisition unit which generates a first input biometric image representing the biometric...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CALCULATING MOTION OF OBJECT
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for measuring a speed of a rotation body and recognizing a spin using a line scan. The present invention provides an...
TIME-OF-FLIGHT DEPTH IMAGING
Techniques are provided for determining depth to objects. A depth image may be determined based on two light intensity images. This technique may compensate for...