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SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SOFT SHADOWING IN 3-D RENDERING
Graphics processing systems and methods provide soft shadowing effects into rendered images. This is achieved in a simple manner which can be implemented in...
THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE
A three-dimensional image processing apparatus includes: an obtainment unit that obtains range image data from each of a plurality of range image generation...
RAPID 3D VOLUMETRIC MAPPING OF MRI RELAXATION PARAMETERS
Systems and methods are disclosed for pseudo steady state magnetic resonance fingerprinting. A representative system includes a magnetic resonance control...
Light Transport Classification Based Ray Tracing
There is provided an illumination rendering system and method for use by such a system. The system includes a system processor, a system memory, and an...
TITLE-BASED RENDERING METHOD AND APPARATUS
A tile-based rendering method and a tile-based rendering apparatus are provided. The tile-based rendering method involves performing tile binning on a first...
SELECTING ANIMATION MANIPULATORS VIA ROLLOVER AND DOT MANIPULATORS
One embodiment of the present application includes an approach by which an animation system manipulates an animatable object. The animation system detects that...
APPARATUS, METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR GENERATING CARTOON CONTENT AND
APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING CARTOON CONTENT
An apparatus for generating cartoon content includes a cut input controller configured to control receiving of a signal of adding a first cut comprising one or...
Display System for a Vehicle, In Particular Commercial Vehicle
A display system for a commercial vehicle, having a capturing unit for acquiring image data of the vehicle environment, a calculation unit and a display unit...
EXTENSIONS FOR MODIFYING A GRAPHICAL OBJECT TO DISPLAY DATA
A graphical manipulation tool to create and/or make modifications to a graphical object suitable for visually representing data. The graphical manipulation...
COLLABORATIVE PRESENTATION SYSTEM
Embodiments of collaborative presentation systems are provided. An example collaborative presentation system includes a display device, an image sensor, a...
Method for Generating Masking Image Using General Polygonal Mask
A method for generating masking image using general polygonal mask includes receiving a pixel of a raw image and a polygon vertices array corresponding to a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GENERATING MULTIPLE MASTER GLYPH
Disclosed are a system and a method for generating multiple a master glyph. The system for generating a multiple master glyph according to the present...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATING DATA-EFFICIENT 2D PLOTS
In one aspect, a method can include a computing system receiving data for rendering as a plurality of objects in a chart, and rendering the plurality of...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREATION OF VISUALIZATIONS
The invention provides image, animation, and simulation generation tools that do not require expertise with 3D animation techniques, which tools can be used by...
VOLUMERTRIC IMAGE DATA VISUALIZATION
A method includes obtaining first image data that includes voxel representing a structure of interest. The structure of interest includes a plurality of...
TOMOGRAPHIC RECONSTRUCTION SYSTEM
A tomography system having a central processing unit, a system memory communicatively connected to the central processing unit, and a hardware acceleration...
Camera-Based Brush Creation
In embodiments of camera-based brush creation, an image is displayed in a brush application interface of a virtual brush application on a computing device. A...
METHODS AND DEVICES FOR IMAGE LOADING AND METHODS AND DEVICES FOR VIDEO
The present disclosure provides methods and devices for image loading. The method includes generating a request message requesting downloading compressed...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, AND STORAGE MEDIUM FOR
STORING IMAGE PROCESSING PROGRAM
An image processing apparatus includes an image acquiring unit configured to acquire, based on an input image, a plurality of resolution hierarchical images...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING OBJECT IN MOVING IMAGE AND STORAGE
MEDIUM STORING PROGRAM THEREOF
An image processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain a moving image, a detection unit configured to detect a detection target object...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ESTIMATING FINGER MOVEMENT
The present invention relates to a method of estimating a finger movement direction of a finger, comprising the steps of: a) acquiring a reference fingerprint...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ANALYZING THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE DATA OF A
TARGET REGION OF A SUBJECT
A method for analyzing three-dimensional image data of a target region of a subject, the method comprising identifying a region of interest within the target...
DIGITAL CAMERA UNIT WITH SIMULTANEOUS STRUCTURED AND UNSTRUCTURED
An apparatus is described. In an embodiment, the apparatus comprises an illumination unit configured to simultaneously illuminate a first portion of a scene...
SYSTEM FOR DETECTING OBJECTS IN STREAMING 3D IMAGES FORMED FROM DATA
ACQUIRED WITH A MEDIUM PENETRATING SENSOR
A detection system that detects subsurface objects within a medium and estimates various features of the objects is provided. The detection system receives a...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE FOR COMPUTING AN INITIAL PHASE HAVING MAGNITUDE
AND DIRECTION BASED ON IMAGE PROCESSING...
A image processing method includes computing an initial phase corresponding to a difference between a position of a first pixel of an input image and a...
GPU-BASED SYSTEM FOR PERFORMING 2D-3D DEFORMABLE REGISTRATION OF A BODY
ORGAN USING MULTIPLE 2D FLUOROSCOPIC VIEWS
Systems and methods for assisting a physician in a medical intervention comprises performing a 2D-3D deformable registration, and more particularly, performing...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IMAGE REGISTRATION IN THE GRADIENT DOMAIN
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for image registration in the gradient domain. A method is provided including receiving a first...
OPTICAL MEASURING DEVICE
A system and method of calibrating and measuring optical properties of an imaging optical device is disclosed in which a structure of uniformly periodic linear...
MEASUREMENT APPARATUS AND MEASUREMENT METHOD
A measurement apparatus includes: a first illumination unit configured to illuminate the surface with first light having a first wavelength having a light...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE BRAIN
The invention provides a method for quantitative analysis of nuclear medicine brain imaging. The method comprises retrieving a target image, wherein the target...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR QUANTIFYING COLOR CHANGES INDUCED BY SPECIFIC
CONCENTRATIONS OF BIOLOGICAL ANALYTES
Methods and electronic devices for performing color-based reaction testing of biological materials. The method includes capturing and interpreting digital...
MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND
A medical image processing apparatus includes a core line identifying unit that identifies a core line of a predetermined region of a tubular structure from...
Detection Of Anatomy Orientation Using Learning-Based Regression
A framework for anatomy orientation detection is described herein. In accordance with one aspect, a pre-trained regressor is applied to appearance features of...
VESSEL SEGMENTATION METHOD
Vascular structures are segmented by a locally adaptive method based on iterative region growing and morphological operations.
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DIAGNOSING TUMORS IN A SUBJECT BY PERFORMING A
QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF TEXTURE-BASED...
An example method for diagnosing tumors in a subject by performing a quantitative analysis of a radiological image can include identifying a region of interest...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING THE PROGNOSIS OF A PATIENT SUFFERING
FROM PULMONARY EMBOLISM
A system for determining the prognosis of a patient suffering from pulmonary embolism is provided. The system may include at least one computer system...
MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, MEDICAL IMAGE DIAGNOSTIC APPARATUS,
MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND...
A medical image processing apparatus includes a setting unit, a tracking unit, and a calculation unit. The setting unit is configured to set a first region of...
DIRECT COMPUTATION OF IMAGE-DERIVED BIOMARKERS
A method for computing image-derived biomarkers includes receiving image data defining a three-dimensional image volume representative of an anatomical region...
OBJECT IMAGE RECOGNITION AND INSTANT ACTIVE RESPONSE WITH ENHANCED
APPLICATION AND UTILITY
A device for pollinating plants such as flowering trees. The device is a movable platform such as a drone that has an image capturing device that is in...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR IRRADIATING LIGHT FOR PHOTOGRAPHING IRIS
A method and device for controlling an irradiating light for photographing an iris is provided. The device includes a light source configured to generate...
Calibration of Plenoptic Imaging Systems Using Fourier Transform
Calibration for a plenoptic imaging system. The plenoptic imaging system includes a detector array that is subdivided into superpixels. A plenoptic image...
IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND APPARATUS
An image processing method is provided. The method includes obtaining a human facial image and providing a total of n number of source images in a...
METHOD FOR ACQUIRING HISTOGRAM, METHOD FOR DYNAMICALLY ADJUSTING LUMINANCE
AND IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS
The present invention discloses a method for acquiring a histogram, wherein the method for acquiring a histogram includes the following steps: acquiring...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, AND DISPLAY DEVICE
An image processing device adapted to perform a deformation of an image converts a coordinate of a pixel constituting the image into a coordinate on a...
VIDEO COMMUNICATION METHOD AND SYSTEM IN INSTANT COMMUNICATION
A video communication method and system implementing video communication between a first user and a second user in instant communication are disclosed. The...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
Provided is an image processing device for performing noise removal in which a plurality of noise removal actions are combined while minimizing necessary...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM
Color noise is reduced while suppressing the occurrence of color blurring in the vicinity of an edge. An image processing apparatus including: a first...
PIXEL-BASED METHOD AND APPARATUS OF OBTAINING DOWNSAMPLED IMAGE
Pixel-based method and apparatus of obtaining a downsampled image are provided. The method includes: constructing a virtual image by an image super-resolution...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
According to embodiments, an image processing apparatus includes a line memory that holds one line of image signals, a line buffer that holds an image signal...
VIDEO STREAMING METHOD
The invention relates to a video streaming method, comprising receiving a panoramic video; receiving head-tracking data; determining a current field of view...