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Choosing anatomical variant model for image segmentation
A system (100) for segmenting an object in an image adapts a first model for segmenting the object to the image. A feature is extracted from the image based on...
Coin grading system and method
A method for identifying counterfeit coins, comprising receiving surface image data and edge image data of the coin at a processor. Identifying a plurality of...
Apparatus and method for defect detection including patch-to-patch
A system receives, based on processing of an inspected frame of an inspected image generated by collecting signals indicative of a pattern on an article, at...
Self-assemblable polymer and methods for use in lithography
A method and system to analyze various dimensional parameters of a structure, such as a self-assembled block copolymer structure whether formed by graphoepitaxy...
Devices, systems, and methods for classifying materials based on a
bidirectional reflectance distribution function
Systems, devices, and methods for classifying a sample by material type measure a reflection of a sample at an illumination angle and an observation angle in at...
Overcoming inappropriate apparent rotation of vehicle wheels in videos by
Apparatus and method are described to overcome the perception in viewed video or other presentations containing moving vehicles that the apparent rotation rate...
Flicker reducing device, imaging device, and flicker reducing method
This flicker reducing apparatus (200) includes: a line integral value getting section (210) which gets, based on values of pixels included in ones selected from...
System and method for compositing various images using clustering
Disclosed are a system and a method for compositing various images that minimize a brightness difference in connection areas of various images by using a...
Method and system of enhancing a backlight-scaled image
A method and system of enhancing a backlight-scaled image include a minimum perceptible luminance threshold of cone response with dim backlight being...
Spatial-temporal warping of different pre-captured medical images
It is described a method for medical image comparison purposes, comprising the step of generating a first global image or mask with increased similarity to a...
Method and apparatus for correcting artifacts during generation of X-ray
images, in particular computed...
Artifacts caused by scattered radiation when generating X-ray images of objects are corrected using a temporally alterable modulation of the primary radiation....
Image processing device, endoscope apparatus, isolated point noise
correction method, and information storage...
An image processing device includes an isolated point noise detection section, and an isolated point noise correction section. The isolated point noise...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method to generate images
based on adjusted gain coefficients
An image processing apparatus includes a frequency component generation unit, a coefficient acquisition unit, a detection unit, a gain adjustment unit, and a...
Image noise removing apparatus and image noise removing method
An image noise removing apparatus which removes, after removal of noise from a first image, noise included in a second image includes: a spatial noise removing...
Document image binarization method
A method for binarization of document image using multi-threshold process to determine an optimum global binarization threshold for the image. The optimum...
Orientation of display rendering on a display based on position of user
Apparatus, computer-readable storage medium, and method associated with orienting a display image are described. In embodiments, a computing device may include...
System for video super resolution using semantic components
A method for increasing the resolution of a series of low resolution frames of a low resolution video sequence to a series of high resolution frames of a high...
System and method for single-frame based super resolution interpolation
for digital cameras
A digital camera system for super resolution image processing is provided. The digital camera system includes a resolution enhancement module configured to...
Automated sliver removal in orthomosaic generation
Techniques for automatically removing slivers from orthomosaics. First, slivers may be identified, which may be based upon user-configurable characteristics...
Stretchable display and method of controlling the same
A method of controlling a stretchable display including a stretchable substrate, stretchable in at least one direction, and a display unit that is on the...
Diagnosis assistance apparatus, method and program
A first-image and a second-image representing the same organ of the same subject imaged at the same time are obtained, and an organ-region is extracted from the...
Processing method and apparatus for single-channel convolution layer, and
processing method and apparatus for...
A processing method and a processing apparatus for a single-channel convolution layer, and a processing method and apparatus for a multi-channel convolution...
Redundancy method and apparatus for shader column repair
Methods, systems and non-transitory computer readable media are described. A system includes a shader pipe array, a redundant shader pipe array, a sequencer and...
Image processing apparatus, upgrade apparatus, display system including
the same, and control method thereof
An image processing apparatus, upgrade apparatus, display system and control method are provided. The image processing apparatus includes a signal input unit; a...
System and method for propagating scene information to renderers in a
multi-user, multi-scene environment
A system and method for propagating scene information to a renderer. In one embodiment, the system includes: (1) an update request receiver operable to receive...
Feature resolutions sensitivity for counterfeit determinations
A counterfeit identification performance attribute (CIPA) sensitivity to changes in resolution of the image for features of an image is determined (102). The...
Multi-channel audio video fingerprinting
Implementations are provided herein relating to audiovisual matching. Audio and video channel data is merged to create a single multi-channel fingerprint used...
Smartphone arrangements responsive to musical artists and other content
Methods and arrangements involving portable devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers, are disclosed. One particular arrangement concerns a software...
Method and system for adding and detecting watermark
A watermarking method and system are provided. The watermarking system includes a server and a client in communication with each other. At first, the client...
Privacy management policy hub
A system architecture is disclosed that includes a privacy management system. In particular, the privacy management system provides a policy hub for maintaining...
Shared playlist synchronization
Various embodiments relating to synchronizing changes to a shared list of items between different devices are provided. In one embodiment, a first set of change...
Waferstart processes and systems for integrated circuit fabrication
A waferstart process for integrated circuit fabrication includes entering order information from requested wafers into a computer through a data input interface...
Rotary platform user interface
A control and monitoring system for a rotating animal platform which includes multiple animal stalls arranged about its periphery, where the system includes an...
Search intent for queries on online social networks
In one embodiment, a method includes accessing a social graph that includes a plurality of nodes and edges, receiving from a user a structured query comprising...
Determining influence in a network
An influence maximization process efficiently identifies an influential set of nodes with which to seed a diffusion process using the transposition of a graph...
Social content suggestions based on connections
A system and method for recommending content to a user in a social network, including: logging user activity for the user in the social network; categorizing...
System for electronic administration of employee skill certification badge
A communication device may receive an employee skill certification badge request for: (i) a first employee of an insurance enterprise, and (ii) a first employee...
Systems and methods for multimedia multipoint real-time conferencing
allowing real-time bandwidth management...
A system is disclosed for multimedia multipoint real-time conferencing that includes a communication module to receive a request to share media content in a...
Mobile kiosk for enhanced financial product offerings
A mobile kiosk includes a vehicle and a kiosk portion coupled to the vehicle. The mobile kiosk receives information for a first configuration of financial...
Mobile kiosk for enhanced financial product offerings
A mobile kiosk comprising a vehicle and a kiosk portion coupled to the vehicle. The mobile kiosk receives information for a first configuration of financial...
Account and customer creation in an on-line banking model
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for account and customer creation in an online banking model. An application is received from a...
Systems and user interfaces for dynamic and interactive investigation of
bad actor behavior based on automatic...
Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a data analysis system that may automatically generate memory-efficient clustered data structures, automatically...
Predicting account holder travel without transaction data
A system, method, and computer-readable storage medium configured to anticipate travel by payment account holders without using payment transaction data.
Determining networked mobile device position and orientation for
augmented-reality window shopping
A consumer user can perform a number of augmented reality shopping operations using a local client shopping application executable on a mobile device. Features...
System and method for virtual display
A system, computer-readable product, and method for a display device are provided. An intelligent personal assistant is displayed to provide information to a...
Electronic quotes and proposals including item feedback
A system includes a proposal engine configured to present quotes and/or proposals including a plurality of selections to customers at a network site.
System and method for provisioning of internet access services in a guest
A system and method for provisioning Internet access services to guests of a facility (e.g., one or more hotel chains). Equipment and devices for access service...
Method and system to automatically qualify a party to participate within a
network-based commerce transaction
A method and system to automatically qualify a party to participate within a network-based commerce transaction is described. The system receives information...
System and method for providing consumers with access to an article while
preventing theft thereof
The present invention is directed to a system and method for providing consumers with access to an article while preventing theft thereof. In one aspect, the...
Experience sharing with commenting
Exemplary embodiments involve real-time commenting in experience-sharing sessions. An exemplary method involves: (a) a server system facilitating an experience...