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US-9,418,464 Control of timing for animations in dynamic icons
Dynamic icons are described that can employ animations, such as visual effects, audio, and other content that change with time. If multiple animations are...
US-9,418,463 Mobile communication device
A mobile communication device that includes: a storage unit configured to store therein image data; an address book storage unit configured to store therein...
US-9,418,462 Digital media enhancement system, method, and apparatus
Aspects are disclosed for enhancing digital media. In an aspect, a target object in a primary image is identified, and reference images that include the target...
US-9,418,461 Character string placement device
Disclosed is a character string placement device including an evaluation function calculator that calculates a plurality of evaluation function values, each of...
US-9,418,460 Alignment based on visual content
Disclosed is a method including storing in a memory presentation data, including image data, processing the image data to generate positioning data for...
US-9,418,459 Region filling using matching criteria
A method for filling closed regions in a drawing using a region filling tool that may appear as a paint bucket. Rather than independently selecting regions to...
US-9,418,458 Graph image representation from convolutional neural networks
A method for producing a graph representation of an input image, the method including the procedures of applying convolutional layers of a trained convolutional...
US-9,418,457 Force-directed graphs
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for graphing networks. In one embodiment, a dampening heuristic is utilized to graph networks...
US-9,418,456 Data visualization system and method
A data visualization system comprising: a data retrieval module arranged to retrieve data from a data storage module in communication with the data...
US-9,418,455 Graphing parameters of a virtualized computing environment
A computer-implemented method for generating a graph of parameters of a virtualized computing environment. The method includes accessing parameters from virtual...
US-9,418,454 Generating markup encodings for the compact rendering of curves in interactive graphical designs
Various methods and systems that involve systems generating encodings for the compact rendering of curves in interactive graphical designs are disclosed. One...
US-9,418,453 Transmission image reconstruction and imaging using poissonian detector data
An image reconstruction method for reconstructing an image f.sup.min representing a region of investigation within an object includes providing detector data...
US-9,418,452 Print medium displaying illusion image and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium holding illusion...
The present invention obtains subband signals by performing a multiresolution decomposition by a wavelet frame with orientation selectivity or a filterbank with...
US-9,418,451 X-ray CT apparatus, substance identifying method, and image processing apparatus
An X-ray CT apparatus of an embodiment displays an image of the inside of an object based on projection data obtained by scanning the object, and comprises a...
US-9,418,450 Texture compression techniques
A texture compression method is described. The method comprises splitting an original texture having a plurality of pixels into original blocks of pixels. Then,...
US-9,418,449 Device and method for measuring surfaces
According to the invention, a method for detecting and measuring local shape deviations in flat, curved, or domed surfaces of a test object, wherein...
US-9,418,448 Devices, terminals and methods for image processing
Devices, terminals and methods are provided for image processing. For example, a raw image is loaded to be viewed, the raw image being selected by a user...
US-9,418,447 Single-image specular reflection separation
Systems and methods are discussed to separate the specular reflectivity and/or the diffuse reflectivity from an input image. Embodiments of the invention can be...
US-9,418,446 Method and apparatus for determining a building location based on a building image
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for determining a building location based on a building image. In the context of a method, the...
US-9,418,445 Real time processing of video frames
A method and system for real time processing of a sequence of video frames. A current frame in the sequence and at least one frame in the sequence occurring...
US-9,418,444 Real time processing of video frames
A method and system for real time processing of a sequence of video frames. A current frame in the sequence and at least one frame in the sequence occurring...
US-9,418,443 Apparatus and method for detecting obstacle
An apparatus and method for detecting an obstacle include a camera to photograph first and second images at different points in time successively. A calculator...
US-9,418,442 Tool tracking during surgical procedures
A system and method for tracking a surgical implement in a patient can have an imaging system configured to obtain sequential images of the patient, and an...
US-9,418,441 Using depth maps of a scene to identify movement of a video camera
A process recomputes zones for a scene. The process is performed at a computing device having one or more processors and memory. The memory stores one or more...
US-9,418,440 Image segmenting apparatus and method
An image processing apparatus has: a segmenting unit for segmenting an input image into a plurality of areas on the basis of a similarity of pixels; an...
US-9,418,438 Networked capture and 3D display of localized, segmented images
Systems, devices and methods are described including receiving a source image having a foreground portion and a background portion, where the background portion...
US-9,418,437 Stencil then cover path rendering with shared edges
One embodiment of the present invention includes techniques for rasterizing primitives that include edges shared between paths. For each edge, a rasterizer unit...
US-9,418,436 Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes: an image obtainment unit that obtains an image; an information obtainment unit that obtains embedment information that...
US-9,418,435 Three-dimensional measurement method
A field of view available for stereo measurement is expanded using a field of view other than a common field of view. To this end, a plane (plane e) including a...
US-9,418,434 Method for detecting 3D geometric boundaries in images of scenes subject to varying lighting
Three-dimensional (3D) geometric boundaries are detected in images of a scene that undergoes varying lighting conditions caused by light sources in different...
US-9,418,433 Computing a depth map
A system for computing a depth map comprising depth values representing distances to a viewer for respective pixels of an image. The system comprises an...
US-9,418,432 Imaging system with depth estimation mechanism and method of operation thereof
A system and method of operation of an imaging system includes: a capture module for receiving an input sequence with an image pair, the image pair having a...
US-9,418,431 Straightness measurements of linear stock material
Methods and systems for determining information about an object are described. In one aspect, a method includes illuminating an object with a plurality of lines...
US-9,418,430 Method and apparatus for establishing a north reference for inertial measurement units using scene correlation
A scene correlation-based target system and related methods are provided. A reference image depicts a remotely-positioned object having identifiable...
US-9,418,429 Method for recognizing object using covariance descriptor and apparatus thereof
Disclosed are object recognizing method and apparatus. The method may comprise extracting a feature point of an object to be recognized in an input image;...
US-9,418,428 Position management device, position management system, position management method, and position management program
The position management device includes: a calculation unit that gives identification on an object being monitored to the object being monitored cyclically...
US-9,418,427 Population-guided deformable registration
A registration technique is provided that can combine one or more related registrations to enhance accuracy of a registration of image volumes. A registration...
US-9,418,426 Model-less background estimation for foreground detection in video sequences
A camera outputs video as a sequence of video frames having pixel values in a first (e.g., relatively low dimensional) color space, where the first color space...
US-9,418,425 3D image acquisition apparatus and method of calculating depth information in the 3D image acquisition apparatus
A 3-dimensional (3D) image acquisition apparatus and a method of calculating depth information in the 3D image acquisition apparatus, the 3D image acquisition...
US-9,418,424 Laser scanning systems and methods
A three-dimensional scanner uses a rotatable mounting structure to secure a laser line source in a manner that permits rotation of a projected laser line about...
US-9,418,423 Motion correction and normalization of features in optical coherence tomography
An optical coherence tomography system is provided. The system includes an OCT imager; a two-dimensional transverse scanner coupled to the OCT imager, the...
US-9,418,422 Skin image analysis
Method of processing an image of the skin is disclosed. The method comprises the receipt of skin image data, the generation of simulated images with artificial...
US-9,418,421 Automation of biopsy specimen handling
The current disclosure is directed to the field of pathology, and the automated handling of biological specimens from containers containing clear solutions...
US-9,418,420 System and method for automated detection of lung nodules in medical images
A system and method for automatically segmenting a computed tomography (CT) image of a patient's lung. The method includes the steps of segmenting the CT image...
US-9,418,419 Control method and apparatus to prepare medical image data with user acceptance of previews after each of first...
Medical image data of at least one medical imaging apparatus are prepared in a computerized procedure wherein the medical image data are received by a reception...
US-9,418,418 Method for quantifying the morphological regularity degree of the pellucid zone in embryos and oocytes
The present invention refers to a method for calculating a shape factor indicative of the evenness of the pellucid zone thickness of a biological structure and...
US-9,418,417 Image processing apparatus, tomography apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus of the present invention performs reconstruction processing on a projected image of an object obtained by using a radiation source...
US-9,418,416 Methods and apparati for nondestructive detection of undissolved particles in a fluid
The apparati, methods, and computer program products disclosed herein can be used to nondestructively detect undissolved particles, such as glass flakes and/or...
US-9,418,415 Trabecular bone analyzer
Disclosed herein is a trabecular bone analyzer that can quantitatively determine the state of trabecular bone accurately. The trabecular bone analyzer of may...
US-9,418,414 Image measurement apparatus, image measurement method and image measurement system
An image measurement apparatus includes: an image acquiring unit that acquires a sample image that is an image obtained by capturing an image of a sample; a...
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