Research on Multi-focus Image Fusion Algorithm Based on Quadtree

  • Senlin Wang
  • Junhai ZhouEmail author
  • Qin Liu
  • Zheng Qin
  • Panlin Hou
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11342)


Most of the multi-focus fusion algorithms currently are prone to image blur and loss of detail information. This paper proposes a multi-focus fusion algorithm based on quadtree decomposition which can almost overcome the above shortcomings. The research on multi-focus fusion algorithm based on quadtree decomposition is to divide the original image into several image sub-blocks and check regional consistency for each block to obtain the optimal block of the source image, and then detect the focus area for each block to obtain the initial fused decision image. Finally, the fused decision image is subjected to perform morphological processing to obtain a final fused image. Through extensive experiments on different source images, we show that the proposed method has better adaptability.


Quadtree Optimal block Regional consistency 



This work is partially supported by the National Science Foundation of China under Grant Nos. 61872133, 61472131, 61772191.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Senlin Wang
    • 1
  • Junhai Zhou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Qin Liu
    • 1
  • Zheng Qin
    • 1
  • Panlin Hou
    • 1
  1. 1.Hunan UniversityChagnshaChina

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