Sonar Image Simulation by Means of Ray Tracing and Image Processing

  • Mariusz Borawski
  • Paweł Forczmański


A problem of simulating sonar images in order to build better and more efficient sonar image recognition systems is still unsolved. The authors present an approach to this simulation by means of simplified ray tracing and image processing techniques. The process is divided into few stages: creating models, image synthesis and distortion simulation.

Key words

Sonar image ray tracing image processing simulation 


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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mariusz Borawski
    • 1
  • Paweł Forczmański
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Information SystemsTechnical University of SzczecinSzczecin

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