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T-Surfaces Framework For Offset Generation And Semiautomatic 3d Segmentation

  • Jasjit S. Suri
  • Rodrigo L. S. Silva
  • Paulo S. S. Rodrigues
  • Gilson A. Giraldi
  • Antonio A. F. Oliveira
  • Edilberto Strauss
  • Walter Jiménez
Part of the Topics in Biomedical Engineering. International Book Series book series (ITBE)

This chapter describes a new approach that integrates the T-Surfaces model and isosurface generation methods in a general framework for segmentation and surface reconstruction in 3D medical images. Besides, the T-Surfaces model is applied for offset generation in the context of geometry extraction.

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Grid Node Anisotropic Diffusion Deformable Model Active Contour Model Gradient Vector Flow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jasjit S. Suri
    • 1
  • Rodrigo L. S. Silva
    • 2
  • Paulo S. S. Rodrigues
    • 2
  • Gilson A. Giraldi
    • 2
  • Antonio A. F. Oliveira
    • 3
  • Edilberto Strauss
    • 3
  • Walter Jiménez
    • 2
  1. 1.Eigen LLCGrass ValleyUSA
  2. 2.National Laboratory for Scientific ComputingBrazil
  3. 3.Federal UniversityBrazil

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