Neuromimetic Indicators for Visual Perception of Motion

  • Claudio Castellanos-Sánchez
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4729)


This paper presents three neuromimetic indicators for the visual perception of motion. They estimate the motion, the speed and the direction. All of them emerge from the first two stages in the Castellanos model [1], where a causal spatio-temporal filtering of Gabor-like type captures the oriented contrast and an antagonist inhibition mechanism estimates the motion. These neuromimetic indicators have been evaluated on sequences of natural and synthetic images.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudio Castellanos-Sánchez
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Information Technologies of Centre for Research and Advanced Studies, LTI Cinvestav - Tamaulipas, Ciudad Victoria, TamaulipasMéxico

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