Enhancing Biomedical Images Using the UFIR Filters with Recursive Responses

  • Luis J. Morales-Mendoza
  • Rene F. Vázquez-Bautista
  • Mario González-Lee
  • M. Ibarra-Manzano
  • Y. Shmaliy
  • J. Martínez-Castillo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7914)


In this paper we present a novel computational scheme to determine the impulse response of the UFIR filters. A recursive form of impulse response is developed using the theory of the discrete orthogonal polynomials. An example of an enhanced of medical image is considered to compare its performance versus the matrix formulation of the impulse response UFIR filters. Finally, some quantitative and qualitative evaluations are carried out to verify its efficiency based on RMSE analysis.


UFIR filters biomedical images discrete orthogonal polynomials recurrent relation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luis J. Morales-Mendoza
    • 1
  • Rene F. Vázquez-Bautista
    • 1
  • Mario González-Lee
    • 1
  • M. Ibarra-Manzano
    • 2
  • Y. Shmaliy
    • 2
  • J. Martínez-Castillo
    • 1
  1. 1.FIECUniversidad VeracruzanaPoza RicaMexico
  2. 2.DICISUniversidad de GuanajuatoSalamanca Gto.Mexico

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