• Bernd Jähne


When objects are detected with suitable operators and their shape is described (Chap. 15), image processing has reached its goal for certain classes of applications. For other applications, further tasks remain to be solved. In this introduction we explore several examples which illustrate how the image processing tasks depend on the questions we pose.


Feature Vector Feature Space Sunflower Seed Classification Technique Unsupervised Classification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernd Jähne
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  1. 1.Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Wissenschaftliches Rechnen (IWR), Forschungsgruppe BildverarbeitungUniversität HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Physical Oceanography Research Division, Scripps Institution of OceanographyUniversity of California, San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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