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Applications of Binarization

Chapter
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 560)

Abstract

This chapter shows the applications of binarization in image processing and analysis. A particular consideration is given toward some selected biometric applications. Use of binarization in medical image processing is also stated.

Keywords

Applications of binarization Image thresholding OCR Medical image processing Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) Face detection Video processing Moving object detection Biometric fingerprint analysis Gait analysis Iris recognition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computer Science and EngineeringUniversity of CalcuttaKolkataIndia
  2. 2.A. K. Choudhury School of Information TechnologyUniversity of CalcuttaKolkataIndia
  3. 3.Physics and Applied Computer ScienceAGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland

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