Distance Measures and Applications to Multi-Modal Variational Imaging

  • Christiane Pöschl
  • Otmar Scherzer
Reference work entry


Today imaging is rapidly improving by increased specificity and sensitivity of measurement devices. However, even more diagnostic information can be gained by combination of data recorded with different imaging systems.


Similarity Measure Mutual Information Image Registration Kernel Density Estimation Multimodal Image 



The work of OS has been supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) within the national research networks Industrial Geometry, project 9203-N12, and Photoacoustic Imaging in Biology and Medicine, project S10505-N20.

The work of CP has been supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) via the Erwin Schrödinger scholarship J2970.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christiane Pöschl
    • 1
  • Otmar Scherzer
    • 2
  1. 1.Universitat Pompeu FabraBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.University of ViennaViennaAustria

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