Simultaneous segmentation of images and shapes

Tari S. , Shah J.

Conference on Vision Geometry VI, California, United States Of America, 28 - 29 July 1997, vol.3168, pp.88-94 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 3168
  • Doi Number: 10.1117/12.279653
  • City: California
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.88-94


A novel method for simultaneous image segmentation and shape decomposition is presented. The method may be applied directly to grayscale images. The method is based on the analysis of the level curves of an ''edge-strength'' function which is a measure of boundaryness of the image at each point.