UNIT 10.11 Image Processing and 2-D Morphometry

  1. John Turek

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471142956.cy1011s13

Current Protocols in Cytometry

Current Protocols in Cytometry

How to Cite

Turek, J. 2001. Image Processing and 2-D Morphometry. Current Protocols in Cytometry. 13:10.11:10.11.1–10.11.11.

Author Information

  1. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: JUL 2000


Image analysis and image processing are becoming commonplace operations in the cytometry environment. This very practical and useful unit describes the basics of image processing, including image enhancement, feature identification, and classification and segmentation. Written by an author with strong background in electron microscopy and image analysis, the unit is well furnished with figures and examples. Anyone needing a start in doing image analysis will find this very easy and useful reading, with suitable references for those wanting to move a step further.