9. Multiresolution Fractal Analysis of Medical Images

  1. Metin Akay Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. professor chairman author coauthor editor chair guest editor fellow senior member member
  1. Khan M. Iftekharuddin and
  2. Carlos Parra

Published Online: 10 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch9

Handbook of Neural Engineering

Handbook of Neural Engineering

How to Cite

Iftekharuddin, K. M. and Parra, C. (2006) Multiresolution Fractal Analysis of Medical Images, in Handbook of Neural Engineering (ed M. Akay), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Author Information

  1. Intelligent Systems and Image Processing Laboratory, Institute of Intelligent Systems, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056691

Online ISBN: 9780470068298



  • multiresolution fractal analysis of medical images;
  • statistical variance method and power spectrum method;
  • tumor location identification and multiresolution-fractal-based approach


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background Review

  • Proposed Analytical Models

  • Results

  • Conclusion

  • Future Trends

  • Acknowledgment

  • References