7. Image Representation and Description

  1. Frank Y. Shih

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470590416.ch7

Image Processing and Pattern Recognition

Image Processing and Pattern Recognition

How to Cite

Shih, F. Y. (2010) Image Representation and Description, in Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470590416.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470404614

Online ISBN: 9780470590416

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Keywords:

  • image representation and description;
  • binary tree and quadtree;
  • object representation and tolerance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Run-Length Coding

  • Binary Tree and Quadtree

  • Contour Representation

  • Skeletonization by Thinning

  • Medial Axis Transformation

  • Object Representation and Tolerance

  • References