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Computational Modelling of Objects Represented in Images III
Fundamentals, Methods and Applications

ISBN 9780415621342
Published August 28, 2012 by CRC Press
496 Pages

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Book Description

Computational Modelling of Objects Represented in Images: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications III contains all contributions presented at the International Symposium CompIMAGE 2012 - Computational Modelling of Object Presented in Images: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications (Rome, Italy, 5-7 September 2012). The contributions cover the state-of-art and new trends in the fields of:

- 3D Vision;
- Biometric Recognition;
- Computational Bioimaging and Visualization;
- Computer Vision in Robotics and Automation;
- Data Acquisition, Interpolation, Registration and Compression;
- Image Enhancement and Restoring;
- Image Processing and Analysis;
- Image Segmentation;
- Medical Imaging;
- Modeling and Simulation;
- Motion and Deformation Analysis;
- Remote Sensing;
- Scientific Visualization

Computational Modelling of Objects Represented in Images: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications III addresses different techniques, such as optimization methods, geometry, finite element method, principal component analysis, stochastic methods, neural networks and fuzzy logic. The book is useful to researchers and students with multidisciplinary interests related to Computational Vision, Computational Mechanics, Medicine, Engineering and Architecture.

Table of Contents

Invited lectures
Thematic sessions
Scientific committee

3D modelling to support dental surgery
D. Avola, A. Petracca & G. Placidi

Detection system from the driver’s hands based on Address Event Representation (AER)
A. Ríos, C. Conde, I. Martin de Diego & E. Cabello

Quantitative analysis on PCA-based statistical 3D face shape modeling
A.Y.A. Maghari, I. Yi Liao & B. Belaton

Ordinary video events detection
H. Uddin Sharif, S. Uyaver & H. Sharif

Sclera segmentation for gaze estimation and iris localization in unconstrained images
M. Marcon, E. Frigerio & S. Tubaro

Morphing billboards for accurate reproduction of shape and shading of articulated objects with an application to real-time hand tracking
N. Petersen & D. Stricker

Independent multimodal background subtraction
D. Bloisi & L. Iocchi

Perception and decision systems for autonomous UAV flight
P. Fallavollita, S. Esposito & M. Balsi

Flow measurement in open channels based in digital image processing to debris flow study
C. Alberto Ospina Caicedo, L. Pencue Fierro & N. Oliveras

Incorporating global information in active contour models
A. Vikram, A. Yezzi

Hexagonal parallel thinning algorithms based on sufficient conditions for topology preservation
P. Kardos & K. Palágyi

Evolving concepts using gene duplication
M. Ebner

FPGA implementation of OpenCV compatible background identification circuit
M. Genovese & E. Napoli

Fourier optics approach in evaluation of the diffraction and defocus aberration in three-dimensional integral imaging
Z.E. Ashari Esfahani, Z. Kavehvash & K. Mehrany

Intensity and affine invariant statistic-based image matching
M. Lecca & M. Dalla Mura

Recognition of shock-wave patterns from shock-capturing solutions
R. Paciorri &A. Bonfiglioli

Fast orientation invariant template matching using centre-of-gravity information
A. Maier &A. Uhl

Evaluation of the Menzies method potential for automatic dermoscopic image analysis
A.R.S. Marcal, T. Mendonca, C.S.P. Silva, M.A. Pereira & J. Rozeira

Application of UTHSCSA-Image Tool™ to estimate concrete texture
J.S. Camacho, A.S. Felipe & M.C.F. Albuquerque

Texture image segmentation with smooth gradients and local information
Isabel N. Figueiredo, J.C. Moreno &V.B. Surya Prasath

Unsupervised self-organizing texture descriptor
M. Vanetti, I. Gallo &A. Nodari

Automatic visual attributes extraction from web offers images
A. Nodari, I. Gallo & M. Vanetti

Segmenting active regions on solar EUV images
C. Caballero & M.C. Aranda

Automated Shape Analysis landmarks detection for medical image processing
N. Amoroso, R. Bellotti, S. Bruno, A. Chincarini, G. Logroscino, S. Tangaro &A. Tateo

Bayesian depth map interpolation using edge driven Markov Random Fields
S. Colonnese, S. Rinauro & G. Scarano

Man-made objects delineation on high-resolution satellite images
A. Kourgli & Y. Oukil

A hybrid approach to clouds and shadows removal in satellite images
D. Sousa, A. Siravenha & E. Pelaes

Wishart classification comparison between compact and quad-polarimetric SAR imagery using RADARSAT2 data
B. Souissi, M. Ouarzeddine &A. Belhadj-Aissa

Land cover differentiation using digital image processing of Landsat-7 ETM+ samples
Y.T. Solano, L. Pencue Fierro &A. Figueroa

Comparing land cover maps obtained from remote sensing for deriving urban indicators
T. Santos & S. Freire

Extraction of buildings in heterogeneous urban areas: Testing the value of increased spectral information ofWorldView-2 imagery
S. Freire &T. Santos

An energy minimization reconstruction algorithm for multivalued discrete tomography
L. Varga, P. Balázs & A. Nagy

Functional near-infrared frontal cortex imaging for virtual reality neuro-rehabilitation assessment
S. Bisconti, M. Spezialetti, G. Placidi & V. Quaresima

Mandibular nerve canal identification for preoperative planning in oral implantology
T. Chiarelli, E. Lamma & T. Sansoni

Biomedical image interpolation based on multi-resolution transformations
G. Xu, J. Leng, Y. Zheng & Y. Zhang

A spectral and radial basis function hybrid method for visualizing vascular flows
B. Brimkov, J.-H. Jung, J. Kotary, X. Liu & J. Zheng

Identification of models of brain glucose metabolism from 18F – Deoxyglucose PET images
P. Lecca

Dynamic lung modeling and tumor tracking using deformable image registration and geometric smoothing
Y. Zhang, Y. Jing, X. Liang, G. Xu & L. Dong

Motion and deformation estimation from medical imagery by modeling sub-structure interaction and constraints
G. Sundaramoorthi, B.-W. Hong & A. Yezzi

Automated and semi-automated procedures in the assessment of Coronary Arterial Disease by Computed Tomography
M.M. Ribeiro, I. Bate, N. Gonçalves, J. O’Neill & J.C. Maurício

Image-analysis tools in the study of morphofunctional features of neurons
D. Simone, A. Colosimo, F. Malchiodi-Albedi, A. De Ninno, L. Businaro &A.M. Gerardino

GPU computing for patient-specific model of pulmonary airflow
T. Yamaguchi, Y. Imai, T. Miki &T. Ishikawa

Bone volume measurement of human femur head specimens by modeling the histograms of micro-CT images
F. Marinozzi, F. Zuppante, F. Bini, A. Marinozzi, R. Bedini & R. Pecci

Stress and strain patterns in normal and osteoarthritic femur using finite element analysis
F. Marinozzi, A. De Paolis, R. De Luca, F. Bini, R. Bedini & A. Marinozzi

A new index of cluster validity for medical images application
A. Boulemnadjel & F. Hachouf

Knowledge sharing in biomedical imaging using a grid computing approach
M. Castellano & R. Stifini

Modeling anisotropic material property of cerebral aneurysms for fluid-structure interaction computational simulation
H. Zhang, Y. Jiao, E. Johnson, Y. Zhang & K. Shimada

Analysis of left ventricle echocardiographic movies by variational methods: Dedicated software for cardiac ECG and ECHO synchronizations
M. Pedone

A survey of echographic simulators
A. Ourahmoune, S. Larabi & C. Hamitouche-Djabou

Hip prostheses computational modeling: Mechanical behavior of a femoral stem associated with different constraint materials and configurations
I. Campioni, U. Andreaus, A. Ventura & C. Giacomozzi

Histogram based threshold segmentation of the human femur body for patient specific acquired CT scan images
D. Almeida, J. Folgado, P.R. Fernandes & R.B. Ruben

A hybrid sampling strategy for Sparse Magnetic Resonance Imaging
L. Ciancarella, D. Avola, E. Marcucci & G. Placidi

Two efficient primal-dual algorithms for MRI Rician denoising
A. Martin, J.F. Garamendi & E. Schiavi

Graph based MRI analysis for evaluating the prognostic relevance of longitudinal brain atrophy estimation in post-traumatic diffuse axonal injury
E. Monti, V. Pedoia, E. Binaghi, A. De Benedictis & S. Balbi

Hemispheric dominance evaluation by using fMRI activation weighted vector
V. Pedoia, S. Strocchi, R. Minotto & E. Binaghi

An automatic unsupervised fuzzy method for image segmentation
S.G. Dellepiane, V. Carbone & S. Nardotto

Machining process simulation
C.H. Nascimento, A.R. Rodrigues & R.T. Coelho

A least square estimator for spin-spin relaxation time in Magnetic Resonance imaging
F. Baselice, G. Ferraioli & V. Pascazio

Numerical modelling of the abdominal wall using MRI. Application to hernia surgery
B. Hernández-Gascón, A. Mena, J. Grasa, M. Malve, E. Peña, B. Calvo, G. Pascual & J.M. Bellón

A splitting algorithm for MR image reconstruction from sparse sampling
Z.-Y. Cao & Y.-W.Wen

A look inside the future perspectives of the digital cytology
D. Giansanti, S. Morelli, S. Silvestri, G. D’Avenio, M. Grigioni, MR. Giovagnoli, M. Pochini, S. Balzano, E. Giarnieri & E. Carico

Radial Basis Functions for the interpolation of hemodynamics flow pattern: A quantitative analysis
R. Ponzini, M.E. Biancolini, G. Rizzo & U. Morbiducci

A software for analysing erythrocytes images under flow
G. D’Avenio, P. Caprari, C. Daniele, A. Tarzia & M. Grigioni

Flow patterns in aortic circulation following Mustard procedure
G. D’Avenio, S. Donatiello, A. Secinaro, A. Palombo, B. Marino, A. Amodeo & M. Grigioni

A new workflow for patient specific image-based hemodynamics: Parametric study of the carotid bifurcation
M.E. Biancolini, R. Ponzini, L. Antiga & U. Morbiducci

Radial Basis Functions for the image analysis of deformations
M.E. Biancolini & P. Salvini

Movement analysis based on virtual reality and 3D depth sensing camera for
whole body rehabilitation 367
M. Spezialetti, D. Avola, G. Placidi & G. De Gasperis

People detection and tracking using depth camera
R. Silva & D. Duque

Selected pre-processing methods to STIM-T projections
A.C. Marques, D. Beaseley, L.C. Alves & R.C. da Silva

Affine invariant descriptors for 3D reconstruction of small archaeological objects
M. Saidani & F. Ghorbel

Establishment of the mechanical properties of aluminium alloy of sandwich plates with metal foam core by using an image correlation procedure
H. Mata, R. Natal Jorge, M.P.L. Parente, A.A. Fernandes, A.D. Santos, R.A.F. Valente & J. Xavier

Morphological characterisation of cellular materials by image analysis
A. Boschetto, F. Campana, V. Giordano & D. Pilone

Computational modelling and 3D reconstruction of highly porous plastic foams’ spatial structure
I. Beverte & A. Lagzdins

Circularity analysis of nano-scale structures in porous silicon images
S. Bera, B.B. Bhattacharya, S. Ghoshal & N.R. Bandyopadhyay

Determination of geometrical properties of surfaces with grids virtually applied to digital images
S. Galli, V. Lux, E. Marotta & P. Salvini

On the use of a differential method to analyze the displacement field by means of digital images
V. Lux, E. Marotta & P. Salvini

Image processing approach in Zn-Ti-Fe kinetic phase evaluation
V. Di Cocco, F. Iacoviello & D. Iacoviello

Quantitative characterization of ferritic ductile iron damaging micromechanisms: Fatigue loadings
V. Di Cocco, F. Iacoviello, A. Rossi & D. Iacoviello

Interpretative 3D digital models in architectural surveying of historical buildings
M. Centofanti & S. Brusaporci

Digital integrated models for the restoration and monitoring of the cultural heritage: The 3D Architectural Information System of the Church of Santa Maria del Carmine in Penne (Pescara, Italy)
R. Continenza, I. Trizio & A. Rasetta

Cosmatesque pavement of Montecassino Abbey. History through geometric analysis
M. Cigola

Laser scanner surveys vs low-cost surveys. A methodological comparison
C. Bianchini, F. Borgogni, A. Ippolito, Luca J. Senatore, E. Capiato, C. Capocefalo & F. Cosentino

From survey to representation. Operation guidelines
C. Bianchini, F. Borgogni, A. Ippolito, Luca J. Senatore, E. Capiato, C. Capocefalo & F. Cosentino

Images for analyzing the architectural heritage. Life drawings of the city of Venice
E. Chiavoni

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