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Moments and Moment Invariants in Pattern Recognition (repost)

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Moments and Moment Invariants in Pattern Recognition (repost)

Jan Flusser, Barbara Zitova, Tomas Suk, "Moments and Moment Invariants in Pattern Recognition"
2009 | ISBN: 0470699876 | 312 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Moments as projections of an image’s intensity onto a proper polynomial basis can be applied to many different aspects of image processing. These include invariant pattern recognition, image normalization, image registration, focus/ defocus measurement, and watermarking. This book presents a survey of both recent and traditional image analysis and pattern recognition methods, based on image moments, and offers new concepts of invariants to linear filtering and implicit invariants. In addition to the theory, attention is paid to efficient algorithms for moment computation in a discrete domain, and to computational aspects of orthogonal moments. The authors also illustrate the theory through practical examples, demonstrating moment invariants in real applications across computer vision, remote sensing and medical imaging.