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Texture classification through level lines

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2 Author(s)
Hamdan, H.M. ; Dept. of Math., Louisville Univ., KY, USA ; Larson, L.M.

The paper presents a method for texture classification through level lines. Level lines provide a non-redundant and full representation of an image, and they can be regarded as a signature for the image. By using earth mover's distance (EMD), we can classify texture images based on EMD between their level lines. Our method is a geometric approach for texture classification, which has the advantage of being contrast-, rotation- and scale-invariant.

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Image Processing. 2002. Proceedings. 2002 International Conference on  (Volume:3 )

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24-28 June 2002