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Least-squares image resizing using finite differences

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3 Author(s)
Munoz, A. ; Biomed. Imaging Group, Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland ; Blu, T. ; Unser, M.

We present an optimal spline-based algorithm for the enlargement or reduction of digital images with arbitrary (noninteger) scaling factors. This projection-based approach can be realized thanks to a new finite difference method that allows the computation of inner products with analysis functions that are B-splines of any degree n. A noteworthy property of the algorithm is that the computational complexity per pixel does not depend on the scaling factor a. For a given choice of basis functions, the results of our method are consistently better than those of the standard interpolation procedure; the present scheme achieves a reduction of artifacts such as aliasing and blocking and a significant improvement of the signal-to-noise ratio. The method can be generalized to include other classes of piecewise polynomial functions, expressed as linear combinations of B-splines and their derivatives

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Image Processing, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:10 ,  Issue: 9 )

Date of Publication:

Sep 2001

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