Machine Vision: Automated Visual Inspection and Robot Vision
by David Vernon
Publisher: Prentice Hall 1991
Number of pages: 260
Machine vision is a multidisciplinary subject, utilizing techniques drawn from optics, electronics, mechanical engineering, computer science, and artificial intelligence. This book is an introduction to Machine Vision which will allow the reader quickly to comprehend the essentials of this fascinating topic. Emphasis will be placed on the fundamental tools for image acquisition, processing, and analysis; a range of techniques, dealing with very simple two dimensional systems, through more sophisticated two-dimensional approaches, to the three-dimensional robot vision, will be explained in some detail.
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by Adrian Horridge - ANU E Press
The book is the only account of what the bee actually detects with its eyes. The erratic path to understanding makes interesting reading for anyone with an analytical mind who thinks about the methods of science or the engineering of seeing machines.
by Asim Bhatti (ed.) - InTech
The topics covered in this book include fundamental theoretical aspects of robust stereo correspondence estimation, novel and robust algorithms, hardware implementation for fast execution, neuromorphic engineering, probabilistic analysis, etc.
by David Marshall - Cardiff School of Computer Science
From the table of contents: Image Acquisition: 2D Image Input, 3D imaging; Image processing: Fourier Methods, Smoothing Noise; Edge Detection; Edge Linking; Segmentation; Line Labelling; Relaxation Labelling; Optical Flow; Object Recognition.
by Rustam Stolkin - InTech
This book reports recent advances in the use of pattern recognition techniques for computer and robot vision. The areas of low level vision such as segmentation, edge detection, and region identification, are the focus of this book.