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US20080187230 Change image detecting device, change image detecting method, computer program for realizing change image detecting function, and recording medium recorded with the computer program  
A change image detecting device for detecting a change image, which has changed when compared with a temporally previous image, among a plurality of images arranged in time series includes: a...
US20100128991 SPATIAL-TEMPORAL WARPING OF DIFFERENT PRE-CAPTURED MEDICAL IMAGES  
It is described a method for medical image comparison purposes, comprising the step of generating a first global image or mask with increased similarity to a second global image, wherein the first...
US20100226581 MOBILE BROWSING  
The present invention resides in one aspect in a system including a user operable portable radio communication device and a server. The invention includes the portable radio communication device...
US20090285492 DATA ACCESS BASED ON CONTENT OF IMAGE RECORDED BY A MOBILE DEVICE  
Embodiments of the invention are directed to using image data and contextual data to determine information about a scene, based on one or more previously obtained images. Contextual data, such...
US20080317357 METHOD OF GATHERING VISUAL META DATA USING A REFERENCE IMAGE  
A digital image processing technique gathers visual meta data using a reference image. A main image and one or more reference images are captured on a hand-held or otherwise portable or spatial or...
US20090087103 Inspection Apparatus and Method  
There is provided an inspection apparatus and method that output an accurate matching position even if a search image contains a pattern similar to a template. An image search unit includes a...
US20090080783 IMAGE DATA OUTPUT PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE DATA OUTPUT PROCESSING METHOD  
In an image data output processing apparatus of the present invention, an image matching section is capable of determining whether a similarity exists between each image of an N-up document and a...
US20090175532 Method and System for Creating Flexible Structure Descriptions  
In one embodiment, the invention provides a method, comprising detecting data fields on a scanned image; generating a flexible document description based on the detected data fields, including...
US20050232493 Pattern search method  
According to the pattern search method of the present invention, detection of a detection image region relative to an observation image is performed by a pattern matching. An image whose size is...
US20110299785 MOTION DETECTION TECHNIQUES FOR IMPROVED IMAGE REMOTING  
Techniques are disclosed for acceleration techniques for improved image remoting. A rolling 2D hash of a first image sent to a client is computed. When the server has a second image to send to the...
US20100286905 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FILTERING POTENTIALLY UNRELIABLE VISUAL DATA FOR VISUAL SIMULTANEOUS LOCALIZATION AND MAPPING  
The invention is related to methods and apparatus that use a visual sensor and dead reckoning sensors to process Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM). These techniques can be used in robot...
US20130243340 MOBILE AUTHENTICATION BY IMAGE INPAINTING  
In some examples, a method of authenticating is described. The method may include sending first repair parameters representing one or more first repair operations applied to a first marked image...
US20070076936 Fast alignment of large-scale sequences using linear space techniques  
Large scale sequences and other types of patterns may be matched or aligned quickly using a linear space technique. In one embodiment, the invention includes, calculating a similarity matrix of a...
US20090080781 Pattern retrieval method and apparatus  
There is provided a pattern retrieval method for retrieving a reference pattern from a range to be retrieved, based on a correlation between image data in the range to be retrieved with the...
US20080159632 IMAGE DETECTION METHODS AND APPARATUS  
A method for designating a given image as similar/dissimilar with respect to a reference image is provided. The method includes normalizing the image. Normalizing includes performing...
US20090041362 Image Processing Apparatus and Method, and Program  
An image processing apparatus includes: a correlation value computing section that computes a correlation value between pixels in a noted image and its preceding and following reference images; a...
US20080107310 Method And Device For Analyzing The Retinal Vessels By Means Of Degital Images  
It is the object of a method and apparatus for retinal vessel analysis based on digital images to enhance the ability to discriminate between healthy vessel states and at-risk vessel states while...
US20090103813 Method for Assessing Image Quality  
The invention is a method for assessing image quality value of a distorted image with respect to a reference image. The method comprises the following steps: computing, for each pixel of the...
US20100278437 KEY BLANK IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM WITH GROOVE SCANNING  
A key identification system is provided. The key identification system comprises an imaging system to capture an image of a master key, and a logic to analyze the captured image. The imaging...
US20090220160 IMAGING APPARATUS AND RECORDING MEDIUM  
In a digital camera 1, when the shutter button is half-depressed (Y at S2), face detection processing is performed on periodically imaged frame images until it is fully depressed (N at S6), and...
US20100119160 GENERALIZED STATISTICAL TEMPLATE MATCHING UNDER GEOMETRIC TRANSFORMATIONS  
A method of detecting a geometrically transformed object in an image comprises comparing a template comprising a plurality of line segments for the object with regions of an image, and determining...
US20080240513 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR UPDATING MAP DATA  
Disclosed is a method and device for updating map data, wherein each site on the map being associated with geographic data and at least one scene image captured at the site, the method comprising:...
US20120045136 SYSTEMS, METHODS, AND APPARATUS FOR SOLVING PROBLEMS  
A method of improving the accuracy and computation time of automatic image recognition by the implementation of association graphs and a quantum processor. A method of solving problems using a...
US20090116749 METHOD OF LOCATING FEATURES OF AN OBJECT  
A method of locating features of an object, of a class of objects, of a class of objects, within a target image. The method comprises initialising a set of feature points within the target image,...
US20090297036 OBJECT DETECTION ON A PIXEL PLANE IN A DIGITAL IMAGE SEQUENCE  
The invention relates to a method for detecting objects on a pixel plane. Said movable object detection is frequently possible only by tracking the pre-segmented objects or the parts thereof. in...
US20100246974 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPTICALLY DETECTING SURFACE DEFECT OF ROUND WIRE ROD  
A device and method can optically detect a defect of a round wire rod to be tested, and particularly, remotely detect the defect without contact in real-time. The device includes a lighting device...
US20100142829 COMPLEXITY REGULARIZED PATTERN REPRESENTATION, SEARCH, AND COMPRESSION  
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for performing pattern representation, search and/or compression. In one embodiment, the method comprises extracting one or more target patterns from a...
US20080219516 IMAGE MATCHING APPARATUS, IMAGE MATCHING METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM AND COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM  
An image matching apparatus comprising, a detector adapted to detects, from an input image containing an object to be matched, a region where the object exists, an estimation unit adapted to...
US20080166056 Template Matching Processing Apparatus and Method, Hologram Reproducing Apparatus and Method, and Computer Program  
A template matching processing device includes: first calculation means for calculating a plurality of correlation values indicating the correlation between an inputted detection image and a...
US20080050008 IMAGE CORRECTION METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR USE IN PATTERN INSPECTION SYSTEM  
A technique for correcting an image by using frequency division images and decomposition images corresponding in number to reference points is disclosed. An image correction apparatus includes an...
US20070286496 Image Processing Apparatus  
An image processing apparatus enables image data to be handled easily after photography. A server apparatus pattern images and control information in correspondence with user identifiers. A...
US20090279789 System and Method to Recognize Images  
A system to recognize images comprises a mobile device and a server. The mobile device is configured to capture an image. The mobile device is further configured to transmit the image to a...
US20090185746 IMAGE RECOGNITION  
An image recognition method and system (10) comprises receiving at an input (12) a first image set to be recognized, wherein the image set comprises a 3-D image comprising 3-D cloud-points of an...
US20080317353 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SEARCHING IMAGES WITH FIGURES AND RECORDING MEDIUM STORING METADATA OF IMAGE  
A method and a system for searching images with figures and a recording medium storing metadata of image are provided. The searching method is divided into an image analysis stage and an image...
US20090080779 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR REGISTRATION OF CONTRAST- ENHANCED IMAGES WITH VOLUME-PRESERVING CONSTRAINT  
A method and system for registering a first image of, for example, a liver and a second image of the liver being contrast-enhanced comprises: deriving a statistical similarity measure between...
US20100002941 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDENTIFYING AN OBJECT CAPTURED BY A DIGITAL IMAGE  
An object captured by a digital image is automatically identified by determining a location at which a digital image is captured; retrieving a plurality of candidate objects associated with said...
US20070196018 METHOD OF MULTI-PATH BLOCK MATCHING COMPUTING  
Disclosed is a multi-path method of block matching computing for image processing, which comprises: determining a searching pattern with a center pixel point and a plurality of surrounding pixel...
US20100215255 Iterative Data Reweighting for Balanced Model Learning  
Aspects of the present invention include systems and methods for forming generative models, for utilizing those models, or both. In embodiments, an object model fitting system can be developed...
US20080181512 IMAGE EDITING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An image editing system for use with a web-based video editing system is provided. The image editing system comprises: a detection system configured to receive image data; detect regions of the...
US20080159633 Method and Apparatus for Managing Data-Analysis Parts in a Word Processor Application  
An interactive data-analysis part pane is provided for receiving and displaying a data-analysis part in a word processor application. The interactive data-analysis part pane includes a content...
US20060045312 Image comparison device for providing real-time feedback  
A method and device for comparing a position template which is stored in a positional memory to a test image are presented. The method includes obtaining one or more images, defining the position...
US20110211762 IMAGE PROCESSING  
A method of selecting a homography model from point correspondences of an associated image pair; a method of filtering point correspondences from a pair of associated images; a method of...
US20110026836 CONTEXT COORDINATION FOR AN ARTISTIC DIGITAL TEMPLATE FOR IMAGE DISPLAY  
An apparatus and method for creating a coordinated image display. A computer system comprising stored digital templates for said image display can be operated by a user to generate the image...
US20110058029 EVALUATION METHOD OF TEMPLATE IMAGES AND IN VIVO MOTION DETECTING APPARATUS  
Multiple template images to be evaluated are used to carry out pattern matching with multiple images, correlation coefficients among the multiple template images are computed based on the results...
US20130083998 METHOD AND APPARATUS OF GENERATING A MULTI-FORMAT TEMPLATE IMAGE FROM A SINGLE FORMAT TEMPLATE IMAGE  
A method and apparatus are provided for generating a multi-format template image by an image-processing device. At least one pre-defined region in a template image having a first format is...
US20110268363 METHOD FOR EVALUATING SUPERIMPOSITION OF PATTERN  
Provided is a method for evaluating superimposition of a pattern, wherein an alignment shift quantity and a shift direction can be evaluated at a discretionary position within an exposure shot....
US20110026835 SYSTEM FOR MATCHING ARTISTIC ATTRIBUTES OF SECONDARY IMAGE AND TEMPLATE TO A PRIMARY IMAGE  
A system for automatically selecting a template and a number of secondary images for display with a primary preselected image based on analyzing the primary image's attribute information and...
US20050152604 Template matching method and target image area extraction apparatus  
According to a template matching method, a matching value representing matching between a process area image and a target image is calculated by using the process area image in an arbitrary...
US20050135677 Method and apparatus for acquiring image data from a scanned document  
A method of acquiring data from an image wherein the image has an image attribute. The method includes the acts of identifying a zone that has the image attribute, and acquiring data from the...
US20150003745 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RECOGNIZING CHARACTERS  
A method and an apparatus for recognizing characters using an image are provided. A camera is activated according to a character recognition request and a preview mode is set for displaying an...

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