Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Computer Science - Image Processing | Principles of Digital Image Processing - Fundamental Techniques

Principles of Digital Image Processing

Fundamental Techniques

Burger, Wilhelm, Burge, Mark J.

2009, XIII, 259p. 106 illus.. With online files/update.

Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$29.95

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-84800-191-6

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$42.95

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-84800-190-9

free shipping for individuals worldwide

The book title is in reprint. You can already preorder it.


add to marked items

  • Concentrates on practical applications and working implementations whilst also presenting the important formal details and mathematics necessary for a deeper understanding of the algorithms
  • Comprehensive yet concise, the text contains many learning aids throughout such as end of chapter exercises, detailed illustrations, comprehensive introductory chapter and helpful appendices

This easy-to-follow textbook provides a modern, algorithmic introduction to digital image processing, designed to be used both by learners desiring a firm foundation on which to build, and practitioners in search of critical analysis and concrete implementations of the most important techniques. The text compiles the key elements of digital image processing, starting from the basic concepts and elementary properties of digital images through simple statistics and point operations, fundamental filtering techniques, localization of edges and contours, and basic operations on color images. Mastering these most commonly used techniques will enable the reader to start being productive straight away.

Features and topics:

  • Practical examples and carefully constructed chapter-ending exercises drawn from the authors' years of experience teaching this material
  • Real implementations, concise mathematical notation, and precise algorithmic descriptions designed for programmers and practitioners
  • Easily adaptable Java code and completely worked-out examples for easy inclusion in existing (and rapid prototyping of new) applications
  • Uses ImageJ, the image processing system developed, maintained, and freely distributed by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Provides a supplementary website with the complete Java source code, test images, and corrections – www.imagingbook.com
  • Additional presentation tools for instructors including a complete set of figures, tables, and mathematical elements

This concise, yet comprehensive and reader-friendly text is ideal for undergraduates studying foundation courses, as well as ideal for those seeking to expand their knowledge via self-study.

Wilhelm Burger, Ph.D., is the director of the Digital Media degree programs at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences at Hagenberg.
Mark J. Burge, Ph.D., is a senior principal in the Center for National Security and Intelligence at Noblis in Washington, D.C.

Content Level » Lower undergraduate

Keywords » Algorithms - Digital image processing - Edges, contours - Filters (linear, nonlinear) - Image morphology - Image statistics - Image types and formats - ImageJ - Java/ImageJ-implementation - Operations on color images - Point/pixel operations - image processing

Related subjects » Image Processing

Table of contents / Preface / Sample pages 

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Image Processing and Computer Vision.