Tavares, João Manuel R.S., Natal Jorge, Renato M. (Eds.)
2013, VIII, 309 p. 147 illus., 88 illus. in color.
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Addresses the role of the numerical simulation in clinical practice
Includes recent advances in theoretical foundations of medical processing
Brings together research, applications, techniques and trends
The sixteen chapters included in this book were written by invited experts of international recognition and address important issues in Medical Image Processing and Computational Vision, including: Object Recognition, Object Detection, Object Tracking, Pose Estimation, Facial Expression Recognition, Image Retrieval, Data Mining, Automatic Video Understanding and Management, Edges Detection, Image Segmentation, Modelling and Simulation, Medical thermography, Database Systems, Synthetic Aperture Radar and Satellite Imagery.
Different applications are addressed and described throughout the book, comprising: Object Recognition and Tracking, Facial Expression Recognition, Image Database, Plant Disease Classification, Video Understanding and Management, Image Processing, Image Segmentation, Bio-structure Modelling and Simulation, Medical Imaging, Image Classification, Medical Diagnosis, Urban Areas Classification, Land Map Generation.
The book brings together the current state-of-the-art in the various multi-disciplinary solutions for Medical Image Processing and Computational Vision, including research, techniques, applications and new trends contributing to the development of the related areas.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »3D object reconstruction - bioimaging - biomechanics - computational vision - medical image processing - modeling - surgery simulation