6.4.2 Basic Algorithms to Partition Curves, Represent Curves

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Circles. Curve Partitions. Segmentation, Curves. Curve Segmentation. 9605

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Fischler, M.A., and Bolles, R.C.,
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PAMI(8), No. 1, January 1986, pp. 100-105. Reprinted: BibRef 8601 RCV87(210-215). BibRef
Earlier: CVPR83(38-46). BibRef
And: DARPA83(224-232). Various ways to partition curves. BibRef

Fischler, M.A.,
Perceptual Organization and the Curve Partitioning Problem,
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Fischler, M.A., and Wolf, H.C.,
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PAMI(16), No. 2, February 1994, pp. 113-129.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9402
Earlier:
Saliency Detection and Partitioning Planar Curves,
DARPA93(917-931). Curve partioning using salient points, with an attempt to match human performance. Extension of the Fischler/Bolles paper above. BibRef

Dobbins, A., Zucker, S.W., Cyander, M.S.,
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Wuescher, D.M., and Boyer, K.L.,
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Ventura, J.A.[Jose A.], Chen, J.M.[Jen-Ming],
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Roberge, J.,
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Hashiyama, H.[Hideshi], Araki, S.[Shuichi], Ogura, M.[Michio],
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Phillips, T.Y., Rosenfeld, A.,
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Meer, P., Baugher, E.S., Rosenfeld, A.,
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Yamada, K.[Keiichi],
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Cox, I.J., Rehg, J.M.[James M.], and Hingorani, S.,
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Chang, C.H., Hwang, S.Y.,
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JVCIR(5), 1994, pp. 148-155. BibRef 9400

Katzir, N., Lindenbaum, M., Porat, M.,
Curve Segmentation under Partial Occlusion,
PAMI(16), No. 5, May 1994, pp. 513-519.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9405
Earlier:
Planar curve segmentation for recognition of partially occluded shapes,
ICPR90(I: 842-846).
IEEE DOI 9006
BibRef

West, G.A.W., and Rosin, P.L.,
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Rosin, P.L., and West, G.A.W.,
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Rosin, P.L., West, G.A.W.,
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Earlier:
Segmenting Curves into Elliptic Arcs and Straight Lines,
ICCV90(75-78).
IEEE DOI BibRef

Rosin, P.L.,
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Rosin, P.L., West, G.A.W.,
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Earlier:
Multi-scale Salience Distance Transforms,
BMVC93(579-588).
PDF File. Curtin Univ, Australia. BibRef

Rosin, P.L.[Paul L.], West, G.A.W.[Geoff A.W.],
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PAMI(17), No. 12, December 1995, pp. 1140-1153.
IEEE DOI Code, Curve Segmentation. (Code is available:
WWW Link. BibRef 9512
Detection of Circular Arcs in Images,
Alvey88(259-263). BibRef
Earlier: A2, A1:
Multi-stage Combined Ellipse and Line Detection,
BMVC92(197-206).
PDF File. 9209
Segments into various components, lines, arcs (circular, elliptical, etc.). A fairly general complete algorithm. An extensive bibliography of earlier curve partitioning work. BibRef

Kanatani, K.,
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PAMI(19), No. 12, December 1997, pp. 1391-1394.
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BibRef

Rosin, P.L., West, G.A.W.,
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IEEE DOI 9712
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Rosin, P.L.,
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Earlier: SPIE(1964), April 1993, pp. 66-77 Code, Curve Smoothing. Code is available:
WWW Link. BibRef

Sheu, H.T., Yang, H.Z.,
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Ichoku, C., Deffontaines, B., Chorowicz, J.,
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Arcelli, C., Ramella, G.,
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Sharaiha, Y.M., Garat, P.,
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Debled-Rennesson, I.[Isabelle], and Reveilles, J.P.,
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Reveillès, J.P.[Jean-Pierre],
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Debled-Rennesson, I.[Isabelle], Rémy, J.L.[Jean-Luc], Rouyer-Degli, J.[Jocelyne],
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de la Blanca, N.P.[N. Perez], Fdez Valdivia, J., Garcia, J.A.,
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Chaudhuri, B.B., Dutta, S.,
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Leite, J.A.F., Hancock, E.R.,
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Earlier:
Iterative Spline Relaxation with the EM Algorithm,
ICPR96(II: 161-165).
IEEE DOI 9608
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Lindeberg, T., Li, M.X.,
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Lindeberg, T., and Li, M.,
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And: ISRN KTH/NA/P-94/28-SE, September 1994.
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Li, M.,
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And: ISRN KTH/NA/P-92/34-SE, November 1992.
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Zunic, J.[Jovisa], Acketa, D.M.[Dragan M.],
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Sheu, H.T., Hu, W.C.,
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Rosin, P.L.[Paul L.],
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Rosin, P.L.[Paul L.],
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Chung, J.W.[Jae-Won], Lee, J.H.[Jin-Hak], Moon, J.H.[Joo-Hee], Kim, J.K.[Jae-Kyoon],
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Yan, H.[Hong],
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Detection of curved text path based on the fuzzy curve-tracing (FCT) algorithm,
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Lam, B.S.Y., Yan, H.[Hong],
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Sarfraz, M.,
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Awrangjeb, M.[Mohammad], Lu, G.J.[Guo-Jun],
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IEEE DOI 0905
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Awrangjeb, M.[Mohammad], Lu, G.J.[Guo-Jun], Fraser, C.S.[Clive S.], Ravanbakhsh, M.[Mehdi],
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DICTA09(519-525).
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A Comparative Study on Contour-Based Corner Detectors,
DICTA10(92-99).
IEEE DOI 1012
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Awrangjeb, M., Lu, G.J.[Guo-Jun],
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Border following; Boundary following; Boundary traversing; Boundary segmentation; Component segmentation; Component identification; Identifying strokes; OCR; Multiple regression analysis BibRef

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Yakubovich, A.[Alex], Elder, J.H.[James H.],
Building Better Formlet Codes for Planar Shape,
CRV14(84-91)
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Vacavant, A.[Antoine], Roussillon, T.[Tristan], Kerautret, B.[Bertrand], Lachaud, J.O.[Jacques-Olivier],
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Provot, L.[Laurent], Gérard, Y.[Yan], Feschet, F.[Fabien],
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Code, Curve Decomposition. BibRef
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Tu, L.[Liyun], Yang, D.[Dan], Vicory, J., Zhang, X.H.[Xiao-Hong], Pizer, S.M., Styner, M.,
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Asadzadeh, S.[Saeid], de Souza Filho, C.R.[Carlos Roberto],
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Qian, H.Z.[Hai-Zhong], Zhang, M.[Meng], Wu, F.[Fang],
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Joint denoising/compression of image contours via geometric prior and variable-length context tree,
ICIP16(1549-1553)
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dynamic programming. Noise smoothing to enable compression of smooth curves. BibRef

Ngo, P.[Phuc], Debled-Rennesson, I.[Isabelle], Kerautret, B.[Bertrand], Nasser, H.[Hayat],
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JMIV(59), No. 1, September 2017, pp. 123-135.
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Earlier: A1, A4, A2, A3:
Adaptive Tangential Cover for Noisy Digital Contours,
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Earlier: A1, A4, A2, Only:
Efficient Dominant Point Detection Based on Discrete Curve Structure,
IWCIA15(143-156).
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Nguyen, T.P.[Thanh Phuong], Debled-Rennesson, I.[Isabelle],
Arc Segmentation in Linear Time,
CAIP11(I: 84-92).
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And:
Decomposition of a Curve into Arcs and Line Segments Based on Dominant Point Detection,
SCIA11(794-805).
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Earlier:
A Multi-scale Approach to Decompose a Digital Curve into Meaningful Parts,
ICPR10(1072-1075).
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Tsuchie, S.[Shoichi],
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Lezama, J.[Jose], von Gioi, R.G.[Rafael Grompone], Randall, G.[Gregory], Morel, J.M.[Jean-Michel],
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ICIP14(4757-4761)
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Noise. Have points along a curve, find next one. BibRef

Lin, W.Y.[Wen-Yan], Cheng, M.M.[Ming-Ming], Zheng, S.[Shuai], Lu, J.B.[Jiang-Bo], Crook, N.[Nigel],
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ICCV13(2376-2383)
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curve fitting; matching; non-parametric; spline; warping BibRef

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Zhang, J.[Jing], Kasturi, R.[Rangachar],
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ICPR10(1598-1601).
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Kovacs, A.[Andrea], Sziranyi, T.[Tamas],
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Islam, M.S.[Muhammad Sirajul], Kitchen, L.J.[Leslie John],
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Tortorella, F.[Francesco], Patraccone, R.[Rossella], Molinara, M.[Mario],
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Trupin, E., Lecourtier, Y.,
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Makkapati, V.V.[Vishnu V.], Mahapatra, P.R.[Pravas R.],
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Weitzenberg, J., Posch, S., Rost, M.,
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Feature Point Detection and Curve Approximation for Early Processing of Free-Hand Sketches,
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Ho, P.S.[Pong-Sik], and Kim, M.H.[Min-Hwan],
A Hierarchical Scheme for Representing Curves without Self-Intersections,
CVPR01(II:498-503).
IEEE DOI 0110
Applying iterative endpoint fit for complex curves results in self-intersection. Hierarchical approach to eliminate that problem. See also Algorithms for the reduction of the number of points required to represent a digitized line or its caricature. BibRef

Stricker, M.[Markus], Leonardis, A.[Aleš],
ExSel++: A general framework to extract parametric models,
CAIP95(90-97).
Springer DOI 9509
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And:
From Edgels to Parametric Curves,
SCIA95(xx).
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Stewart, C.V.[Charles V.], Bubna, K.[Kishore], Perera, A.[Amitha],
Estimating Model Parameters and Boundaries By Minimizing a Joint, Robust Objective Function,
CVPR99(II: 387-393).
IEEE DOI Not really curves, but estimation of parameters. BibRef 9900

Robl, C., Farber, G.,
Contour Tracer for a Fast and Precise Edge-line Extraction,
MVA98(xx-yy). BibRef 9800

Sluzek, A.[Andrzej],
Multi-Level Contour Segmentation Using Multiple Segmentation Primitives,
ICPR98(Vol I: 741-743).
IEEE DOI 9808
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Mokhtari, M., and Bergevin, R.,
Multiscale Segmentation and Approximation for Significant Description of 2D Contours,
ICIP97(I: 212-215).
IEEE DOI BibRef 9700

Weitzel, L., Kopecz, K., Spengler, C., Eckhorn, R., Reitboeck, H.J.,
Contour segmentation with recurrent neural networks of pulse-coding neurons,
CAIP97(337-344).
Springer DOI 9709
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Sloboda, F.[Fridrich], Zat'ko, B.[Bedrich],
Analysis situs and image processing,
CIAP97(I: 190-197).
Springer DOI 9709
Approximation of planar curves and arcs. BibRef

Sloboda, F.[Fridrich], Zat'ko, B.[Bedrich],
On boundary approximation,
CAIP95(488-495).
Springer DOI 9509
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Orrite, C., Lopez, J.E., Alcolea, A.,
Curve segmentation by continuous smoothing at multiple scales,
ICIP96(III: 579-582).
IEEE DOI 9610
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Caglioti, V.[Vincenzo],
Decomposing contours into curves of different families,
CIAP95(399-404).
Springer DOI 9509
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Delingette, H.,
Intrinsic Stabilizers of Planar Curves,
ECCV94(B:427-436).
Springer DOI BibRef 9400

Waku, J., Chassery, J.M.,
Specification of a wavelet for multiscale analysis of discrete boundary,
ICPR92(III:680-683).
IEEE DOI 9208
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Wu, L.D., Luo, X.Y.,
Fast Piecewise Non-Linear Approximation,
ICPR84(330-332). BibRef 8400

Otsu, N.,
Karhunen-Loeve Line Fitting And A Linearity Measure,
ICPR84(486-489). BibRef 8400

Gutfinger, D., Nishimura, R., Doi, H., and Sklansky, J.,
Robust Curve Detection by Temporal Geodesics,
ICCV90(752-756).
IEEE DOI BibRef 9000

Zhou, Y.T.,
Fitting smooth curves,
ICPR90(I: 455-459).
IEEE DOI 9006
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Cai, L.D., Porrill, J., Pollard, S.B., Mayhew, J.E.W., Frisby, J.P.,
Segmentation of planar curves using local and global behaviour analysis,
BMVC90(xx-yy).
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Chapter on Edge Detection and Analysis, Lines, Segments, Curves, Corners, Hough Transform continues in
Piece-Wise Linear Representations from Curves .


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