9.13 Surface and Shape from Contours or Silhouettes

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Symmetry. Contours. Line Drawings. Shape from Contours. Shape from Silhouette. Silhouette.

Whitney, H.,
On Singularities of Mappings of Euclidean Spaces. I. Mappings of the Plane into the Plane,
Annals of Math.(62), No. 3, November 1955, pp. 374-410. Mathmatical basis for much of the analysis of surfaces. BibRef 5511

Binford, T.O.,
Inferring Surfaces from Images,
AI(17), No. 1-3, August 1981, pp. 205-244.
WWW Link. Perceptual Grouping. Lots of discussion about how things can be, but no work on real images. BibRef 8108

Lowe, D.G.[David G.], and Binford, T.O.[Thomas O.],
The Recovery of Three-Dimensional Structure from Image Curves,
PAMI(7), No. 3, May 1985, pp. 320-326. BibRef 8505
Earlier:
The Interpretation of Three-Dimensional Structure from Image Curves,
IJCAI81(613-618). BibRef
And:
The Interpretation of Geometric Structure from Image Boundaries,
DARPA81(39-46). See also Inferring Surfaces from Images. Stanford AI Lab. How to get the 3-D structure from the collection of lines that come out in standard linear analysis. BibRef

Udupa, J.K.,
Determination of 3-D Shape Parameters from Boundary Information,
CGIP(17), No. 1, September 1981, pp. 52-59.
WWW Link. BibRef 8109

Koenderink, J.J.,
What Does the Occluding Contour Tell Us About Solid Shape?,
Perception(13), 1984, pp. 321-330. BibRef 8400

Koenderink, J.J.,
Solid Shape,
MIT Press1990. BibRef 9000

Koenderink, J.J., and van Doorn, A.J.,
The Shape of Smooth Objects and the Way Contours End,
Perception(11), 1982, pp. 129-137. BibRef 8200

Koenderink, J.J., and van Doorn, A.J.,
The Singularities of the Visual Mapping,
BioCyber(24), No. 1, 1976, pp. 51-59. See also Structure of Locally Orderless Images, The. BibRef 7600

Koenderink, J.J.[Jan J.], van Doorn, A.J.[Andrea J.],
Illuminance critical points on generic smooth surfaces,
JOSA-A(10), No. 5, May 1993, pp. 844-854.
WWW Link. BibRef 9305

Brady, M.[Michael], and Yuille, A.L.[Alan L.],
An Extremum Principle for Shape from Contour,
PAMI(6), No. 3, May, 1984, pp. 288-301. BibRef 8405
Earlier: IJCAI83(969-972). BibRef
And: MIT AI Memo-711, June 1983. The actual shape (orientation) is one to maximize area/p^2 BibRef

Sanz, J.L.C.,
On the Reconstruction of Band-Limited Multidimensional Signals from Algebraic Sampling Contours,
PIEEE(73), 1985, pp. 1334-1336. BibRef 8500

Weiss, I.[Isaac],
3-D Shape Representation by Contours,
CVGIP(41), No. 1, January 1988, pp. 80-100.
WWW Link. BibRef 8801
Earlier: IJCAI85(969-972). BibRef
And: UMDCS-TR-1707, September 1986. (MIT, now UMd). An extension of the work of Brady and Yuille. BibRef

Berthilsson, R., Åström, K.[Kalle],
Extension of Affine Shape,
JMIV(11), No. 2, October 1999, pp. 119-136.
DOI Link BibRef 9910
Earlier:
Reconstruction of 3-D Curves from 2-D Images Using Affine Shape Methods for Curves,
CVPR97(476-481).
IEEE DOI 9704
BibRef
And: SSAB97(Computer Vision) 9703
BibRef

Berthilsson, R.[Rikard],
Affine Correlation,
ICPR98(Vol II: 1458-1460).
IEEE DOI 9808
BibRef

Szeliski, R.S., and Weiss, R.[Richard],
Robust Shape Recovery from Occluding Contours Using a Linear Smoother,
IJCV(28), No. 1, June 1998, pp. 27-44.
DOI Link 9807
BibRef
Earlier: CVPR93(666-667).
IEEE DOI BibRef
And: DARPA93(939-948). BibRef
And: DEC-CRL-93-7, December 1993.
HTML Version. Shape from contour plus stereo. BibRef

Kehtarnavaz, N., Simar, L.R., and de Figueiredo, R.J.P.,
A Syntactic/Semantic Technique for Surface Reconstruction from Cross-Sectional Contours,
CVGIP(42), No. 3, June 1988, pp. 399-409.
WWW Link. See also Framework for Surface Reconstruction for 3D Contours, A. BibRef 8806

Beusmans, J.M.H.,
Computing Occluding Contours Using Spherical Images,
CVGIP(53), No. 1, January 1991, pp. 97-111.
WWW Link. BibRef 9101

Velho, L., Terzopoulos, D., Gomes, J.,
Constructing Implicit Shape Models from Boundary Data,
GMIP(57), No. 3, May 1995, pp. 220-234. BibRef 9505

Montenegro, A.A.[Anselmo Antunes], Velho, L.[Luiz], Carvalho, P.C.P.[Paulo C. P.], Sossai, J.[Jonas],
Reconstruction of 3D Object Meshes from Silhouette Images,
JMIV(29), No. 2-3, November 2007, pp. 119-130.
Springer DOI 0712
BibRef

Malik, J., and Maydan, D.,
Recovering Three-Dimensional Shape from a Single Image of Curved Objects,
PAMI(11), No. 6, June 1989, pp. 555-566.
IEEE DOI BibRef 8906
Earlier: A1 only: IJCAI87(734-737). From line labelings of curved objects and possible interpretations. The paper with Binford is an early approach. Apply a labeling approach, but for each point along the curve. Curved objects can have lines with different interpretations along the curve. BibRef

Malik, J., and Binford, T.O.,
A Theory of Line Drawing Interpretation,
DARPA84(188-194). Related to the preceding papers. BibRef 8400

Lee, H.C., and Fu, K.S.,
3-D Shape from Contour and Selective Confirmation,
CVGIP(22), No. 1, April 1983, pp. 177-193.
WWW Link. BibRef 8304
Earlier: CVWS82(162-170). It is not clear how far the description really goes. BibRef

Stevens, K.A.[Kent A.],
The Visual Interpretation of Surface Contours,
AI(17), No. 1-3, August 1981, pp. 47-73.
WWW Link. BibRef 8108
And:
Constraints on the Visual Interpretation of Surface Contours,
MIT AI Memo-522, March 1979. BibRef
Earlier:
Occlusion Clues and Subjective Contours,
MIT AI Memo363, June 1976. People use the contour for shape, so why not computers. BibRef

Stevens, K.A.[Kent A.],
The Line of Curvature Constraint and the Interpretation of 3-D Shape from Parallel Surface Contours,
IJCAI83(1057-1061). BibRef 8300

Stevens, K.A.[Kent A.],
Implementation of a Theory for Inferring Surface Shape from Contours,
MIT AI Memo-676, August 1982. BibRef 8208

Kanatani, K.I.,
Reconstruction of Consistent Shape from Inconsistent Data: Optimization of 2.5D Sketches,
IJCV(3), No. 4, November, 1989, pp. 261-292.
Springer DOI BibRef 8911
Earlier: ICCV88(508-512).
IEEE DOI BibRef

de Floriani, L.[Leila],
Feature Extraction for Boundary Models of Three-Dimensional Objects,
PAMI(11), No. 8, August 1989, pp. 785-798.
IEEE DOI The paper is from a graphics background, find protrusions or depressions on faces. BibRef 8908

Giblin, P.J., and Soares, M.G.,
On the Geometry of a Surface and Its Singular Profiles,
IVC(6), No. 4, November 1988, pp. 225-234.
WWW Link. BibRef 8811

Cipolla, R.[Roberto], Fletcher, G.J.[Gordon J.], Giblin, P.J.[Peter J.],
Following Cusps,
IJCV(23), No. 2, June 1997, pp. 115-129.
DOI Link 9708
BibRef
Earlier:
Surface Geometry from Cusps of Apparent Contours,
ICCV95(858-863).
IEEE DOI Rather than fail where there are cusps, analyze them. BibRef

van Otterloo, P.J.[Peter J.],
A Contour-Oriented Approach to Shape Analysis,
Hertfordshire, UK: Prentice HallInternational (UK), 1991. ISBN 0-13-173840-2. Face Recognition. Global, deterministic, information preserving. BibRef 9100

Vaillant, R.[Régis], and Faugeras, O.D.,
Using Extremal Boundaries for 3-D Object Modeling,
PAMI(14), No. 2, February 1992, pp. 157-173.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9202
Earlier:
Using Occluding Contours for Recovering Shape Properties of Objects,
3DWS89(26-32). Analysis of the problems of edges on curved surfaces. Uses more than 2 views. BibRef

Vaillant, R.[Régis],
Using occluding contours for 3D object modeling,
ECCV90(454-464).
Springer DOI 9004
BibRef

Meyers, D., Skinner, S., Sloan, K.,
Surfaces from Contours,
TOG(11), 1992, pp. 228-258. BibRef 9200

Laurentini, A.,
How Far 3D Shapes Can Be Understood from 2D Silhouettes,
PAMI(17), No. 2, February 1995, pp. 188-195.
IEEE DOI Many objects can have the same silhouette. BibRef 9502

Horaud, R., and Brady, M.,
On the Geometric Interpretation of Image Contours,
AI(37), No. 1-3, December, 1988, pp. 333-353.
WWW Link. BibRef 8812
Earlier: ICCV87(374-382). BibRef

Cohen, F.S., and Wang, J.Y.,
Part I: Modeling Image Curves Using Invariant 3-D Object Curve Models -- A Path to 3-D Recognition and Shape Estimation from Image Contours,
PAMI(16), No. 1, January 1994, pp. 1-12.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9401
Earlier:
3-D Recognition and Shape Estimation from Image Contours Using Invariant 3-D Object Curve Models,
CVPR92(722-725).
IEEE DOI Contours in real images. See also On Active Contour Models and Balloons. and See also Finite-Element Methods for Active Contour Models and Balloons for 2-D and 3-D Images. BibRef

Wang, J.Y., and Cohen, F.S.,
Part II: 3-D Object Recognition and Shape Estimation from Image Contours Using B-Splines, Shape Invariant Matching, and Neural Network,
PAMI(16), No. 1, January 1994, pp. 13-23.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9401

Huang, Z., and Cohen, F.S.,
3-D Motion Estimation and Object Tracking Using B-Spline Curve Modeling,
CVPR93(748-749).
IEEE DOI More a recognition and use of the description to match different views than motion. BibRef 9300

Cohen, F.S., Huang, Z.H., Yang, Z.W.,
Invariant Matching and Identification of Curves Using B-Splines Curve Representation,
IP(4), No. 1, January 1995, pp. 1-10.
IEEE DOI BibRef 9501
Earlier:
Curve Recognition Using B-Spline Representation,
WACV92(213-220).
WWW Link. BibRef

Zhao, C.S., Mohr, R.,
Global Three-Dimensional Surface Reconstruction from Occluding Contours,
CVIU(64), No. 1, July 1996, pp. 62-96.
DOI Link 9608
BibRef
Earlier:
Relative 3D Regularized B-Spline Surface Reconstruction Through Image Sequences,
ECCV94(B:417-426).
Springer DOI BibRef

Mohr, R., Zhao, C.S.[Chang Sheng], Koscielny, G.,
Fusion of 3D B-spline surface patches reconstructed from image sequences,
ICPR94(A:269-273).
IEEE DOI 9410
BibRef

Zhao, C.S., Mohr, R.[Roger], Quan, L.[Long],
Global Surface Reconstruction Through Regularized B-Spline Patches,
SPIE(2031), 1993, pp. 134-145. BibRef 9300

Arbogast, E., and Mohr, R.,
Curved Contours and Surface Reconstruction,
CVPR92(719-721).
IEEE DOI Egomotion etc. from contour matches. BibRef 9200

Lucas, Y., Redarce, T., Jutard, A.,
Spatial Contours for Vision and CAD Model-Matching,
IVC(14), No. 2, March 1996, pp. 147-157.
WWW Link. 9607
BibRef

Kwon, J.J., Kim, S.D.,
Uncertainty of Features in Planar Object Recognition and a New Classifier,
PRL(14), 1993, pp. 591-598. BibRef 9300

Boyer, E.[Edmond], Berger, M.O.[Marie Odile],
3D Surface Reconstruction Using Occluding Contours,
IJCV(22), No. 3, March/April 1997, pp. 219-233.
DOI Link 9706
BibRef
Earlier: CAIP95(198-205).
Springer DOI 9509
BibRef

Boyer, E.[Edmond],
Object models from contour sequences,
ECCV96(II:109-118).
Springer DOI Known camera motion, build models as polygonal (triangles) faces. BibRef 9600

Boyer, E., Berger, M.O.,
Smooth surface reconstruction from image sequences,
ICIP95(I: 398-401).
IEEE DOI 9510
BibRef

Ding, Y.[Yuan], Young, T.Y.[Tzay Y.],
Complete Shape from Imperfect Contour: A Rule-Based Approach,
CVIU(70), No. 2, May 1998, pp. 197-211.
DOI Link BibRef 9805

Grattarola, A.A.,
Volumetric reconstruction from object silhouettes: A regularization procedure,
SP(27), No. 1, 1992, pp. 27-35. BibRef 9200

Joshi, T., Vijayakumar, B., Kriegman, D.J., Ponce, J.,
HOT Curves for Modeling and Recognition of Smooth Curved 3D Objects,
IVC(15), No. 7, July 1997, pp. 479-498.
WWW Link. 9708
BibRef
Earlier: A1, A4, A2, A3: CVPR94(876-880).
IEEE DOI
PS File. BibRef

Kriegman, D.J., Vijayakumar, B., and Ponce, J.,
Reconstruction of HOT Curves from Image Sequences,
CVPR93(20-26).
IEEE DOI
HTML Version. High order of tangency -- find the points in several views (rotation by 20degs). BibRef 9300

Kriegman, D.J.[David J.], Ponce, J.[Jean],
Representations for recognizing complex curved 3D objects,
ORCV94(125-138).
Springer DOI 9412
BibRef

Furukawa, Y.[Yasutaka], Sethi, A.[Amit], Ponce, J.[Jean], Kriegman, D.J.[David J.],
Robust Structure and Motion from Outlines of Smooth Curved Surfaces,
PAMI(28), No. 2, February 2006, pp. 302-315.
IEEE DOI 0601
BibRef
Earlier:
Structure and Motion from Images of Smooth Textureless Objects,
ECCV04(Vol II: 287-298).
Springer DOI 0405
Silhouettes. Only true stereo is the boundary. See also Accurate, Dense, and Robust Multiview Stereopsis. BibRef

Vijayakumar, B., Kriegman, D.J.[David J.], Ponce, J.[Jean],
Structure and Motion of Curved 3D Objects from Monocular Silhouettes,
CVPR96(327-334).
IEEE DOI
PS File. Mostly using the contours, but using the sequence. BibRef 9600

Cong, G., Parvin, B.,
An Algebraic Solution to Surface Recovery from Cross-Sectional Contours,
GMIP(61), No. 4, July 1999, pp. 222-243. BibRef 9907

Cong, G.[Ge], Parvin, B.,
Surface Recovery from Planar Sectional Contours,
ICPR00(Vol IV: 106-109).
IEEE DOI 0009
BibRef

Cong, G.[Ge], Parvin, B.,
Shape from Interference Patterns,
ICPR98(Vol I: 420-424).
IEEE DOI 9808
BibRef

Cong, G., Parvin, B.,
Surface Reconstruction from Sparse Fringe Contours,
WACV98(140-145).
WWW Link. 9809
BibRef

Cong, G.[Ge], Parvin, B.[Bahram],
Shape Recovery from Equal Thickness Contours,
PAMI(22), No. 9, September 2000, pp. 1055-1061.
IEEE DOI 0010
BibRef
Earlier:
Shape from Equal Thickness Contours,
CVPR98(502-507).
IEEE DOI Represent in terms of the thickness of the object. From interference between transmitted and diffracted beams. BibRef

Fujimura, K.[Kikuo], Kuo, E.[Eddy],
Shape Reconstruction from Contours Using Isotopic Deformation,
GMIP(61), No. 3, May 1999, pp. 127-147. BibRef 9905

Gdalyahu, Y.[Yoram], Weinshall, D.[Daphna],
Flexible Syntactic Matching of Curves and Its Application to Automatic Hierarchical Classification of Silhouettes,
PAMI(21), No. 12, December 1999, pp. 1312-1328.
IEEE DOI 0001
BibRef
Earlier:
Hierarchical Silhouettes Classification Using Curve Matching,
DARPA97(1223-1228). BibRef

Gdalyahu, Y.[Yoram], Weinshall, D.[Daphna],
Automatic Hierarchical Classification of Silhouettes of 3D Objects,
CVPR98(787-793).
IEEE DOI BibRef 9800
And:
Flexible syntactic matching of curves,
ECCV98(II: 123).
Springer DOI BibRef
Earlier:
Measures for Silhouettes Resemblance and Representative Silhouettes of Curved Objects,
ECCV96(II:361-375).
Springer DOI BibRef

Zweig, A.[Alon], Weinshall, D.[Daphna],
Exploiting Object Hierarchy: Combining Models from Different Category Levels,
ICCV07(1-8).
IEEE DOI 0710
BibRef

Klein, R.[Reinhard], Schilling, A.[Andreas], Straßer, W.[Wolfgang],
Reconstruction and Simplification of Surfaces from Contours,
GM(62), No. 6, November 2000, pp. 429-443. 0102
BibRef

Franšois, A.R.J., Medioni, G.G.,
Interactive 3D model extraction from a single image,
IVC(19), No. 6, April 2001, pp. 317-328.
WWW Link. BibRef 0104 USC Computer Vision 0105
Interactive model generation for graphics applications. The user indicates (1 point) edges and labels them (e.b. limb). BibRef

Park, J.S.[Jong Seung], Han, J.H.[Joon Hee],
Euclidean reconstruction from contour matches,
PR(35), No. 10, October 2002, pp. 2109-2124.
WWW Link. 0206
BibRef

Kolev, K.[Kalin], Brox, T.[Thomas], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Fast Joint Estimation of Silhouettes and Dense 3D Geometry from Multiple Images,
PAMI(34), No. 3, March 2012, pp. 493-505.
IEEE DOI 1201
Silhouette and 3D from calibrated images. Choose 3D model that fits the color (not segmented regions). BibRef

Kolev, K.[Kalin], Pock, T.[Thomas], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Anisotropic Minimal Surfaces Integrating Photoconsistency and Normal Information for Multiview Stereo,
ECCV10(III: 538-551).
Springer DOI 0109
BibRef

Töppe, E.[Eno], Oswald, M.R.[Martin R.], Cremers, D.[Daniel], Rother, C.[Carsten],
Silhouette-Based Variational Methods for Single View Reconstruction,
CompVideo10(104-123).
Springer DOI 1111
BibRef
Earlier:
Image-Based 3D Modeling via Cheeger Sets,
ACCV10(I: 53-64).
Springer DOI 1011
Award, ACCV Honorable Mention. BibRef

Gurdan, T.[Tobias], Oswald, M.R.[Martin R.], Gurdan, D.[Daniel], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Spatial and Temporal Interpolation of Multi-view Image Sequences,
GCPR14(305-316).
Springer DOI 1411
BibRef

Toppe, E.[Eno], Nieuwenhuis, C.[Claudia], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Relative Volume Constraints for Single View 3D Reconstruction,
CVPR13(177-184)
IEEE DOI 1309
3D reconstruction; depth profile; shading; single view; volume BibRef

Oswald, M.R.[Martin R.], Toppe, E.[Eno], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Fast and globally optimal single view reconstruction of curved objects,
CVPR12(534-541).
IEEE DOI 1208
BibRef

Oswald, M.R.[Martin R.], Töppe, E.[Eno], Kolev, K.[Kalin], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
Non-parametric Single View Reconstruction of Curved Objects Using Convex Optimization,
DAGM09(171-180).
Springer DOI 0909
BibRef

Schikora, M.[Marek],
Global Optimal Multiple Object Detection Using the Fusion of Shape and Color Information,
EMMCVPR09(443-454).
Springer DOI 0908
BibRef

Klodt, M.[Maria], Schoenemann, T.[Thomas], Kolev, K.[Kalin], Schikora, M.[Marek], Cremers, D.[Daniel],
An Experimental Comparison of Discrete and Continuous Shape Optimization Methods,
ECCV08(I: 332-345).
Springer DOI 0810
BibRef

Cremers, D.[Daniel], Kolev, K.[Kalin],
Multiview Stereo and Silhouette Consistency via Convex Functionals over Convex Domains,
PAMI(33), No. 6, June 2011, pp. 1161-1174.
IEEE DOI 1105
BibRef
Earlier: A2, A1:
Continuous ratio optimization via convex relaxation with applications to multiview 3D reconstruction,
CVPR09(1858-1864).
IEEE DOI 0906
BibRef
Earlier: A2, A1:
Integration of Multiview Stereo and Silhouettes Via Convex Functionals on Convex Domains,
ECCV08(I: 752-765).
Springer DOI 0810
Minimize Convex functional formulation for silhouette and stereo fusion. BibRef

Bottino, A., Laurentini, A.,
Introducing a new problem: Shape-from-silhouette when the relative positions of the viewpoints is unknown,
PAMI(25), No. 11, November 2003, pp. 1484-1493.
IEEE Abstract. 0311
See also Silhouette Based Technique for the Reconstruction of Human Movement, A. BibRef

Akkouche, S.[Samir], Galin, E.[Eric],
Implicit surface reconstruction from contours,
VC(20), No. 6, August 2004, pp. 392-401.
Springer DOI 0408
BibRef

Han, Y.,
Geometric algorithms for least squares estimation of 3-D information from monocular image,
CirSysVideo(15), No. 2, February 2005, pp. 269-282.
IEEE Abstract. 0501
BibRef

Wu, H.[Hong], Yu, Y.Z.[Yi-Zhou],
Photogrammetric reconstruction of free-form objects with curvilinear structures,
VC(21), No. 4, May 2005, pp. 203-216.
Springer DOI 0505
BibRef

Ilic, S.[Slobodan], Fua, P.[Pascal],
Implicit Meshes for Surface Reconstruction,
PAMI(28), No. 2, February 2006, pp. 328-333.
IEEE DOI 0601
BibRef
Earlier:
Implicit meshes for modeling and reconstruction,
CVPR03(II: 483-490).
IEEE DOI 0307
BibRef
And:
Generic deformable implicit mesh models for automated reconstruction,
HLK03(29-38).
IEEE Abstract. 0402
BibRef

Salzmann, M.[Mathieu], Pilet, J.[Julien], Ilic, S.[Slobodan], Fua, P.[Pascal],
Surface Deformation Models for Nonrigid 3D Shape Recovery,
PAMI(29), No. 8, August 2007, pp. 1481-1487.
IEEE DOI 0707
BibRef
Earlier: A1, A3, A4, Only:
Physically Valid Shape Parameterization for Monocular 3-D Deformable Surface Tracking,
BMVC05(xx-yy).
HTML Version. 0509
BibRef

Ilic, S.[Slobodan], Fua, P.[Pascal],
Non-Linear Beam Model for Tracking Large Deformations,
ICCV07(1-8).
IEEE DOI 0710
BibRef

Ilic, S.[Slobodan],
Comparing Timoshenko Beam to Energy Beam for Fitting Noisy Data,
ACCV07(I: 75-84).
Springer DOI 0711
BibRef

Ilic, S.[Slobodan], Salzmann, M.[Mathieu], Fua, P.[Pascal],
Implicit Meshes for Effective Silhouette Handling,
IJCV(72), No. 2, April 2007, pp. 159-178.
Springer DOI 0702
Mesh Models. BibRef
Earlier:
Implicit Surfaces Make for Better Silhouettes,
CVPR05(I: 1135-1141).
IEEE DOI 0507
3D surface as implicit surface to deal with appearence of the contours. BibRef

Wu, Y.H.[Yi-Hong], Wang, G.H.[Guang-Hui], Wu, F.C.[Fu-Chao], Hu, Z.Y.[Zhan-Yi],
Euclidean reconstruction of a circular truncated cone only from its uncalibrated contours,
IVC(24), No. 8, August 2006, pp. 810-818.
WWW Link. 0608
Circular point; Euclidean reconstruction BibRef

Liu, X.[Xin], Yao, H.X.[Hong-Xun], Gao, W.[Wen],
Shape from silhouette outlines using an adaptive dandelion model,
CVIU(105), No. 2, February 2007, pp. 121-130.
WWW Link. 0702
Shape from silhouette outlines; Bounding hull; Dandelion model BibRef

Liu, S.B.[Shu-Bao], Kang, K.B.[Kong-Bin], Tarel, J.P.[Jean-Philippe], Cooper, D.B.[David B.],
Free-Form Object Reconstruction from Silhouettes, Occluding Edges and Texture Edges: A Unified and Robust Operator Based on Duality,
PAMI(30), No. 1, January 2008, pp. 131-146.
IEEE DOI 0711
BibRef
Earlier: A2, A3, A4, Only:
A unified linear fitting approach for singular and nonsingular 3D quadrics from occluding contours,
HLK03(48-56).
IEEE Abstract. 0402
Dual Space analysis to reconstruct. BibRef

Kang, K.B.[Kong-Bin], Tarel, J.P.[Jean-Philippe], Fishman, R.[Richard], Cooper, D.B.[David B.],
A Linear Dual-Space Approach to 3D Surface Reconstruction from Occluding Contours using Algebraic Surfaces,
ICCV01(I: 198-204).
IEEE DOI 0106
BibRef

Alberich-Carramiñana, M.[Maria], Alenyà, G.[Guillem], Andrade-Cetto, J.[Juan], Martínez, E.[Elisa], Torras, C.[Carme],
Recovering epipolar direction from two affine views of a planar object,
CVIU(112), No. 2, November 2008, pp. 195-209.
WWW Link. 0711
BibRef
Earlier:
Affine Epipolar Direction from Two Views of a Planar Contour,
ACIVS06(944-955).
Springer DOI 0609
Affine epipolar direction estimation; Active contours; Precision analysis BibRef

Martínez, E.[Elisa], Torras, C.[Carme],
Epipolar Geometry from the Deformation of an Active Contour,
ICPR00(Vol I: 534-537).
IEEE DOI 0009
BibRef

Landabaso, J.L.[Jose-Luis], Pardas, M.[Montse], Casas, J.R.[Josep Ramon],
Shape from inconsistent silhouette,
CVIU(112), No. 2, November 2008, pp. 210-224.
WWW Link. 0811
BibRef
Earlier:
Reconstruction of 3D Shapes Considering Inconsistent 2D Silhouettes,
ICIP06(2209-2212).
IEEE DOI 0610
Shape from silhouette; Multi-camera; Background subtraction; Visual Hull BibRef

Haro, G.[Gloria], Pardas, M.[Montse],
Shape from incomplete silhouettes based on the reprojection error,
IVC(28), No. 9, September 2010, pp. 1354-1368.
Elsevier DOI 1007
Shape from silhouette; Visual hull; Multi-camera; Background subtraction BibRef

Haro, G.[Gloria],
Shape from Silhouette Consensus,
PR(45), No. 9, September 2012, pp. 3231-3244.
Elsevier DOI 1206
Shape from silhouette; Visual hull; Multi-view; 3D reconstruction; Visibility BibRef

Haro, G.[Gloria],
Shape from silhouette consensus and photo-consistency,
ICIP14(4837-4841)
IEEE DOI 1502
Cameras BibRef

Landabaso, J.L.[Jose-Luis], Lizcano, L.[Leonardo], Pardas, M.[Montse],
Shape from inconsistent silhouette for free viewpoint video,
ICIP08(213-216).
IEEE DOI 0810
BibRef

Xin, B.J.[Bin-Jie], Hu, J.L.[Jin-Lian], Baciu, G.[George],
An Imaging System For Textile Surface Profile Based On Silhouette Image Analysis,
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Chapter on 3-D Shape from X -- Shading, Textures, Lasers, Structured Light, Focus, Line Drawings continues in
Multiple Contours and Images .


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