Variational segmentation of vector-valued images with gradient vector flow

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Jaouen, Vincent; González, Paulo; Stute, Simon; Guilloteau, Denis; Chalon, Sylvie; Buvat, Irène; Tauber, Clovis;
  • Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1109/TIP.2014.2353854
  • Subject: [INFO.INFO-TS]Computer Science [cs]/Signal and Image Processing | dynamic PET | [SPI.SIGNAL]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Signal and Image processing | deformable models | gradient vector flow | structure tensor

In this paper, we extend the gradient vector flow field for robust variational segmentation of vector-valued images. Rather than using scalar edge information, we define a vectorial edge map derived from a weighted local structure tensor of the image tha... View more
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