Estimation and segmentation of displacement field using multiple features

S. Sull, N. Ahuja

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We present an approach for estimating and segmenting the displacement field (DF) between two frames. Our method is based on local affine (first-order) approximation of the displacement field which is derived under the assumption of locally rigid motion. Each distinct motion is represented in the image plane by a distinct set of values of affine coefficients. All sets of values supported by the feature locations in two frames are identified by exhaustive coarse-to-fine search. The integrated use of multiple features (points, regions and lines) increases the probability of finding well-supported sets. The sets of coefficients thus obtained are used to describe the DF. Two experimental results with real images are presented to demonstrate the feasibility of our approach.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number413889
Pages (from-to)53-57
Number of pages5
JournalProceedings - International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP
StatePublished - 1994
EventThe 1994 1st IEEE International Conference on Image Processing - Austin, TX, USA
Duration: Nov 13 1994Nov 16 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Signal Processing


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