Automatic tumor border detection in dermoscopy images using gradient vector flow snakes
Keywords and Phrases
Gradient vector flow snakes; Snake algorithm
"This thesis applies Gradient Vector Flow Snakes to find the tumor border in melanoma and non-melanoma dermoscopy images. Snakes, or active contours, have been widely used in image processing applications especially for detecting object boundaries. The Gradient Vector Flow Snakes method provides a new external force and improves some problems associated with traditional snakes."--Abstract, page iii.
Electrical and Computer Engineering
M.S. in Computer Engineering
University of Missouri--Rolla
ix, 78 leaves
© 2003 Bulent Erkol, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Citation
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Melanoma -- Diagnosis
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Erkol, Bulent, "Automatic tumor border detection in dermoscopy images using gradient vector flow snakes" (2003). Masters Theses. 2380.
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