22 October 2001 Shape space object recognition
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Proceedings Volume 4379, Automatic Target Recognition XI; (2001); doi: 10.1117/12.445391
Event: Aerospace/Defense Sensing, Simulation, and Controls, 2001, Orlando, FL, United States
Abstract
In this paper, we describe a shape space based approach for invariant object representation and recognition. In this approach, an object and all its similarity transformed versions are identified with a single point in a high-dimensional manifold called the shape space. Object recognition is achieved by measuring the geodesic distance between an observed object and a model in the shape space. This approach produced promising results in 2D object recognition experiments: it is invariant to similarity transformations and is relatively insensitive to noise and occlusion. Potentially, it can also be used for 3D object recognition.
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Xiao Zhang, Jun Zhang, Gilbert G. Walter, A. Hamid Krim, "Shape space object recognition", Proc. SPIE 4379, Automatic Target Recognition XI, (22 October 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.445391; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.445391
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Object recognition

Distance measurement

3D modeling

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Data modeling

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