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Optimal Levels for the Two-phase, Piecewise Constant Mumford-Shah Functional

Strandmark, Petter LU ; Kahl, Fredrik LU and Overgaard, Niels Christian LU (2009) Swedish Symposium on Image Analysis (SSBA) 2009
Abstract
Recent results have shown that denoising an image with the Rudin, Osher and Fatemi (ROF) total variation model can be accomplished by solving a series of binary optimization problems. We observe that this fact can be used in the other direction. The procedure is applied to the two-phase, piecewise constant Mumford-Shah functional, where an image is approximated with a function taking only two values. When the difference between the two levels is kept constant, a global optimum can be found efficiently. This allows us to solve the full problem with branch and bound in only one dimension.
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total variation, segmentation, image processing
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Swedish Symposium on Image Analysis (SSBA) 2009
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Halmstad, Sweden
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2009-03-19 - 2009-03-20
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English
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  author       = {Strandmark, Petter and Kahl, Fredrik and Overgaard, Niels Christian},
  language     = {eng},
  title        = {Optimal Levels for the Two-phase, Piecewise Constant Mumford-Shah Functional},
  year         = {2009},
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