Accession Number : ADA119489

Title :   Image Processing Techniques.

Descriptive Note : Lecture series.

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

Report Date : MAY 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 235

Abstract : This Lecture Series, following an introductory overview of the field and Lecture Series, commenced with a summary on human visual system capabilities and limitations. Fundamentals of imagery and display were covered, including analog and digital parameters and noise characteristics. Practical aspects included scan conversion, image generation and formatting. A session was devoted to optical image processing, including image enhancement, edge detection, and filtering. Digital image processing, transmission and coding were covered. Image modeling and bandwidth compression were stressed. The Lecture Series concluded with a discussion of hardware and applications. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Image processing, *Optical processing, *Digital systems, *Data transmission systems, Medical computer applications, Hospitals, Human factors engineering, Lectures, Display systems, Visual perception, Optical scanning, Airborne, Cockpits, Machine coding, Information processing, Remote systems, NATO

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE