Accession Number : ADA321080

Title :   Use of Wavelets to Extract Higher Order Statistics for Separation of Targets and Clutter.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. 14 Nov 94-31 Dec 95,

Corporate Author : MCDONNELL DOUGLAS AEROSPACE ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s) : Meany, James ; Wright, Steven

PDF Url : ADA321080

Report Date : DEC 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Summarizes work performed in 1995 by McDonnell Douglas Aerospace on a contract under the ARPA University-Industry ATR Initiative. The focus is on an investigation into the use of wavelets to extract higher order statistics for separation of targets from clutter in sensor imagery.

Descriptors :   *IMAGE PROCESSING, *TARGET RECOGNITION, ALGORITHMS, FORWARD LOOKING INFRARED SYSTEMS, MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATION, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, INFRARED IMAGES, PATTERN RECOGNITION, ORDER STATISTICS, WAVELET TRANSFORMS.

Subject Categories : Cybernetics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE