Abstract

An image classifier is described in which recognition occurs by recursive interpretation of a hierarchy of symbolic images. Interpretation within any level is by direct matching with a limited memory that is hierarchically distributed. The memory is developed by learning. It is shown that this system conforms to the standard paradigm for low-level vision [ A. Rosenfeld, in Digest of the Topical Meeting on Machine Vision ( Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1985)].

© 1986 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
More Like This
Future directions in machine vision

Azriel Rosenfeld
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 3(9) 1461-1464 (1986)

Machine-vision techniques for inspection of printed wiring boards and thick-film circuits

Jorge L. C. Sanz and Anil K. Jain
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 3(9) 1465-1482 (1986)

Rotation-invariant image recognition at low light levels

Thomas A. Isberg and G. Michael Morris
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 3(7) 954-963 (1986)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (3)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Tables (1)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article tables are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription