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Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

Colorimetry-based edge preservation approach for color image enhancement
Author(s): Merugu Suresh; Kamal Jain
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Paper Abstract

“Subpixel-based downsampling” is an approach that can implicitly enhance perceptible image resolution of a downsampled image by managing subpixel-level representation preferably with individual pixel. A subpixel-level representation for color image sample at edge region and color image representation is focused with the problem of directional filtration based on horizontal and vertical orientations using colorimetric color space with the help of saturation and desaturation pixels. A diagonal tracing algorithm and an edge preserving approach with colorimetric color space were used for color image enhancement. Since, there exist high variations at the edge regions, it could not be considered as constant or zero, and when these variations are random the need to compensate these to minimum value and then process for image representation. Finally, the results of the proposed method show much better image information as compared with traditional direct pixel-based methods with increased luminance and chrominance resolutions.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 August 2016
PDF: 16 pages
J. Appl. Rem. Sens. 10(3) 035011 doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.10.035011
Published in: Journal of Applied Remote Sensing Volume 10, Issue 3
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Merugu Suresh, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (India)
Kamal Jain, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (India)


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