Journal of Electronic ImagingParallel mechanism for detecting contours in binary images
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We present a parallel mechanism for detecting contours embedded in a binary image. The proposed algorithm can detect contours in parallel in sequential machines with less computational effort. The hardware architecture of the algorithm is also proposed. Experiments with a wide variety of binary images show that the speed of this new technique is much faster than that of other contour detection methods.