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Cyclopean stereo vision for depth perception
Author(s): Chih-Ping Yeh; Shinping Robert Wang
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Paper Abstract

In human binocular vision, the two retinal images are unified into a single image with perception of depth through a mechanism called 'binocular sensory fusion'. The term cyclopean vision refers to the unified visual scene of the world obtained from fusion of the images projected to the two eyes. This paper describes an algorithm which simulates the fusion process for depth perception. The disparity information of the entire image is obtained by a convolution operation followed by a local maxima detection. The computation burden, and therefore, the processing time, is largely reduced.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 September 1993
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 1915, Stereoscopic Displays and Applications IV, (23 September 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.157029
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Chih-Ping Yeh, Wayne State Univ. (United States)
Shinping Robert Wang, Wayne State Univ. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1915:
Stereoscopic Displays and Applications IV
John O. Merritt; Scott S. Fisher, Editor(s)

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