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Biomimetic joint spatial-spectral pattern recognition
Author(s): H. John Caulfield
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Paper Abstract

Most animals use color and shape to recognize things in their worlds. Shapes are properties of objects inferable from their 2D images. Colors are spectral discriminants computed by their brains using data sensed in 2-4 broad, spectrally overlapping bands. So color is not an object property. Both shape and color combine to make discrimination work well. I will describe Artificial Color and then ways to recognize an Artificially colored image.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 August 2003
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 5103, Intelligent Computing: Theory and Applications, (4 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.484820
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H. John Caulfield, Alabama A&M Univ. Research Institute (United States)
Fisk Univ. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5103:
Intelligent Computing: Theory and Applications
Kevin L. Priddy; Peter J. Angeline, Editor(s)

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