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Image analysis of multiple moving wood pieces in real time
Author(s): Weixing Wang
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Paper Abstract

This paper presents algorithms for image processing and image analysis of wood piece materials. The algorithms were designed for auto-detection of wood piece materials on a moving conveyor belt or a truck. When wood objects on moving, the hard task is to trace the contours of the objects in n optimal way. To make the algorithms work efficiently in the plant, a flexible online system was designed and developed, which mainly consists of image acquisition, image processing, object delineation and analysis. A number of newly-developed algorithms can delineate wood objects with high accuracy and high speed, and in the wood piece analysis part, each wood piece can be characterized by a number of visual parameters which can also be used for constructing experimental models directly in the system.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 February 2006
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 6063, Real-Time Image Processing 2006, 60630M (15 February 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.642826
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Weixing Wang, Chongqing Univ. of Posts &Telecommunications (China)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6063:
Real-Time Image Processing 2006
Nasser Kehtarnavaz; Phillip A. Laplante, Editor(s)

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