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Nonplanar Projections In Image Simulations
Author(s): George J. Sutty
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Paper Abstract

Many image processing applications (e.g., correlation guidance systems) require synthetically generated images to simulate the data obtained by electro-optical sensors. All currently available computer image generation (CIG) systems model only the perspective projection. Thus, there is a need for CIG systems that can simulate all sensors, including those that do not have a linear geometrical function (projection). In this paper, a system capable of modeling all projections is described, and three nonplanar projections (spherical, cylindrical and polar) are discussed in detail.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 February 1980
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0205, Image Understanding Systems II, (21 February 1980); doi: 10.1117/12.958176
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George J. Sutty, Technology Service Corporation (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0205:
Image Understanding Systems II
Carol Clark, Editor(s)

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