SKELETON REPRESENTATION BASED ON COMPOUND BEZIER CURVES

Leonid Mestetskiy

Abstract

A new method to describe the skeleton of a polygonal figure is presented. The skeleton is represented as a planar graph, whose edges are linear and quadratic Bezier curves. The description of a radial function in Bezier splines form is given. An algorithm to calculate control polygons of Bezier curves is proposed. Also, we introduce a new representation of skeleton as a straight planar control graph of a compound Bezier curve. We show that such skeleton representation allows simple visualization and easy-to-use skeleton processing techniques for image processing.

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Mestetskiy L. (2010). SKELETON REPRESENTATION BASED ON COMPOUND BEZIER CURVES . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2010) ISBN 978-989-674-028-3, pages 44-51. DOI: 10.5220/0002831600440051


in Bibtex Style

@conference{visapp10,
author={Leonid Mestetskiy},
title={SKELETON REPRESENTATION BASED ON COMPOUND BEZIER CURVES},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2010)},
year={2010},
pages={44-51},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002831600440051},
isbn={978-989-674-028-3},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2010)
TI - SKELETON REPRESENTATION BASED ON COMPOUND BEZIER CURVES
SN - 978-989-674-028-3
AU - Mestetskiy L.
PY - 2010
SP - 44
EP - 51
DO - 10.5220/0002831600440051