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Title: Image Processing for Planetary Limb/Terminator Extraction
Authors: Udomkesmalee, S.
Zhu, D.Q.
Chu, C.-C.
Issue Date: 1995
Citation: Computer Vision and Image Understanding
Abstract: A novel image segmentation technique for extracting limb and terminator of planetary bodies is proposed. Conventional edge- based histogramming approaches are used to trace object boundaries. The limb and terminator bifurcation is achieved by locating the harmonized segment in the two equations representing the 2-D parameterized boundary curve. Real planetary images from Voyager 1 and 2 served as representative test cases to verify the proposed methodology.
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