JSIP  Vol.3 No.2 , May 2012
Robust Image Registration Based on Mutual Information Measure
Abstract: A new implementation of the image registration algorithm based on the mutual information is presented for the case of medical images. The registration is achieved if the maximum of the mutual information is attained. In this maximization process optimal values of five parameters of an affine transformation are searched.
Cite this paper: W. Kosiński, P. Michalak and P. Gut, "Robust Image Registration Based on Mutual Information Measure," Journal of Signal and Information Processing, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2012, pp. 175-178. doi: 10.4236/jsip.2012.32023.

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