A Comparative Study on Weighted Central Moment and Its Application in 2D Shape Retrieval
AbstractMoment invariants have been extensively studied and widely used in object recognition. The pioneering investigation of moment invariants in pattern recognition was due to Hu, where a set of moment invariants for similarity transformation were developed using the theory of algebraic invariants. This paper details a comparative analysis on several modifications of the original Hu moment invariants which are used to describe and retrieve two-dimensional (2D) shapes with a single closed contour. The main contribution of this paper is that we propose several different weighting functions to calculate the central moment according to human visual processing. The comparative results are detailed through experimental analysis. The results suggest that the moment invariants improved by weighting functions can get a better retrieval performance than the original one does. View Full-Text
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Shu, X.; Zhang, Q.; Shi, J.; Qi, Y. A Comparative Study on Weighted Central Moment and Its Application in 2D Shape Retrieval. Information 2016, 7, 10.
Shu X, Zhang Q, Shi J, Qi Y. A Comparative Study on Weighted Central Moment and Its Application in 2D Shape Retrieval. Information. 2016; 7(1):10.Chicago/Turabian Style
Shu, Xin; Zhang, Qianni; Shi, Jinlong; Qi, Yunsong. 2016. "A Comparative Study on Weighted Central Moment and Its Application in 2D Shape Retrieval." Information 7, no. 1: 10.
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