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A Novel Approach for solving Medical Image Segmentation Problems with ACM

@inproceedings{Janardhan2018ANA,
  title={A Novel Approach for solving Medical Image Segmentation Problems with ACM},
  author={Ch. Janardhan and K. Venkata Ramanaiah and K. Babulu},
  year={2018}
}
In this paper we proposed a novel segmentation algorithm for medical image segmentation that employs an active contour model (ACM) using level set method. This algorithm takes advantage of local edge feature algorithm for accurately drive the contour to required boundary region. The analysis and detection of any kind of brain tumors from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is very important for radiologists and image processing researchers. If objects of interest and their boundaries can be… Expand

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