A computational geometry approach for modeling neuronal fiber pathways

  title={A computational geometry approach for modeling neuronal fiber pathways},
  author={Shailja Shailja and Angela Zhang and B. S. Manjunath},
We propose a novel and efficient algorithm to model highlevel topological structures of neuronal fibers. Tractography constructs complex neuronal fibers in three dimensions that exhibit the geometry of white matter pathways in the brain. However, most tractography analysis methods are time consuming and intractable. We develop a computational geometry-based tractography representation that aims to simplify the connectivity of white matter fibers. Given the trajectories of neuronal fiber… Expand

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