Design and implementation of a CMOS sensor based video camera incorporating a combined AWB/AEC module

  title={Design and implementation of a CMOS sensor based video camera incorporating a combined AWB/AEC module},
  author={Magnus Nilsson and Chaminda Weerasinghe and Serge Lichman and Yu Shi and Igor Kharitonenko},
  journal={2003 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, 2003. Proceedings. (ICASSP '03).},
  • M. Nilsson, C. Weerasinghe, +2 authors I. Kharitonenko
  • Published 6 April 2003
  • Computer Science
  • 2003 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, 2003. Proceedings. (ICASSP '03).
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