Holistically-Nested Edge Detection

  title={Holistically-Nested Edge Detection},
  author={Saining Xie and Zhuowen Tu},
  journal={International Journal of Computer Vision},
  • Saining XieZ. Tu
  • Published 23 April 2015
  • Computer Science
  • International Journal of Computer Vision
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