IEGAN: Multi-Purpose Perceptual Quality Image Enhancement Using Generative Adversarial Network

  title={IEGAN: Multi-Purpose Perceptual Quality Image Enhancement Using Generative Adversarial Network},
  author={Soumya Shubhra Ghosh and Yang Hua and Sankha Subhra Mukherjee and Neil Martin Robertson},
  journal={2019 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV)},
  • S. Ghosh, Yang Hua, N. Robertson
  • Published 22 November 2018
  • Computer Science
  • 2019 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV)
Despite the breakthroughs in quality of image enhancement, an end-to-end solution for simultaneous recovery of the finer texture details and sharpness for degraded images with low resolution is still unsolved. Some existing approaches focus on minimizing the pixel-wise reconstruction error which results in a high peak signal-to-noise ratio. The enhanced images fail to provide high-frequency details and are perceptually unsatisfying, i.e., they fail to match the quality expected in a photo… 

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