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Multifractal analysis of three-dimensional grayscale images: Characterization of natural porous structures

  title={Multifractal analysis of three-dimensional grayscale images: Characterization of natural porous structures},
  author={Lorenzo Milazzo and Radoslaw Pajor},
  journal={arXiv: Data Analysis, Statistics and Probability},
  • L. MilazzoR. Pajor
  • Published 16 May 2016
  • Computer Science
  • arXiv: Data Analysis, Statistics and Probability
A multifractal analysis (MFA) is performed on three-dimensional grayscale images associated with natural porous structures (soil samples). First, computed tomography (CT) scans are carried out on the samples to generate 3D grayscale images. Then, a preliminary analysis is conducted to evaluate key quantities associated with the porosity, such as void fraction, pore volume, connectivity, and surface area. Finally, the samples are successfully identified and separated into two different structure… 

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