Nonparametric clustering for image segmentation

  title={Nonparametric clustering for image segmentation},
  author={Giovanna Menardi},
  • G. Menardi
  • Published 1 February 2020
  • Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics
  • ArXiv
Image segmentation aims at identifying regions of interest within an image, by grouping pixels according to their properties. This task resembles the statistical one of clustering, yet many standard clustering methods fail to meet the basic requirements of image segmentation: segment shapes are often biased toward predetermined shapes and their number is rarely determined automatically. Nonparametric clustering is, in principle, free from these limitations and turns out to be particularly… 
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