Salient Contour Detection using a Global Contour Discontinuity Measurement

@article{Wang2006SalientCD,
  title={Salient Contour Detection using a Global Contour Discontinuity Measurement},
  author={Hongzhi Wang and John Oliensis},
  journal={2006 Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshop (CVPRW'06)},
  year={2006},
  pages={190-190}
}
Salient contour grouping/detection is one of the major topics in perceptual organization exploring the true meanings for contours. Extending contour’s discontinuity quality from low level discontinuity, we introduce a new perspective that a salient contour represents a sharp change in the ability to organize the image into meaningful parts. This new view gives a novel, general edge energy measure, which has important perceptual meanings. A new multiscale saliency function and its variational… CONTINUE READING
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