Some Results in the Processing of the Holy Shroud of Turin

@article{Tamburelli1981SomeRI,
  title={Some Results in the Processing of the Holy Shroud of Turin},
  author={G. Tamburelli},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence},
  year={1981},
  volume={PAMI-3},
  pages={670-676}
}
  • G. Tamburelli
  • Published 1 June 1981
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
We illustrate some new developments in the three-dimensional (3-D) processing of the image of the Shroud of Turin. After analyzing the various possibilities of obtaining a ``clean'' two-dimensional (2-D) image, i.e., without noise due to rows and spots, we present the processed image used as a starting point for the three-dimensional processing. Moreover, we describe the mathematical methods used for the processing and show the relief image of the face. This image enhances a number of new… Expand
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