Unsharp masking

Known as: Sharpen, Unsharp filter, Unsharp mask 
Unsharp masking (USM) is an image sharpening technique, often available in digital image processing software. The "unsharp" of the name derives from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
  • Guang Deng
  • IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
  • 2011
Enhancement of contrast and sharpness of an image is required in many applications. Unsharp masking is a classical tool for… (More)
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2011
2011
In this letter, we propose a new method in detecting unsharp masking (USM) sharpening operation in digital images. Overshoot… (More)
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2009
2009
Feature enhancement is important for the interpretation of complex structures and the detection of local details in volume… (More)
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2008
2008
We present a new approach for enhancing local scene contrast by unsharp masking over arbitrary surfaces under any form of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We present a simple and efficient method to enhance the perceptual quality of images that contain depth information. Similar to… (More)
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2004
2004
Contrast enhancement by the unsharp masking (UM) approaches are computationally and conceptually the simplest methods. In this… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This paper presents a new method for unsharp masking for contrast enhancement of images. The approach employs an adaptive filter… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The Cubic Unsharp Masking method is introduced in this paper. It is demonstrated, through both a statistical study and some… (More)
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1997
1997
A new scheme of unsharp masking for image contrast enhancement is presented in this paper. An adaptive algorithm is introduced so… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In the unsharp masking approach for image enhancement, a fraction of the highpass filtered version of the image is added to the… (More)
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