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Overcomplete steerable pyramid filters and rotation invariance

Greenspan, H. and Belongie, S. and Goodman, R. and Perona, P. and Rakshit, S. and Anderson, C. H. (1994) Overcomplete steerable pyramid filters and rotation invariance. In: Proceedings 1994 IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. IEEE Computer Society Press , Los Alamitos, CA, pp. 222-228. ISBN 0-8186-5825-8 .

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A given (overcomplete) discrete oriented pyramid may be converted into a steerable pyramid by interpolation. We present a technique for deriving the optimal interpolation functions (otherwise called 'steering coefficients'). The proposed scheme is demonstrated on a computationally efficient oriented pyramid, which is a variation on the Burt and Adelson (1983) pyramid. We apply the generated steerable pyramid to orientation-invariant texture analysis in order to demonstrate its excellent rotational isotropy. High classification rates and precise rotation identification are demonstrated.

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Additional Information:© 1994 IEEE. Date of Current Version: 06 August 2002. This work was supported in part by Pacific Bell, and in part by ARPA and ONR under grant no. N00014-92-J-1860. H. Greenspan was supported in part by an Intel fellowship. P. Perona is supported by NSF Research Initiation grant IRI 9211651. S. Rakshit and C. H. Anderson are supported in part by ONR Grant N00014-89-J-1192.
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Official Citation:Greenspan, H.; Belongie, S.; Goodman, R.; Perona, P.; Rakshit, S.; Anderson, C.H.; , "Overcomplete steerable pyramid filters and rotation invariance," Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 1994. Proceedings CVPR '94., 1994 IEEE Computer Society Conference on , vol., no., pp.222-228, 21-23 Jun 1994 doi: 10.1109/CVPR.1994.323833 URL:
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