MIAL

Interactive, Intuitive, and Controlled Shape Deformations

Principal Investigator: Ghassan Hamarneh
PhD Student: Aaron Ward

We are developing algorithms for modeling deformable shapes providing intuitive and controlled deformations for use in image segmentation and shape analysis.

 

Medial Profiles code available for download.

 

Hierarchical Regional PCA.


Medial-based intuitive and controlled deformations.


Physics-based shape deformations.


Medial patches-based deformations of a synthetic slab.

Medial Patches Poster

See poster in pdf

 


Publications

Conference

1. Quantification and Visualization of Localized and Intuitive Shape Variability using a Novel Medial-Based Shape Representation

Hamarneh, G., Ward, A. D., Frank, R.: "Quantification and Visualization of Localized and Intuitive Shape Variability using a Novel Medial-Based Shape Representation", Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), 2007

2. Physics-Based Shape Deformations for Medical Image Analysis

Hamarneh, G., McInerney, T.: "Physics-Based Shape Deformations for Medical Image Analysis", SPIE-IS&T Electronic Imaging: Image Processing: Algorithms and Systems, vol. 5014, pp. 354-362, 2003

Journal

3. Medial Profiles for Modeling Deformation and Statistical Analysis of Shape and their use in Medical Image Segmentation

Hamarneh, G., Abu-Gharbieh, R., McInerney, T.: "Medial Profiles for Modeling Deformation and Statistical Analysis of Shape and their use in Medical Image Segmentation", International Journal of Shape Modeling (IJSM), 10(2), pp. 187-209, 2004

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