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Number: 382/108
Name: Image analysis > Applications > Surface texture or roughness measuring
Description: Subject matter wherein the examined characteristics of an imaged object include distribution of color and intensity on a surface to give an appearance of texture, such as smooth, rough, shiny, or dull.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8712144 System and method for detecting crop rows in an agricultural field Apr. 29, 2014
8705804 Method for interpreting dipping natural fracture and fault planes identified from borehole images Apr. 22, 2014
8670592 Clear path detection using segmentation-based method Mar. 11, 2014
8659668 Apparatus and method for performing motion capture using a random pattern on capture surfaces Feb. 25, 2014
8649567 Displaying a flood change map with change designators Feb. 11, 2014
8620033 Surface measurement system and method Dec. 31, 2013
8605333 Depositing texture on receiver Dec. 10, 2013
8600147 System and method for remote measurement of displacement and strain fields Dec. 3, 2013
8582824 Cell feature extraction and labeling thereof Nov. 12, 2013
8577130 Hierarchical deformable model for image segmentation Nov. 5, 2013
8571267 Image based structural characterization of fibrous materials Oct. 29, 2013
8559678 Method and apparatus for determining surface roughness of metal foil within printed circuits Oct. 15, 2013
8532340 Projecting patterns for high resolution texture extraction Sep. 10, 2013
8526754 System for enhancing depth of field with digital image processing Sep. 3, 2013
8527115 Airborne reconnaissance system Sep. 3, 2013
8482736 Sensor and method of detecting the condition of a turf grass Jul. 9, 2013
8483444 Apparatus for inspecting and measuring object to be measured Jul. 9, 2013
8478073 Microscope system and method Jul. 2, 2013
8462990 Infrared-ray thermal image analyzer Jun. 11, 2013
8458329 Data center inventory management using smart racks Jun. 4, 2013
8433102 Surface roughness inspection system Apr. 30, 2013
8422743 Surface-reading apparatus, subject verification apparatus and storage medium storing subject verification program Apr. 16, 2013
8411327 Data processing device, image forming device, system, and a computer-readable recording medium for determining whether or not image is properly formed on recording medium Apr. 2, 2013
8401271 Seed sorter Mar. 19, 2013
8396255 System for and method of processing laser scan samples and digital photographic images relating to building facades Mar. 12, 2013
8391561 Pre tension monitoring solution Mar. 5, 2013
8384911 Measurement device and measurement method Feb. 26, 2013
8363904 Offset amount calibrating method and surface texture measuring machine Jan. 29, 2013
8363903 Method and apparatus for determining the topography and optical properties of a moving surface Jan. 29, 2013
8355541 Texture sensing Jan. 15, 2013
8345333 Displacement/distortion measuring method and displacement/distortion measuring apparatus Jan. 1, 2013
8335443 Recording medium imaging device and image forming apparatus Dec. 18, 2012
8315464 Method of pore detection Nov. 20, 2012
8311771 Inspection method of SOI wafer Nov. 13, 2012
8311777 Coke oven wall surface evaluation apparatus, coke oven wall surface repair supporting apparatus, coke oven wall surface evaluation method, coke oven wall surface repair supporting method and c Nov. 13, 2012
8306760 Defect detection on optical fiber specimen using 3D surface data Nov. 6, 2012
8285055 Determining correspondence between image regions Oct. 9, 2012
8280107 Method and apparatus for identification and position determination of planar objects in images Oct. 2, 2012
8275214 Image texture characterization of medical images Sep. 25, 2012
8270041 Image processing apparatus for reading open book documents Sep. 18, 2012
8260029 Pattern shape inspection method and apparatus thereof Sep. 4, 2012
8260004 Method and apparatus for the quantitative determination of surface properties Sep. 4, 2012
8259126 System and method for real-time co-rendering of multiple attributes Sep. 4, 2012
8259102 Method and system for producing 3D facial animation Sep. 4, 2012
8243071 Modeling and rendering of heterogeneous translucent materials using the diffusion equation Aug. 14, 2012
8243284 Method for measuring the roundness of round profiles Aug. 14, 2012
8224018 Sensing data from physical objects Jul. 17, 2012
8218825 Capturing and processing facial motion data Jul. 10, 2012
8218824 Spatial information database generating device and spatial information database generating program Jul. 10, 2012
8218853 Change discrimination device, change discrimination method and change discrimination program Jul. 10, 2012

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