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Number: 382/267
Name: Image analysis > Image enhancement or restoration > Edge or contour enhancement > Minimize discontinuities in dot-matrix image data (i.e., connecting or merging the dots)
Description: Subject matter including specific processing to reduce gaps or breaks in the borders of image objects such as by "filling-in" pixel*s which are closer than a predetermined distance to the edge of the object.










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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8630017 Ink jet printing apparatus that identifies a region adjacent to a character for a thinning operation Jan. 14, 2014
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8559749 Audiovisual content delivery system Oct. 15, 2013
8547599 Color image forming apparatus and color image correcting method Oct. 1, 2013
8454175 Projector and method for adjusting projected image Jun. 4, 2013
8428389 Multi-dimensional empirical mode decomposition (EMD) method for image texture analysis Apr. 23, 2013
8428382 Hair image display method and display apparatus Apr. 23, 2013
8358844 System, method, and computer program product for determining whether text within an image includes unwanted data, utilizing a matrix Jan. 22, 2013
8358868 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image extending apparatus, image compressing apparatus, image transmitting system, and storage medium Jan. 22, 2013
8301220 Medical system comprising a detection device for detecting an object and comprising a storage device and method thereof Oct. 30, 2012
8208171 Image reading apparatus and method to prevent image erasing due to erroneously line-shaped noise detection Jun. 26, 2012
8184923 Image analysis method, image analysis program, pixel evaluation system having the image analysis method, and pixel evaluation system having the image analysis program May. 22, 2012
8180152 System, method, and computer program product for determining whether text within an image includes unwanted data, utilizing a matrix May. 15, 2012
8169475 Image processing system, imaging system, and microscope imaging system May. 1, 2012
8094962 Image analysis method, image analysis program, pixel evaluation system having the image analysis method, and pixel evaluation system having the image analysis program Jan. 10, 2012
8081837 Image sensor array leakage and dark current compensation Dec. 20, 2011
8068690 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, computer-readable medium and computer data signal Nov. 29, 2011
8014625 Method of performing measurements on digital images Sep. 6, 2011
8009327 Method and apparatus for image processing Aug. 30, 2011
8005295 Apparatus and method for image processing, image processing program and image processor Aug. 23, 2011
7999972 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing program, and storage medium Aug. 16, 2011
7986851 Spatial scan replication circuit Jul. 26, 2011
7970232 Image analysis method, image analysis program, pixel evaluation system having the image analysis method, and pixel evaluation system having the image analysis program Jun. 28, 2011
7822284 Spatial scan replication circuit Oct. 26, 2010
7738722 Technique for adaptive de-blocking of block-based film grain patterns Jun. 15, 2010
7650023 Method for filtering tomographic 3D images after completed reconstruction of volume data Jan. 19, 2010
7613341 Gap detection in a drawing Nov. 3, 2009
7609269 Assigning color values to pixels based on object structure Oct. 27, 2009
7542174 Image processing method for reducing jaggy effect Jun. 2, 2009
7415163 Method of reducing noise in images Aug. 19, 2008
7405845 Image processing apparatus Jul. 29, 2008
7391920 Image processing method, apparatus, and program Jun. 24, 2008
7382929 Spatial scan replication circuit Jun. 3, 2008
7379210 Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image processing method May. 27, 2008
7370976 Projection type image display device May. 13, 2008
7355744 Image processing method for superimposing high-resolution character data on low-resolution image data Apr. 8, 2008
7336396 Image processing apparatus and image processing method Feb. 26, 2008
7327898 Reducing boundary effects for images with screen patterns Feb. 5, 2008
7277591 Edge smoothing on raster images Oct. 2, 2007
7231096 Screening method for overlapping sub-images Jun. 12, 2007
7064759 Methods and apparatus for displaying a frame with contrasting text Jun. 20, 2006
7064865 Image processing method and apparatus for detecting characteristic points Jun. 20, 2006
7057764 Color image processing apparatus and method, and storage medium Jun. 6, 2006
7009622 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program Mar. 7, 2006
6971072 Reactive user interface control based on environmental sensing Nov. 29, 2005
6891549 System and method for edge enhancement of images May. 10, 2005
6870964 Spatial scan replication circuit Mar. 22, 2005
6690837 Screening method for overlapping sub-images Feb. 10, 2004
6668100 Image processing method and device Dec. 23, 2003

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