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Number: 382/291
Name: Image analysis > Image transformation or preprocessing > Measuring image properties (e.g., length, width, or area) > Determining the position of an object
Description: Subject matter wherein the properties extracted from an image result in a set of values representing spatial coordinates or features, such as document edges, and the position of an object relative to a reference.

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Class Number Class Name Patents
382/292 Where the object is a character, word, or text 116

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7809182 Method and device for suppressing electromagnetic background radiation in an image Oct. 5, 2010
7805017 Digitally-generated lighting for video conferencing applications Sep. 28, 2010
7800776 Methods and apparatus for mixed page imposition Sep. 21, 2010
7801333 Vision system and a method for scanning a traveling surface to detect surface defects thereof Sep. 21, 2010
7801360 Target-image search apparatus, digital camera and methods of controlling same Sep. 21, 2010
7796810 3D bullet and cartridge case analysis Sep. 14, 2010
7796838 Imaging apparatus, processing method of the apparatus making computer execute the methods of selecting face search directions specific to a display mode and capture mode of operation Sep. 14, 2010
7783443 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and calibration Jig Aug. 24, 2010
7782361 Method and apparatus for measuring position and orientation Aug. 24, 2010
7777761 Method and apparatus for specifying and displaying measurements within a 3D rangefinder data set Aug. 17, 2010
7778444 Method and apparatus for correcting a head pose in a video phone image Aug. 17, 2010
7778537 Zooming system and method Aug. 17, 2010
7773782 Image output apparatus, image output method and image output program Aug. 10, 2010
7756359 Use of local or global quality of match to estimate cone beam CT reconstruction artifact correction weight in image registration Jul. 13, 2010
7751645 Precision optical systems with performance characterization and uses thereof Jul. 6, 2010
7751590 Video and audio content analysis system Jul. 6, 2010
7751095 Image scanning apparatus scanning color original document while conveying the same and color determination method Jul. 6, 2010
7738734 Image processing method Jun. 15, 2010
RE41364 Method for determining scan line misalignments Jun. 1, 2010
7729539 Fast error-correcting of embedded interaction codes Jun. 1, 2010
7720261 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium May. 18, 2010
7720272 Automated microscopic sperm identification May. 18, 2010
7720369 Image taking apparatus May. 18, 2010
7715644 Image calibration method, image calibration processing device, and image calibration processing terminal May. 11, 2010
7711180 Three-dimensional image measuring apparatus and method May. 4, 2010
7706014 Printing apparatus and storage medium for printing apparatus Apr. 27, 2010
7706636 Image generation system (game system), image generation method, program and information storage medium Apr. 27, 2010
7697779 Ultrasonic image processing apparatus Apr. 13, 2010
7698094 Position and orientation measurement method and apparatus Apr. 13, 2010
7692813 Image processing apparatus and method, and storage medium Apr. 6, 2010
7693303 Monitoring system and vehicle surrounding monitoring system Apr. 6, 2010
7689002 Method of detecting bends on a road and system implementing same Mar. 30, 2010
7684594 Method and apparatus for estimating object part location in digital image data using feature value analysis Mar. 23, 2010
7680357 Method and apparatus for detecting positions of center points of circular patterns Mar. 16, 2010
7668365 Determination of main object on image and improvement of image quality according to main object Feb. 23, 2010
7660451 System, method and apparatus for small pulmonary nodule computer aided diagnosis from computed tomography scans Feb. 9, 2010
7656425 Robust field of view distortion calibration Feb. 2, 2010
7653262 Collision detection having cylindrical detection regions Jan. 26, 2010
7649658 Method of reconstructing an image Jan. 19, 2010
7646934 Method and apparatus for detecting an image of a reflective object Jan. 12, 2010
7640107 Vehicle drive assist system Dec. 29, 2009
7634155 Hybrid optical cylinder position sensor Dec. 15, 2009
7634341 Detecting device and method of using same Dec. 15, 2009
7630582 Rendering optimization method and system Dec. 8, 2009
7627197 Position measurement method, an apparatus, a computer program and a method for generating calibration information Dec. 1, 2009
7623734 Method and system for automatically inscribing noisy objects in scanned image data within a minimum area rectangle Nov. 24, 2009
7620216 Method of tracking a human eye in a video image Nov. 17, 2009
7616233 Perfecting of digital image capture parameters within acquisition devices using face detection Nov. 10, 2009
7613323 Method and apparatus for determining camera pose Nov. 3, 2009
7613361 Information processing method and device Nov. 3, 2009

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