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3-D Reconstruction of Multipart Self-occluding Objects

Authors Jojic, Nebojsa
Gu, Jin HKUST affiliated (currently or previously).
Shen, Helen C M View this author's profile
Huang, Thomas
Issue Date 1998
Source Lecture Notes in Computer Science , v. 1352, 1997, Jan, p. 455-462
Summary In this paper we present a method for reconstruction of multipart objects from several arbitrary views using deformable superquadrics as the models of the object's parts. Two visual cues are used: occluding contours and stereo (possibly aided by projected patterns). The object can be relatively complex and can exhibit numerous self occlusions from some or all views. Our preliminary experiments on a human body and a tailor's mannequin show that the reconstruction is more complete than in purely stereo or structured light based methods and more precise than the reconstruction from occluding contours only.
Subjects
3D
ISSN 0302-9743
ISBN 3540639314
9783540639312
Rights The original publication of the article may be found from the publisher's website http://www.springerlink.com/.
Language English
Format Conference paper
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