Publisher : Institude of Korean Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI : 10.7471/ikeee.2016.20.2.136
Title & Authors
Non-Local Means Denoising Method using Weighting Function based on Mixed norm Kim, Dong-Young; Oh, Jong-Geun; Hong, Min-Cheol;
This paper presents a non-local means (NLM) denoising algorithm based on a new weighting function using a mixed norm. The fidelity of the difference between an anchor patch and the reference patch in the NLM denoising depends on noise level and local activity. This paper introduces a new weighting function based on a mixed norm type of which the order is determined by noise level and local activity of an anchor patch, so that the performance of the NLM denoising can be enhanced. Experimental results demonstrate the objective and subjective capability of the proposed algorithm. In addition, it was verified that the proposed algorithm can be used to improve the performance of the other norm based non-local means denoising algorithms
Non-local means denoising;mixed norm;weighting function;local activity;noise level;
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