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Wavelet-based Image Denoising with Optimal Filter

  • Lee, Yong-Hwan (Dept. of Electronics and Computer Engineering, Dankook University) ;
  • Rhee, Sang-Burm (Dept. of Electronics and Computer Engineering, Dankook University)
  • Published : 2005.12.01

Abstract

Image denoising is basic work for image processing, analysis and computer vision. This paper proposes a novel algorithm based on wavelet threshold for image denoising, which is combined with the linear CLS (Constrained Least Squares) filtering and thresholding methods in the transform domain. We demonstrated through simulations with images contaminated by white Gaussian noise that our scheme exhibits better performance in both PSNR (Peak Signal-to-Noise Ratio) and visual effect.

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