PETAL: A parallel processor for real-time primitive extraction

Martinez, K. and Pearson, D. E. (1985) PETAL: A parallel processor for real-time primitive extraction. In, Architectures and Algorithms for Digital Image Processing III SPIE5pp. (doi:10.1117/12.952303).


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A real-time parallel processor named PETAL is described which has been developed to extract cartoon primitives from grey-level television images. It is based on a cascaded look-up table architecture and is controlled by a 68000 microprocessor. It can process 256x256 images at 50 frames/s.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1117/12.952303
Additional Information: Organisation: SPIE
Keywords: image processing parallel
Divisions: Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering > Electronics and Computer Science > Web & Internet Science
ePrint ID: 256304
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October 1985Published
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2002
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 13:56
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