Biomedical Signal and Image Processing (2nd Edition) by Robert Splinter, Kayvan Najarian

By Robert Splinter, Kayvan Najarian

First released in 2005, Biomedical sign and picture Processing bought vast and welcome reception from universities and study associations alike, providing targeted, but obtainable details on the reference, higher undergraduate, and primary 12 months graduate point. keeping all the caliber and precision of the 1st variation, Biomedical sign and snapshot Processing, moment variation deals a couple of revisions and enhancements to supply the main updated reference to be had at the basic sign and photograph processing strategies which are used to approach biomedical information.

Addressing the appliance of ordinary and novel processing options to a few of today’s precept biomedical signs and pictures over 3 sections, the e-book starts off with an creation to electronic sign and snapshot processing, together with Fourier rework, snapshot filtering, part detection, and wavelet rework. the second one part investigates in particular biomedical indications, comparable to ECG, EEG, and EMG, whereas the 3rd specializes in imaging utilizing CT, X-Ray, MRI, ultrasound, positron, and different biomedical imaging techniques.

Updated and increased, Biomedical sign and photograph Processing, moment version bargains quite a few extra, predominantly MATLAB, examples to all chapters to demonstrate the techniques defined within the textual content and make sure an entire figuring out of the fabric. the writer takes nice care to explain ambiguities in a few mathematical equations and to extra clarify and justify the extra complicated sign and picture processing suggestions to supply an entire and comprehensible method of advanced innovations.

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In order to see how the image resolution is affected by the gray-level range, we reduce the range to smaller ranges. In order to generate the image with gray level 0–255, we divide every gray level of every point by two and round up the number to the closest integer. As can be seen in image (b), which has only 64 levels in it, the resolution of the image is not significantly affected by the gray-level reduction. However, if we continue this process, the degradation in resolution and quality becomes more visible (as shown in (c) which has only two levels of gray and dark in it).

G(nTS)) has sampled the analog signal every TS = 300 s. 2, even though the discrete signal g(nTS) is defined only at times t = nTS, where n = 0, 1, 2,…, the main characteristic and variations of the analog signal are detectable in the discrete signal too. Another preference of digital signals over analog signals is the space required to store a signal. In the aforementioned example, the discrete signal has only 20 points and therefore can be easily stored while the analog signal needs a large amount of storage space.

In other words, while the frequency information is entirely contained in the time signal, such information might be more difficult to notice or more computationally intensive to extract in time domain. The reason for this clarification is the answers often students give to the following tricky question: “Assume a signal is given in both time and Fourier domains. ” The choice of the domain only affects the visibility, representation, and highlighting of certain characteristics, while the information contained in the signal remains the same in all domains.

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