What algorithm does Matlab rely on to thinning the image?
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Commented: wisam kh on 8 Dec 2018
What algorithm does Matlab rely on to thinning the image using thin morphological operation?
The source has been mentioned but no algorithm has been specified.
Steven Lord on 4 Dec 2018
Does the Algorithms section on the documentation page for the bwmorph function provide enough information?
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Image Analyst on 4 Dec 2018
Of course. The source is
 Lam, L., Seong-Whan Lee, and Ching Y. Suen, "Thinning Methodologies-A Comprehensive Survey," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol 14, No. 9, September 1992, page 879, bottom of first column through top of second column.
What do you expect them to do? Include the entire paper in the MATLAB documentation for bwmorph()? That's NOT going to happen. You're just going to have to order the paper if you want more details.
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