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Multiscale Fractal Descriptors Applied to Nanoscale Images

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Author(s):
Florindo, Joao B. [1] ; Sikora, Mariana S. [2] ; Pereira, Ernesto C. [2] ; Bruno, Odemir M. [1]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Phys Inst Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Fed Sao Carlos, Interdisciplinary Electrochem & Ceram Lab, BR-13560 Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism; v. 26, n. 7, p. 2479-2484, JUL 2013.
Web of Science Citations: 3
Abstract

This work proposes the application of fractal descriptors to the analysis of nanoscale materials under different experimental conditions. We obtain descriptors for images from the sample applying a multiscale transform to the calculation of fractal dimension of a surface map of such image. Particularly, we have used the Bouligand-Minkowski fractal dimension. We applied these descriptors to discriminate between two titanium oxide films prepared under different experimental conditions. Results demonstrate the discrimination power of proposed descriptors in such kind of application. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/01523-1 - Computer vision methods applied to the identification and analysis of plants
Grantee:Odemir Martinez Bruno
Support type: Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 08/00180-0 - Investigation of the growth mechanism of porous TiO2 films prepared by galvanostatic anodization
Grantee:Mariana de Souza Sikora
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate (Direct)