Unsharp Masking Layer: Injecting Prior Knowledge in Convolutional Networks for Image Classification

ICANN 2019 2019 Jose Carranza-RojasSaul Calderon-RamirezAdán Mora-FallasMichael Granados-MenaniJordina Torrents-Barrena

Image enhancement refers to the enrichment of certain image features such as edges, boundaries, or contrast. The main objective is to process the original image so that the overall performance of visualization, classification and segmentation tasks is considerably improved... (read more)

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TASK DATASET MODEL METRIC NAME METRIC VALUE GLOBAL RANK BENCHMARK
Image Classification CIFAR-100 ResNet20+UnsharpMaskLayer Percentage correct 60.36 # 71
Scene Text Detection ICDAR 2013 USM (COCO TS + ICDAR–2013) F-Measure 80.40% # 11

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