Accession Number:

ADA024970

Title:

Hierarchial Shape Description of Objects by Selection and Modification of Prototypes.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

242.0

Abstract:

An approach towards shape description, based on prototype modification and generalized cylinders, has been developed and applied to the object domains pottery and polyhedra. The emphasis throughout the work has been to develop useful, qualitative descriptions which bring out the significant features and subordinate lesser ones.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE