12 years 2 months ago
Sampling Relevant Points for Surface Registration
—Surface registration is a fundamental step in the reconstruction of three-dimensional objects. This is typically a two-step process where an initial coarse motion estimation is ...
Andrea Torsello, Emanuele Rodolà, Andrea Al...
149views Biometrics» more  ICFHR 2010»
12 years 9 months ago
Integrating Geometric Context for Text Alignment of Handwritten Chinese Documents
The alignment of text line images with text transcript is a crucial step of handwritten document annotation. Handwritten text alignment is prone to errors due to the difficulty of...
Fei Yin, Qiu-Feng Wang, Cheng-Lin Liu
196views more  BMCBI 2004»
13 years 2 months ago
MUSCLE: a multiple sequence alignment method with reduced time and space complexity
Background: In a previous paper, we introduced MUSCLE, a new program for creating multiple alignments of protein sequences, giving a brief summary of the algorithm and showing MUS...
Robert C. Edgar
142views more  BMCBI 2007»
13 years 2 months ago
Predicting and improving the protein sequence alignment quality by support vector regression
Background: For successful protein structure prediction by comparative modeling, in addition to identifying a good template protein with known structure, obtaining an accurate seq...
Minho Lee, Chan-seok Jeong, Dongsup Kim
156views more  BMCBI 2006»
13 years 2 months ago
Detecting the limits of regulatory element conservation and divergence estimation using pairwise and multiple alignments
Background: Molecular evolutionary studies of noncoding sequences rely on multiple alignments. Yet how multiple alignment accuracy varies across sequence types, tree topologies, d...
Daniel A. Pollard, Alan M. Moses, Venky N. Iyer, M...
115views more  BMCBI 2006»
13 years 2 months ago
The accuracy of several multiple sequence alignment programs for proteins
Background: There have been many algorithms and software programs implemented for the inference of multiple sequence alignments of protein and DNA sequences. The "true" ...
Paulo A. S. Nuin, Zhouzhi Wang, Elisabeth R. M. Ti...
14 years 3 months ago
Learning Models for Aligning Protein Sequences with Predicted Secondary Structure
Accurately aligning distant protein sequences is notoriously difficult. A recent approach to improving alignment accuracy is to use additional information such as predicted seconda...
Eagu Kim, Travis J. Wheeler, John D. Kececioglu
14 years 4 months ago
Lucas-Kanade without Iterative Warping
Many methods for motion computation and object tracking are based on the Lucas-Kanade (LK) framework [1]. We present a method which substantially speeds up the LK approach while p...
Alex Rav-Acha, Shmuel Peleg