ISSN 1214-0287 (on-line)
ISSN 1214-021X (printed)

Volume 1 (2003), No 2, p 71-75

Opacity simulation technique for confocal microscope image processing

Miloslav Druckmuller

Address: Miloslav Druckmuller, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Technicka 2, 616 69 Brno, Czech Republic

Received 27th January 2003.
Published online 5th March 2003.

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3D-visualization of small transparent objects like cells by means of classical methods often gives 3D sensation insufficient for the understanding of objects topology. Method introducing artificial opacity are described in this article.

3D model; confocal microscope; opacity; transparent object

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