Journal Title : International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Science


Author’s Name : S.Nandhini | A.Sagaya Selvaraj  unnamed

Volume 03 Issue 10 2016

ISSN no:  2348-3121

Page no: 103-107

Abstract – The main objective of this project is to develop an efficient segmentation algorithm. The first step is to preprocess the image. In the preprocessing, we normalize the image and filtration is applied. Diffusion filter is used since the edges are well preserved and inner parts of the images are smoothened. Skull stripping is done to increase the accuracy of brain tumor detection. An algorithm combining thresholding and morphological operations are used for skull stripping. Features are extracted using Stationary Wavelet Transform (SWT).The extracted features are trained using Adaptive Neuron Fuzzy Interface System (ANFIS) which integrates both the neural network and fuzzy logic principles. The trained samples are mapped into the Self Organizing Map (SOM). Finally the segmentation is performed using trained SOM and the tumor is detected.   

Keywords— Stationary Wavelet Transform (SWT), Adaptive Neuro Fuzzy Interface System (ANFIS), Self Organizing Map (SOM)


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