Method for Mapping Tubular Surfaces to a Cylinder

TitleMethod for Mapping Tubular Surfaces to a Cylinder
Publication TypePatent
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsT. Huysmans, and J. Sijbers
International Patent ClassificationG06T 17/20 (2006.01), A61B 1/00 (2006.01)
Application NumberPCT/EP2010/057882
Date Published01/2015
Abstract

The present invention relates to the field of cylindrical surface parameterization such as colon flattening. Methods are provided for parameterizing tubular surfaces onto a cylinder, wherein the length of said cylinder is modified so that parameterization distortion is reduced.

URLhttps://www.google.com/patents/US8933932
Priority Numbers09162289.4 09.06.2009 EP
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