Method for Mapping Tubular Surfaces to a Cylinder
|Title||Method for Mapping Tubular Surfaces to a Cylinder|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||T. Huysmans, and J. Sijbers|
|International Patent Classification||G06T 17/20 (2006.01), A61B 1/00 (2006.01)|
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.
|Priority Numbers||09162289.4 09.06.2009 EP|