Research Article
Fabric Defect Detection using Undecimated Wavelet Transform

Bi Mingde and Sun Zhigang

Information Technology Journal, 2011, 10(9), 1701-1708.

Abstract

In this study, a new fabric defect detection algorithm base on undecimated wavelet transform is proposed. The selection scheme of wavelet decomposition scales is investigated to set the decomposition scales adaptively to the fabric texture. The objective of the scheme is to enhance the energy of defective region and attenuate the energy of non-defective region. And the performance of detection results with different number of decomposition scales is also discussed. A simple and computationally effective data fusion scheme combined with amplitudes division of wavelet coefficients is used to fuse data from multiple scales together. And several features based on defective energy estimation are extracted from fused image. By examining the extracted features the proposed algorithm can provide not only the location of defects but also some detailed information about them which can be used for defect recognition and classification. Experimental results of real fabric defects are provided to validate the effectiveness and robustness of the defect detection algorithm.

ASCI-ID: 28-1364

Cited References Fulltext

Similar Articles


Algorithms for Defect Detection in Object Oriented Programs

Information Technology Journal, 2006, 5(5), 876-883.

Analytical Learning Based on a Meta-programming Approach for the Detection of Object-oriented Design Defects

Information Technology Journal, 2012, 11(12), 1677-1686.

Generalized Likelihood Ratio Detector for Aluminum Alloy Defect Detection

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(18), 4447-4452.

Object Edge Smoothing by Wavelet Transformation

Information Technology Journal, 2005, 4(4), 451-455.

Multiresolution and Varying Expressions Analysis of Face Images for Recognition

Information Technology Journal, 2007, 6(1), 57-65.

Calibration of the Camera Used in a Questionnaire Input System by Computer Vision

Information Technology Journal, 2011, 10(9), 1717-1724.

Single Image Dehazing Algorithm Based on Sky Region Segmentation

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(6), 1168-1175.

3-D Calibration Algorithm for Freehand Ultrasound Image

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(13), 2554-2560.

Model Research of Location and Inspection for Circular Objects and its Application

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(18), 4588-4592.

Fuzzy Contrast Enhancement Algorithm for Road Surface Image Based on Adaptively Changing index via Grey Entropy

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(19), 5309-5314.

Thermal Infrared Imaging-based Research on Winter Wheat Yield

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(19), 5331-5335.

Research on Image Motion Blur for Low Altitude Remote Sensing

Information Technology Journal, 2013, 12(23), 7096-7100.

Block Overlapped Intensity-Pair Distribution Approach for Image Contrast Enhancement

Information Technology Journal, 2007, 6(6), 897-902.

A Numerically Approximate High-speed Divider for Image Processing Applications

Information Technology Journal, 2006, 5(3), 445-447.

Comparative Study of Statistical Skin Detection Algorithms for Sub-Continental Human Images

Information Technology Journal, 2010, 9(4), 811-817.

Asymmetric Combined Cycle-Encoding Light 3D Measurement Technique

Information Technology Journal, 2010, 9(3), 583-588.

Inspection and Recognition of Generalized Surface Defect for Precise Optical Elements

Information Technology Journal, 2011, 10(7), 1395-1401.

Automatic Positioning of Plastic Sprue Based on Machine Vision

Information Technology Journal, 2012, 11(4), 512-515.

A Real-time and Cost-Effective Image Processing System for Quality Assurance of Sheet Materials

Information Technology Journal, 2014, 13(4), 683-689.

Study of Moving Obstacle Detection at Railway Crossing by Machine Vision

Information Technology Journal, 2014, 13(16), 2611-2618.

Robustly Shape from Calibrated Images under Complex Illumination

Information Technology Journal, 2010, 9(1), 34-40.

Cited By


Textural Fabric Defect Detection using Adaptive Quantized Gray-level Co-occurrence Matrix and Support Vector Description Data

Information Technology Journal, 2012, 11(6), 673. DOI: 10.3923/itj.2012.673.685

Fabric defect detection via small scale over-complete basis set

Textile Research Journal, 2014, 84(15), 1634. DOI: 10.1177/0040517514525880

A Review on Recent Advances in Vision-based Defect Recognition towards Industrial Intelligence

Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 2021, (), . DOI: 10.1016/j.jmsy.2021.05.008

Advances in Swarm Intelligence

Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2021, 12689(), 390. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-78743-1_35