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Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 786369, 11 pages
A New Framework of Multiphase Segmentation and Its Application to Partial Volume Segmentation
1Department of Mathematics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-8105, USA
2Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8042, USA
Received 14 October 2010; Revised 24 January 2011; Accepted 16 February 2011
Academic Editor: Antonio Di Nola
Copyright © 2011 Fuhua Chen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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