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Journal of Sensors
Volume 2016, Article ID 5803095, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5803095
Research Article

Thumbnail with Integrated Blur Based on Edge Width Analysis

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Engineering Campus, 14300 Nibong Tebal, Penang, Malaysia

Received 11 September 2015; Revised 28 January 2016; Accepted 31 January 2016

Academic Editor: Stephane Evoy

Copyright © 2016 Boon Tatt Koik and Haidi Ibrahim. 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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