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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2013, Article ID 157847, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/157847
Research Article

A Fast Image Stitching Algorithm via Multiple-Constraint Corner Matching

1College of Mathematics and Computer Science, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, Fujian 350108, China
2College of Civil Engineering, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, Fujian 350108, China
3School of Computing, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36688, USA

Received 8 September 2013; Accepted 30 September 2013

Academic Editor: Artde Donald Kin-Tak Lam

Copyright © 2013 Minchen Zhu 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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