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Center of Gravity - Image Processing

trucki
Beginner
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Hello there,

I'm new with IPP and I'm looking for a simple way to calculate the center of gravity of an image.
At the moment I'm using:

IppStatus ippiMoments64s_(const Ipp8u* pSrc, int srcStep, IppiSize roiSize, IppiMomentState_64s* pState);
and
IppStatus ippiGetSpatialMoment_64s(const IppiMomentState_64s* pState, int mOrd, int nOrd, int nChannel, IppiPoint roiOffset, Ipp64s* pValue, int scaleFactor);

as decriped in the ipp manual 11-47 p.774 to get the center of gravity in x and y.

This costs me 144us on a Core2Duo 2,15Mhz and 850us on an Atom 1,6Ghz.

Is there a faster way to calculate the center of gravity? My feeling is that a simple for-loop is already faster than calculation all the moments.

Thanks
Trucki
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Ying_H_Intel
Employee
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Hi Trucki,

It seems yes, to calculte the center of gravity, the simple for-loop may faster than calculation all the moments.
oruse some ofipp function combinations, for exmaple,
M(0,0)=ippisum();
M(1,0)=ippiDotProd (pSrc, X Coordinate matrix)
M(0,1)=ippiDotProd (PSrc, y Coordinate matrix)

Would you like submit this as a feature request, for example ippiGetCenterGravity()?

Regards,
Ying

Vladimir_Dudnik
Employee
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It looks like you might be interested to try DMIP (Defered Mode Image Processing) layer we built on top of IPP which help in creation processing pipeline consisting from several IPP calls.

Vladimir
trucki
Beginner
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Hi,

thanks fr your answers.

I'm going to test ippisum and ippidotprod.
I don't think, that I will need a COG-Funktion in the next ipp lib, because I have to find a solution now.

What is DMIP? Do you have a link?


Trucki
Vladimir_Dudnik
Employee
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Trucki,

DMIP is a parallel processing layer we built on top of IPP. It is available as IPP sample (separate download).

Regards,
Vladimir
Chao_Y_Intel
Employee
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Thanks,
Chao
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