A Survey on Image Segmentation Methods using Clustering Techniques


  •   Nameirakpam Dhanachandra

  •   Yambem Jina Chanu


Image segmentation has been considered as the first step in the image processing. An efficient segmentation result would make it easier for further analysis of image processing. However, there exits many algorithms and approaches for image segmentation. Clustering is one of the commonly used image segmentation techniques. In this paper, we have briefly describe some of the clustering techniques and discuss some of the recent works by researchers on these techniques.

Keywords: Image segmentation, Clustering techniques, K-means, Fuzzy c-means, Subtractive, Expectation Maximization, DBSCAN.


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Dhanachandra, N. and Chanu, Y. 2017. A Survey on Image Segmentation Methods using Clustering Techniques. European Journal of Engineering and Technology Research. 2, 1 (Jan. 2017), 15-20. DOI:https://doi.org/10.24018/ejers.2017.2.1.237.