A curve matching problem in astronomy

F. Murtagh, A. Lauberts

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A novel curve matching algorithm is developed for the analysis of luminosity profiles of galaxies. Data on galaxies in this form is increasingly becoming available, which motivates the dissimilarity-determining procedure and the overall analysis strategy, both of which are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)465-469
Number of pages5
JournalPattern Recognition Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1986
Externally publishedYes


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