Image Processing Toolbox

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R2014b (Version 9.1)

Released: 2 Oct 2014

Version 9.1, part of Release 2014b, includes the following enhancements:

  • Apps for image segmentation and region analysis
  • C-code generation support for 16 additional functions using MATLAB Coder, including bwtraceboundary, imadjust, imclearborder, and medfilt2
  • Nonrigid image registration
  • Image warping using displacement fields
  • Image segmentation using the Fast Marching Method algorithm

See the Release Notes for details.

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Previous Releases

R2014a (Version 9.0) - 6 Mar 2014

Version 9.0, part of Release 2014a, includes the following enhancements:

  • C-code generation for more than 25 functions, including edge, imfilter, imwarp, imopen, imclose, imerode, and imdilate using MATLAB Coder
  • GPU acceleration for an additional nine functions, including bwdist, imfill, imreconstruct, iradon, radon, and stretchlim
  • App for color image thresholding
  • Image quality metrics, including peak signal to noise (psnr) and structured similarity metric (ssim)
  • Guided filtering for image enhancement
  • Phase correlation and translation-only image registration functions

See the Release Notes for details.

R2013b (Version 8.3) - 5 Sep 2013

Version 8.3, part of Release 2013b, includes the following enhancements:

  • GPU acceleration for more than 20 functions, including bwmorph, edge, imresize, and medfilt2
  • Additional 2D geometric transformations: piecewise linear, local weighted mean, and polynomial
  • Additional parameter in imregister and imregtform to specify initial transformation
  • fitgeotrans function for fitting geometric transformation to control point pairs

See the Release Notes for details.

R2013a (Version 8.2) - 7 Mar 2013

Version 8.2, part of Release 2013a, includes the following enhancements:

  • Image segmentation using active contours
  • Classes and functions for representing and applying 2-D and 3-D geometric transformations
  • Classes for defining the world coordinate system of an image
  • Code generation for conndef, imcomplement, imfill, imhmax, imhmin, imreconstruct, imregionalmax, imregionalmin, iptcheckconn, and padarray functions (using MATLAB Coder)
  • GPU acceleration for imrotate, imfilter, imdilate, imerode, imopen, imclose, imtophat, imbothat, imshow, padarray, and bwlookup functions (using Parallel Computing Toolbox)
  • Unsharp mask filtering

See the Release Notes for details.

R2012b (Version 8.1) - 11 Sep 2012

Version 8.1, part of Release 2012b, includes the following enhancements:

  • Image gradient computation with imgradient and imgradientxy functions
  • Histogram matching with imhistmatch function
  • Multilevel thresholding with multithresh and imquantize functions
  • 3-D image registration with imregister function
  • Code generation for bwmorph and bwlookup with MATLAB Coder

See the Release Notes for details.