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Peter Bone

An optimized Hough transform for circle detection.

This Hough transform is highly optimized. It uses the midpoint circle algorithm to draw the circles in voting space quickly and without gaps. It also includes an option for searching only part of the image to increase speed if a rough estimate of the circle locations is known.

Peter Bone (2020). Hough Transform for circle detection (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/9833-hough-transform-for-circle-detection), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

1.1.0.0 | Implementation example included in comments. Code warnings fixed for new Matlab versions. |

Created with
R13

Compatible with any release

**Inspired by:**
Circle Detection via Standard Hough Transform

**Inspired:**
Hough Transform for Circle Detection (GUI), Hough transform for circles, Wavelet-Based Circular Hough Transform

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Serge Lambertyaiman awadmandy ting Youd= 5/4-r

may i know meaning of using d?

ban jaberI need for this program

amitay nachmaninaeem shahabnaeem shahabMohsin Raxacan any one send me the main file........plxxxxxx

Evrim KALPAgustí FloresZhang ZhengBrett ShoelsonAlthough it's not specified, the Image Processing Toolbox is a required product for this function.

sardarshellyI hace two question,first,this algorithm must need the radius,second,what's the meaning of "Undefined function or method 'circlehough' for input arguments of type 'double'"?thank you very much

Miroslav Ondacling liThis works well

OlfaHow to view the code please??

can you send me the code to chabbeh.olfa@yahoo.fr

Thanks

CarlosHow can i show the processed image just like the image above? i am trying to detect the pupil, can anyone could give me any information of this function? carlosfer.02@gmail.com

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RejiI would be really grateful if you could tell me how can i modify this code to get the cordinates of the centre of the biggest circle detected in the image. I am using a head gear to capture the live image of an eye and in that i need to track the centre of the cornea.

I would be really grateful if you could suggest on how to get the cordinates of the cornea from the close up image of an eye.

RejiThis is a wonderful code. I really appreciate the optimization done in this code.

I would be really grateful if you could tell me how to extract the coordinates of the center of the largest circle detected in the image.

kindly send me the code to contactreji@yahoo.com

Thanks

Reji

Pauloi can't seem to have this work properly. how can it detect the circle shape of the pupil like the one in the image above? please email me. i need help! thanks. pauflores912@yahoo.com

yzinedinehey, if anyone had this error, cause each time time I Run this program I had this error at line 74 ..

if xpxxmax || ypxymax, continue; end

xpxxmax and ypxymax are indefined.

so tried to feet the program and I fixed them like this :

if xpx>=xmax || ypx>=ymax, continue; end

if anyone have an idea about that.

White AppleI don't understand how to run the program. When I set houghcircle(i,10,4);

then figures come out continuously.

I want to use this program to detect the eyes circle.

Kevin J. DelaneyIt seems the Image Processing Toolbox is required--is this correct?

SasikanthWorks neatly! Although, wish the program was better commented!

zahid khan??? Maximum recursion limit of 500 reached. Use

set(0,'RecursionLimit',N)

to change the limit. Be aware that exceeding your available stack

space can

crash MATLAB and/or your computer.

Error in ==> ismember

zahid khan??? Error using ==> houghcircle

Maximum recursion limit of 500 reached........................................your available stack space can crash MATLAB and/or

your computer

zahid khanits not works for me..

Alireza SaberiNice work, good for like head detection application

Hough transform is not sensitive to noise and it is robust to those discrete edges, but it is slow. So lots of development on its speed were done such a randomized hough transform (RHT)

KenzThis script is quite handy for finding a known radius circle in an image. (I withheld five stars only because the program is not properly commented.)

KenzLOVE Jaincan some1 send me matlab program to find circle co-ordinate and radius in an image..

my email is <jain.deep108@gmail.com>

naveen kumar B Tthanks , program works nice.

to run the program follow this code

houghcircle(i,10,4); % i=binary image containing a circle

% 10= radius, 4= threshold (>=4).

if u don t specify threshold it will be selected automatically.

everything is given nicely.

syed islamCould anyone plz tell me how to run the program..? when I run the program, it says "??? Error using ==> run at 56

Input argument "thresh" is undefined."

And sometimes.."??? Error using ==> run at 56

Input argument "Imbinary" is undefined."

Thanks.

Berkan SesenI apply this to a 512*512 logical image but get no results.

The function has an 'r' parameter, which is given by the author as follows:

"r - radius of circles."

I suspect the radius has to be specidifed precisely. If that is the case and the lagorithm requires a priori knowledge of the circle radius, I do not see much functionality in this.

IdillusNice function. Can you tell me how to find the radious and values?

Anil NWhen i run this code, i am getting som many numbers, can any one help me how to see the circles on the input image

Pradeep Cheriyancan you tell me how we enter the region parameters for the function?

andy onghi.. i have an image that contains 400 circles.. is there any way where i can detect 1 of the circle?

Chathurika Pereracan someone help me how to use this for face recognition

m lopenI don't understand how to use this function.would you please help me.thanks a lot.

imamiscool imamiscoolcool, but how can I use this function to measure similarity between several image?

can I use the accumulator or else?

saif shloulcan this code help me in hand writting recognation

sunny rupitiJashan ParikhI don't understand how to use this function.would you please help me with test program and test input images??.thanks a lot.

Christian SchuldFine piece of code. Works great!

vince fournierI don't understand how to use this function.would you please help me.thanks a lot.my e-mail is spurs53000@hotmail.com

Boer Bogzcould some one tell me how to write the testing program? I still don't know how to use this function . thanks a lot!please email me at burhaannudin@yahoo.com thanks b 4

Kenny WongI am having difficulty with the "region" parameter. The function seems to return all circle centers even after I have specified the region.

Example:

houghcircle(image,[88,89,90],150,[165,115,10,5]) is suppose to return all circle centers with radius 88,89,90(pixels) in the rectangle region starting at coordinates (165,115) with height and width 10,5 respectively.... my results include (111,72) as one of the centers which does not belong to this rectangle region.

Phili Bushcould some one tell me how to write the testing program? I still don't know how to use this function *_@ thanks a lot!

George MenendezIt works better than the others on this page and much faster! Perfect for searching large numbers of images.