US Patent 8,155,403
United States Patent and Trademark Office
University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)
Devices, such as computer readable media, and methods, such as automated methods, for labeling and/or matching. Some of the devices and methods are particularly useful for anatomical labeling of human airway trees. Some of the devices and methods are particularly useful for matching branch-points of human airway trees from represented in two or more graphs.
Tschirren, Juerg; Sonka, Milan; Reinhardt, Joseph; Mclennan, Geoffrey; and Hoffman, Eric Methods and devices for airway tree labeling and/or matching. US Patent 8,155,403 filed May 05, 2005 and issued April 10, 2012. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/566