Summary: Edge Extraction of Color and Range
Project in Lieu of Thesis
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
First and foremost, I would like to thank my advisor Dr. Mongi Abidi for giving me
the opportunity to work and gain experience in the academic aspects of a major research
I would like to extend my gratitude to Dr. Andreas Koschan for helping in the
preparation of my project defense. The advice and genuine interest of Dr. M. J. Roberts
and Dr. Hairong Qi, who served on the committee, are sincerely appreciated.
I must express my appreciation to Dr. David Page for his guidance throughout my
I would like to thank my fellow graduate student Faysal Boughorbel for his much
appreciated involvement in the preparation of this project.