H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

Q. F. Wu, K. Q. Wang, and W. M. Zuo, “Depth from defocus using geometric optics regularization,” Advanced Materials Research 709, 511–514 (2013).

A. N. J. Raj and R. C. Staunton, “Rational filter design for depth from defocus,” Pattern Recogn. 45, 198–207 (2012).

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C. Zhou, S. Lin, and S. Nayar, “Coded aperture pairs for depth from defocus and defocus deblurring,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 93, 53–72 (2011).

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A. Levin, R. Fergus, and F. Durand, “Image and depth from a conventional camera with a coded aperture,” ACM Trans. Graphics (TOG) 26, 70 (2007).

L. Ma and R. C. Staunton, “Integration of multiresolution image segmentation and neural networks for object depth recovery,” Pattern Recogn. 38, 985–996 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. Gander and W. Gautschi, “Adaptive quadrature–revisited,” BIT Numer. Math. 40, 84–101 (2000).

A. N. Rajagopalan and S. Chaudhuri, “An MRF model-based approach to simultaneous recovery of depth and restoration from defocused images,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 21, 577–589 (1999).

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M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Rational filters for passive depth from defocus,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 27, 203–225 (1998).

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Y. Xiong and S. A. Shafer, “Moment and hypergeometric filters for high precision computation of focus, stereo and optical flow,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 22, 25–59 (1997).

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Telecentric optics for focus analysis,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 19, 1360–1365 (1997).

[CrossRef]

M. Subbarao and G. Surya, “Depth from defocus: a spatial domain approach,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 13, 271–294 (1994).

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J. Ens and P. Lawrence, “An investigation of methods for determining depth from focus,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 15, 97–108 (1987).

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M. Born and E. Wolf, Principles of Optics: Electromagnetic Theory of Propagation, Interference and Diffraction of Light (CUP Archive, 1999).

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

A. N. Rajagopalan and S. Chaudhuri, “An MRF model-based approach to simultaneous recovery of depth and restoration from defocused images,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 21, 577–589 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. Chaudhuri and A. N. Rajagopalan, Depth from Defocus: A Real Aperture Imaging Approach (Springer, 1998).

I. Lee, M. T. Mahmood, S. Shim, and T. Choi, “Optimizing image focus for 3D shape recovery through genetic algorithm,” Multimedia Tools Appl., doi: 10.1007/s11042-013-1433-9 (2013).

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A. Levin, R. Fergus, and F. Durand, “Image and depth from a conventional camera with a coded aperture,” ACM Trans. Graphics (TOG) 26, 70 (2007).

J. Ens and P. Lawrence, “An investigation of methods for determining depth from focus,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 15, 97–108 (1987).

[CrossRef]

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

P. Favaro and S. Soatto, “Learning shape from defocus,” in Proceedings of 7th European Conference on Computer Vision (Springer, 2002), pp. 735–745.

A. Levin, R. Fergus, and F. Durand, “Image and depth from a conventional camera with a coded aperture,” ACM Trans. Graphics (TOG) 26, 70 (2007).

W. Gander and W. Gautschi, “Adaptive quadrature–revisited,” BIT Numer. Math. 40, 84–101 (2000).

W. Gander and W. Gautschi, “Adaptive quadrature–revisited,” BIT Numer. Math. 40, 84–101 (2000).

L. Hong, J. Yu, and C. Hong, “Depth estimation from defocus images based on oriented heat-flows,” in Proceedings of IEEE 2nd International Conference on Machine Vision (IEEE, 2009), pp. 212–215.

L. Hong, J. Yu, and C. Hong, “Depth estimation from defocus images based on oriented heat-flows,” in Proceedings of IEEE 2nd International Conference on Machine Vision (IEEE, 2009), pp. 212–215.

J. Ens and P. Lawrence, “An investigation of methods for determining depth from focus,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 15, 97–108 (1987).

[CrossRef]

I. Lee, M. T. Mahmood, S. Shim, and T. Choi, “Optimizing image focus for 3D shape recovery through genetic algorithm,” Multimedia Tools Appl., doi: 10.1007/s11042-013-1433-9 (2013).

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A. Levin, R. Fergus, and F. Durand, “Image and depth from a conventional camera with a coded aperture,” ACM Trans. Graphics (TOG) 26, 70 (2007).

J. S. Lim, Two-Dimensional Signal and Image Processing (Prentice-Hall, 1990).

C. Zhou, S. Lin, and S. Nayar, “Coded aperture pairs for depth from defocus and defocus deblurring,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 93, 53–72 (2011).

L. Ma and R. C. Staunton, “Integration of multiresolution image segmentation and neural networks for object depth recovery,” Pattern Recogn. 38, 985–996 (2005).

[CrossRef]

I. Lee, M. T. Mahmood, S. Shim, and T. Choi, “Optimizing image focus for 3D shape recovery through genetic algorithm,” Multimedia Tools Appl., doi: 10.1007/s11042-013-1433-9 (2013).

[CrossRef]

R. Minhas, A. A. Mohammed, and Q. M. J. Wu, “Shape from focus using fast discrete curvelet transform,” Pattern Recogn. 44, 839–853 (2011).

[CrossRef]

R. Minhas, A. A. Mohammed, and Q. M. J. Wu, “Shape from focus using fast discrete curvelet transform,” Pattern Recogn. 44, 839–853 (2011).

[CrossRef]

C. Zhou, S. Lin, and S. Nayar, “Coded aperture pairs for depth from defocus and defocus deblurring,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 93, 53–72 (2011).

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Rational filters for passive depth from defocus,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 27, 203–225 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Telecentric optics for focus analysis,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 19, 1360–1365 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Pentland, “A new sense for depth of field,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. PAMI-9, 523–531 (1987).

[CrossRef]

A. N. J. Raj and R. C. Staunton, “Rational filter design for depth from defocus,” Pattern Recogn. 45, 198–207 (2012).

[CrossRef]

A. N. Rajagopalan and S. Chaudhuri, “An MRF model-based approach to simultaneous recovery of depth and restoration from defocused images,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 21, 577–589 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. Chaudhuri and A. N. Rajagopalan, Depth from Defocus: A Real Aperture Imaging Approach (Springer, 1998).

S. F. Ray, Applied Photographic Optics: Imaging Systems for Photography, Film and Video (Focal, 1988).

Y. Xiong and S. A. Shafer, “Moment and hypergeometric filters for high precision computation of focus, stereo and optical flow,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 22, 25–59 (1997).

I. Lee, M. T. Mahmood, S. Shim, and T. Choi, “Optimizing image focus for 3D shape recovery through genetic algorithm,” Multimedia Tools Appl., doi: 10.1007/s11042-013-1433-9 (2013).

[CrossRef]

P. Favaro and S. Soatto, “Learning shape from defocus,” in Proceedings of 7th European Conference on Computer Vision (Springer, 2002), pp. 735–745.

M. Subbarao and G. Surya, “Depth from defocus: a spatial domain approach,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 13, 271–294 (1994).

M. Subbarao, “Parallel depth recovery by changing camera parameters,” in Second International Conference on Computer Vision (IEEE, 1988), pp. 149–155.

M. Subbarao and G. Surya, “Depth from defocus: a spatial domain approach,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 13, 271–294 (1994).

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

Q. F. Wu, K. Q. Wang, and W. M. Zuo, “Depth from defocus using geometric optics regularization,” Advanced Materials Research 709, 511–514 (2013).

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Rational filters for passive depth from defocus,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 27, 203–225 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Telecentric optics for focus analysis,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 19, 1360–1365 (1997).

[CrossRef]

M. Born and E. Wolf, Principles of Optics: Electromagnetic Theory of Propagation, Interference and Diffraction of Light (CUP Archive, 1999).

M. Born and E. Wolf, Principles of Optics (Pergamon, 1965).

Q. F. Wu, K. Q. Wang, and W. M. Zuo, “Depth from defocus using geometric optics regularization,” Advanced Materials Research 709, 511–514 (2013).

R. Minhas, A. A. Mohammed, and Q. M. J. Wu, “Shape from focus using fast discrete curvelet transform,” Pattern Recogn. 44, 839–853 (2011).

[CrossRef]

Y. Xiong and S. A. Shafer, “Moment and hypergeometric filters for high precision computation of focus, stereo and optical flow,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 22, 25–59 (1997).

L. Hong, J. Yu, and C. Hong, “Depth estimation from defocus images based on oriented heat-flows,” in Proceedings of IEEE 2nd International Conference on Machine Vision (IEEE, 2009), pp. 212–215.

C. Zhou, S. Lin, and S. Nayar, “Coded aperture pairs for depth from defocus and defocus deblurring,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 93, 53–72 (2011).

Q. F. Wu, K. Q. Wang, and W. M. Zuo, “Depth from defocus using geometric optics regularization,” Advanced Materials Research 709, 511–514 (2013).

A. Levin, R. Fergus, and F. Durand, “Image and depth from a conventional camera with a coded aperture,” ACM Trans. Graphics (TOG) 26, 70 (2007).

Q. F. Wu, K. Q. Wang, and W. M. Zuo, “Depth from defocus using geometric optics regularization,” Advanced Materials Research 709, 511–514 (2013).

W. Gander and W. Gautschi, “Adaptive quadrature–revisited,” BIT Numer. Math. 40, 84–101 (2000).

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Telecentric optics for focus analysis,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 19, 1360–1365 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. N. Rajagopalan and S. Chaudhuri, “An MRF model-based approach to simultaneous recovery of depth and restoration from defocused images,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 21, 577–589 (1999).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Pentland, “A new sense for depth of field,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. PAMI-9, 523–531 (1987).

[CrossRef]

J. Ens and P. Lawrence, “An investigation of methods for determining depth from focus,” IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell. 15, 97–108 (1987).

[CrossRef]

Y. Xiong and S. A. Shafer, “Moment and hypergeometric filters for high precision computation of focus, stereo and optical flow,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 22, 25–59 (1997).

C. Zhou, S. Lin, and S. Nayar, “Coded aperture pairs for depth from defocus and defocus deblurring,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 93, 53–72 (2011).

M. Watanabe and S. K. Nayar, “Rational filters for passive depth from defocus,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 27, 203–225 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Subbarao and G. Surya, “Depth from defocus: a spatial domain approach,” Int. J. Comput. Vis. 13, 271–294 (1994).

H. Wang, F. Cao, S. Fang, Y. Cao, and C. Fang, “Effective improvement for depth estimated based on defocus images,” J. Comput. 8, 888–895 (2013).

L. Ma and R. C. Staunton, “Integration of multiresolution image segmentation and neural networks for object depth recovery,” Pattern Recogn. 38, 985–996 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. N. J. Raj and R. C. Staunton, “Rational filter design for depth from defocus,” Pattern Recogn. 45, 198–207 (2012).

[CrossRef]

R. Minhas, A. A. Mohammed, and Q. M. J. Wu, “Shape from focus using fast discrete curvelet transform,” Pattern Recogn. 44, 839–853 (2011).

[CrossRef]

I. Lee, M. T. Mahmood, S. Shim, and T. Choi, “Optimizing image focus for 3D shape recovery through genetic algorithm,” Multimedia Tools Appl., doi: 10.1007/s11042-013-1433-9 (2013).

[CrossRef]

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S. Chaudhuri and A. N. Rajagopalan, Depth from Defocus: A Real Aperture Imaging Approach (Springer, 1998).

M. Subbarao, “Parallel depth recovery by changing camera parameters,” in Second International Conference on Computer Vision (IEEE, 1988), pp. 149–155.

L. Hong, J. Yu, and C. Hong, “Depth estimation from defocus images based on oriented heat-flows,” in Proceedings of IEEE 2nd International Conference on Machine Vision (IEEE, 2009), pp. 212–215.

P. Favaro and S. Soatto, “Learning shape from defocus,” in Proceedings of 7th European Conference on Computer Vision (Springer, 2002), pp. 735–745.

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