How can I use CNN for algae cell counting?

asked 2019-05-26 06:32:15 -0500

Jethro gravatar image

HI! I'm planning to use image processing through CNN to count the cells of algae, the cells are a straight line, it looks like a hair strand, can you guys help how can I use CNN to count cells that look like hair strand? TIA!!! (attached is the actual image of cells seen from the microscope) image description

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Are u sure you need to use a CNN for that? You could try thresholding and applying different morphological operations to separate the cells. It could be the first 4 operations of this answer

eshirima gravatar imageeshirima ( 2019-05-26 08:14:33 -0500 )edit