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Railway fastener inspection by real-time machine vision. / Aytekin, Caglar; Rezaeitabar, Yousef; Dogru, Sedat; Ulusoy, Ilkay.

In: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, Vol. 45, No. 7, 01.07.2015, p. 1101-1107.

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Aytekin, C, Rezaeitabar, Y, Dogru, S & Ulusoy, I 2015, 'Railway fastener inspection by real-time machine vision', IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, vol. 45, no. 7, pp. 1101-1107. https://doi.org/10.1109/TSMC.2014.2388435

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Aytekin, C., Rezaeitabar, Y., Dogru, S., & Ulusoy, I. (2015). Railway fastener inspection by real-time machine vision. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, 45(7), 1101-1107. https://doi.org/10.1109/TSMC.2014.2388435

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Aytekin C, Rezaeitabar Y, Dogru S, Ulusoy I. Railway fastener inspection by real-time machine vision. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems. 2015 Jul 1;45(7):1101-1107. https://doi.org/10.1109/TSMC.2014.2388435

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Aytekin, Caglar ; Rezaeitabar, Yousef ; Dogru, Sedat ; Ulusoy, Ilkay. / Railway fastener inspection by real-time machine vision. In: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems. 2015 ; Vol. 45, No. 7. pp. 1101-1107.

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