Financial and insurance markets always operate under various types of uncertainties
that can affect nancial positions of companies and individuals. In nancial and
insurance theories these uncertainties are usually referred to as risks. Given certain
states of the market, and the economy in general, one can talk about risk exposure.
Any economic activities of individuals, companies and public establishments aiming
for wealth accumulation assume studying risk exposure. The sequence of the corresponding
actions over some period of time forms the process of risk management.
The process of collecting and analyzing the data is critical in healthcare as it constitutes the basis for categorization of patient health
problems. Data collected in medical practice ranges from free form text to structured text, numerical measurements, recorded
signals, and imaging data.
Image registration is the process of spatially aligning two or more images of a scene.
This basic capability is needed in various image analysis applications. The alignment
process will determine the correspondence between points in the images, enabling
the fusion of information in the images and the determination of scene changes.
If identities of objects in one of the images are known, by registering the images,
identities of objects and their locations in another image can be determined.