Object Detection Using Context-Based Cascade Classifier

  • Mi Young Nam
  • Phill Kyu Rhee
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4113)


The face images are varying environment database from external illumination. Therefore we propose parallel cascade face detector. We define context image illumination and distinguish context using unsupervised learning. Many unsupervised method is available to distinguish varying illuminant images. This approach can be distribution face image and we can make the classifier for face image context. Therefore, in this paper, we parallel classifier that is strutted cascade classifier of two methods. In first classifier, we use sub-sampling feature extraction and in second classifier we use wavelet transformation method. We achieved very encouraging experimental results. Our method is enhancement varying illumination environment.


Face Image Object Detection Face Detection Haar Wavelet Bayesian Classifier 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mi Young Nam
    • 1
  • Phill Kyu Rhee
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Computer Science & EngineeringInha UniversityIncheon, Nam-GuSouth Korea

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