Facial Expression Recognition Using Fuzzy Kernel Discriminant Analysis

  • Qingjiang Wu
  • Xiaoyan Zhou
  • Wenming Zheng
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4223)


In this paper, we address the facial expression recognition task using fuzzy kernel discriminant analysis (Fuzzy KDA) method. The Fuzzy KDA method improves the performance of kernel discriminant analysis (KDA) by considering the class membership of each training sample. We conduct the facial expression recognition on two well-known facial expression databases to demonstrate the better performance of the proposed method.


Facial Expression Linear Discriminant Analysis Facial Image Facial Expression Recognition Gabor Wavelet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Qingjiang Wu
    • 1
  • Xiaoyan Zhou
    • 2
    • 3
  • Wenming Zheng
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceHuaqiao UniversityQuanzhouChina
  2. 2.Research Center for Learning ScienceSoutheast UniversityNanjingChina
  3. 3.Department of Electrics EngineeringNanjing University of Information Science and TechnologyNanjingChina

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