Tracking and learning graphs on image sequences of faces

  • Thomas Maurer
  • Christoph von der Malsburg
Oral Presentations: Sensory Processing Sensory Processing II: Object Recognition
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1112)


We demonstrate a system capable of tracking, in real world image sequences, landmarks such as eyes, mouth, or chin on a face. In a first version knowledge previously collected about faces is used for finding the landmarks in the first frame. In a second version the system is able to track the face without any prior knowledge about faces and is thus applicable to other object classes.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Maurer
    • 1
  • Christoph von der Malsburg
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für NeuroinformatikRuhr-Universität BochumBochumGermany
  2. 2.Dept. of Computer Science and Section for NeurobiologyUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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