A Transformation-Based Mechanism for Face Recognition

  • Yea-Shuan Huang
  • Yao-Hong Tsai
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2396)

Abstract

This paper proposes a novel mechanism to seamlessly integrate face detection and face recognition. After extracting a human face x from an input image, not only x but also its various kinds of transformations are performed recognition. The final decision is then derived from aggregating the accumulated recognition results of each transformed pattern. From experiments, the proposed method has shown a significantly improved recognition performance compared with the traditional method on recognizing human faces.

Keywords

Face Recognition Face Image Face Detection Face Database Face Recognition System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yea-Shuan Huang
    • 1
  • Yao-Hong Tsai
    • 1
  1. 1.Advanced Technology Center Computer & Communications Research LaboratoriesIndustrial Technology Research InstituteChutung, HsinchuTaiwan

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