Towards a Generalized Eigenspace-Based Face Recognition Framework

  • Javier Ruiz del Solar
  • Pablo Navarrete
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2396)


Eigenspace-based approaches (differential and standard) have shown to be efficient in order to deal with the problem of face recognition. Although differential approaches have a better performance, their computational complexity represents a serious drawback. To overcome that, a post- differential approach, which uses differences between reduced face vectors, is here proposed. The mentioned approaches are compared using the Yale and FERET databases. Finally, a generalized framework is also proposed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Javier Ruiz del Solar
    • 1
  • Pablo Navarrete
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversidad de ChileChile

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