Face Detection for Skin-Toned Images Using Signature Functions

  • H. C. VijayLakshmi
  • Sudarshan PatilKulkarni
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 192)


In this paper, notion of signature function is introduced for a segmented image with face and non-face regions. Then classification is achieved by considering the correlation of signature functions of the template and the segmented image. Proposed method is computationally elegant and results are satisfactory under the constraint of those costs.


Signature function classification correlation detection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. C. VijayLakshmi
    • 1
  • Sudarshan PatilKulkarni
    • 1
  1. 1.S.J. College of EngineeringMysoreIndia

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