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Face detection based on multi-information
Author(s): Chen-yu Wu; Jie Zhou; Zhao-qi Bian
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Paper Abstract

In this paper we propose a face detection method based on multi-information, which is a development from knowledge-based methods. In contrast to the traditional approaches, we analyze not only the intensity information but also some intrinsic properties, such as orientation pattern, existing in the intensity image. We establish the template and rules by combining intensity, orientation and anisotropic measure obtained from the image. Moreover, we use Bayesian rule to automatically determine the parameters for the rules. Experiments show that our method achieves an obvious improvement in recognition ratio.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 September 2001
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 4550, Image Extraction, Segmentation, and Recognition, (21 September 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.441449
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Chen-yu Wu, Tsinghua Univ. (China)
Jie Zhou, Tsinghua Univ. (China)
Zhao-qi Bian, Tsinghua Univ. (China)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4550:
Image Extraction, Segmentation, and Recognition
Tianxu Zhang; Bir Bhanu; Ning Shu, Editor(s)

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