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Handbook of Face Recognition

By Stan Z. Li , Anil K. Jain

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This highly anticipated new edition provides a thorough account of face recognition research and technology, spanning detection, tracking, alignment, feature extraction, recognition technologies and issues in evaluation, systems, security and applications.

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  • ISBN13: 978-0-8572-9931-4
  • 724 Pages
  • User Level: Professionals
  • Publication Date: August 22, 2011
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF
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This highly anticipated new edition provides a comprehensive account of face recognition research and technology, spanning the full range of topics needed for designing operational face recognition systems. After a thorough introductory chapter, each of the following chapters focus on a specific topic, reviewing background information, up-to-date techniques, and recent results, as well as offering challenges and future directions. Features: fully updated, revised and expanded, covering the entire spectrum of concepts, methods, and algorithms for automated face detection and recognition systems; provides comprehensive coverage of face detection, tracking, alignment, feature extraction, and recognition technologies, and issues in evaluation, systems, security, and applications; contains numerous step-by-step algorithms; describes a broad range of applications; presents contributions from an international selection of experts; integrates numerous supporting graphs, tables, charts, and performance data.
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction.
  2. Face Recognition in Subspaces.
  3. Face Subspace Learning.
  4. Local Representation of Facial Features.
  5. Face Alignment Models.
  6. Morphable Models of Faces.
  7. Illumination Modeling for Face Recognition.
  8. Face Recognition Across Pose and Illumination.
  9. Skin Color in Face Analysis.
  10. Face Aging Modeling.
  11. Face Detection.
  12. Facial Landmark Localization.
  13. Face Tracking and Recognition in Video.
  14. Face Recognition at a Distance.
  15. Face Recognition Using Near Infrared Images.
  16. Multispectral Face Imaging and Analysis.
  17. Face Recognition Using 3D Images.
  18. Facial Action Tracking.
  19. Facial Expression Recognition.
  20. Face Synthesis.
  21. Evaluation Methods in Face Recognition.
  22. Dynamic Aspects of Face Processing in Humans.
  23. Face Recognition by Humans and Machines.
  24. Face Recognition Applications.
  25. Large Scale Database Search.
  26. Face Recognition in Forensic Science.
  27. Privacy Protection and Face Recognition.

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