Recent years have seen significant growth in biometric research and the development of innovative sensors, new algorithms, test methodologies and novel applications. For this book, prominent biometrics researchers describe the fundamentals and the latest innovations in their area of expertise.
This practical, easy-to-follow book reviews the theoretical underpinnings of decision forests, organizing the existing literature in a new, general-purpose forest model. Includes exercises and experiments; slides, videos and more reside at a companion website.
This unique text/reference discusses in depth the two integral components of reconstructive surgery; fracture detection, and reconstruction from broken bone fragments. It incorporates useful algorithms and relevant concepts from graph theory and statistics.
Including the latest research in the field, this book examines key technologies such as facial expression recognition, face animation, emotional speech synthesis, and virtual reality. It covers hot topics which seek to feed into and augment current research.