12 years 7 months ago
Learning Universal Multi-view Age Estimator by Video Contexts
Most existing techniques for analyzing face images assume that the faces are at near-frontal poses. Generalizing to non-frontal faces is often difficult, due to a dearth of groun...
Zheng Song, Bingbing Ni, Dong Guo, Terence Sim, Sh...
214views Education» more  TIM 2010»
13 years 2 months ago
Image-Quality-Based Adaptive Face Recognition
The accuracy of automated face recognition systems is greatly affected by intraclass variations between enrollment and identification stages. In particular, changes in lighting con...
Harin Sellahewa, Sabah Jassim
13 years 5 months ago
Face virtual pose generation using aligned locally linear regression for face recognition
In this paper a new solution for the single sample problem in low resolution face recognition is proposed. The proposed solution uses an enhanced virtual pose generation method to...
Mohammad H. Rohban, Hamid R. Rabiee, Arash Vahdat
13 years 6 months ago
Improving Face Segmentation in Thermograms Using Image Signatures
Abstract. The aim of this paper is to present a method for the automatic segmentation of face images captured in Long Wavelength Infrared (LWIR), allowing for a large range of face...
Silvio Filipe, Luís A. Alexandre
136views more  PR 2007»
13 years 7 months ago
Shadow compensation in 2D images for face recognition
Illumination variation that occurs on face images degrades the performance of face recognition. In this paper, we propose a novel approach to handling illumination variation for f...
Sang-Il Choi, Chunghoon Kim, Chong-Ho Choi
159views more  IJCV 2007»
13 years 7 months ago
Face Hallucination: Theory and Practice
In this paper, we study face hallucination, or synthesizing a high-resolution face image from an input low-resolution image, with the help of a large collection of other high-reso...
Ce Liu, Heung-Yeung Shum, William T. Freeman
182views more  PAMI 2008»
13 years 7 months ago
A Hierarchical Compositional Model for Face Representation and Sketching
This paper presents a hierarchical-compositional model of human faces, as a three-layer AND-OR graph to account for the structural variabilities over multiple resolutions. In the A...
Zijian Xu, Hong Chen, Song Chun Zhu, Jiebo Luo
238views Education» more  CORR 2010»
13 years 7 months ago
Face Identification by SIFT-based Complete Graph Topology
This paper presents a new face identification system based on Graph Matching Technique on SIFT features extracted from face images. Although SIFT features have been successfully us...
Dakshina Ranjan Kisku, Ajita Rattani, Enrico Gross...
202views Biometrics» more  FGR 2008»
13 years 7 months ago
Illumination transfer using homomorphic wavelet filtering and its application to light-insensitive face recognition
In this paper, we propose a novel homomorphic wavelet filtering based illumination transfer technique to change the dominant lighting of one face image (source face image) to anot...
Hu Han, Shiguang Shan, Xilin Chen, Wen Gao
124views Computer Vision» more  MVA 1990»
13 years 8 months ago
Face Recognition without Features
We have developed a near-real-time computer system which can locate and track a subject's head, and then recognize the person by comparing characteristics of the face to thos...
Matthew Turk, Alex Pentland