Projection based method for segmentation of human face and its evaluation


Baskan S., Bulut M. , Atalay V.

PATTERN RECOGNITION LETTERS, vol.23, no.14, pp.1623-1629, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 14
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0167-8655(02)00037-5
  • Title of Journal : PATTERN RECOGNITION LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1623-1629
  • Keywords: facial feature segmentation, face detection, gray value projections, segmentation evaluation, RECOGNITION

Abstract

We detect facial features and then circumscribe each facial feature with the smallest rectangle possible by using vertical and horizontal gray value projections of pixels. The result is evaluated with respect to the manually located enclosing rectangle on the images of a publicly available database.