By Massimo Tistarelli, Mark S. Nixon

ISBN-10: 3642017924

ISBN-13: 9783642017926

This ebook constitutes the refereed court cases of the 3rd overseas convention on Biometrics, ICB 2009, held in Alghero, Italy, June 2-5, 2009.

The 36 revised complete papers and ninety three revised poster papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 250 submissions. Biometric standards coated by means of the papers are assigned to stand, speech, fingerprint and palmprint, multibiometrics and defense, gait, iris, and different biometrics. additionally there are four papers on demanding situations and competitions that at present are less than approach, therefore offering an summary at the review of biometrics.

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For some recent application scenarios, such as identifying faces in the images from the Internet [16], this problem is even more significant because only limited number of gallery images are available. Pose normalization is one of the ways to solve the pose problem. Chai et al. [5] presented a statistical affine transformation for pose normalization. They first estimated the face pose with a pose subspace algorithm, and divided the face region into three rectangles. An affine transformation was performed independently in the three rectangles and the transformation parameters M.

These experiments require a large number of 3D facial scans for both training and testing which are mostly under non-neutral facial expressions. The FRGC dataset [13] was augmented in house by 503 3D facial scans acquired using a Minolta vivid scanner. The added scans belong to 3 subjects and 500 of them are under non-neutral expressions while only 3 scans are with a neutral expression (one per subject). From the FRGC dataset and the added scans a total number of 1948 residues and 262 neutral faces were used for training the decomposition approach and 1000 non-neutral scans were left for testing.

Moreover, enlarging the size of gallery set always slows down the system. For some recent application scenarios, such as identifying faces in the images from the Internet [16], this problem is even more significant because only limited number of gallery images are available. Pose normalization is one of the ways to solve the pose problem. Chai et al. [5] presented a statistical affine transformation for pose normalization. They first estimated the face pose with a pose subspace algorithm, and divided the face region into three rectangles.

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