The history of computer-aided face recognition dates back to the 1960s, yet the problem of automatic face recognition a task that humans perform routinely and effortlessly in our daily lives still poses great challenges, especially in unconstrained conditions.
This highly anticipated new edition of the Topics and features: fully updated, revised and expanded, covering the entire spectrum of concepts, methods, and algorithms for automated face detection and recognition systems; examines the design of accurate, reliable, and secure face 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 from person verification, surveillance, and security, to entertainment; presents contributions from an international selection of preeminent experts; integrates numerous supporting graphs, tables, charts, and performance data.
This practical and authoritative reference is
Handbook of Face Recognition
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