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3D Face Recognition Using Radon Transform and Symbolic LDA

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
Volume 67 - Number 4
Year of Publication: 2013
P. S. Hiremath
Manjunath Hiremath

P S Hiremath and Manjunath Hiremath. Article: 3D Face Recognition Using Radon Transform and Symbolic LDA. International Journal of Computer Applications 67(4):1-4, April 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {P. S. Hiremath and Manjunath Hiremath},
	title = {Article: 3D Face Recognition Using Radon Transform and Symbolic LDA},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {67},
	number = {4},
	pages = {1-4},
	month = {April},
	note = {Full text available}


Many recent events, such as terrorist attacks, have exposed the serious weaknesses in most sophisticated security systems. Three dimensional (3D) human face recognition is emerging as a significant biometric technology. Research interest in 3D face recognition has increased during recent years due to the availability of improved 3D acquisition devices and processing algorithms. In this paper, the novel method for three dimensional (3D) face recognition using Radon transform and Symbolic LDA based features of 3D range face images is proposed. In this method, the Symbolic LDA based feature computation takes into account the face image variations to a larger extent and has the advantage of dimensionality reduction. The experimental results have yielded 99. 50% recognition performance with reduced computational cost, which compares well with other state-of-the-art methods.


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