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Prof. Seong-Whan Lee`s paper, accepted in Pattern Recognition
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Prof. Seong-Whan Lee`s new research on `Nighttime Face Recognition at Large Standoff: Cross-Distance and Cross-Spectral Matching` was accepted in Pattern Recognition.


Title: Nighttime Face Recognition at Large Standoff: Cross-Distance and Cross-Spectral Matching


Abstract:
Face recognition in surveillance systems is important for security applications, especially in nighttime scenarios where the subject is far from the camera. However, due to the face image quality degradation caused by large camera standoff and low illuminance, nighttime face recognition at large standoff is challenging. In this paper, we present an augmented heterogeneous face recognition (AHFR) approach for cross-distance (e.g., 150m vs. 1m) and cross-spectral (near-infrared vs. visible light) face matching. We recover high-quality face images from degraded images by proposing an image restoration method based on Locally Linear Embedding (LLE), and match the restored face images using a heterogeneous face matcher. Experimental results show that our AHFR approach significantly outperforms the state-of-the-art methods in cross-spectral and cross-distance face matching.

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2014-11-05

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2014-09-16

Prof. Dong-Joo Kim`s paper, accepted in BMC Medicine
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2014-09-01

Prof. Seong-Whan Lee`s paper, accepted in Pattern Recognition
Prof. Seong-Whan Lee`s paper, accepted in Pattern Recognition
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2014-06-10

Prof. Christian Wallraven`s paper, accepted in IEEE Transactions on Robotics
Prof. Christian Wallraven`s paper, accepted in IEEE Transactions on Robotics
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2014-05-19

PhD candidate Kang Pyungwon published paper in Journal of Neuroscience
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2014-04-30

Prof. Byoung-Kyong Min`s paper, accepted in Trends in Biotechnology
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Prof. Christian Wallraven`s paper published in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 2013
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2014-04-02

Prof. Christian Wallraven`s paper published in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
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2014-04-02

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