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Name: Obtaining the Eigenface Basis
ID: m12531
Language: English (en)
Summary: This page explains how to set up our face recognition system for detection. It is centered around the creation of the "eigenface" basis for "face space." It also discusses simplifying the eigenface basis to a level that is both managable and accurate.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: basis, eigenfaces, face recognition, face space, linear algebra, principal component analysis, reconstruction
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Jon Krueger (jkrue@rice.edu), Marshall B. Robinson (mbr@alumni.rice.edu), Doug Kochelek (kochelek@rice.edu), Matthew Escarra (matte@alumni.rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Jon Krueger (jkrue@rice.edu), Marshall B. Robinson (mbr@alumni.rice.edu), Doug Kochelek (kochelek@rice.edu), Matthew Escarra (matte@alumni.rice.edu)
Maintainers: Jon Krueger (jkrue@rice.edu), Marshall B. Robinson (mbr@alumni.rice.edu), Doug Kochelek (kochelek@rice.edu), Matthew Escarra (matte@alumni.rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Dec 15, 2004 3:21 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Dec 17, 2004 11:04 pm -0600

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Version: 1.3 Dec 17, 2004 11:04 pm -0600 by Matthew Escarra
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Version: 1.2 Dec 17, 2004 10:49 pm -0600 by Matthew Escarra
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added intro with flow pic

Version: 1.1 Dec 17, 2004 10:18 pm -0600 by Matthew Escarra
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