A review on Face Detection and study of Viola Jones method

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International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
 
© 2015 by IJCTT Journal
Volume-25 Number-1
Year of Publication : 2015
Authors : Monali Chaudhari, Shanta sondur, Gauresh Vanjare
  10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V25P110

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Monali Chaudhari, Shanta sondur, Gauresh Vanjare "A review on Face Detection and study of Viola Jones method". International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) V25(1):54-61, July 2015. ISSN:2231-2803. www.ijcttjournal.org. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

Abstract -
This paper describes the necessity and adopted methods to detect a human face. Since the data is computed by the computer, many algorithms are developed to detect a face. Some of the key challenges for the process of face detection are discussed. Four general face detection methods that are universally used are elaborated with their capabilities, advantages and disadvantages. A rapid approach to detect face developed by viola and jones is explained in brief. The 4 main concepts involved in the viola jones method such as haar features, integral image, Adaboost and classifier cascade are demonstrated.

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Keywords
Adaboost, Face detection, challenges, haar cascade.