Conference Paper

Face recognition based on neuron fuzzy systems

Graduate Sch. of Sci. & Technol., Chiba Univ., Japan
DOI: 10.1109/MWSCAS.2004.1354289 Conference: Circuits and Systems, 2004. MWSCAS '04. The 2004 47th Midwest Symposium on, Volume: 3
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This paper presents a method for face recognition based on fuzzy clustering and parallel neural networks. Neural networks have been widely used for pattern recognition in various fields. However, the computing efficiency and the recognition rate decrease rapidly if the scale of neural network increases. In this paper, a new method of face recognition based on neuro-fuzzy system is proposed. In particular, the face pattern is divided into several small-scale parallel neural networks based on fuzzy clustering. Experimental results show the effectiveness of the proposed method.

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