InTech Books

  • Face Recognition
    Face Recognition
    Editor Kresimir Delac and Mislav Grgic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-03-5
    558 pages, July, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 515406 times.
    This book will serve as a handbook for students, researchers and practitioners in the area of automatic (computer) face recognition and inspire some future research ideas by identifying potential research directions. The book consists of 28 chapters, ...
  • Robust Speech Recognition and Understanding
    Robust Speech Recognition and Understanding
    Editor Michael Grimm and Kristian Kroschel
    ISBN 978-3-902613-08-0
    460 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 170686 times.
    This book on Robust Speech Recognition and Understanding brings together many different aspects of the current research on automatic speech recognition and language understanding. The first four chapters address the task of voice activity detection w ...
  • Humanoid Robots, Human-like Machines
    Humanoid Robots, Human-like Machines
    Editor Matthias Hackel
    ISBN 978-3-902613-07-3
    642 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 258528 times.
    In this book the variety of humanoid robotic research can be obtained. This book is divided in four parts: Hardware Development: Components and Systems, Biped Motion: Walking, Running and Self-orientation, Sensing the Environment: Acquisition, Data P ...
  • Humanoid Robots: New Developments
    Humanoid Robots: New Developments
    Editor Armando Carlos de Pina Filho
    ISBN 978-3-902613-00-4
    582 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 229676 times.
    For many years, the human being has been trying, in all ways, to recreate the complex mechanisms that form the human body. Such task is extremely complicated and the results are not totally satisfactory. However, with increasing technological advance ...
  • Scene Reconstruction Pose Estimation and Tracking
    Scene Reconstruction Pose Estimation and Tracking
    Editor Rustam Stolkin
    ISBN 978-3-902613-06-6
    530 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 140979 times.
    This book reports recent advances in the use of pattern recognition techniques for computer and robot vision. The sciences of pattern recognition and computational vision have been inextricably intertwined since their early days, some four decades ag ...
  • Vision Systems: Segmentation and Pattern Recognition
    Vision Systems: Segmentation and Pattern Recognition
    Editor Goro Obinata and Ashish Dutta
    ISBN 978-3-902613-05-9
    536 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 185154 times.
    Research in computer vision has exponentially increased in the last two decades due to the availability of cheap cameras and fast processors. This increase has also been accompanied by a blurring of the boundaries between the different applications o ...
  • Vision Systems: Applications
    Vision Systems: Applications
    Editor Goro Obinata and Ashish Dutta
    ISBN 978-3-902613-01-1
    608 pages, June, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 257912 times.
    Computer Vision is the most important key in developing autonomous navigation systems for interaction with the environment. It also leads us to marvel at the functioning of our own vision system. In this book we have collected the latest applications ...
  • Mobile Robots: Perception & Navigation
    Mobile Robots: Perception & Navigation
    Editor Sascha Kolski
    ISBN 3-86611-283-1
    704 pages, February, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 169843 times.
    Today robots navigate autonomously in office environments as well as outdoors. They show their ability to beside mechanical and electronic barriers in building mobile platforms, perceiving the environment and deciding on how to act in a given situati ...