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Our collection of 37 books.

  • New Approaches to Characterization and Recognition of Faces
    New Approaches to Characterization and Recognition of Faces
    Edited by Peter Corcoran
    ISBN 978-953-307-515-0,
    262 pages, August, 2011
    As a baby, one of our earliest stimuli is that of human faces. We rapidly learn to identify, characterize and eventually distinguish those who are near and dear to us. We accept face recognition later as an everyday ability. We realize the complexity ...
  • Reviews, Refinements and New Ideas in Face Recognition
    Reviews, Refinements and New Ideas in Face Recognition
    Edited by Peter M. Corcoran
    ISBN 978-953-307-368-2,
    338 pages, July, 2011
    As a baby one of our earliest stimuli is that of human faces. We rapidly learn to identify, characterize and eventually distinguish those who are near and dear to us. We accept face recognition later as an everyday ability. We realize the complexity ...
  • State of the art in Biometrics
    State of the art in Biometrics
    Edited by Jucheng Yang and Loris Nanni
    ISBN 978-953-307-489-4,
    326 pages, July, 2011
    Biometric recognition is one of the most widely studied problems in computer science. The use of biometrics techniques, such as face, fingerprints, iris and ears is a solution for obtaining a secure personal identification. However, the "old" biometr ...
  • Recent Application in Biometrics
    Recent Application in Biometrics
    Edited by Jucheng Yang and Norman Poh
    ISBN 978-953-307-488-7,
    314 pages, July, 2011
    In the recent years, a number of recognition and authentication systems based on biometric measurements have been proposed. Algorithms and sensors have been developed to acquire and process many different biometric traits. Moreover, the biometric tec ...
  • Speech and Language Technologies
    Speech and Language Technologies
    Edited by Ivo Ipsic
    ISBN 978-953-307-322-4,
    354 pages, June, 2011
    This book addresses state-of-the-art systems and achievements in various topics in the research field of speech and language technologies. Book chapters are organized in different sections covering diverse problems, which have to be solved in speech ...
  • Biometrics
    Biometrics
    Edited by Jucheng Yang
    ISBN 978-953-307-618-8,
    278 pages, June, 2011
    Biometrics uses methods for unique recognition of humans based upon one or more intrinsic physical or behavioral traits. In computer science, particularly, biometrics is used as a form of identity access management and access control. It is also used ...
  • Biometrics - Unique and Diverse Applications in Nature, Science, and Technology
    Biometrics - Unique and Diverse Applications in Nature, Science, and Technology
    Edited by Midori Albert
    ISBN 978-953-307-187-9,
    206 pages, April, 2011
    Biometrics-Unique and Diverse Applications in Nature, Science, and Technology provides a unique sampling of the diverse ways in which biometrics is integrated into our lives and our technology. From time immemorial, we as humans have been intrigued b ...
  • Holography, Research and Technologies
    Holography, Research and Technologies
    Edited by Joseph Rosen
    ISBN 978-953-307-227-2,
    446 pages, February, 2011
    Holography has recently become a field of much interest because of the many new applications implemented by various holographic techniques. This book is a collection of 22 excellent chapters written by various experts, and it covers various aspects o ...