Face Detection and Recognition on Mobile Devices


  • Haowei Liu, Software engineer in the Perceptual Computing Group at Intel

This hands-on guide gives an overview of computer vision and enables engineers to understand the implications and challenges behind mobile platform design choices. Using face-related algorithms as examples, the author surveys and illustrates how design choices and algorithms can be geared towards developing power-saving and efficient applications on resource constrained mobile platforms.
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Researchers and software engineers in computer vision looking to understand the needs of mobile devices.


Book information

  • Published: November 2014
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-417045-2

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Object and Scene Recognition
  3. Face Detection and Recognition
  4. Human Activity and Gesture Recognition
  5. 3D Object and Scene Reconstruction
  6. Sensor Fusion
  7. Platforms
  8. Software and SDKs
  9. Processors
  10. Intel’s Role and Roadmap
  11. Conclusions