Canny Edge Detection for Face Recognition Using ICA

  • Kailash Jagannath Karande
  • Sanjay Nilkanth Talbar
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


In this chapter we have explored Canny edge detection method to extract edge information. This edge information is further used for obtaining independent components (ICs) using independent component analysis (ICA) algorithms. The ICs are further used as feature vectors for face recognition task.


Face Recognition Independent Component Analysis Face Image Independent Component Analysis Edge Information 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kailash Jagannath Karande
    • 1
  • Sanjay Nilkanth Talbar
    • 2
  1. 1.Electronics and Telecommunication EngineeringSKN Sinhgad College of EngineeringPandharpurIndia
  2. 2.Electronics and TelecommunicationsShri GGS Institute of Engineering and TechnologyNandedIndia

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