Laplacian of Gaussian 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)


This chapter focuses on another approach of edge detection method used for face recognition with ICA algorithms. In this section, technique used for edge detection is Laplacian of Gaussian (LOG). The edge can be sharpened or enhanced by taking second derivative of image intensity.


Facial Expression Face Recognition Face Image Edge Information Edge Detection Method 

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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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