Download Advanced Biometrics by David Zhang,Guangming Lu,Lei Zhang PDF

By David Zhang,Guangming Lu,Lei Zhang

This publication describes a variety of new biometric applied sciences, similar to high-resolution fingerprint, finger-knuckle-print, multi-spectral backhand, 3D fingerprint, tongueprint, 3D ear, and multi-spectral iris applied sciences. extra, it introduces readers to effective function extraction, matching and fusion algorithms, as well as constructing strength platforms of its personal. those complex biometric applied sciences and strategies are divided as follows: 1. High-Resolution Fingerprint reputation; 2. Finger-Knuckle-Print Verification; three. different Hand-Based Biometrics; and four. New Head-Based Biometrics.

Traditional biometric applied sciences, equivalent to fingerprint, face, iris, and palmprint, were generally studied and addressed in lots of study books. despite the fact that, all of those applied sciences have their very own benefits and drawbacks, and there's no unmarried kind of biometric expertise that may be used for all purposes. Many new biometric applied sciences were constructed in recent times, especia

lly based on new functions. The contributions accumulated the following concentrate on find out how to improve a brand new biometric expertise according to the necessities of crucial functions, and the way to layout effective algorithms that yield higher performance.

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Download Advanced Graphic Communications and Media Technologies by Pengfei Zhao,Yun Ouyang,Min Xu,Li Yang,Yujie Ouyang PDF

By Pengfei Zhao,Yun Ouyang,Min Xu,Li Yang,Yujie Ouyang

This booklet encompasses a choice of reviewed papers offered on the 2016 China educational convention on Printing, Packaging Engineering & Media expertise, hung on November 25-27, 2016 in Xi’an, China. The convention used to be together geared up by way of China Academy of Printing know-how, Xi’an collage of know-how and Stuttgart Media college of Germany. The court cases hide the new results on colour technological know-how and expertise, snapshot processing know-how, electronic media expertise, electronic technique administration know-how in packaging and packaging and so on. they are going to be of curiosity to college researchers, R&D engineers and graduate scholars in photo communications, packaging, colour technological know-how, photograph technology, fabric technological know-how, laptop technological know-how, electronic media and community know-how fields.

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Download Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Computer Graphics: by Lucio Tommaso De Paolis,Patrick Bourdot,Antonio Mongelli PDF

By Lucio Tommaso De Paolis,Patrick Bourdot,Antonio Mongelli

The 2-volume set LNCS 10324 and 10325 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th foreign convention on Augmented fact, Virtual Reality, and special effects, AVR 2017, held in Ugento, Italy, in June 2017.

The fifty four complete papers and 24 brief papers awarded have been carefully reviewed and chosen from 112 submissions. The papers are prepared within the following topical sections: digital truth; augmented and combined fact; special effects; human-computer interplay; functions of VR/AR in drugs; and purposes of VR/AR in cultural heritage.

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Download Tongue Image Analysis by David Zhang,Hongzhi Zhang,Bob Zhang PDF

By David Zhang,Hongzhi Zhang,Bob Zhang

This is the 1st publication providing a scientific description of tongue photo research and processing applied sciences and their common functions in automatic tongue diagnostic (CTD) platforms. It gains the most up-tp-date examine findings in all points of tongue snapshot acquisition, preprocessing, category, and diagnostic help methodologies, from theoretical and algorithmic difficulties to prototype layout and improvement of CTD systems. 
The ebook starts with a truly in-depth description of CTD on a need-to-know foundation such as an summary of CTD platforms and standard chinese language medication (TCM) so that it will give you the info at the context and history of tongue picture research. The center half then introduces algorithms in addition to their implementation tools, at a knowledge point, together with snapshot segmentation tools, chromatic correction, and class of tongue photos. a few medical functions in keeping with those tools are provided for the show-how goal within the CTD study box. Case reviews spotlight diversified options which were followed to help the visible inspection of appendicitis, diabetes, and different universal illnesses. Experimental effects lower than varied difficult scientific situations have validated some of the best functionality of those techniques. 
In this publication, the rules of tongue photo research are illustrated with abundant graphs, tables, and sensible experiments to supply insights into a few of the difficulties. during this method, readers can simply discover a fast and systematic method in the course of the complex theories and so they can later even expand their experiences to important themes of curiosity. This publication can be of profit to researchers, pros, and graduate scholars operating within the box of machine imaginative and prescient, trend reputation, scientific perform, and TCM, in addition to these interested in interdisciplinary research.

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Download Image Analysis: 20th Scandinavian Conference, SCIA 2017, by Puneet Sharma,Filippo Maria Bianchi PDF

By Puneet Sharma,Filippo Maria Bianchi

The two-volume set LNCS 10269 and 10270 constitutes the refereed complaints of the twentieth Scandinavian convention on picture research, SCIA 2017, held in Tromsø, Norway, in June 2017.

The 87 revised papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 133 submissions. The contributions are based in topical sections on background of SCIA; movement research and 3D imaginative and prescient; trend detection and popularity; computer studying; snapshot processing and functions; function extraction and segmentation; distant sensing; scientific and biomedical picture research; faces, gestures and multispectral analysis.

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Download Hands-On Deep Learning with TensorFlow by Dan Van Boxel PDF

By Dan Van Boxel

Key Features

  • Explore a variety of chances with deep studying and achieve notable insights from info utilizing Google's brainchild-- TensorFlow
  • Want to profit what extra will be performed with deep studying? discover quite a few neural networks with the aid of this accomplished guide
  • Rich in strategies, complicated consultant on deep studying that may provide you with historical past to innovate on your environment

Book Description

Dan Van Boxel's Deep studying with TensorFlow relies on Dan's best-selling TensorFlow video path. With deep studying going mainstream, making feel of information and getting actual effects utilizing deep networks is feasible. Dan Van Boxel may be your consultant to exploring the chances with deep studying; he'll assist you comprehend information like by no means ahead of. With the potency and ease of TensorFlow, it is possible for you to to procedure your info and achieve insights that would switch the way you examine data.

With Dan's information, you are going to dig deeper into the hidden layers of abstraction utilizing uncooked facts. Dan then indicates you numerous complicated algorithms for deep studying and numerous examples that use those deep neural networks. additionally, you will the best way to teach your computer to craft new good points to make feel of deeper layers of data.

In this publication, Dan stocks his wisdom throughout themes resembling logistic regression, convolutional neural networks, recurrent neural networks, education deep networks, and excessive point interfaces. With the aid of novel useful examples, you'll turn into an ace at complicated multilayer networks, photo attractiveness, and beyond.

What you are going to learn

  • Set up your computing atmosphere and set up TensorFlow
  • Build uncomplicated TensorFlow graphs for daily computations
  • Apply logistic regression for category with TensorFlow
  • Design and teach a multilayer neural community with TensorFlow
  • Intuitively comprehend convolutional neural networks for photo recognition
  • Bootstrap a neural community from easy to extra exact models
  • See the best way to use TensorFlow with different varieties of networks
  • Program networks with SciKit-Flow, a high-level interface to TensorFlow

About the Author

Dan Van Boxel is a knowledge scientist and computer studying engineer with over 10 years of expertise. he's so much famous for Dan Does info, a YouTube livestream demonstrating the ability and pitfalls of neural networks. He has built and utilized novel statistical types of computer studying to themes equivalent to accounting for truck site visitors on highways, commute time outlier detection, and different parts. Dan has additionally released study articles and provided findings on the Transportation learn Board and different educational journals.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started
  2. Deep Neural Networks
  3. Convolutional Neural Networks
  4. Recurrent Neural Networks
  5. Wrapping Up

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Download Spatio-Temporal Databases: Complex Motion Pattern Queries by Marcos R. Vieira,Vassilis J. Tsotras PDF

By Marcos R. Vieira,Vassilis J. Tsotras

This short provides numerous new question processing recommendations, referred to as complicated movement trend queries, in particular designed for terribly huge spatio-temporal databases of relocating gadgets. The short starts with the definition of versatile trend queries, that are strong as a result of integration of variables and movement styles. this is often by way of a precis of the expressive energy of styles and adaptability of trend queries. The short then current the Spatio-Temporal trend process (STPS) and density-based development queries. STPS databases comprise hundreds of thousands of files with information regarding cellphone calls and are designed round mobile towers and locations of curiosity. Density-based development queries seize the combination habit of trajectories as teams. numerous assessment algorithms are provided for locating teams of trajectories that stream jointly in house and time, i.e. inside of a predefined distance to one another. ultimately, the short describes a regularly occurring framework, known as DivDB, for diversifying question effects. new review tools, in addition to numerous latest ones, are defined and proven within the proposed DivDB framework. The potency and effectiveness of the entire proposed advanced movement trend queries are verified via an intensive experimental review utilizing actual and artificial spatio-temporal databases. This transparent review of recent question processing suggestions makes Spatio-Temporal Database a beneficial source for pros and researchers learning databases, info mining, and trend recognition.

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Download Latent Variable Analysis and Signal Separation: 12th by Emmanuel Vincent,Arie Yeredor,Zbyněk Koldovský,Petr PDF

By Emmanuel Vincent,Arie Yeredor,Zbyněk Koldovský,Petr Tichavský

This ebook constitutes the complaints of the twelfth foreign convention on Latent Variable research and sign Separation, LVA/ICS 2015, held in Liberec, Czech Republic, in August 2015. The sixty one revised complete papers offered – 29 accredited as oral shows and 32 permitted as poster shows – have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from a variety of submissions. 5 certain themes are addressed: tensor-based equipment for blind sign separation; deep neural networks for supervised speech separation/enhancement; joined research of a number of datasets, info fusion, and similar themes; advances in nonlinear blind resource separation; sparse and occasional rank modeling for acoustic sign processing.

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Download Instant OpenCV Starter by Jayneil Dalal,Sohil Patel PDF

By Jayneil Dalal,Sohil Patel

In Detail

In the electronic age of picture and video sharing, the necessity for computing device imaginative and prescient is at an all time excessive. have a look round you and you may see that desktop imaginative and prescient is being carried out all over. it really is getting used in vehicles, social networking websites, and in numerous different fields resembling scientific technology, robotics, protection, domestic automation, etc. this can be the place OpenCV comes into the image. OpenCV is the world's preferred open resource desktop imaginative and prescient library with greater than 500 optimized algorithms for photo and video analysis.

Instant OpenCV Starter is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor to help you comprehend the significance of desktop imaginative and prescient in genuine lifestyles in addition to many of the various features of the OpenCV library through small programming initiatives with uncomplicated, specified explanations.

This publication is helping rookies speedy research OpenCV to enforce numerous desktop imaginative and prescient similar initiatives. you are going to first comprehend the significance and functions of machine imaginative and prescient in actual existence. After that, you'll how one can arrange OpenCV, by means of a sequence of functional programming tasks to get you accustomed to numerous services within the OpenCV library.

The ebook also will specialise in the use of OpenCV in a number of striking initiatives comparable to detecting limitations in a given snapshot, hiding a picture in a special snapshot to transmit mystery info (known as picture steganography) in addition to do real-time video processing.

Instant OpenCV Starter will train you ways to put in and use the OpenCV library for numerous basic machine imaginative and prescient comparable tasks.


Get to grips with a brand new expertise, comprehend what it really is and what it may well do for you, after which get to paintings with crucial beneficial properties and tasks.A useful, fast, and hands-on advisor for Python builders and hobbyists who are looking to start with computing device imaginative and prescient with OpenCV.

Who this publication is for

This publication is superb for builders, hobbyists, and scholars new to laptop imaginative and prescient who're trying to get an excellent grounding in how one can use the OpenCV library. It’s assumed that you'll have a few easy event in C/C++ programming.

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Download Multi-disciplinary Trends in Artificial Intelligence: 9th by Antonis Bikakis,Xianghan Zheng PDF

By Antonis Bikakis,Xianghan Zheng

This ebook constitutes the refereed convention lawsuits of the ninth foreign convention on Multi-disciplinary traits in man made Intelligence, MIWAI 2015, held in Fuzhou, China, in November 2015.

The 30 revised complete papers awarded including 12 brief papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from eighty three submissions. The papers characteristic a variety of subject matters overlaying wisdom illustration, reasoning, and administration; multi-agent platforms; facts mining and desktop studying; computing device imaginative and prescient; robotics; AI in bioinformatics; AI in protection and networks; and different AI applications.

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