International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP)

ISSN: 2074-9074 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9082 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJIGSP Vol.11, No.11, Nov. 2019

Real-Time Face Recognition with Eigenface Method

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Ni Kadek Ayu Wirdiani, Tita Lattifia, I Kadek Supadma, Boy Jehezekiel Kemanang Mahar, Dewa Ayu Nadia Taradhita, Adi Fahmi

Index Terms

Biometrics;real-time recognition;face recognition;eigenface method; Euclidean distance


Real-time face image recognition is a face recognition system that is done directly using a webcam camera from a computer. Face recognition system aims to implement a biometrics system as a real-time facial recognition system. This system is divided into two important processes, namely the training process and the identification process. The registration process is a process where a user registered their name in a system and then registers their face. Face data that has been registered will be used for the next process, namely the identification process. The face registration process uses face detection using the OpenCV library. The feature extraction process and introduction to the recognition system use the Eigenface method. The results of this study found that, the Eigenface method is able to detect faces accurately up to 4 people simultaneously. The greater the threshold value will result in a greater value of FRR, while there isn’t any FAR value found from different thresholds. The level of lighting, poses, and facial distance from the camera when training and testing the face image heavily influences the use of the eigenface method.

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Ni Kadek Ayu Wirdiani, Tita Lattifia, I Kadek Supadma, Boy Jehezekiel Kemanang Mahar, Dewa Ayu Nadia Taradhita, Adi Fahmi, " Real-Time Face Recognition with Eigenface Method", International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP), Vol.11, No.11, pp. 1-9, 2019.DOI: 10.5815/ijigsp.2019.11.01


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