Beyond the eye of the beholder: on a forensic descriptor of the eye region

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    Abstract

    The task of forensic facial experts is to assess the likelihood whether a suspect is depicted on crime scene images. They typically (a) use morphological analysis when comparing parts of the facial region, and (b) combine this partial evidence into a final judgment. Facial parts can be considered as soft biometric modalities and in recent years have been studied in the biometric community. In this paper we focus on the region around the eye from a forensic perspective by applying the FISWG feature list of the eye modality. We compare existing work from the soft biometric perspective based on a texture descriptor with our approach.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publication23rd European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2015
    PublisherIEEE Signal Processing Society
    Pages779-783
    Number of pages5
    ISBN (Print)978-0-9928626-3-3
    Publication statusPublished - Sep 2015
    Event23rd European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2015 - Nice, France
    Duration: 31 Aug 20154 Sep 2015
    Conference number: 23
    http://www.eusipco2015.org/

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    PublisherIEEE Signal Processing Society

    Conference

    Conference23rd European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2015
    Abbreviated titleEUSIPCO
    CountryFrance
    CityNice
    Period31/08/154/09/15
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    Keywords

    • SCS-Safety
    • EWI-26479
    • FISWG
    • METIS-315040
    • IR-98378
    • Forensic Facial Recognition
    • eye modality

    Cite this

    Zeinstra, C. G., Veldhuis, R. N. J., & Spreeuwers, L. J. (2015). Beyond the eye of the beholder: on a forensic descriptor of the eye region. In 23rd European Signal Processing Conference, EUSIPCO 2015 (pp. 779-783). IEEE Signal Processing Society.