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Towards Real-Life Facial Expression Recognition Systems

BENTA, K.-I. See more information about BENTA, K.-I. on SCOPUS See more information about BENTA, K.-I. on IEEExplore See more information about BENTA, K.-I. on Web of Science, VAIDA, M.-F. See more information about VAIDA, M.-F. on SCOPUS See more information about VAIDA, M.-F. on SCOPUS See more information about VAIDA, M.-F. on Web of Science
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Author keywords
facial expression recognition, affective computing, feature extraction, classification, database

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recognition(74), facial(70), computing(20), pattern(19), emotion(16), analysis(15), automatic(14), affective(14), image(12), zhang(10)
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Date of Publication: 2015-05-31
Volume 15, Issue 2, Year 2015, On page(s): 93 - 102
ISSN: 1582-7445, e-ISSN: 1844-7600
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4316/AECE.2015.02012
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Facial expressions are a set of symbols of great importance for human-to-human communication. Spontaneous in their nature, diverse and personal, facial expressions demand for real-time, complex, robust and adaptable facial expression recognition (FER) systems to facilitate the human-computer interaction. The last years' research efforts in the recognition of facial expressions are preparing FER systems to step into the real-life. In order to meet the before-mentioned requirements, this article surveys the work in FER since 2008, particularly adopting the discrete states emotion model in a quest for the most valuable FER works/systems. We first present the new spontaneous facial expression databases and then organize the real-time FER solutions grouped by spontaneous and posed facial expression databases. Then automatic FERs are compared and the cross-database validation method is presented. Finally, we outline FER system open issues to meet real-life challenges.

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