Algorithmic Principles of Remote PPG

  title={Algorithmic Principles of Remote PPG},
  author={Wenjin Wang and Albertus C. den Brinker and Sander Stuijk and Gerard de Haan},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering},
This paper introduces a mathematical model that incorporates the pertinent optical and physiological properties of skin reflections with the objective to increase our understanding of the algorithmic principles behind remote photoplethysmography (rPPG). The model is used to explain the different choices that were made in existing rPPG methods for pulse extraction. The understanding that comes from the model can be used to design robust or application-specific rPPG solutions. We illustrate this… 

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