Can a Smile Reveal Your Gender?

  title={Can a Smile Reveal Your Gender?},
  author={Piotr Tadeusz Bilinski and Antitza Dantcheva and Francois Bremond},
  journal={2016 International Conference of the Biometrics Special Interest Group (BIOSIG)},
Automated gender estimation has numerous applications including video surveillance, human computer-interaction, anonymous customized advertisement and image retrieval. Most commonly, the underlying algorithms analyze facial appearance for clues of gender. In this work, we propose a novel approach for gender estimation, based on facial behavior in video-sequences capturing smiling subjects. The proposed behavioral approach quantifies gender dimorphism of facial smiling-behavior and is… CONTINUE READING