Facial expression recognition and synthesis based on an appearance model

  title={Facial expression recognition and synthesis based on an appearance model},
  author={Bouchra Abboud and Franck Davoine and M{\^o} Dang},
  journal={Sig. Proc.: Image Comm.},
This article addresses the issue of expressive face modelling using an active appearance model for facial expression recognition and synthesis. We consider the six universal emotional categories namely joy, anger, fear, disgust, sadness and surprise. After a description of the active appearance model (computed with 3 or only one PCA), we address the active appearance model contribution to automatic facial expression recognition. Then we propose a new method for analysis and synthesis allowing… CONTINUE READING
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