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Human Pose Regression with Residual Log-likelihood Estimation

@article{Li2021HumanPR,
  title={Human Pose Regression with Residual Log-likelihood Estimation},
  author={Jiefeng Li and Siyuan Bian and Ailing Zeng and Can Wang and Bo Pang and Wentao Liu and Cewu Lu},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2107.11291}
}
  • Jiefeng Li, Siyuan Bian, +4 authors Cewu Lu
  • Published 2021
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
Heatmap-based methods dominate in the field of human pose estimation by modelling the output distribution through likelihood heatmaps. In contrast, regressionbased methods are more efficient but suffer from inferior performance. In this work, we explore maximum likelihood estimation (MLE) to develop an efficient and effective regression-based methods. From the perspective of MLE, adopting different regression losses is making different assumptions about the output density function. A density… Expand

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