## Recognition without Correspondence using Multidimensional Receptive Field Histograms (2000)

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@ARTICLE{Schiele00recognitionwithout,

author = {Bernt Schiele and James L. Crowley},

title = {Recognition without Correspondence using Multidimensional Receptive Field Histograms},

journal = {International Journal of Computer Vision},

year = {2000},

volume = {36},

pages = {31--50}

}

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. The appearance of an object is composed of local structure. This local structure can be described and characterized by a vector of local features measured by local operators such as Gaussian derivatives or Gabor filters. This article presents a technique where appearances of objects are represented by the joint statistics of such local neighborhood operators. As such, this represents a new class of appearance based techniques for computer vision. Based on joint statistics, the paper develops techniques for the identification of multiple objects at arbitrary positions and orientations in a cluttered scene. Experiments show that these techniques can identify over 100 objects in the presence of major occlusions. Most remarkably, the techniques have low complexity and therefore run in real-time. 1. Introduction The paper proposes a framework for the statistical representation of the appearance of arbitrary 3D objects. This representation consists of a probability density function or jo...

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