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Labeled Faces in the Wild: A Survey [chapter]

Erik Learned-Miller, Gary B. Huang, Aruni RoyChowdhury, Haoxiang Li, Gang Hua
2016 Advances in Face Detection and Facial Image Analysis  
In 2007, Labeled Faces in the Wild was released in an effort to spur research in face recognition, specifically for the problem of face verification with unconstrained images.  ...  We also review the cross cutting topic of alignment and how it is used in various methods.  ...  The views and conclusions  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-25958-1_8 fatcat:nqmzsok4lvd55mqgxwp67towcu

A New Approach to Network Decomposition Problems [chapter]

Alexander Rubchinsky
2017 Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics  
This book series features volumes composed of selected contributions from workshops and conferences in all areas of current research in mathematics and statistics, including operation research and optimization  ...  More information about this series at  ...  The close involvement with the product and personal communication has been a key differentiating feature of direct selling when compared to Acknowledgements The study has been funded by the Russian Academic  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-56829-4_10 fatcat:oll4dy6vcjhlta2j65qpf4tnra

Odour discrimination in mice with perturbed granule cells, assayed by automated behavioural testing

Janine Kristin Reinert
The thesis has been written by myself using the references and resources indicated. Any work of other has been appropriately marked. The work has been conducted under the supervision of Prof. Dr.  ...  For complete statistical analysis refer to Supplementary Figure 26 26 Analysis of the discrimination time.  ...  Figure 40 40 Representative confocal images of shRNA expression in animals used for behavioural analysis of odour discrimination.  ... 
doi:10.11588/heidok.00026967 fatcat:vobysfs6x5b35doiy75j5n3rbu

Whole Issue

Diana Villanueva-Romero
2019 Ecozon@  
For her, the "town becomes the image of a haunted place" (61), as we see deformed children and graves on the side of the road in a town devastated, for years, by pollutants.  ...  The issue also includes critical analysis of a wide variety of texts such as Pilar Andrade's analysis of the nuclear imaginary in fiction and non-fiction texts, Kenneth Toah Nsah's environmentally-informed  ...  With a growing public and academic interest in climate and environmental storytelling and a considerable body of works for the readership to peruse, this companion could not have come at a better time.  ... 
doi:10.37536/ecozona.2019.10.2.3361 fatcat:4wgmhdcdjrfvlmdgzihpvyx2lm

The normativity of nature: morality, variability and kinship in the gamete exchange

Lucia Ariza
Looking at such investments, and making use of the notion of normativity, the thesis makes a contribution to the study of kinship and reproductive technologies from a material perspective.  ...  This overarching question is answered through the focus on three key problems.  ...  Among the first category, it lists: 'fingerprint verification, finger image analysis, iris recognition, retina analysis, face recognition, outline of hand patterns, ear shape recognition, body odour detection  ... 
doi:10.25602/gold.00008169 fatcat:ydnbdxwajrgynmwnmv72e2veay

Wiring the Microbial Web of Earth – New Approaches for Scalable Computational Prediction of Interpretable Microbial Ecosystem Structure

Janko Tackmann
However, these approaches typically do not account for a variety of artifacts, including for instance shared ecological and environmental dependencies.  ...  Throughout the last decade, many methods have been proposed for the statistical prediction of ecological interactions.  ...  Availability of data and materials Short read sequencing data used for GlobalBodysites can be downloaded from the NCBI Sequencing Read Archive database [29] using the accession numbers provided in Additional  ... 
doi:10.5167/uzh-189835 fatcat:vqsodeuzvfalzfatui4pyk2hxm

2015 Jahresbericht Annual Report

Registernummer Amtsgericht, Saarbrücken Hrb, Vorsitzender Des Aufsichtsrates, Ing, Jähnichen Stefan, Raimund Geschäftsführung, Seidel, Meißner Heike, Gesellschafter
The organizers would like to express their gratitude to the participants and the Schloss Dagstuhl team for a productive and exciting seminar. We thank Prof.  ...  We would like to thank Dagmar Glaser and the staff at Schloss Dagstuhl for their continuous support and great hospitality which was the basis for the success of this seminar. Acknowledgements.  ...  algorithms and statistical methods for data analysis.  ... 

Chennai Ponnuga Da (Chennai's young women) : an ethnographic study of the everyday life experiences and perspectives of young women in a hostel in ChennaiChennai Ponnuga Da (Chennai's young women) : an ethnographic study of the everyday life experiences and perspectives of young women in a hostel in Chennai [article]

Josephine Varghese, University Of Canterbury
In this thesis, I employ a feminist poststructuralist approach to study the perspectives and experiences of young migrant women living in a hostel in Chennai as they navigate competing discourses on womanhood  ...  street harassment; dowry; relationships, sex and marriage; and practices and ideals of beauty.  ...  Thus, young women whose appearance deviated from the norm (through skin colour, weight or presentation) often faced judgement and consequently alienation.  ... 
doi:10.26021/10412 fatcat:qeyir2i5wbc5hbkrgkty7ie7de

The end of enchantment? Childhood remembered and hyperrealised. A critical analysis of contemporary women's nostalgia in Aoteaora/New Zealand [article]

Kaye Cederman, University Of Canterbury
Grace's engagement with Baudrillard's theorisation as a basis for gender analysis crucially informs my reading of women's nostalgias in this context.  ...  To apply critical cultural theory and gender analysis to life in Aotearoa/New Zealand in the last five years means recognising the changes wrought by the contemporary face of late capitalism including  ...  Melancholy rifts the subject, marking a limit to what it can accommodate.  ... 
doi:10.26021/4743 fatcat:3wdsjk2a5jeuxny64f2ygvsx74

Stories of contemporary Métis identity in British Columbia : 'troubling' discourses of race, culture, and nationhood [article]

Gabrielle Monique Legault
through a refusal to identify with particular discourses.  ...  Employing methods such as Critical Discourse Analysis and Narrative Analysis, participant narratives as well as the scholarly, legal, and political texts that inform contemporary constructions of 'Métis  ...  So, I was really aware of growing up-, the racism and discrimination, and the extent to which Aboriginal people were faced with that, but not just racism in particular, but any kind of discrimination.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0339946 fatcat:bo4andvn65afznz4siik5rgvcu

Okâwîmâwaskiy : regenerating a wholistic ethics

Katherine Walker
For generations, Cree Elders and other Indigenous philosophers on iyiniwi-ministik (North America) have recognized that revitalizing concepts of ourselves from within our Indigenous knowledges can bring  ...  In effect, wîhtikow politics or a colonial, dehumanizing and consumptive-driven politics has eaten away at a wholistic Cree ethical understanding of ourselves and relationships with others.  ...  On the critical side, it does bring into focus the degradation and destruction of the environment as well as the historic discrimination and oppression of women.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0398723 fatcat:gy2u5ie7x5d4vgiqp6mhf5n2iu