SELF ORGANIZING NEURAL NETWORK APPLICATION FOR SKIN COLOR SEGMENTATION

David González-Ortega, F. J. Díaz-Pernas, M. Antón-Rodríguez, M. Martínez-Zarzuela, I. de la Torre-Díez, J. F. Díez-Higuera, D. Boto-Giralda

Abstract

In this paper, we present a Fuzzy ART (Adaptive Resonance Theory) neural network application for skin color segmentation using the chromaticity components of the TSL color space. The Fuzzy ART networks deal with the stability-plasticity dilemma and they can be applied to color image segmentation, particularly to skin color segmentation. The developed application has three modes: parameter setting, skin color filter creation, and skin color filter performance. Many parameters can be tuned to create proper skin color filters from manually selected skin regions in an image. A skin color filter is a LUT (Look-Up Table) that gives each color in the RGB color space, one of two different outputs, skin or non-skin color. The performance of different skin color filters can be compared with the application. A skin color filter can be used to make robust real-time skin color segmentation in video sequences captured by a webcam.

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González-Ortega D., Antón-Rodríguez M., J. Díaz-Pernas F., Martínez-Zarzuela M., de la Torre-Díez I., F. Díez-Higuera J. and Boto-Giralda D. (2010). SELF ORGANIZING NEURAL NETWORK APPLICATION FOR SKIN COLOR SEGMENTATION . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Fuzzy Computation and 2nd International Conference on Neural Computation - Volume 1: ICNC, (IJCCI 2010) ISBN 978-989-8425-32-4, pages 425-428. DOI: 10.5220/0003083304250428


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@conference{icnc10,
author={David González-Ortega and M. Antón-Rodríguez and F. J. Díaz-Pernas and M. Martínez-Zarzuela and I. de la Torre-Díez and J. F. Díez-Higuera and D. Boto-Giralda},
title={SELF ORGANIZING NEURAL NETWORK APPLICATION FOR SKIN COLOR SEGMENTATION},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Fuzzy Computation and 2nd International Conference on Neural Computation - Volume 1: ICNC, (IJCCI 2010)},
year={2010},
pages={425-428},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003083304250428},
isbn={978-989-8425-32-4},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Fuzzy Computation and 2nd International Conference on Neural Computation - Volume 1: ICNC, (IJCCI 2010)
TI - SELF ORGANIZING NEURAL NETWORK APPLICATION FOR SKIN COLOR SEGMENTATION
SN - 978-989-8425-32-4
AU - González-Ortega D.
AU - Antón-Rodríguez M.
AU - J. Díaz-Pernas F.
AU - Martínez-Zarzuela M.
AU - de la Torre-Díez I.
AU - F. Díez-Higuera J.
AU - Boto-Giralda D.
PY - 2010
SP - 425
EP - 428
DO - 10.5220/0003083304250428