Lecture 9: Constraints: Visual Object Recognition

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Description: We consider how object recognition has evolved over the past 30 years. In alignment theory, 2-D projections are used to determine whether an additional picture is of the same object. To recognize faces, we use intermediate-sized features and correlation.

Instructor: Patrick H. Winston

Related Resources

Prof. Winston wrote about the Rumpelstiltskin principle, which was briefly mentioned in this lecture, in the Slice of MIT blog.