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The Japanese Female Facial Expression (JAFFE) Dataset

Lyons, Michael; Kamachi, Miyuki; Gyoba, Jiro

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	10 Japanese female expressers
	7 Posed Facial Expressions (6 basic facial expressions + 1 neutral)
	Several images of each expression for each expresser 
	213 images total
	Each image has averaged semantic ratings on 6 facial expressions by 60 Japanese viewers
	Resolution 256x256 pixels
	8-bit grayscale
	Tiff format, no compression
	Documentation: README_FIRST.txt and the articles linked below

The image dataset was planned and assembled by Michael Lyons, Miyuki Kamachi, and Jiro Gyoba, at Kyushu University, Japan.

The JAFFE images may be used for non-commercial scientific research under certain terms of use, which must be accepted to access the data.

The following article describes the JAFFE images and how they were photographed:
Michael J. Lyons, Miyuki Kamachi, Jiro Gyoba.
Coding Facial Expressions with Gabor Wavelets (IVC Special Issue)

The following article gives some historical background about JAFFE:
Michael J. Lyons
Excavating "Excavating AI": The Elephant in the Gallery</dc:description>
  <dc:description>The images are provided at no cost for non-commercial scientific research only. If you agree to the conditions listed below, you may request access to download.</dc:description>
  <dc:subject>facial expression images</dc:subject>
  <dc:subject>image datasets</dc:subject>
  <dc:subject>facial expression recognition</dc:subject>
  <dc:subject>facial expression cognition</dc:subject>
  <dc:title>The Japanese Female Facial Expression (JAFFE) Dataset</dc:title>
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