12 years 11 months ago
Fingerprint classification based on subclass analysis using multiple templates of support vector machines
Fingerprint classification reduces the searching time of an automated fingerprint identification system. Since fingerprints have properties of intra-class diversities and inter-cla...
Jun-Ki Min, Jin-Hyuk Hong, Sung-Bae Cho
90views Education» more  CORR 2010»
13 years 1 months ago
Fast Pseudo-Random Fingerprints
Abstract. We propose a method to exponentially speed up computation of various fingerprints, such as the ones used to compute similarity and rarity in massive data sets. Rather the...
Yoram Bachrach, Ely Porat
13 years 2 months ago
Towards a Better Understanding of the Performance of Latent Fingerprint Recognition in Realistic Forensic Conditions
Abstract-- This work studies the performance of a stateof-the-art fingerprint recognition technology, in several practical scenarios of interest in forensic casework. First, the di...
Maria Puertas, Daniel Ramos, Julian Fiérrez...
157views more  PAMI 2007»
13 years 3 months ago
Pores and Ridges: High-Resolution Fingerprint Matching Using Level 3 Features
—Fingerprint friction ridge details are generally described in a hierarchical order at three different levels, namely, Level 1 (pattern), Level 2 (minutia points), and Level 3 (p...
Anil K. Jain, Yi Chen, Meltem Demirkus
136views more  IJPRAI 2008»
13 years 3 months ago
Comparison of ROC and Likelihood Decision Methods in Automatic Fingerprint Verification
The biometric verification task is to determine whether or not an input and a template belong to the same individual. In the context of automatic fingerprint verification the task...
Sargur N. Srihari, Harish Srinivasan
136views more  PAMI 2002»
13 years 3 months ago
On the Individuality of Fingerprints
Fingerprint identification is based on two basic premises: (i) persistence: the basic characteristics of fingerprints do not change with time; and (ii) individuality: the fingerpr...
Sharath Pankanti, Salil Prabhakar, Anil K. Jain
156views more  PAMI 1998»
13 years 3 months ago
Fingerprint Image Enhancement: Algorithm and Performance Evaluation
—A critical step in automatic fingerprint matching is to automatically and reliably extract minutiae from the input fingerprint images. However, the performance of a minutiae ext...
Lin Hong, Yifei Wan, Anil K. Jain
197views more  INFORMATICALT 2000»
13 years 4 months ago
Fingerprint Pre-Classification Using Ridge Density
Fingerprint ridge frequency is a global feature, which is most prominently different in fingerprints of men and woman, and it also changes within the maturing period of a person. T...
Algimantas Malickas, Rimantas Vitkus
105views more  TIFS 2008»
13 years 4 months ago
On the Assumption of Equal Contributions in Fingerprinting
With a digital fingerprinting scheme a vendor of digital copies of copyrighted material marks each individual copy with a unique fingerprint. If an illegal copy appears, it can be ...
Hans Georg Schaathun
150views more  TCSV 2008»
13 years 4 months ago
Robust Video Fingerprinting for Content-Based Video Identification
Video fingerprints are feature vectors that uniquely characterize one video clip from another. The goal of video fingerprinting is to identify a given video query in a database (DB...
Sunil Lee, Chang Dong Yoo