IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Direct gray-scale minutiae detection in fingerprints

Author(s): D. Maio ; D. Maltoni
Sponsor(s): IEEE Computer Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1997
Volume: 19
Page Count: 14
Page(s): 27 - 40
ISSN (CD): 2160-9292
ISSN (Paper): 0162-8828
DOI: 10.1109/34.566808
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Most automatic systems for fingerprint comparison are based on minutiae matching. Minutiae are essentially terminations and bifurcations of the ridge lines that constitute a fingerprint pattern.... View More

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