Efficient Iris-Region Normalization for a Video Surveillance System

  • Jin Ok Kim
  • Bong Jo Joung
  • Chin Hyun Chung
  • Jun Hwang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3597)


An efficient approach for iris recognition is presented in this paper. An efficient iris region normalization consists of a doubly polar coordinate and noise region exclude. And then a Haar wavelet transform is used to extract features from iris region of normalized. From this evaluation, we obtain iris code of small size and very high recognition rate. This effort is intended to enable a human authentication in small embedded systems, such as an integrated circuit card.


Iris Region Haar Wavelet Equal Error Rate False Reject Rate High Recognition Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jin Ok Kim
    • 1
  • Bong Jo Joung
    • 2
  • Chin Hyun Chung
    • 2
  • Jun Hwang
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of MultimediaDaegu Haany UniversityGyeongsangbuk-doKorea
  2. 2.Department of Information and Control EngineeringKwangwoon UniversitySeoulKorea
  3. 3.Division of Information and Communication Eng.Seoul Women’s UniversitySeoulKorea

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