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Increasing Performance of Fingerprint Recognition Systems Using Reconstruction of Ridge Lines Methods

  • Georgy Kukharev
  • Edward Pòłrolniczak
Conference paper

Abstract

The paper compares methods can be used for increasing recognition rate of fingerprint recognition systems using idea of reconstructing ridgelines. Some of methods useful for that purpose can be found in literature. The paper proposes such methods for increasing recognition rate in connection with image enhancement methods. There is also discussed influence of global image enhancement methods for reconstruction of ridge lines in the digital fingerprint image and the assertion is introduced that performance of recognition of fingerprint ridge lines can’t be performed without preceding global image enhancement stage.

Keywords

Reconstruction Method Image Enhancement Gabor Filter Fingerprint Image Ridge Line 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Georgy Kukharev
    • 1
  • Edward Pòłrolniczak
    • 1
  1. 1.Szczecin University of Technology, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technologyul.Żołnierska 49

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