Accurate Localizations of Reference Points in a Fingerprint Image

  • Malay Kumar Kundu
  • Arpan Kumar Maiti
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6744)


Reference points play important role in the field of fingerprint recognition. It is mainly used for fingerprint classification and fingerprint matching. There are many methods proposed for fingerprint reference point detection like Poincare Index technique, Direction curvature technique etc. The purpose of this paper is to detect the reference points considering the uncertainty for imperfection of fingerprint reference point position.


Reference Point Orientation Image Fuzzy Reasoning Fingerprint Image Core Point 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Malay Kumar Kundu
    • 1
  • Arpan Kumar Maiti
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for soft computing ResearchIndian Statistical InstituteKolkataIndia

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