Retinal Image Processing in Biometrics

  • Rostom KachouriEmail author
  • Mohamed Akil
  • Yaroub Elloumi
Part of the Series in BioEngineering book series (SERBIOENG)


In this chapter, retinal image processing will be addressed as a Hidden Biometric modality. Considered as safe modalities, the retinal vascular network provide a unique pattern for each individual since it does not change throughout the life of the person. In addition, the retina offers a high level of recognition, which makes it suitable for high security applications thanks to its universality, its invariability over time and its difficulty to falsify.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rostom Kachouri
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohamed Akil
    • 1
  • Yaroub Elloumi
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Gaspard Monge Computer Science LaboratoryESIEE-Paris, University Paris-EstMarne-la-ValléeFrance
  2. 2.Medical Technology and Image Processing Laboratory, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of MonastirMonastirTunisia
  3. 3.ISITCom Hammam-Sousse, University of SousseSousseTunisia

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