Measurement Techniques

, Volume 40, Issue 9, pp 844–846 | Cite as

Automated fingerprint system

  • N. M. Parshin
General Problems in Metrology and Measurement Technology


The methods considered for the concise description and rapid comparison of fingerprints are used in an automated fingerprint system. The main feature of the proposed comparison algorithm, i.e., that it can be easily run on parallel computers, means that fingerprints can be processed rapidly.


Singular Point Local Characteristic Local Coordinate System Concise Description Mutual Transformation 
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