Lip Print Recognition Method Using Bifurcations Analysis

  • Krzysztof WrobelEmail author
  • Rafał Doroz
  • Malgorzata Palys
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9012)


The paper presents a method of automatic personal identification on the basis of an analysis of lip prints. The method is based on a new approach, in which each lip print is described by bifurcations. In order to extract bifurcations, a method for lip print pre-processing was proposed. The bifurcations obtained were compared with each other using the similarity coefficient developed for the needs of this study. The effectiveness of this coefficient was verified experimentally.


Biometrics Lip print Image pre-processing Bifurcations 


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  • Krzysztof Wrobel
    • 1
    Email author
  • Rafał Doroz
    • 1
  • Malgorzata Palys
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of SilesiaSosnowiecPoland

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