Classification and Indexing Approaches for Identification

  • Bir Bhanu
  • Xuejun Tan
Part of the Kluwer International Series on Biometrics book series (KISB, volume 1)

Abstract

As shown in Figure 1.6(a), in an identification system, the input is a query fingerprint, the system tries to answer the question: are there any fingerprints in the database, which resemble the query fingerprint? In this chapter, we are dealing with the identification problem. We present a comparison of two key approaches for fingerprint identification. These approaches are based on:
  1. 1)

    Classification followed by verification;

     
  2. 2)

    Indexing followed by verification.

     

Keywords

Veri IllY 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bir Bhanu
    • 1
  • Xuejun Tan
    • 1
  1. 1.University of California at RiversideUSA

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