An Efficient Biocryptosystem Based on the Iris Biometrics

  • Ali Shojaee Bakhtiari
  • Ali Asghar Beheshti Shirazi
  • Babak Zamanlooy
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4872)


A new and efficient method for combining iris biometrics with custom cryptographic schemes to obtain an efficient biocryptosystem is proposed in this paper. Though the method structure is basically derived from a previously described biocryptosystem scheme, the introduction of new image processing methods alongside with efficient utilization of traditional methods show promising developments compared with the previous biocryposystem especially in the field of generating longer cryptographic key strings while keeping the system quality


Authentication system biocryptosystem error correction coding iris segmentation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ali Shojaee Bakhtiari
    • 1
  • Ali Asghar Beheshti Shirazi
    • 1
  • Babak Zamanlooy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Narmak, 16846, TehranIran

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