Effects of JPEG XR Compression Settings on Iris Recognition Systems

  • Kurt Horvath
  • Herbert Stögner
  • Andreas Uhl
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6855)


JPEG XR is considered as a lossy sample data compression scheme in the context of iris recognition techniques. It is shown that apart from low-bitrate scenarios, JPEG XR is competitive to the current standard JPEG2000 while exhibiting significantly lower computational demands.


Equal Error Rate Biometric System Lossy Compression Iris Recognition Pixel Block 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kurt Horvath
    • 1
  • Herbert Stögner
    • 1
  • Andreas Uhl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of CEITCarinthia University of Applied SciencesAustria
  2. 2.Department of Computer SciencesUniversity of SalzburgAustria

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