Encyclopedia of Biometrics

2009 Edition
| Editors: Stan Z. Li, Anil Jain

Intrinsic Direction of Fingerprint

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-73003-5_401

A unique direction that is defined by the global direction variations of a fingerprint itself. It should be possible to compute it from different fingerprints of the same finger.

 Fingerprint Features

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