A Genetic Algorithm for Fingerprint Matching based on an Integrated Measure

Sheng, W. and Harmer, K. and Howells, W.G.J. and Fairhurst, M.C. and Deravi, F. (2008) A Genetic Algorithm for Fingerprint Matching based on an Integrated Measure. In: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (IEEE CEC 2008), part of 2008 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI 2008), June 2008, Hong Kong. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

In this paper, we develop a fingerprint matching method which operates by first introducing an integrated measure, which combines two different matching criteria based on heterogeneous features. We then devise a genetically guided algorithm to optimise the integrated measure for simultaneous fingerprint alignment and verification. The proposed method is evaluated through experiments conducted on two public domain collections of fingerprint images and compared with related work, with very encouraging results

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics (see also: telecommunications) > TK7880 Applications of electronics (inc industrial & domestic) > TK7882.B56 Biometrics
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Engineering and Digital Arts > Image and Information Engineering
Depositing User: J. Harries
Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2009 12:39
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2009 14:51
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/13305 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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