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Title: Method for analyzing a palm print for the identification of an individual using Gabor analysis
Authors: Zhang, David D.
Kong, Wai-kin Adams
Subjects: Palmprint identification
Skin surface
Texture features
Issue Date: 16-Dec-2008
Source: US Patent 7,466,846 B2. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 2008.
Abstract: A method of palmprint identification includes obtaining an image of a portion of an inner surface of a hand of an individual. A sub-image of skin surface within a defined area of the inner surface of the hand of obtained from the image. The sub-image is analyzed to obtain texture data for the skin surface with the defined area. The texture data is compared to reference information in a database.
Rights: Assignee: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Type: Patent
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