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Title: Method and apparatus for personal identification using palmprint and palm vein
Authors: Zhang, David D.
Lu, Guangming
Guo, Zhenhua
Luo, Nan
Issue Date: 24-Jul-2012
Source: US Patent 8,229,178 B2. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 2012.
Abstract: A method of personal identification includes switching between visible and near infrared light, acquiring palmprint image and palm vein image from a person under the visible and the near infrared light, extracting sub-images from the palmprint image and the palm vein image based on a region of interest, extracting multiple features from the sub-images, and matching the extracted multiple features with stored information in a database to authenticate the person.
Rights: Assignee: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Type: Patent
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