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Title Handbook of Fingerprint Recognition, 2nd ed with DVD 
Author Maltoni, D  Publisher
Category Forensic Science  Year
Price 79.95  ISBN
Notes About this book Written with the same formula that made the success of the first edition, the book includes the most recent state-of-the-art techniques in the field Provides enhanced and updated chapters covering sensor technology, performance evaluation, standards, and securing fingerprint systems The accompanying DVD contains FVC2004 DB Covers all the major topics, concepts and methods for fingerprint security systems With their proven distinctiveness and stability over time, fingerprints continue to be the most widely used anatomical characteristic in systems that automatically recognize a person's identity. This markedly enhanced second edition provides in-depth coverage of the recent advances and practices in fingerprint recognition. Readers will find comprehensive and authoritative coverage of all the major concepts, topics, and systems and security issues associated with fingerprint recognition systems. Written with the same formula that made the success of the first edition, this unique professional reference includes state-of-the-art techniques in fingerprint matching, and covers developments in sensor technology, performance evaluation, international standards, and system security. Features & Benefits: * Covers the latest research in fingerprint recognition algorithms and techniques * Reviews recent guidelines for scanner quality evaluation and certification, and provides examples of new fingerprint sensors * Provides introductory material on all components and modules of a fingerprint recognition system * Covers evaluations of fingerprint recognition algorithms and interoperability, including: FpVTE, MINEX, FVC2004 and FVC2006 * Integrates numerous supporting graphs, tables, charts, and performance data *Examines the design of secure fingerprint systems * Supplies an extensive annotated bibliography of citations and literature sources. * Contains helpful chapter overviews and summaries and consistent notation, for ease of use and accessibility * Includes a DVD containing the FVC2004 (NEW), FVC2002 and FVC2000 fingerprint databases (full versions) and a demo version of SFinGe (for synthetic fingerprint image generation) The revised edition of this indispensible reference, written by leading international researchers, covers all critical aspects of fingerprint security systems and technology. It is an essential resource for all security and biometrics professionals, researchers, practitioners, developers, and systems administrators, and can serve as an easy-to-read reference for a graduate course on biometrics. Key Topics * Fingerprint individuality * Fingerprint sensing * Biometric fusion * Synthetic fingerprint generation * Minutiae detection * Fingerprint system security * Performance evaluation * Feature extraction, matching, and indexing Written for: Researchers, professionals, practitioners Keywords: Biometrics Feature extraction and matching Indexing Sensor technology Standards