A Survey of the State-of-the-Art of Fingerprint Classification

K.S. Jeyalakshmi and T. Kathirvalavakumar

In this digital era, authentication is essential for each and everything. Authentication process uses fingerprint as the best biometric because of its ease of use and uniqueness. Fingerprint classification plays a major role in any fingerprint matching system. This paper reveals the state-of-the-art of some fingerprint classification methods. In this paper, various methods used for feature extraction and fingerprint classification are analyzed.

Volume 11 | 04-Special Issue

Pages: 1593-1602