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How to make matching by minutiae

asked 2014-01-06 10:31:47 -0600

galimjan gravatar image

I'm doing the fingerprint recognition system, I'm stuck on matching part, I extracted minutiae, for each minutiae got their x,y position and orientation. Now, I don't know how to match two fingerprint image, how to know that two images belong one person. Here are minutiae extracted images: image description

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I also read this one:

But, can anyone give me detail solution? thanks.

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Hi galimjan, how did you manage to extract minutiae' x,y position and euclidean distance? I am just looking for a way to do it in Open CV, would you kindly point me in the direction where I can get code to retrieve minutiae x, y positions and their euclidean distance?

muithi gravatar imagemuithi ( 2014-10-22 08:34:30 -0600 )edit

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answered 2017-04-06 15:13:09 -0600

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First, convert the minutiea coordinates to a MatOfKeyPoint, then compute the (e.g. ORB) descriptors with a DescriptorExtractor. Now you can match them with a BFMatcher with e.g. knn.

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LBerger gravatar imageLBerger ( 2017-04-06 15:29:21 -0600 )edit

Hi hammu, can you help me the way to do how to convert minutiae coordinates into keypoint. I already have minutiae coordinates but I have difficulties how to match process. Thank you.

sajim gravatar imagesajim ( 2017-06-19 05:13:17 -0600 )edit

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